Pass opening times

The Alpine passes generally open from mid May to early June and close at the end of October. Opening times depend on weather conditions. It is advisable to check conditions on the passes before you start your journey, particularly in spring and autumn. Here you can find up-to-date information.

PostBus tours

No access to a car? No problem – PostBus will chauffeur you across the Alpine passes in total comfort. A selection of one-day tours are available and you will have plenty of time to enjoy the spectacular views from the passes. More info at


The Andermatt holiday region offers suitable accommodation for all tastes. Find more information at or contact us by phone at +41 (0)41 888 71 00. We will be delighted to help you find the right accommodation.

Grand Tour of Switzerland

Would you like to learn more? On the Grand Tour of Switzerland, the journey is the destination. The 1,600 km journey comprises four language regions, five Alpine passes, 11 UNESCO World Heritage Sites, two UNESCO biosphere reserves and 22 lakes. The Andermatt holiday region, along with the Gotthard and Furka passes, are part of the Grand Tour.