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

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Train to Zurich, fly to Skopje  •  6 h 33 min

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

$104 - $334

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Bus Durmo Tours  •  23 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from St. Gallen to Skopje

$90 - $130

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Train to Zurich, fly to Pristina, train  •  8 h 30 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 52 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

$122 - $1,584

Bus Eurolines CH  •  28 h 30 min

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

$105 - $145

Train  •  31 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from St. Gallen to Buchs SG 4
  2. Take the train from Buchs SG to Wien Hbf Rj
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Beograd D
  4. Take the train from Belgrade to Skopje 335

$221 - $436

Drive  •  15 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Sankt Gallen to Skopje 1002.9 miles

$200 - $310

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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 100 - SFr 340 and takes 6 h 33 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, Wien Hbf and Belgrade. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 38 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 33 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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Canton of St. Gallen to Skopje train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from St. Gallen station.

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The best way to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Skopje is to bus which takes 23 h 10 min and costs SFr 85 - SFr 130. Alternatively, you can train, which costs SFr 220 - SFr 440 and takes 31 h 38 min.

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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 33 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 - $130 and the journey takes 23 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Sankt Gallen to Skopje via Buchs SG, Wien Hbf, Beograd, and Belgrade in around 31 h 38 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zurich to Skopje via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Pristina via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Edelweiss Air
Website
flyedelweiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Skopje
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Zurich to Pristina
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 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, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from Zurich to Pristina
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Zurich to Skopje via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Pristina via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Zurich to Skopje via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 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
4 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Mulhouse to Skopje
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
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
$19 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
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
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Buchs SG to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $150
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
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
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
Südostbahn
Website
sob.ch
Train from St. Gallen to Buchs SG
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
sob.ch
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
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Beograd
Ave. Duration
11 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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 - $100
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 - $130
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
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
auroratours.rs

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The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Skopje Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 5 min.

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Canton of St. Gallen to Skopje bus services, operated by Durmo Tours, arrive at Skopje station.

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Canton of St. Gallen to Skopje train services, operated by Macedonian Railways (MZ), arrive at Skopje station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Canton of St. Gallen to Skopje is 1605 km. It takes approximately 15 h 30 min to drive from Canton of St. Gallen to Skopje.

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Germania Flug AG, Edelweiss Air, Swiss and four other airlines offer flights from Zurich Airport to Skopje Airport.

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There are 619+ hotels available in Skopje. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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