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There are 2 ways to get from Zürich to Aare Gorge by train or car

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Train  •  3h 7m

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Luzern Ir70 / ...
  2. Take the train from Luzern to Meiringen Ir

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Drive  •  1h 28m

  1. Drive from Zürich to Aare Gorge 108.5 km

Zürich to Aare Gorge by train

112 Weekly Trains
3h 7m Average Duration
SFr 45 Cheapest Price
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Zürich → Aare Gorge
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Health pass is required for long-distance travel by plane, train or coach, as well as in some public venues

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Aare Gorge is 0041 58 463 00 00.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Aare Gorge is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Aare Gorge is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0041 58 463 00 00.

Last updated: 9 May 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Aare Gorge is to drive which costs SFr 13 - SFr 20 and takes 1h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Aare Gorge is to drive which costs SFr 13 - SFr 20 and takes 1h 28m.

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No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Aare Gorge. However, there are services departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Aareschlucht Ost via Luzern and Meiringen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 7m.

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The distance between Zürich and Aare Gorge is 77 km. The road distance is 108.5 km.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Aare Gorge without a car is to train which takes 3h 7m and costs SFr 45 - SFr 75.

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It takes approximately 3h 7m to get from Zürich to Aare Gorge, including transfers.

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

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Zürich to Aare Gorge train services, operated by Zentralbahn, arrive at Meiringen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zürich to Aare Gorge is 108 km. It takes approximately 1h 28m to drive from Zürich to Aare Gorge.

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  • Distance: 76.5 km
  • Duration: 3h 7m

What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Aare Gorge, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Zürich to Aare Gorge via Luzern and Meiringen in around 3h 7m.

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 Zürich HB to Luzern
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 23 - SFr 45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Zentralbahn
Phone
+41 (0)58 668 80 00
Email
info@zentralbahn.ch
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Train from Luzern to Meiringen
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 20 - SFr 27
Website
Zentralbahn
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