There are 7 ways to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Skopje by train, plane, bus or car

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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Train to Zurich, fly to Skopje  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Rapperswil to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Skopje (SKP) ZRH - SKP

$98 - $335

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Bus Durmo Tours  •  23 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from St. Gallen to Skopje

$90 - $140

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Train to Zurich, fly to Pristina, train  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Rapperswil to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Pristina (PRN) ZRH - PRN
  3. Take the train from Miradi e Poshtme to Skopje

Train, train to Mulhouse, fly to Skopje  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Rapperswil to Zürich HB
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  3. Fly from Mulhouse (MLH) to Skopje (SKP) MLH - SKP

$123 - $1,585

Bus Eurolines CH  •  28 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from St Gallen to Pristina
  2. Take the bus from Pristina to Skopje

$109 - $149

Train  •  31 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from St. Gallen to Buchs SG
  2. Take the train from Buchs SG to Beograd En
  3. Take the train from Belgrade to Skopje 335

$142 - $318

Drive  •  15 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Sankt Gallen to Skopje 1002.9 miles

$200 - $310

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Skopje is to bus which costs SFr 85 - SFr 130 and takes 23 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Skopje is to train and fly which costs SFr 90 - SFr 330 and takes 6 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from St. Gallen and arriving at Skopje. Services depart three times a week, and operate Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 23 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Canton of St. Gallen to Skopje. However, there are services departing from St. Gallen and arriving at Skopje via Buchs SG and Belgrade. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 50 min.

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The distance between Canton of St. Gallen and Skopje is 1115 km. The road distance is 1604.6 km.

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The best way to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Skopje without a car is to bus which takes 23 h 10 min and costs SFr 85 - SFr 130.

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It takes approximately 6 h 20 min to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Skopje, including transfers.

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Canton of St. Gallen to Skopje bus services, operated by Durmo Tours, depart from St. Gallen station.

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Map of how to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Skopje.
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  • Distance: 696.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 20 min

What companies run services between Canton of St. Gallen, Switzerland and Skopje, Macedonia?

Durmo Tours operates a bus from Sankt Gallen to Skopje 3 times a week. Tickets cost $90 - $140 and the journey takes 23 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Sankt Gallen to Skopje via Buchs SG, Beograd, and Belgrade in around 31 h 50 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zurich to Skopje via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Pristina via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Edelweiss Air
Website
flyedelweiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Skopje
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Zurich to Pristina
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Germania Flug AG
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Zurich to Skopje
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from Zurich to Pristina
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Zurich to Skopje via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zurich to Skopje via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Zurich to Pristina via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Mulhouse to Skopje
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $480
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 Rapperswil to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from St. Gallen to Buchs SG
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Buchs SG to Beograd
Ave. Duration
19 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trainkos
Phone
038 534 – 814
Email
info@trainkos.com
Website
trainkos.com
Train from Miradi e Poshtme to Skopje
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
trainkos.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $18
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $18
1st Class
$20 - $35
Thurbo
Phone
+41 71 554 00 00
Website
thurbo.ch
Train from St. Gallen to Buchs SG
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
thurbo.ch
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Belgrade to Skopje
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $110
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Bus operators
Durmo Tours
Website
durmotours.com
Bus from St. Gallen to Skopje
Ave. Duration
23 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Schedules at
durmotours.com.mk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from St Gallen to Pristina
Ave. Duration
25 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Book at
eurolines.ch
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Pristina to Skopje
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
ms.mk
Aurora Tours
Phone
(020) 601 602
Email
auroratoursnp@gmail.com
Website
auroratours.rs
Bus from Pristina to Skopje
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
auroratours.rs

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