Santa Claus Cruise

Santa Claus Cruise

6 December is Switzerland's Saint Nicholas Day. This year Santa Claus and his donkey have so many presents to carry, that they're having to come by boat. The Santa Claus Cruise departs at 14.00 hrs. from Bürkliplatz, from where the boat makes a short round trip on the lake.


Weekday Sunday


Door opens 13:55 h
Zürich Bürkliplatz dep 14:00 h
Zürich Bürkliplatz arr 15:25 h
The boat stops at various landing stages.  


Cruise excluding food and beverages (à la carte)

(from age 16)
CHF 8.80
(from age 6),
Half-Fare Travelcard
CHF 4.40

Tickets can be purchased from all ZVV sales points (including ticket machines) and on board.

Required ZVV ticket: Single ticket 110 + 140 + 150, day ticket 110 + 140, day ticket 110 + 150 or Zurich Card.

GA travelcard, GA travelcard for young adults and Children's Co-travelcard are valid.


All current menu and beverage cards for unique cruises can be found in the section "Menus".


MS Albis

The planned schedule of all our boats can be accessed online four to five days in advance.

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Thank you for your
understanding and support

Dear clients

We extend to you our sincere thanks for your understanding and patience at this most difficult and challenging time.
Due to the exceptional circumstances, we are currently not able to confirm any of our services with effect from 27 April 2020.

If we are regrettably obliged to cancel bookings, we will inform as early as possible the contact person responsible for your reservation.

We look forward to welcoming you on board again at the earliest opportunity.

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