There are 6 ways to get from Cham to Zürich by train, bus, night train, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Line 1 train, line 24 train  •  54 min

  1. Take the line 1 train from Cham to Zug 1 / ...
  2. Take the line 24 train from Zug to Zürich Enge 24 / ...

$16 - $30

5 alternative options

Line 5 train, line 200 bus  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the line 5 train from Steinhausen Rigiblick to Affoltern am Albis 5
  2. Take the line 200 bus from Affoltern a. A., Bahnhof to Zürich Enge, Bahnhof/Bederstr. 200

$18 - $30

Line 70 night train  •  33 min

  1. Take the line 70 night train from Cham to Zürich Enge 70

$16 - $30

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cham to Zürich 19.4 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Cham to Zürich 19.4 miles

$4 - $6

Uber  •  25 min

  1. Take an Uber from Cham to Zürich 19.4 miles

$60 - $85

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Cham and arriving at Zürich Enge. This train operates every day. The journey takes approximately 33 min.

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The distance between Cham and Zürich is 22 km. The road distance is 31.1 km.

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The best way to get from Cham to Zürich without a car is to line 1 train and line 24 train which takes 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 54 min to get from Cham to Zürich, including transfers.

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

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Cham to Zürich train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Zürich Enge station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cham to Zürich is 31 km. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Cham to Zürich.

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There are 501+ hotels available in Zürich. Prices start at $90 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cham to Zürich.
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  • Distance: 13.5 miles
  • Duration: 54 min

What companies run services between Cham, Switzerland and Zürich, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Cham to Zürich via Zug in around 54 min.

Train operators
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
Train from Cham to Zug
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zug to Zürich Enge
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Steinhausen Rigiblick to Affoltern am Albis
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Night train from Cham to Zürich Enge
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $30
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Affoltern a. A., Bahnhof to Zürich Enge, Bahnhof/Bederstr.
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Other operators
Uber Zurich
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cham to Zürich
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$60 - $85
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UberX
$60 - $85
Black
$120 - $170
Taxi from Cham to Zürich
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Bahnhoftaxi
Phone
+41 41 210 33 33
Ammer Taxi
Phone
+41 41 260 36 36
Website
aemmertaxi.com
Airport City Taxi
Phone
+41 41 211 11 11
Website
citytaxi-luzern.ch
Taxi Ernst Hess AG
Phone
+41 41 310 10 10
Website
hesstaxi.ch
Taxi 444 AG
Phone
+41 44 444 44 44
Website
taxi444.ch
Taxi 7x7
Phone
+41 44 777 77 77
Website
taxi7x7.ch
Taxi Frei AG
Phone
+41 44 363 22 66
Website
taxi-frei.ch

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