Terms and conditions for filming & photography on SBB-owned property.

The following fees shall be charged if a filming/photography permit is granted.

List of fees for film/photo projects.

All prices plus VAT.
Stations Price half day in CHF Price whole day in CHF
Basel 700 1400
Berne 700 1400
Geneva C. 700
Lausanne 700
Lucerne 700
Winterthur 700
Zug 700
Zurich Stadelhofen 700
Zurich Flughafen 700
Zurich HB 1000 1400
All other stations 500 1000
On moving trains 300 600

All prices plus VAT.

The following services are included in the fees:

  • Research work requiring no more than 30 minutes.
  • Issuance of project approval document incl. final approval from the relevant departments.

The following services are not included in the fees:

  • Additional research, project location assessment, clarifications (150 francs per hour).
  • SBB employees accompanying photo/film crew (150 francs per hour per employee).
  • Provision of safety clothing and/or equipment for projects in high-risk areas.
  • Additional services such as electrical equipment, scaffolding, safety fences, cleaning, parking, cloakrooms, etc. will be billed at cost.
  • Train tickets for film/photo crew and others involved in projects taking place on board trains.

Thank your for your cooperation.

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