There are 6 ways to get from Zürich to Seelisberg by train, ferry, bus or car

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Train, line 2 train, ferry  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Arth-Goldau 46 / ...
  2. Take the line 2 train from Arth-Goldau to Brunnen 2 / ...
  3. Take the ferry from Brunnen to Treib 5-Y / ...

$31 - $53

Cheapest option

Bus, ferry  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Zürich to Brunnen Station
  2. Take the ferry from Brunnen to Treib 5-Y / ...

$13 - $16

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Line 70 train, line 2 train, ferry  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Take the line 70 train from Zürich HB to Zug 70 / ...
  2. Take the line 2 train from Zug to Brunnen 2 / ...
  3. Take the ferry from Brunnen to Treib 5-Y / ...

$31 - $54

Train, line 311 bus  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Luzern 70
  2. Take the line 311 bus from Stans, Bahnhof to Seelisberg, Bahnhof 311

$41 - $68

Train, ferry  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Luzern 70
  2. Take the ferry from Luzern Bahnhofquai to Treib 13-Y / ...

$52 - $88

Drive  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Seelisberg 54.3 miles

$11 - $17

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Seelisberg is to drive which costs SFr 10 - SFr 16 and takes 1 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Seelisberg is to drive which costs SFr 10 - SFr 16 and takes 1 h 4 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Seelisberg is 43 km. The road distance is 86.9 km.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Seelisberg without a car is to train and line 2 train and ferry which takes 2 h 24 min and costs SFr 29 - SFr 55.

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It takes approximately 2 h 24 min to get from Zürich to Seelisberg, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zürich to Seelisberg is 87 km. It takes approximately 1 h 4 min to drive from Zürich to Seelisberg.

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There are 528+ hotels available in Seelisberg. Prices start at $93 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Zürich to Seelisberg.
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  • Distance: 27.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 24 min

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

There is no direct connection from Zürich to Seelisberg. However, you can take the train to Arth-Goldau, take the line 2 train to Brunnen, take the walk to Brunnen, Bahnhof, take the line 2 bus to Brunnen, See/Schiffstation, take the walk to Brunnen, then take the ferry to Treib. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Zürich to Seelisberg via Brunnen Station, Brunnen, Bahnhof, Brunnen, See/Schiffstation, and Brunnen in around 2 h 43 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.

Contact Details
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 Arth-Goldau to Brunnen
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Zug
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $29
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zug to Brunnen
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Luzern
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
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 Brunnen Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
ventrebus.com
Swiss PostAuto
Ferry operators
Lake Lucerne Ferry
Phone
+41 (0)41 367 67 67
Email
info@lakelucerne.ch
Website
lakelucerne.ch
Ferry from Brunnen to Treib
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
lakelucerne.ch
Ferry from Luzern Bahnhofquai to Treib
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Schedules at
lakelucerne.ch

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