Central Railroad Station, Bern

3.3
Shopping Mall · Hidden Gem · Architectural Building
Gain access to other parts of Switzerland, France, Germany and Italy via Central Railroad Station, a historic station constructed between 1858 and 1860 and rebuilt and renovated several times. Operated by Swiss Federal Railways, the country's second-largest train station offers tourist information as well as other services like ticketing and currency exchange. Its large glass exterior stands out, and the inside resembles an airport terminal with modern amenities. In addition to transportation options, the station is known for its shopping center, featuring more than 70 shops that are open daily, even after other shops in the station have closed. Plan my day in Bern using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.
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  • That’s right- I visited this place. For me, it’s the transfer point from Zurich, where I arrive, to the Berner Oberland, where I hike. I’ve transferred here a number of times. It is a bit tricky...  more »
  • Unreal and it all works smoothly, so close to the old city, just across the road. So many sandwich- type outlets, good quality, for your journey or just for snacks. Spotlessly maintained.  more »
  • I passed through the Bern Central Railroad Station a few times during my stay here. It has three levels and many shops and small restaurants. It can be very crowded and busy here so I would not...  more »

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