There are 4 ways to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Rhine Falls by train, bus or car

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Train, line 33 train  •  1h 29m

  1. Take the train from St. Gallen to Winterthur 5 / ...
  2. Take the line 33 train from Winterthur to Schloss Laufen am Rheinfall 33 / ...

SFr 17 - SFr 56

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Train  •  2h 10m

  1. Take the train from St. Gallen to Schaffhausen 8

SFr 17 - SFr 21

2 alternative options

Bus, line 33 train  •  1h 39m

  1. Take the bus from St. Gallen Lagerstrasse to Winterthur Genua-Savona-Basel / ...
  2. Take the line 33 train from Winterthur to Schloss Laufen am Rheinfall 33 / ...

SFr 39 - SFr 60

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Sankt Gallen to Rhine Falls 82.1 km

SFr 10 - SFr 16

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The cheapest way to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Rhine Falls is to drive which costs SFr 10 - SFr 16 and takes 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Rhine Falls is to drive which costs SFr 10 - SFr 16 and takes 53 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Canton of St. Gallen to Rhine Falls. However, there are services departing from St. Gallen and arriving at Schloss Laufen am Rheinfall via Winterthur. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 29m.

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The distance between Canton of St. Gallen and Rhine Falls is 80 km. The road distance is 82.1 km.

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The best way to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Rhine Falls without a car is to train and line 33 train which takes 1h 29m and costs SFr 17 - SFr 60.

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It takes approximately 1h 29m to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Rhine Falls, including transfers.

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Canton of St. Gallen to Rhine Falls train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from St. Gallen station.

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Canton of St. Gallen to Rhine Falls train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Schloss Laufen am Rheinfall station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Canton of St. Gallen to Rhine Falls is 82 km. It takes approximately 53 min to drive from Canton of St. Gallen to Rhine Falls.

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There are 264+ hotels available in Rhine Falls. Prices start at SFr 100 per night.

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Map of how to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Rhine Falls.
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  • Distance: 79.5 km
  • Duration: 1h 29m

What companies run services between Canton of St. Gallen, Switzerland and Rhine Falls, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Sankt Gallen to Rhine Falls via Winterthur and Schloss Laufen am Rheinfall in around 1h 29m.

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from St. Gallen to Winterthur
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 24 - SFr 45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Winterthur to Schloss Laufen am Rheinfall
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 7 - SFr 14
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity
Website
bahn.com
Train from St. Gallen(Ch) to Winterthur
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 13 - SFr 19
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from St. Gallen(Ch) to Winterthur
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Thurbo
Phone
+41 71 554 00 00
Website
thurbo.ch
Train from St. Gallen to Winterthur
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 10 - SFr 13
Website
Thurbo
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from St. Gallen to Schaffhausen
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 14 - SFr 19
Website
Thurbo
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
ExpressBus
Phone
+41 842 000 888
Email
info@expressbus.ch
Website
expressbus.ch
Bus from St. Gallen Lagerstrasse to Winterthur
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 23 - SFr 35
Website
ExpressBus

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