There are 4 ways to get from Zürich to Saanen by train, night train, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Spiez 8 / ...
  2. Take the train from Spiez to Zweisimmen 43-Y / ...

$72 - $119

Cheapest option

Night train, train  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the night train from Zürich HB to Spiez Eurocity
  2. Take the train from Spiez to Zweisimmen 43-Y / ...

$69 - $114

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Saanen 129 miles

$26 - $40

Fly, train, line 120 train  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Geneva (GVA) ZRH - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Montreux
  3. Take the line 120 train from Montreux to Saanen

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The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Saanen is to drive which costs SFr 26 - SFr 40 and takes 2 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Saanen is to drive which costs SFr 26 - SFr 40 and takes 2 h 26 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Saanen is 138 km. The road distance is 206.4 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 55 min to get from Zürich to Saanen, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Saanen. However, there are services departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Saanen via Spiez and Zweisimmen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

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

You can take a train from Zürich to Saanen via Spiez and Zweisimmen in around 3 h 55 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Spiez
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Montreux
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Spiez to Zweisimmen
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
bls.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
MOB
Website
mob.ch
Train from Montreux to Saanen
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
mob.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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