Mother's day train

The TPF's Vintage Train will take you and your family on a journey all the way to Châtel-St-Denis, in the heart of Veveyse ! On Sunday 10 May, start your journey with a tasty breakfast as you criss-cross the region aboard a vintage train. Next, hop on a bus to Corsier-sur-Vevey for a guided tour of Chaplin's World. Back aboard the train, dine as a family on a traditional Swiss fondue before tucking into the Gruyère region's famous dessert of meringue and double cream. Each Mum will receive a specially made gift on the return journey. 
Coronavirus: all Fondue Train are maintained and comply with the recommendations of the Federal Council. 


Call to make a reservation
(CHF 1.00/min.)



Adults: CHF 89.90
Children (aged up to 12): CHF 69.90
Children (aged up to 6 – no meal included): Free

Included : train journey from Bulle to Châtel-St-Denis and back, breakfast, fondue, meringue and double cream dessert, guided tour of Chaplin's World, bus journey from Châtel-St-Denis to Corsier-sur-Vevey and special Mother's Day gift.
Drinks are not included - Drinks menu

Special fare: no reductions for holders of a GA travelcard, half-fare travelcard or junior travelcard.

On the day of your excursion your ticket will cover all public transport within the Canton of Fribourg and the Broye vaudoise right up to the limits of the Frimobil zone.


Bookings may be made up to two days before the date of travel

  • Online
  • By telephone on 0900 320 320 (CHF 1.00/min.)
  • At the ticket offices at Fribourg, Bulle, Estavayer-le-Lac, Palézieux, Châtel-St-Denis or Romont

Gift voucher order / Groups of 20 or more


9:20: departure from Bulle, breakfast aboard the Vintage Train
10:13: arrival at Châtel-St-Denis, special bus service to Chaplin's World at Corsier-sur-Vevey (15-20 minute bus journey)
11:00 – 12:30: guided tour of Chaplin's World
13:00: return to Mother's Day Train on special bus service 
13:30: fondue served
14:41: departure of train from Châtel-St-Denis station; Mums receive special gifts
15:13: return to Bulle

Booking conditions

  • Tickets must be purchased by the day of the excursion; they will be checked by the hostess on the train.
  • If you have booked and paid within five days of the excursion, bring a copy of your receipt with you.
  • Cancellation and refund: if cancelled five or more days before the excursion, tickets will be fully refunded (a refund fee of CHF 5.00 per ticket will be charged). No refunds can be made for cancellations within five days of the excursion.
  • To cancel your reservation telephone +41 26 913 05 12 or e-mail train-retro(at)
  • When making their reservation, passengers may choose cold meat instead of fondue (charcuterie, rolled ham, salami, prosciutto, dried meat and carrot salad).
Coronavirus : in case of cancellation on the part of the customer, the general terms and conditions apply.

Works taking place in Bulle Station

Following the works taking place at Bulle station, a large number of parking spaces will be removed in the station area. For this reason, you are strongly advised to use public transport and to take advantage of the Frimobil provision to reach to your leisure destination. For this same reason, the timetable 2020 are subject to change.