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There are 3 ways to get from Buchs to Steg by train or car

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Train via Zürich  •  4h 14m

  1. Take the train from Buchs Sg to Zuerich Hb Rjx / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Visp Ic8 / ...

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Train  •  6h 24m

  1. Take the train from Buchs SG to Chur Ir13
  2. Take the train from Chur to Brig

Drive  •  3h 21m

  1. Drive from Buchs to Steg 233.7 km

Buchs to Steg by train

146 Weekly Trains
4h 14m Average Duration
SFr 90 Cheapest Price
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The cost-effective way to get from Buchs to Steg is to drive, which costs SFr 29 - SFr 45 and takes 3h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Buchs to Steg is to drive which costs SFr 29 - SFr 45 and takes 3h 21m.

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No, there is no direct train from Buchs to Steg. However, there are services departing from Buchs Sg and arriving at Gampel-Steg via Zürich HB and Visp. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 14m.

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The distance between Buchs and Steg is 162 km. The road distance is 233.7 km.

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The best way to get from Buchs to Steg without a car is to train via Zürich which takes 4h 14m and costs SFr 90 - SFr 180.

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It takes approximately 4h 14m to get from Buchs to Steg, including transfers.

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Buchs to Steg train services, operated by Railjet, depart from Buchs Sg station.

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Buchs to Steg train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Visp station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Buchs to Steg is 234 km. It takes approximately 3h 21m to drive from Buchs to Steg.

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  • Distance: 162 km
  • Duration: 4h 14m

What companies run services between Buchs, Canton of St. Gallen, Switzerland and Steg, Canton du Valais, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Buchs to Steg via Zürich HB and Visp in around 4h 14m.

Train operators
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

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Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Buchs Sg to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 19 - SFr 28
Website
Railjet
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Buchs SG to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 70
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Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich HB to Visp
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 65 - SFr 120
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Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Buchs SG to Chur
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 19 - SFr 35
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Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Buchs Sg to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Glacier Express
Phone
+41 81 288 65 65
Email
info@glacierexpress.ch
Website
glacierexpress.ch
Train from Chur to Brig
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
glacierexpress.ch

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