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as a guest for 3 days and up you get a free card witch includes also all Appenzeller Bahan... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
sara s
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Israel
Local Train is an experience to treasure

A trip to this small town is well worth the time. Take the high speed train, to the urban train and... read more

Reviewed April 12, 2018
MikeandDiana0424
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Tampa, Florida
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

as a guest for 3 days and up you get a free card witch includes also all Appenzeller Bahan routes. you can travel anywhere - other small villages and even cable cars are reachable with this train. during your route other trains can be seen...More

Thank sara s
ab_appenzellerbahnen, Leiterin Markt & Produkte at Appenzeller Bahnen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear visitor thanks a lot for your positive feedback and we hope you enjoyed your visit a lot. Best regards Appenzeller Bahnen

Reviewed April 12, 2018

A trip to this small town is well worth the time. Take the high speed train, to the urban train and tour the countryside. When you get to this town, you will be taken in by the beauty and simplicity of it all. Well maintained...More

2  Thank MikeandDiana0424
Reviewed January 4, 2018

This neat little train took us right to the end of the track in Waussern for the Ebenalp cable car, which was right across the roadway.

1  Thank george b
Reviewed October 15, 2017

Not only can you reach most places in the canton using the railways, it is also a pleasure to cruise through the landscapes, cross rivers on high bridges and the like. Enjoy.

Thank haktus
ab_appenzellerbahnen, Leiterin Markt & Produkte at Appenzeller Bahnen, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2017

Dear haktus Thanks for your kind feedback about the Appenzeller Bahnen. We hope, you did enjoy your travel through our beautiful landscape and that you will visit us again soon. Yours sincerely Appenzeller Bahnen AG

Reviewed October 12, 2017

This "little red train" is a perfect way to travel between Appenzell and Gossau or Herisau to make connections to other cities. You can count on it being on time with the schedule.

Thank Dan C
ab_appenzellerbahnen, Leiterin Markt & Produkte at Appenzeller Bahnen, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2017

Dear Dan C Thanks for your kind feedback about the Appenzeller Bahnen. We hope, you did enjoy your travel through our beautiful landscape and that you will visit us again. Yours sincerely Appenzeller Bahnen AG

Reviewed August 9, 2017

Train service is great and never a bad view. One train we were on had to switch to a bus for a leg due to track work, and even that ran like clockwork.

Thank krisptoria
ab_appenzellerbahnen, Leiterin Markt und Produkte at Appenzeller Bahnen, responded to this reviewResponded August 11, 2017

Dear Krisptoria Wow - what a nice review. Thank you very much! We are glad that you enjoyed travelling on our train and on the bus aswell. We hope to see you soon again. Kind regards Appenzeller Bahnen

Reviewed June 21, 2017 via mobile

Visit to Äscher mit zug von Appenzell Sehr Ruhrgebied und gut. We walked from campingsite to Appenzell and with train to Hemisau and there we walked to Äscher ( tough) through the forest ,wildkirche and top and back with cablecar. It was heavy but great.

1  Thank Hillien B
ab_appenzellerbahnen, Leiterin Markt und Produkte at Appenzeller Bahnen, responded to this reviewResponded June 22, 2017

Dear Hillien B Thank you very much for travelling with the Appenzeller Bahnen and for your great review! Wie are pleased that you had a great time in the beautiful valley of Appenzell. Kind regards Appenzeller Bahnen

Reviewed May 5, 2017

Very pleasant narrow gauge railway linking the St. Gallen Bahnhof (Main train station) and Appenzell. Short walk to most shops, hotels and restaurants in the area.

Thank rachel e
ab_appenzellerbahnen, Leiterin Markt und Produkte at Appenzeller Bahnen, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2017

Dear Rachel Thank you very much for travelling with the Appenzeller Bahnen and for your review on TripAdvisor. We are pleased to hear that you recommend to travel by train from St.Gallen to Appenzell. We hope to welcome you soon again. Kind regards Appenzeller Bahnen

Reviewed September 29, 2016 via mobile

This is what call the rural "Hop-on Hop-off" bus/train. We used it to see the local countryside, to visit St Gallen, or to access the numerous mountain trams and villages. It is a lovely way to travel and you don't have to watch the road.

Thank woodmister
Reviewed September 8, 2016 via mobile

Great little train for getting out and about into the countryside. Runs every 30 minutes, stops many times all along the way, but good connecting transportation and scenic views of Appenzeller land. We took it to Wasseraun to connect with cable car to Ebenalp. Also...More

1  Thank Chinana
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Dear Summertravels2 Thank you for your interest in our railway company. We recommend you the following train rides: No. 1: Appenzell–St.Gallen–Appenzell (CHF 19.20 for an adult, CHF 9.60 for children from 6 to 16 or adults... More
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I think a pass for the two of you. We only stayed 2 nights so we used our Swiss Travel Pass. This is a very lId back, informal train. Never saw anyone checking passes.
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