There are 4 ways to get from Zürich to Giswil by train, bus, taxi or car
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Train, line 5 train • 1 h 39 min
$36 - $59
Bus, line 5 train • 1 h 54 min
$16 - $23
2 alternative options
Taxi • 58 min
$340 - $410
Drive • 58 min
$10 - $16
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Giswil is to drive which costs SFr 10 - SFr 15 and takes 58 min.
The quickest way to get from Zürich to Giswil is to taxi which costs SFr 340 - SFr 410 and takes 58 min.
No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Giswil. However, there are services departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Giswil via Luzern. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 39 min.
The distance between Zürich and Giswil is 65 km. The road distance is 80 km.
The best way to get from Zürich to Giswil without a car is to train and line 5 train which takes 1 h 39 min and costs SFr 35 - SFr 60.
It takes approximately 1 h 39 min to get from Zürich to Giswil, including transfers.
Zürich to Giswil train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Zürich HB station.
Zürich to Giswil train services, operated by Zentralbahn, arrive at Giswil station.
Yes, the driving distance between Zürich to Giswil is 80 km. It takes approximately 58 min to drive from Zürich to Giswil.
There are 419+ hotels available in Giswil. Prices start at $80 USD per night.
What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Giswil, Switzerland?
You can take a train from Zürich to Giswil via Luzern in around 1 h 39 min.
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.
Train from Zürich HB to Luzern
One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.
Bus from Zurich to Luzern
- Ave. Duration
- 1 h
- 5 times a day
- Estimated price
- $3 - $5
Bus from Zurigo to Lucerna
- Ave. Duration
- 1 h 10 min
- Once daily
- Estimated price
- Marino Autolinee
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