Chur Tourism - The Swiss Alpine City, Graubünden

Advent Shopping

Chur offers over 500 shops, a Christmas market and Christkindl market for an atmospheric shopping experience over the Christmas period. You will certainly find the right gifts for your loved ones here. And, thanks to longer shop opening hours and Sunday sales, you can enjoy more time shopping in the Advent season!


In the run-up to Christmas, you have more time to find Christmas gifts because of extended opening times on certain days, as well as Sunday sales.

Sunday Sales

15th December 2019 · 12 noon - 5 p.m.
22nd December 2019 · 12 noon - 5 p.m.

Free Travel with Special Ticket

Thanks to the Spezialbillett (special ticket), you can travel for free using public transport on the Rhäzüns-Chur, Landquart-Chur and Maienfeld-Chur routes when travelling to the Sunday sales in Chur.

Using the ticket: Show the öVSpezialbillett to staff on your out/return journeys. The ticket can be obtained from all of of the Chur Advent fliers, or can be downloaded here: » Download Special Ticket 

Just for Kids: Fairy Tale Bus
On both days of Sunday sales, the Märlibus will run once again. It invites all children to go on an exciting story tour while parents take care of shopping for Christmas gifts.

Departure from: upper Bahnhofstrasse, near the Museum of Art
Departure times: 1 pm, 2 pm, 3 pm, 4 pm

Free of charge!

Children who are waiting can get a Santa hat, which guarantees them a place on the next Märlibus. The hat can be obtained from 12:30 at the entrance of Bahnhofstrasse near the Museum of Art.

Extended Shopping Times

6th December · Night Shopping until 8pm
13th December · Night Shopping until 8pm
20th December · Night Shopping until 8pm

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