There are 4 ways to get from Zürich to Canton of St. Gallen by train, bus, car or rideshare

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Train  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to St. Gallen 5 / ...

$30 - $60

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Zurich to Saint Gallen 54.5 miles

$6

2 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Zürich to St. Gallen

$9

Drive  •  56 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Sankt Gallen 54 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Canton of St. Gallen is to rideshare which costs SFr 6 and takes 1 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Canton of St. Gallen is to drive which takes 56 min and costs SFr 11 - SFr 17.

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The distance between Zürich and Canton of St. Gallen is 64 km. The road distance is 86 km.

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The train from Zürich HB to St. Gallen takes 1 h 9 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zürich and arriving at St. Gallen. Services depart twice a week, and operate Tuesday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Zürich HB and arriving at St. Gallen. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 9 min.

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What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Canton of St. Gallen, Switzerland?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Zürich to Sankt Gallen every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $30 - $60 and the journey takes 1 h 9 min. Alternatively, Autolinee Ventre operates a bus from Zürich to Sankt Gallen twice a week. Tickets cost $9 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to St. Gallen
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Autolinee Ventre
Phone
0975 343195
Email
info@ventrebus.com
Website
ventrebus.com
Bus from Zürich to St. Gallen
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
ventrebus.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Zurich to Saint Gallen
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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