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

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

RegioJet operates a bus from Zürich to St. Gallen 5 times a week. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Zürich to St. Gallen every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $30 - $65 and the journey takes 1 h 9 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to St. Gallen
Avg. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Curych, Carparkplatz Sihlquai to St.Gallen, Lagerstrasse
Avg. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Autolinee Ventre
Phone
0975 343195
Email
info@ventrebus.com
Website
ventrebus.com
Bus from Zürich to St. Gallen
Avg. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
ventrebus.com
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus from Zürich to St. Gallen St. Fiden, Bahnhof
Avg. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Zurich to Saint Gallen
Avg. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Zürich to St. Gallen?

The distance between Zürich and St. Gallen is 62 km. The road distance is 86 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Zürich to St. Gallen?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Zürich to St. Gallen?

The quickest way to get from Zürich to St. Gallen is to drive which takes 56 min and costs SFr 13.

Is there a direct train between Zürich and St. Gallen?

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.

Is there a direct bus between Zürich and St. Gallen?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Curych, Carparkplatz Sihlquai and arriving at St.Gallen, Lagerstrasse. Services depart five times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

How long does it take to get from Zürich to St. Gallen?

The bus from Curych, Carparkplatz Sihlquai to St.Gallen, Lagerstrasse takes 1 h including transfers and departs five times a week.