There are 4 ways to get from Grindelwald to Schilthorn by train, cable car, taxi or car

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Train, gondola  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Grindelwald to Zweilütschinen 111-Y / ...
  2. Take the gondola from Stechelberg to Schilthorn 7-Y

$25 - $46

3 alternative options

Train, gondola via Kleine Scheidegg  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Grindelwald to Kleine Scheidegg
  2. Take the train from Kleine Scheidegg to Lauterbrunnen
  3. Take the gondola from Stechelberg to Schilthorn 7-Y

$26 - $47

Taxi  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grindelwald to Schilthorn 18.7 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Grindelwald to Schilthorn 18.7 miles

$3 - $6

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Grindelwald to Schilthorn is to drive which costs SFr 3 - SFr 6 and takes 1 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Grindelwald to Schilthorn is to taxi which costs SFr 130 - SFr 160 and takes 1 h 2 min.

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The distance between Grindelwald and Schilthorn is 17 km. The road distance is 29.9 km.

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The best way to get from Grindelwald to Schilthorn without a car is to train and gondola which takes 2 h 36 min and costs SFr 24 - SFr 45.

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It takes approximately 2 h 36 min to get from Grindelwald to Schilthorn, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Grindelwald to Schilthorn is 30 km. It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to drive from Grindelwald to Schilthorn.

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There are 1166+ hotels available in Schilthorn. Prices start at $88 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Grindelwald to Schilthorn.
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  • Distance: 10.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 36 min

What companies run services between Grindelwald, Switzerland and Schilthorn, Canton of Bern, Switzerland?

There is no direct connection from Grindelwald to Schilthorn. However, you can take the train to Zweilütschinen, take the train to Lauterbrunnen, take the walk to Lauterbrunnen, Bahnhof, take the line 141 bus to Stechelberg, Schilthornbahn, take the walk to Stechelberg, then take the gondola to Schilthorn. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Grindelwald to Schilthorn via Kleine Scheidegg, Lauterbrunnen, Lauterbrunnen, Bahnhof, Stechelberg, Schilthornbahn, and Stechelberg in around 3 h 35 min.

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 Grindelwald to Zweilütschinen
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Cable car from Stechelberg to Schilthorn
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Grindelwald to Kleine Scheidegg
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Kleine Scheidegg to Lauterbrunnen
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Other operators
Taxi from Grindelwald to Schilthorn
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Allround Taxi Moser André
Phone
+41 33 654 10 10
Website
allroundtaxi-spiez.ch
Oesch Taxi Thun
Phone
+41 33 222 22 22
Website
oeschtaxi.ch
Dorf-Taxi Spiez
Phone
+41 33 650 15 15
Website
dorftaxi-spiez.ch

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