OPC

There will be an OPC when paying by credit card if the booked trip starts in one of the following countries: Switzerland (CH), Germany (DE), Belgium (BE), Finland (FI), Netherlands (NL), Great Britain (GB), Ireland (IE), Poland(PL), Denmark (DK), Hungary (HU), Portugal (PT) and Czech Republic (CZ). The OPC amounts to 1.65% of the ticket price, and is capped at a maximum of CHF30 (EUR25 / GBP20/PLN 110/DKK 190/HUF 7`700/CZK 680). The OPC is issued for all traffic areas and booking classes.

No additional OPC will be charged when booking insurance or an advanced seat reservation, in the event of later additional payments when changing a booking, on tickets for infants (under 2 years of age) or Miles & More award tickets.

The OPC is non-refundable in the event that a booking is cancelled.

  • Departure

    Switzerland, Germany, Belgium, Finland, Netherlands, Portugal, Ireland, United Kingdom, Poland, Denmark, Hungary and Czech Republic

  • OPC

    1.65% of the ticket price / maximum CHF30/ EUR 25/ GBP 20/ PLN 110/ DKK 190/ HUF 7`700/ CZK 680

Purchase ticket without OPC

There are various options for purchasing tickets without OPC:

  • The OPC does not apply to various non-credit card payments at the SWISS Ticket Office or to a travel agent and for following forms of payment when purchasing tickets through swiss.com, depending on the country of departure:
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Belgium
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Czech Republic
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Denmark
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Finland
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Germany
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Hungary
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Ireland
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Netherlands
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Poland
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Portugal
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Switzerland
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United Kingdom
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