There are 2 ways to get from Hergiswil to Pilatus by train or taxi

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Train  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Alpnachstad PB to Pilatus Kulm 164-Y

$11 - $20

1 alternative option

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hergiswil to Pilatus 12.8 miles

$90 - $110

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Hergiswil to Pilatus. However, there are services departing from Hergiswil and arriving at Pilatus Kulm via Alpnachstad PB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 26 min.

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The distance between Hergiswil and Pilatus is 4 km.

The best way to get from Hergiswil to Pilatus without a car is to train which takes 1 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to get from Hergiswil to Pilatus, including transfers.

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Hergiswil to Pilatus train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Alpnachstad PB station.

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Hergiswil to Pilatus train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Pilatus Kulm station.

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There are 522+ hotels available in Pilatus. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Hergiswil to Pilatus.
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  • Distance: 2.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 26 min

What companies run services between Hergiswil, Canton of Nidwalden, Switzerland and Pilatus, Switzerland?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Hergiswil to Pilatus hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $16 and the journey takes 30 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 Alpnachstad PB to Pilatus Kulm
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Other operators
Taxi from Hergiswil to Pilatus
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Bahnhoftaxi
Phone
+41 41 210 33 33
Taxi Ernst Hess AG
Phone
+41 41 310 10 10
Website
hesstaxi.ch
Ammer Taxi
Phone
+41 41 260 36 36
Website
aemmertaxi.com
Airport City Taxi
Phone
+41 41 211 11 11
Website
citytaxi-luzern.ch

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