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There are 10 ways to get from Germany to Engelberg by plane, train, bus, night train, night 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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Fly from Stuttgart, train  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Zurich (ZRH) STR - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Luzern
  3. Take the train from Luzern to Engelberg

$93 - $275

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Night bus, bus  •  19 h 8 min

  1. Take the night bus from Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport N42
  2. Take the bus from Stuttgart to Lucerne Ouibus

$68 - $109

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Fly from Frankfurt, train  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Zurich (ZRH) FRA - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Luzern
  3. Take the train from Luzern to Engelberg

$140 - $349

Fly from Munich, train  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Zurich (ZRH) MUC - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Luzern
  3. Take the train from Luzern to Engelberg

$141 - $385

Fly from Dusseldorf, train  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Zurich (ZRH) DUS - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Luzern
  3. Take the train from Luzern to Engelberg

$82 - $218

Fly from Cologne Bonn, train  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Cologne Bonn (CGN) to Zurich (ZRH) CGN - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Luzern
  3. Take the train from Luzern to Engelberg

$97 - $258

Train  •  11 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Basel SBB Ice
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Luzern 27 / ...

$227 - $363

Bus  •  17 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc 060 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Prague to Lucerne 000259

$79 - $169

Night train, train  •  15 h 52 min

  1. Take the night train from Berlin Hbf to Zürich HB Nj
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Luzern 70

$251 - $399

Drive  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Berlin to Engelberg 583.9 miles

$120 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Germany to Engelberg is to night bus and bus which costs 55€ - 95€ and takes 19 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Germany to Engelberg is to fly and train which costs 80€ - 240€ and takes 5 h 18 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Germany to Engelberg. However, there are services departing from S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf and arriving at Engelberg via Berlin Hbf, Basel SBB and Luzern. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 18 min.

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The distance between Germany and Engelberg is 496 km. The road distance is 934.2 km.

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The best way to get from Germany to Engelberg without a car is to train which takes 11 h 18 min and costs 190€ - 320€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 18 min to get from Germany to Engelberg, including transfers.

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Germany to Engelberg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Berlin Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Germany to Engelberg is to train which takes 11 h 18 min and costs 190€ - 320€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 65€ - 150€ and takes 17 h 17 min.

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The quickest flight from Stuttgart Airport to Zurich Airport is the direct flight which takes 35 min.

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Germany to Engelberg train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Luzern station.

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Map of how to get from Germany to Engelberg.
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  • Distance: 310.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 18 min

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

You can take a train from Berlin to Engelberg via S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof, Berlin Hbf, Basel SBB, and Luzern in around 11 h 18 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Berlin to Engelberg via S Südkreuz Bhf/Ostseite, Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz, Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc, Prague, Lucerne, and Luzern in around 17 h 17 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Zurich
Ave. Duration
42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Munich to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Zurich
Ave. Duration
42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Munich to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
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 Zürich Flughafen to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Luzern
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Zentralbahn
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Train from Luzern to Engelberg
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Schedule at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$180 - $270
Website
bahn.de
Night train from Berlin Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
11 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$210 - $330
Website
bahn.de
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Berlin, Südkreuz Bf to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
regiojet.com
Tour Bus
Website
tourbus.cz
Bus from Prague to Lucerne
Ave. Duration
9 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $110
Schedules at
tourbus.cz
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Stuttgart to Lucerne
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus

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Yes, the driving distance between Germany to Engelberg is 934 km. It takes approximately 8 h 46 min to drive from Germany to Engelberg.

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Swiss offers flights from Stuttgart Airport to Zurich Airport.

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There are 411+ hotels available in Engelberg. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Germany to Stuttgart Airport is to train which takes 27 min and costs 2€ - 5€.

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