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Below you will find answers to the most frequently asked questions about visiting the Swiss Museum of Transport,

Age recommendation

Minimum age recommended for daytime movies at the filmtheatre, for the planetarium and for the Swiss Chocolate Adventure: 6 years

Getting there

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The museum, planetarium, filmtheater and Swiss Chocolate Adventure are wheelchair accessible.

Tickets for the Swiss Chocolate Adventure should be reserved the previous day over the telephone or purchased online. Learn more

(041 375 75 75 /

Admission fees

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Obtaining cash

A Raiffeisenbank cash dispenser is located at the main entrance to the Swiss Museum of Transport.

Luggage / lockers

Lockers are available in the entrance area.
Deposit: CHF 2.00

Opening times

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Car parking

There is plenty of car parking around the museum. Please observe the parking signs! In addition, there are two disabled parking bays directly opposite the main entrance.


If you bring your own food and drink, they may be consumed in the grounds but not in the exhibition halls or restaurants.



Two wheelchairs are available on loan – prior reservation necessary
(041 375 75 75 or
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Charge points for electric vehicles

Three electric vehicle rapid charge points are provided by the entrance of the museum at Lidostrasse 5. The maximum parking time for charging is 90 minutes (see information).


Dogs are not allowed in the museum; however, dog boxes are available.


Filming and photography is permitted in all visitor-accessible areas (with the exception of the Filmtheatre and Planetarium). The photographs may be used for private purposes; otherwise please contact us.

Means of payment

Currencies: CHF and EUR. Change is given in CHF
Reka Cheques: accepted, no change is given
Credit cards: MasterCard, VISA, American Express, EC, Maestro, myOne, Postcard