Cruise on the River Aare


Experience the unique boat trip on the Aare and enjoy the idyllic scenery between Solothurn and Biel. The boats on the Aare run three times per day from Solothurn to Biel and vice versa from May to October.

The leisurely trip from Solothurn or Biel is a special experience. On the river trip, you can discover the storks in Altreu, the historic town of Büren an der Aare or experience the impressive lock trip in Port.

You can hire a boat exclusively for special events and large groups. From breakfast to a seminar on the water to a cosy aperitif. The special ambience is sure to make your event unforgettable. 

The boats on the Aare run from May to October.

Number of people
up to 200 people

1.5 to 3 hours
The journey from Solothurn to Biel takes approx. 3 hours.

Cruise incl. brunch CHF 78.00 per person
Boat hire for exclusive cruise on request.

You can round off the trip with a cosy breakfast, a lavish aperitif or coffee and cake. 

The landing stage for the scheduled boats is located in the suburbs, approx. 10 minutes' walk from the old town centre and the railway station. 

Good to know
The General Abonnement and Half-Fare travelcard are valid on the course boats.
Groups of 10 people or more benefit from a 30% group discount.

Are you planning a company trip and need accommodation, venues or a programme with activities? Solothurn Services will be happy to help you.