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Duration 2h 43m
Distance 90.8 km
Average price SFr 69
Frequency 8/day

Trip overview

The average train between Zurich Airport (ZRH) and Pilatus Kulm takes 2h 43m and the fastest train takes 2h 20m. The train service runs several times per day from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Pilatus Kulm. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Zürich Flughafen
  2. Alpnachstad PB
  3. Pilatus Kulm
3h 3m
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SFr 40 - SFr 71

Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Pilatus Kulm train times

Trains run every four hours between Zurich Airport (ZRH) and Pilatus Kulm. The earliest departure is at 09:15 in the morning, and the last departure from Zurich Airport (ZRH) is at 13:15 which arrives into Pilatus Kulm at 15:35. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 43m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Pilatus Kulm? 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.

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No, there is no direct train from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Pilatus Kulm. However, there are services departing from Zürich Flughafen and arriving at Pilatus Kulm via Luzern and Alpnachstad PB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 3m.

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The distance between Zurich Airport (ZRH) and Pilatus Kulm is 57 km. The road distance is 90.8 km.

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Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Pilatus Kulm train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Zürich Flughafen station.

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Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Pilatus Kulm train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Pilatus Kulm station.

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There are 274+ hotels available in Pilatus Kulm. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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What companies run services between Zurich Airport (ZRH) and Pilatus Kulm?

You can take a train from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Pilatus Kulm via Luzern, Alpnachstad, and Alpnachstad PB in around 3h 3m.
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 26 - SFr 50

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 Zürich Flughafen to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 26 - SFr 50
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Alpnachstad PB to Pilatus Kulm
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 8 - SFr 16
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

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