There are 4 ways to get from Zürich to Stans by train, bus, taxi or car
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Questions & Answers
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zurich and arriving at Stans. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h.
No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Stans. However, there are services departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Stans via Luzern. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 19 min.
The distance between Zürich and Stans is 48 km. The road distance is 66.8 km.
The best way to get from Zürich to Stans without a car is to train and line 4 train which takes 1 h 19 min and costs .
It takes approximately 1 h 19 min to get from Zürich to Stans, including transfers.
Zürich to Stans bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Zurich station.
Zürich to Stans train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Zürich HB station.
The best way to get from Zürich to Stans is to train and line 4 train which takes 1 h 19 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h.
Zürich to Stans bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Stans station.
Zürich to Stans train services, operated by Zentralbahn, arrive at Stans station.
What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Stans, Switzerland?
You can take a train from Zürich to Stans via Luzern in around 1 h 19 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Zürich to Stans twice daily. Tickets cost $12 - $21 and the journey takes 5 h.
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.
Train from Zürich HB to Luzern
One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.
Bus from Zurich to Stans
- Ave. Duration
- 5 h
- Twice daily
- Estimated price
- $12 - $21
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More Questions & Answers
Yes, the driving distance between Zürich to Stans is 67 km. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from Zürich to Stans.
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