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There are 2 ways to get from Zürich to Riederalp by train or car

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Train  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Brig 8 / ...

$82 - $149

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Riederalp 217.6 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Riederalp is to drive which costs SFr 45 - SFr 70 and takes 3 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Riederalp is to train which costs SFr 80 - SFr 150 and takes 3 h 15 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Riederalp is 117 km. The road distance is 348.1 km.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Riederalp without a car is to train which takes 3 h 15 min and costs SFr 80 - SFr 150.

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It takes approximately 3 h 15 min to get from Zürich to Riederalp, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zürich to Riederalp is 348 km. It takes approximately 3 h 55 min to drive from Zürich to Riederalp.

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There are 630+ hotels available in Riederalp. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Zürich to Riederalp.
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  • Distance: 73 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 15 min

What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Riederalp, Canton du Valais, Switzerland?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Zürich to Riederalp hourly. Tickets cost $70 - $130 and the journey takes 2 h 9 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.

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Train from Zürich HB to Brig
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Estimated price
$70 - $130
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