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There are 4 ways to get from Zürich to Schluchsee by train, taxi, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Line 6 train, line 27 train, taxi  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the line 6 train from Zürich Stadelhofen to Baden 6 / ...
  2. Take the line 27 train from Baden to Waldshut 27
  3. Take a taxi from Waldshut to Schluchsee

$78 - $110

Cheapest option

Line 510 bus, drive  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the line 510 bus from Zürich Flughafen, Bahnhof to Kaiserstuhl AG, Bahnhof 510
  2. Drive from Kaiserstuhl AG, Bahnhof to Schluchsee

$29 - $47

2 alternative options

Line 9 train, train, taxi  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the line 9 train from Zürich Stadelhofen to Bülach 9 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bülach to Waldshut 41
  3. Take a taxi from Waldshut to Schluchsee

$74 - $112

Drive  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Schluchsee 45.3 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Schluchsee is to drive which costs SFr 9 - SFr 14 and takes 1 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Schluchsee is to drive which costs SFr 9 - SFr 14 and takes 1 h 9 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Schluchsee is 51 km. The road distance is 72.4 km.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Schluchsee without a car is to line 6 train and line 27 train and taxi which takes 1 h 54 min and costs SFr 75 - SFr 110.

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It takes approximately 1 h 54 min to get from Zürich to Schluchsee, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zürich to Schluchsee is 72 km. It takes approximately 1 h 9 min to drive from Zürich to Schluchsee.

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There are 791+ hotels available in Schluchsee. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Zürich to Schluchsee.
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  • Distance: 32.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 54 min

What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Schluchsee, Germany?

There is no direct connection from Zürich to Schluchsee. However, you can take the line 6 train to Baden, take the line 27 train to Waldshut, then take the taxi to Schluchsee. Alternatively, you can take the line 9 train to Bülach, take the train to Waldshut, then take the taxi to Schluchsee.

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 Stadelhofen to Baden
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $29
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Baden to Waldshut
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Stadelhofen to Bülach
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bülach to Waldshut
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Thurbo
Phone
+41 71 554 00 00
Website
thurbo.ch
Train from Bülach to Waldshut
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
thurbo.ch
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Zürich Flughafen, Bahnhof to Kaiserstuhl AG, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Other operators
Taxi from Waldshut to Schluchsee
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70

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