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

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Train, gondola  •  2h 36m

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

$24 - $44

3 alternative options

Train, gondola via Kleine Scheidegg  •  3h 35m

  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

$24 - $46

Taxi  •  1h 2m

  1. Take a taxi from Grindelwald to Schilthorn 18.7 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  1h 2m

  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 1h 2m.

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

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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 2h 36m and costs SFr 23 - SFr 45.

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It takes approximately 2h 36m 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 1h 2m to drive from Grindelwald to Schilthorn.

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There are 1210+ hotels available in Schilthorn. Prices start at $81 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: 2h 36m

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 3h 35m.

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
20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Cable car from Stechelberg to Schilthorn
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Grindelwald to Kleine Scheidegg
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Kleine Scheidegg to Lauterbrunnen
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Other operators
Taxi from Grindelwald to Schilthorn
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Estimated price
$130 - $170
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
Allround Taxi Moser André
Phone
+41 33 654 10 10
Website
allroundtaxi-spiez.ch

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