Single tickets for one-way journeys are available at all TNW ticket machines, at the BVB Customer Service Centre, at the BLT ticket counter, via the TNW Tickets app, as well as at the SBB railway station. Children between the ages of 6 and 16 and half-fare travelcard holders pay a concessionary price for single tickets. Children under the age of 6 travel free of charge. The GA (Generalabonnement – general travelcard) is valid on BVB’s entire route network throughout Switzerland. Tickets authorize one-way travel within the period indicated from the point of departure to the destination in one direction only. The validity period is always printed on the ticket.
The short-distance ticket has a validity period of 30 minutes including any changes of lines. It is valid one way only. The ticket is valid for four stops or fare points after boarding.
You can also find more information and the prices from single tickets, here.
Information about transporting dogs:
Dogs are generally subject to the reduced 2nd class fare. Small dogs and other animals up to 30 cm shoulder height may be carried free of charge in transport boxes, baskets or other animal-friendly containers. You can find more information on taking dogs and small animals with you here (in german).
Special prices apply for groups of ten or more people. Group tickets must be ordered from a staffed ticket office at least two days before departure. We will be happy to advise you at our customer centre at Barfüsserplatz. Further information for groups of ten or more can be found here (in german).
Information about transporting bicycles:
Self-loading of bicycles is generally only possible outside of busy periods and provided there is sufficient space. The reduced 2nd class fare must always be paid for the bicycle. Bicycles of children under 6 years of age are transported free of charge. You can find more information about transporting bicycles here (in german).
TNW Ticket Machine Manual:
The manual for the TNW ticket machine can be found here (in German).