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There are 3 ways to get from Simplon Pass (Mountain) to Diepoldsau by train or car

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Train via Zürich  •  5h 26m

  1. Take the train from Brig to Zürich HB Ic8 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Heerbrugg Ir13

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Train  •  7h 52m

  1. Take the train from Brig to Chur
  2. Take the train from Chur to Heerbrugg Ir13

Drive  •  3h 38m

  1. Drive from Simplon Pass (Mountain) to Diepoldsau 261.9 km

Simplon Pass (Mountain) to Diepoldsau by bus and train

The journey time between Simplon Pass (Mountain) and Diepoldsau is around 7h 52m and covers a distance of around 247 km. This includes an average layover time of around 2h. Operated by Swiss PostAuto, Glacier Express, Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) and others, the Simplon Pass (Mountain) to Diepoldsau service departs from Simplon Kulm, Bellevue and arrives in Diepoldsau, Dorf. Typically 14 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

14 Weekly Services
7h 52m Average Duration
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Simplon Pass (Mountain) → Diepoldsau
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The cheapest way to get from Simplon Pass (Mountain) to Diepoldsau is to drive which costs SFr 30 - SFr 45 and takes 3h 38m.

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The fastest way to get from Simplon Pass (Mountain) to Diepoldsau is to drive. Taking this option will cost SFr 30 - SFr 45 and takes 3h 38m.

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The distance between Simplon Pass (Mountain) and Diepoldsau is 176 km. The road distance is 261.9 km.

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The best way to get from Simplon Pass (Mountain) to Diepoldsau without a car is to train via Zürich which takes 5h 26m and costs SFr 170 - SFr 290.

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It takes approximately 5h 26m to get from Simplon Pass (Mountain) to Diepoldsau, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Simplon Pass (Mountain) to Diepoldsau is 262 km. It takes approximately 3h 38m to drive from Simplon Pass (Mountain) to Diepoldsau.

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There are 127+ hotels available in Diepoldsau. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Simplon Pass (Mountain) to Diepoldsau.
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  • Distance: 176.5 km
  • Duration: 5h 26m

What companies run services between Simplon Pass (Mountain), Switzerland and Diepoldsau, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Simplon Pass (Mountain) to Diepoldsau via Brig, Zürich HB, Heerbrugg, and Heerbrugg, Bahnhof in around 5h 26m.

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Brig to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 70 - SFr 130
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich HB to Heerbrugg
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 60
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Chur to Heerbrugg
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 28 - SFr 55
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Glacier Express
Phone
+41 81 288 65 65
Email
info@glacierexpress.ch
Website
glacierexpress.ch
Train from Brig to Chur
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
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