There are 6 ways to get from Zürich to Schwyz by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Eurocity / ...

$23 - $41

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 20 min

$6

4 alternative options

Train, line 2 train  •  2 h 1 min

  1. 5
  2. 2 / ...

$27 - $48

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. 37.7 miles

$260 - $310

Drive  •  42 min

  1. 37.7 miles

$7 - $12

Uber  •  42 min

  1. 37.7 miles

$110 - $160

Questions & Answers

The distance between Zürich and Schwyz is 39 km. The road distance is 60 km.

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Schwyz is to bus which costs SFr 6 and takes 1 h 20 min.

The quickest way to get from Zürich to Schwyz is to taxi which takes 42 min and costs SFr 250 - SFr 310.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zürich and arriving at Schwyz. Services depart three times a week, and operate Tuesday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 20 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 15 min to get from Zürich to Schwyz, including transfers.

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

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Zürich to Schwyz hourly. Tickets cost $20 - $40 and the journey takes 42 min. Trenitalia Eurocity also services this route every 3 hours. Alternatively, Autolinee Ventre operates a bus from Zürich to Schwyz 3 times a week. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 1 h 20 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Arth-Goldau
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Stadelhofen to Zug
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zug to Schwyz
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Zuerich Hb to Arth-Goldau
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Autolinee Ventre
Phone
0975 343195
Email
info@ventrebus.com
Website
ventrebus.com
Bus from Zürich to Schwyz
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
ventrebus.com
Other operators
Uber Zürich
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Zürich to Schwyz
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$110 - $160
UberBlack
$220 - $310
Taxi from Zürich to Schwyz
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$260 - $310
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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