Steam Sausage Excursion Train

Unique and certainly the high point to remember of any holiday. From early June we’re cooking! Wednesdays and Saturdays are Sausage Laggard days and this opportunity is not to be missed. At the intermediate stop at Planalp the locomotive-driver will serve sausages from the locomotive’s original steam kettle. The conductor has our patent «rack rail» bread and included is a bottle of soft drink nonalcoholic.

Every Wednesday:
10.00 a.m. departure from Brienz
10.32 a.m. arrival in Planalp
Stop with saussages
11.12 a.m. departure from Planalp
11.43 a.m. arrival Rothorn Kulm

Return travel is via any scheduled service from Rothorn Kulm.

Every Saturday:
12.58 p.m. departure from Brienz
1.24 p.m. arrival in Planalp
Stop with saussages
2.29 p.m. departure from Planalp
2.57 p.m. arrival Rothorn Kulm

Return travel is via any scheduled service from Rothorn Kulm.

Price (excl. train journey):

CHF 15.00 per person in addition to the regular ticket (also for children).

It is best to buy your ticket directly online to have a guaranteed place:

«A Brienzer-Rothorn-day keeps the doctor away»

Markus Weissmüller

«Tradition, enthusiasm, deceleration, steam and pure nature - this is unique and unforgettable!»

Andrea Bangerter
Human Resources

«A trip up to Rothorn is a must with multiple pleasures!»

Markus Geisseler

«A delicious Rothorn rösti on the terrace with a wonderful view over the lake. Simply satisfied.»

Daniel Schädeli
Head of infrastructure

«The desserts at the mountain hotel - mhhh they are delicious.»

Bruno Zurbuchen
Head of roll material

«With our train to the most beautiful hiking area.»

Ruedi Gautschi

«Let others work and ride the steam train! Have a good trip, a beautiful day, with the best view.»

Irène Wernli
Counter Brienz

«The mighty mountain range, the rich nature and the unique Lake Brienz - you can see it all at the Brienz Rothorn Railway.»

Vivienne Niedermann
Counter Brienz

«The view from Rothorn over lake Brienz is just magical every time»

Jeff Kneubühler

«Always checking the pressure carefully - otherwise it can be critical and we will have an unplanned stop»

Ueli Fischer
Train driver

«My job is out of the ordinary. Visit me and I'll show you!»

Roland Wenger
Station Rothorn Kulm

«A wonderful trainride from the bottom to the top.»

Heri Heimann

«Even after 100 rides- you always discover something new.»

Rosmarie Neiger

«A ride with our steam train is an experience of technical and scenic delights.»

Martin Biber
Guest care

«The BRB never gives up.»

Beat Leuenberger

«Every ride is unique- I enjoy it every time!»

Andreas von Allmen

«Steam and smoke do not only bring my heart lough!»

Stefanie Aebersold

«The railway, the mountains, the people and the animals - all this guarantees an unforgettable experience.»

Rahel Furrer

«With diesel, fuel oil or coal - we drive for the guest's well-being.»

Lieni Pitschi

«With the steam train as 125 years ago on top of the Brienzer Rothorn - up there almost whole Switzerland lays down to your feet»

Peter Flück
Board of Directors

«Every ride on the Brienzer Rothorn is unique, impressive and different. Pure pleasure - soul gasoline.»

Katrin Nägeli-Lüthi
Board of Directors

«With tradition in the future.»

Ueli Zimmermann
Head of operation

«Nature, History, Technology and "the fireplace always up front"»

Kurt Amacher

«Since 1892 only income in the summer season. A big challenge but very exciting!»

Pascal Suter
Head of Management Services

«I love my job!»

Thomas Trachsel

«After the trip to the Rothorn, the beautiful view over the turquoise blue Lake Brienz awaits me - simply brilliant

Thomas Germann

«A shovel at Kobi Peters' house lasts until the first kilometer.»

Chrigel Flück

«I have the most beautiful job when the weather is nice and the guests are in a good mood.»

Thomas Brunner


Brienz Rothorn Bahn AG
3855 Brienz
Tel. +41 (0)33 952 22 22
E-mail: info(at)