We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Extraordinary trip through the mountains

We arrived from Milan en route to Zurich. Choose the longer, slower route because we had heard so... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Charleston, South Carolina
The Reason to Visit Tirano - Don't Miss It

Amazing scenic train ride to St.Moritz with views galore at every turn. Pray for a clear day and... read more

Reviewed October 1, 2018
Vail, Colorado
Read all 2,612 reviews
All photos (2,955)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“train ride”(18 reviews)
“st moritz”(43 reviews)
“first class”(8 reviews)
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Stazione Ferroviaria di Tirano, 23037, Tirano, Italy
+39 0342 706263
Reviews (2,612)
Filter reviews
143 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews train ride st moritz first class glacier express lake como sunny day red train panoramic windows once in a lifetime swiss alps stunning scenery panoramic train day trip alp grum snow capped mountains bucket list above sea level
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 143 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived from Milan en route to Zurich. Choose the longer, slower route because we had heard so much about the Bernina Express. It didn't disappoint. Lovely scenery! Our Eurail Pass was accepted with a slight charge, < 30 Euros.

Thank lloyd2300
Reviewed October 5, 2018

Traveling with my husband and another couple, we were ready to enjoy a relaxing train ride through the Alps. The air conditioning did not work, shades broken and constant alarms ringing in our train car spoiled the serenity of the Alps. It was unseasonably hot...More

1  Thank flyhighdi2018
Reviewed October 1, 2018

Amazing scenic train ride to St.Moritz with views galore at every turn. Pray for a clear day and enjoy the most beautiful mountain views ever.

Thank Ruhskis
Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

The train was a wonderful way to see the countryside as it weaves its way through the Swiss Alps. Relaxing

Thank Sue H
Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

I went up to st.moritz and the trip was fabulous. Years ago I also went on winter time and it was even better! Just GO!!!!

Thank antoniosQ4213LU
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful train ride over the Bernina pass, incredible scenery, good for taking nature pictures. Worth getting off in Poschiavo which is a small village on the Swiss side.

Thank Martina W
Reviewed August 19, 2018

I heard Bernina Express is a train with the best view, when I jump on train, it is true. I took the Bernina Express from Tirano to Chur. The panorama is magnificent and the train pass trough phenomenal view. I don't have much opportunity to...More

Thank Mulyoto P
Reviewed August 18, 2018

Tirano is the southern terminus of the Bernina Express. A fabulous, must-do expereince winding up and down amazing mountain railways through stunning scenery. The open air observation car which is attached to the back of many trains is a brilliant white knuckle ride.

Thank Philip H
Reviewed August 3, 2018

Swiss rail is a model of how railways should be run. Punctual, spotless with lots of information provided on the trains.

Thank Ronnie S
Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

One of the most spectacular train trips you could every do. There are two types of tickets though. The local train or the Bernina express. If you want luxury and glass windows that give you a full vista you need the Bernina express. But if...More

1  Thank James S
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 5 nearby hotels
Design Suite Tirano
6 reviews
.08 km away
Hotel Corona
446 reviews
.12 km away
Hotel Bernina
755 reviews
.22 km away
Albergo Meuble Stelvio
250 reviews
.30 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 45 nearby restaurants
Parravicini Restaurant & Wine Bar
287 reviews
.32 km away
Osteria Roncaiola
987 reviews
.84 km away
Contadi Gasparotti
295 reviews
.59 km away
Bistrot Merizzi
700 reviews
.17 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 19 nearby attractions
Museo Etnografico Tiranese
17 reviews
1.10 km away
Palazzo Salis e Museo Senza Frontiere
188 reviews
.46 km away
Santuario della Beata Vergine di Tirano
760 reviews
.99 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
September 9, 2018|
Response from Luca L | Reviewed this property |
Il trenino è ogni ora circa...devi guardare il sito per sicurezza! I biglietti puoi comprarli anche in stazione.
Google Translation
Caroline C
July 20, 2018|
Response from Rob W | Reviewed this property |
We did Tirano to St Moritz on the Bernini Express and it was absolutely wonderful. I don’t think it goes direct Zurich. I’m also unsure as to whether or not a Eurorail ticket includes the Bernini Express.
May 14, 2018|
Response from CristinaGiudici | Property representative |
please write to info @ treninorosso it
Google Translation