There are 6 ways to get from Zürich to Chillon Castle by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train via Fribourg/Freiburg  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Fribourg/Freiburg 1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Fribourg/Freiburg to Vevey 57-Y / ...

$71 - $130

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Lausanne Ouibus

$30 - $47

4 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Lausanne 5 / ...

$77 - $137

Train via Spiez  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Spiez 8 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zweisimmen to Montreux 120 / ...

Drive  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Chillon Castle 133.3 miles

$27 - $40

Fly, train  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Geneva (GVA) ZRH - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Montreux

$84 - $211

What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Chillon Castle, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Zürich to Chillon Castle via Fribourg/Freiburg, Vevey, Vevey, gare, and Veytaux, château de Chillon in around 3 h 6 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Zürich to Chillon Castle hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 3 h 15 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Fribourg/Freiburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Fribourg/Freiburg to Vevey
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Spiez
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Montreux
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
MOB
Website
mob.ch
Train from Zweisimmen to Montreux
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
mob.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Zurich to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Zürich and Chillon Castle is 163 km. The road distance is 213 km.

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Chillon Castle is to drive which costs SFr 27 - SFr 40 and takes 2 h 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Zürich to Chillon Castle is to drive which takes 2 h 15 min and costs SFr 27 - SFr 40.

No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Chillon Castle. However, there are services departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Veytaux-Chillon via Lausanne. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 33 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 6 min to get from Zürich to Chillon Castle, including transfers.