There are 3 ways to get from Schaffhausen to Zürich by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  38 min

  1. Take the train from Schaffhausen to Zürich HB 4 / ...

$21 - $40

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Schaffhausen to Zürich 32.4 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Schaffhausen to Zürich 32.4 miles

$6 - $10

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Schaffhausen and arriving at Zürich HB. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

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The distance between Schaffhausen and Zürich is 37 km. The road distance is 51.9 km.

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The best way to get from Schaffhausen to Zürich without a car is to train which takes 38 min and costs .

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The train from Schaffhausen to Zürich HB takes 38 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Schaffhausen to Zürich train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Schaffhausen station.

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Schaffhausen to Zürich train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Zürich HB station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Schaffhausen to Zürich is 52 km. It takes approximately 40 min to drive from Schaffhausen to Zürich.

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Map of how to get from Schaffhausen to Zürich.
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  • Distance: 23.3 miles
  • Duration: 38 min

What companies run services between Schaffhausen, Switzerland and Zürich, Switzerland?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Schaffhausen to Zürich every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $21 - $40 and the journey takes 38 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 Schaffhausen to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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Taxi from Schaffhausen to Zürich
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$220 - $270

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