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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Luzern 70

$93 - $131

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Zürich to Pilatus 41.7 miles

$280 - $340

Drive  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Pilatus 41.7 miles

$8 - $13

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

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Zürich to Pilatus every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $23 - $45 and the journey takes 45 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
Other operators
Taxi from Zürich to Pilatus
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Estimated price
$280 - $340
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Zürich and Pilatus is 48 km. The road distance is 67 km.

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Pilatus is to drive which costs SFr 8 - SFr 13 and takes 1 h 10 min.

The quickest way to get from Zürich to Pilatus is to taxi which takes 1 h 10 min and costs SFr 280 - SFr 340.

It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to get from Zürich to Pilatus, including transfers.