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There are 2 ways to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Einsiedeln Abbey by train or car

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Train  •  1h 39m

  1. Take the train from St. Gallen to Biberbrugg Ir

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Drive  •  1h 16m

  1. Drive from Sankt Gallen to Einsiedeln Abbey 82.2 km

SFr 9 - SFr 15

Canton of St. Gallen to Einsiedeln Abbey by train and walk

The journey time between Canton of St. Gallen and Einsiedeln Abbey is around 1h 28m and covers a distance of around 82 km. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 28m. Operated by Südostbahn, the Canton of St. Gallen to Einsiedeln Abbey service departs from St. Gallen and arrives in Einsiedeln Abbey. Typically 119 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 28m
Fastest journey time:
1h 28m
Services per week:
119
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:05
Last service departs at:
21:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Canton of St. Gallen to Einsiedeln Abbey train and walk schedules

Canton of St. Gallen → Einsiedeln Abbey
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Einsiedeln Abbey is 0041 58 463 00 00.

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The cheapest way to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Einsiedeln Abbey is to drive which costs SFr 9 - SFr 15 and takes 1h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Einsiedeln Abbey is to drive which costs SFr 9 - SFr 15 and takes 1h 16m.

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No, there is no direct train from Canton of St. Gallen to Einsiedeln Abbey. However, there are services departing from St. Gallen and arriving at Einsiedeln via Biberbrugg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 39m.

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The distance between Canton of St. Gallen and Einsiedeln Abbey is 45 km. The road distance is 82.2 km.

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The best way to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Einsiedeln Abbey without a car is to train which takes 1h 39m and costs .

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It takes approximately 1h 39m to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Einsiedeln Abbey, including transfers.

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Canton of St. Gallen to Einsiedeln Abbey train services, operated by Südostbahn, depart from St. Gallen station.

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Canton of St. Gallen to Einsiedeln Abbey train services, operated by Südostbahn, arrive at Biberbrugg station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Canton of St. Gallen to Einsiedeln Abbey is 82 km. It takes approximately 1h 16m to drive from Canton of St. Gallen to Einsiedeln Abbey.

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There are 62+ hotels available in Einsiedeln Abbey. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Einsiedeln Abbey.
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  • Distance: 44.5 km
  • Duration: 1h 39m

What companies run services between Canton of St. Gallen, Switzerland and Einsiedeln Abbey, Switzerland?

Südostbahn operates a train from St. Gallen to Biberbrugg hourly, and the journey takes 1h 14m.

Train operators
Südostbahn
Phone
+41 58 580 70 70
Email
info@sob.ch
Website
sob.ch
Train from St. Gallen to Biberbrugg
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Südostbahn
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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