There are 5 ways to get from Zürich to Oberalp Pass by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Göschenen 46 / ...

$43 - $80

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Göschenen K188

$22 - $40

3 alternative options

Bus Autolinee Ventre  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Zürich to Brunnen Station
  2. Take the bus from Brunnen to Göschenen 48-Y

$32 - $50

Drive  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Oberalp Pass 77.6 miles

$16 - $24

Uber  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take an Uber from Zürich to Oberalp Pass 77.6 miles

$230 - $310

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Oberalp Pass. However, there are services departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Oberalppass via Göschenen and Andermatt. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 27 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Oberalp Pass is 79 km. The road distance is 124.2 km.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Oberalp Pass without a car is to train which takes 3 h 27 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to get from Zürich to Oberalp Pass, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Zürich to Oberalp Pass is to train which takes 3 h 27 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 7 min.

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Zürich to Oberalp Pass train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Göschenen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zürich to Oberalp Pass is 124 km. It takes approximately 1 h 31 min to drive from Zürich to Oberalp Pass.

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There are 187+ hotels available in Oberalp Pass. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Zürich to Oberalp Pass.
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  • Distance: 49.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 27 min

What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Oberalp Pass, Switzerland?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Zürich to Oberalp Pass 3 times a week. Tickets cost $35 - $70 and the journey takes 1 h 41 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zürich to Oberalp Pass via Brunnen Station, Brunnen, Göschenen, and Andermatt in around 5 h 7 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.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Göschenen
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Autolinee Ventre
Phone
0975 343195
Email
info@ventrebus.com
Website
ventrebus.com
Bus from Zürich to Brunnen Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
ventrebus.com
Swiss PostAuto
FlixBus

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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Göschenen
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Zurich
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Zürich to Oberalp Pass
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$230 - $310
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uber.com
UberX
$230 - $310
Black
$460 - $650

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