There are 4 ways to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Aarau by train, taxi or car

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

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Train via Zürich HB  •  48 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Zürich HB 2 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Aarau 123-Y / ...

$22 - $54

3 alternative options

Train  •  52 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Aarau 37 / ...

$22 - $40

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Aarau 30.9 miles

$210 - $260

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Aarau 30.9 miles

$6 - $10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Aarau is to drive which costs SFr 6 - SFr 10 and takes 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Aarau is to taxi which takes 39 min and costs SFr 210 - SFr 260.

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The distance between Zurich Airport (ZRH) and Aarau is 39 km. The road distance is 49 km.

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It takes approximately 48 min to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Aarau, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Zürich Flughafen and arriving at Aarau. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 52 min.

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What companies run services between Zurich Airport (ZRH), Switzerland and Aarau, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Aarau via Zürich HB in around 48 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 Flughafen to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Aarau
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Aarau
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Thurbo
Phone
+41 71 554 00 00
Website
thurbo.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
thurbo.ch
Other operators
Taxi from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Aarau
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$210 - $260
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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