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A journey through time aboard the historic train

  • When:
    autunno
  • Suitable for: All

A unique opportunity to travel on a vintage train

Sunday 20th September, Sunday 4th October and Sunday 11th October


Three opportunities to experience a journey in an atmosphere of yesteryear aboard a historic train composed of the 1963 ABDe 6/6 electric train and two AB4 wagons from 1923.
A plunge into the past on the route between Locarno and Camedo.

You can choose between different ticket offers: from the one-way ticket to the day ticket.

A unique travel experience born from the partnership between our railway and SEFT (Società Esercizio Ferroviario Turistico).

Timeschedule

Route Departure time Arrival time Arrival time
Locarno - Camedo 10.07 11.02  
Camedo - Locarno 11.57 13.02
Locarno - Camedo 14.07 15.02
Camedo - Locarno 15.54 16.48

Prices for travelling on the ABDe 6/6 electric train

Tickets available Price Additional information and travel tips
Simple ride
1st Class
10 CHF You can combine Arcobaleno ticket to travel in the opposite direction with a regional train (running according to the official timetable). For hiking enthusiasts, you can return from Camedo to Intragna on foot along the ancient Via del Mercato.
Round Trip 1st Class 20 CHF Alternatively, it is possible to book the outward journey on the historic wagon and the return journey on the electrictrain (or vice versa).
Day card
2nd class
 
20 CHF      With the day card you can make all the trips during the day. The limited number of daily cards issued guarantees a seat on each race, without having to reserve a seat.

Prices for travelling in a historic AB4 wagon from 1923

Tickets available Price Additional information and travel tips
Simple ride
2nd Class
14 CHF You can combine Arcobaleno ticket to travel in the opposite direction with a regional train (running according to the official timetable). For hiking enthusiasts, you can return from Camedo to Intragna on foot along the ancient Via del Mercato.
Round Trip
2nd Class
28 CHF Alternatively, it is possible to book the outward journey on the historic wagon and the return journey on the electrictrain (or vice versa).
  • Price includes seat reservation
  • Seats are not numbered
  • Children between 6 and 16 years old travel with 50% discount
  • Children under 6 years of age travel for free if they do not hold a seat.
  • Dogs travel with 50% discount and cannot use seats
  • Junior and Accompanied Children's Card, AG, half price, Arcobaleno tickets and Arcobaleno passes are not valid on journeys made by the historic train.
  • Tickets purchased are not refundable or exchangeable with other tickets.

Special tickets and day passes are only valid on historic trains and are not valid on regional or international trains.

LIMITED NUMBER OF SEATS. IT IS RECOMMENDED TO BOOK WELL IN ADVANCE.

Where to buy

Tickets can be purchased directly from

La Biglietteria FART
Piazza Stazione 3, CH-6601 Muralto
Tel. +41 (0)91 751 87 31
e-mail: labiglietteria@centovalli.ch

Opening times
Monday - Friday 08:30 - 17:30
Saturday 08:30 - 12:30 / 13:40 - 17:10
Sunday and festivities CLOSED

Tickets can also be ordered by telephone (T. +41 (0)91 751 87 31) or by email labiglietteria@centovalli.ch

ABDe 66 1963

The ABDe 6/6 electric train from 1963
The electric train no.31 "Bern", together with its twin "Valais", was built in 1963 by Schindler TIBB and is equipped with 6 motors with an output of 540 kW per hour. The electric train offers 18 seats in 1st Class and 35 seats in 2nd Class, is 25 metres long and can travel at a maximum speed of 60 km/h.

interno vagoni 400 x 400

AB4 wagons from 1923
Built in 1923 by Carmine&Toselli, the wagons offer 6 seats in 1st Class and 38 seats in 2nd Class. Each wagon is 12 metres long. When you sit on board these vintage cars, you will be enchanted by the romantic and evocative atmosphere that makes a journey to discover an area rich in architectural works that tell the history of our railway even more pleasant. Just think of the Ruinacci Bridge and the Iron Bridge of Intragna.

Region and points of historical interest

The Ruinacci viaduct

The Ruinacci viaduct

The Ruinacci viaduct

The Ruinacci viaduct

The metal structure consists of three arches. The central arch has a span of 58 metres

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The steel bridge

The steel bridge

The steel bridge

The steel bridge

One of the most photographed parts of our railway

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The Roman bridge

The Roman bridge

The Roman bridge

The Roman bridge

The structure is one of the landmarks of the Centovalli

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Intragna

Intragna

Intragna

Intragna

In the narrow alleyways of the village you can discover typical stone houses, historical palazzi and all kinds of picturesque and atmospheric places

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The castle ruins

The castle ruins

The castle ruins

The castle ruins

The remains of the fortification of Tegna are situated in a 41,000 m2 park deep in the countryside.

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Stone bridge in the Val d’Ingiustria

Stone bridge in the Val d’Ingiustria

Stone bridge in the Val d’Ingiustria

Stone bridge in the Val d’Ingiustria

The stone bridge is the most striking stone structure on the route

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Locarno

Locarno

Locarno

Locarno

The city of a thousand faces offers experiences for every taste.

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Camedo

Camedo

Camedo

Camedo is the final station on our railway line on Swiss soil

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