COVID-19 Travel restrictions may apply in Switzerland. Learn More.
Duration 3h 12m
Distance 135.2 km
Average price SFr 110
Frequency 15/day

Trip overview

The average train between Zug and Kandersteg takes 3h 12m and the fastest train takes 3h 9m. There is a train service every few hours from Zug to Kandersteg. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Line 5 train, train

  1. Zug
  2. Zürich HB
  3. Kandersteg
4h 13m
Bookable on Rome2rio
SFr 78 - SFr 140

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Zug to Kandersteg? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions are being lifted in Switzerland. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Switzerland.

Learn More.

No, there is no direct train from Zug to Kandersteg. However, there are services departing from Zug and arriving at Kandersteg via Zürich HB and Spiez. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 13m.

More details

The distance between Zug and Kandersteg is 99 km. The road distance is 135.2 km.

Get driving directions

Zug to Kandersteg train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Zug station.

More details

Zug to Kandersteg train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Spiez station.

More details

Book your Zug to Kandersteg train tickets online with Omio and Omio.

Search and book

There are 409+ hotels available in Kandersteg. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

More details

What companies run services between Zug and Kandersteg?

You can take a train from Zug to Kandersteg via Zürich HB and Spiez in around 4h 13m.
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 18 - SFr 35

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zug to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 18 - SFr 35
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich HB to Spiez
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 45 - SFr 80
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

Get the Rome2rio app

Find the best way to get from A to B, anywhere in the world, on your mobile or tablet.

Compare your options: plane, train, bus, car, ferry, bike share, driving and walking directions all in one search.

Learn more about our apps