Frequently asked questions

On the hourly runs: yes
On the private tours: no, only cash payment to the driver or according to our prior arrangements (voucher or invoice)

Unfortunately not possible, but wheel chair can be stored at the departure point.

Yes – the train is equipped with canvas sheets that will protect you from rain and wind.
The driver is allowed to cancel the run in case of a storm.

It depends – small dogs are very welcome on board if they can stay under the benches or on one’s lap. On the other hand, big dogs are not permitted on board.

Yes – A short 10-minute stop is planned for each standard ride. Weather permitting, you may even buy a glass of wine.
When on a private ride, if desired it is possible to arrange for a stop at a winegrower’s cellar for wine tasting. Please include an extra hour.

No – trains can be boarded only from Cully or Lutry landing pier according to the timetable.

Trains depart from either Cully or Lutry landing piers. For more details, kindly see the « Getting here » tab.

Kindly see the « Getting here » tab for more details.

Yes – you can buy bottles of wine as well as souvenir glasses at either departure point. Plastic glasses are also available free of charge.

Cette semaine le train circulera mercredi et vendredi après-midi de Lutry, samedi de Cully, dimanche de Lutry. Ve. seulement à 13h30 et 15h00.
Diese Woche fährt den Touristenzug Mittwoch und Freitag Nachmittag von Lutry, Samstag von Cully, Sonntag von Lutry. Fr. nur um 13:30 und 15:00 Uhr.
This Week the Lavaux Express runs on Wednesday and Friday afternoon from Lutry, Saturday from Cully, Sunday from Lutry. Fri. only at 13:30 and 15:00.