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Duration 1h 1m
Distance 38.7 km
Average price SFr 45
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Zug and Lachen takes 1h 1m and the fastest train takes 49 min. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Zug to Lachen. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.
1h 1m
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SFr 20 - SFr 36

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No, there is no direct train from Zug to Lachen. However, there are services departing from Zug and arriving at Lachen via Thalwil. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 1m.

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The distance between Zug and Lachen is 25 km. The road distance is 38.7 km.

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

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

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There are 58+ hotels available in Lachen. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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What companies run services between Zug and Lachen?

You can take a train from Zug to Lachen via Thalwil in around 1h 1m.
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 12 - SFr 23

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 Thalwil
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 12 - SFr 23
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Thalwil to Lachen
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 7 - SFr 14
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zug to Pfäffikon SZ
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 60
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

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