There are 3 ways to get from Zürich to Schluchsee by train, car or taxi

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Line 36 train, train, drive  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the line 36 train from Zürich HB to Baden 36 / ...
  2. Take the train from Baden(CH) to Koblenz(CH) 27 / ...
  3. Drive from Koblenz(CH) to Schluchsee

$30 - $54

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Line 36 train, train, taxi  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the line 36 train from Zürich HB to Baden 36 / ...
  2. Take the train from Baden(CH) to Waldshut 27
  3. Take a taxi from Waldshut to Schluchsee

$81 - $118

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 36 train and train and taxi which takes 1 h 25 min and costs SFr 80 - SFr 120.

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It takes approximately 1 h 12 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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The nearest airport to Schluchsee is Zurich (ZRH) Airport which is 44 km away. Other nearby airports include Basel (BSL) (54.2 km), Strasbourg (SXB) (96.6 km), Karlsruhe/Baden Baden (FKB) (112.7 km) and Stuttgart (STR) (125.7 km).

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There are 775+ 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 12 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 36 train to Baden, take the walk to Baden(CH), take the train to Koblenz(CH), then take the drive to Schluchsee. Alternatively, you can take the line 36 train to Baden, take the walk to Baden(CH), take the train to Waldshut, then take the taxi to Schluchsee.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Baden
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Baden(CH) to Koblenz(CH)
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Baden(CH) to Waldshut
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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Taxi from Waldshut to Schluchsee
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70

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