There are 2 ways to get from Engelberg to Grindelwald by train or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Engelberg to Luzern 21-Y
  2. Take the train from Luzern to Interlaken Ost 470

$58 - $89

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Engelberg to Grindelwald 68 miles

$14 - $21

What companies run services between Engelberg, Obwalden, Switzerland and Grindelwald, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Engelberg to Grindelwald via Luzern and Interlaken Ost in around 4 h 24 min.

Train operators
Zentralbahn
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Train from Engelberg to Luzern
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Schedule at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Luzern to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Schedule at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Engelberg to Grindelwald?

The distance between Engelberg and Grindelwald is 36 km. The road distance is 109 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Engelberg to Grindelwald?

The cheapest way to get from Engelberg to Grindelwald is to drive which costs SFr 13 - SFr 20 and takes 1 h 36 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Engelberg to Grindelwald?

The quickest way to get from Engelberg to Grindelwald is to drive which takes 1 h 36 min and costs SFr 13 - SFr 20.

Is there a direct train between Engelberg and Grindelwald?

No, there is no direct train from Engelberg to Grindelwald. However, there are services departing from Engelberg and arriving at Grindelwald via Luzern and Interlaken Ost. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 24 min.

How long does it take to get from Engelberg to Grindelwald?

It takes approximately 4 h 24 min to get from Engelberg to Grindelwald, including transfers.