On Saturday 16 May 2015, travel to Vallorbe on the TEE to the biggest anniversary celebration exactly 100 years to the day since the Vallorbe–Frasne route opened.
On 16 May, the route between Vallorbe and Frasne went into operation with the construction of the Mont d’Or Tunnel. SBB Historic is represented at the anniversary celebration by the erstwhile icon of European rail traffic, the Trans Europ Express (TEE). From various starting points you travel on the original route via Lausanne to Vallorbe, where various festival activities for all ages await you. Prepare to be inspired by an impressive piece of railway history and a unique atmosphere.
Offer valid: 16 May 2015.G
Departure from Olten (board)
Departure from Biel/Bienne (board)
Departure from Neuchâtel (board)
Departure from Yverdon-les-Bains (board)
Departure from Lausanne (board)
Arrival in Vallorbe
Departure from Vallorbe
Arrival in Lausanne (alight)
Arrival in Yverdon-les-Bains (alight)
Arrival in Neuchâtel (alight)
Arrival in Biel/Bienne (alight)
Arrival in Olten (alight)
Journey by with the Trans Europ Express (TEE) based on the travel itinerary.
Refreshments according to offer 1 or 2.
50% discount on activities on site (iron and railway museum, caves of Vallorbe, military fort of Pré-Giroud and Jura Park).
SBB Historic guide tour.
Information and tips.
To plan your travel: timetable
Number of participants, min./max.: 100/210 people.
Board / alight options at Olten, Biel/Bienne, Neuchâtel, Yverdon-les-Bains and Lausanne stations (booking required).
Close of reservations: Friday, 15 May 2015.
Timetables and price specifications are subject to modifications.
Information on the event and detailed timetable can be found at sbbhistoric.ch.
Information about the rolling stock.
Trans Europ Express TEE (built in 1961).
They were once the kings of the European rail network and the epitome of sophisticated travel: the “Trans Europ Express” trains. The TEE was a four-voltage multiple unit that operated between various European cities. In the carefully restored luxury train with 210 seats you can make unusual journeys of discovery along with culinary flights of fancy.
You will find further information on the rolling stock at sbbhistoric.ch.