There are 3 ways to get from Brig to Riederalp by train, cable car, taxi or car

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Train, gondola  •  42 min

  1. Take the train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Mörel 6-Y / ...
  2. Take the gondola from Mörel ARBAG to Riederalp Mitte 32-Y

$12 - $24

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Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brig to Riederalp 12.5 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Brig to Riederalp 12.5 miles

$2 - $4

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The distance between Brig and Riederalp is 8 km. The road distance is 20.1 km.

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The best way to get from Brig to Riederalp without a car is to train and gondola which takes 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 42 min to get from Brig to Riederalp, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brig to Riederalp is 20 km. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Brig to Riederalp.

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There are 626+ hotels available in Riederalp. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Brig to Riederalp.
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  • Distance: 4.8 miles
  • Duration: 42 min

What companies run services between Brig, Switzerland and Riederalp, Canton du Valais, Switzerland?

There is no direct connection from Brig to Riederalp. However, you can take the train to Mörel, take the walk to Mörel ARBAG, then take the gondola to Riederalp Mitte. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Riederalp.

Train operators
MGB
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Mörel
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
2nd Class Ticket
$4 - $5
1st Class Ticket
$7 - $9
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Cable car from Mörel ARBAG to Riederalp Mitte
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Other operators
Taxi from Brig to Riederalp
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Allg. Offizieller Taxistand
Phone
+41 58 386 99 99
Website
taxi-aletsch.ch
Mr. Toni Gemmet
Phone
+41 79 637 76 76

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