There are 3 ways to get from Zürich to Braunwald by train, car or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Rüti GL 25

$30 - $55

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Braunwald 55.2 miles

$11 - $17

Uber  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take an Uber from Zürich to Braunwald 55.2 miles

$160 - $230

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Rüti GL. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 28 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Braunwald is 58 km. The road distance is 88.2 km.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Braunwald without a car is to train which takes 1 h 28 min and costs .

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The train from Zürich HB to Rüti GL takes 1 h 28 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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

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Zürich to Braunwald train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Rüti GL station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zürich to Braunwald is 88 km. It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to drive from Zürich to Braunwald.

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There are 177+ hotels available in Braunwald. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Zürich to Braunwald.
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  • Distance: 36.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 28 min

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

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Zürich to Braunwald every 2 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $55 and the journey takes 1 h 28 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.

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Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Rüti GL
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Other operators
Uber Zurich
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Zürich to Braunwald
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$160 - $230
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uber.com
UberX
$160 - $230
Black
$330 - $450

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