There are 4 ways to get from Zürich to Emmen by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Luzern 70

$24 - $44

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Lucerne Ouibus

$5 - $8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Zürich to Emmen 32.4 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Emmen 32.4 miles

$6 - $10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Emmen is to bus which costs SFr 4 - SFr 8 and takes 1 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Emmen is to taxi which costs SFr 220 - SFr 270 and takes 37 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Emmen is 38 km. The road distance is 51.8 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 1 min to get from Zürich to Emmen, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zürich to Emmen. However, there are services departing from Zurich and arriving at Emmenbrücke, Sonnenplatz via Luzern, Bahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Emmen. However, there are services departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Emmenbrücke Gersag via Luzern. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 1 min.

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

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Zürich to Emmen every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $23 - $45 and the journey takes 45 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Zürich to Emmen every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Luzern
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Zurich to Lucerne
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
Other operators
Taxi from Zürich to Emmen
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$220 - $270
Taxi 7x7
Phone
+41 44 777 77 77
Website
taxi7x7.ch
Taxi 444 AG
Phone
+41 44 444 44 44
Website
taxi444.ch
Taxi Frei AG
Phone
+41 44 363 22 66
Website
taxi-frei.ch

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