WLANWant to avoid expensive roaming and Wi-Fi costs? Here are some tips on how to enjoy low-cost surfing in Switzerland if you have a device that is WLAN-enabled or has a network connection.
Public Wireless LAN
Public Wireless LAN enables you to surf with your notebook, mobile phone or tablet at more than 1,700 hotspots in Switzerland. Surfing is charged on an hourly, daily or monthly basis.
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Many hotels and, in the meantime many restaurants and companies too, offer free access. At the airports in Zurich and Geneva you can now also surf free of charge for one hour.
Mobile hotspots can be purchased or rented together with a prepaid SIM card and permit unlimited mobile surfing on up to five devices (mobile phones, notebooks, tablets).
With a Travelers Wifi Mobile Hotspot, tourists can enjoy unlimited 4G LTE data access throughout Switzerland – and share their portable WiFi with up to 10 devices! The pocket-size WiFi device can be delivered to the hotel of your choice or picked up at the Zurich airport. Starting from CHF 6.00 a day. travelerswifi.com
Free WiFi at stations
SBB offers you free Internet access at several train stations. In addition to free access to "SBB-FREE", you can also get the latest news and useful information about the station, such as the shops' opening hours and current events at the station. Connect to the "SBB-FREE" WiFi network and register online.
Visit sbb.ch/wifi for more information.
You can go online for free at the following stations: