There are 3 ways to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Appenzell by train, bus or car

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Train, line 23 train  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Gossau SG 5 / ...
  2. Take the line 23 train from Gossau SG to Appenzell 23

$41 - $75

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Bus, line 855 bus  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich, Zurich Airport to St. Gallen K388
  2. Take the line 855 bus from St. Gallen, Bahnhof to Appenzell 855

$13 - $21

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Appenzell 57.2 miles

$11 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Appenzell is to drive which costs SFr 11 - SFr 18 and takes 1 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Appenzell is to drive which costs SFr 11 - SFr 18 and takes 1 h 4 min.

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The distance between Zurich Airport (ZRH) and Appenzell is 65 km. The road distance is 91.5 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 48 min to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Appenzell, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Appenzell. However, there are services departing from Zurich, Zurich Airport and arriving at Appenzell via St. Gallen, Bahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Appenzell. However, there are services departing from Zürich Flughafen and arriving at Appenzell via Gossau SG. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 48 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Appenzell is 92 km. It takes approximately 1 h 4 min to drive from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Appenzell.

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Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Appenzell train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Lausanne station.

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Map of how to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Appenzell.
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  • Distance: 40.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 48 min

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

You can take a train from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Appenzell via Gossau SG in around 1 h 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Appenzell via St. Gallen and St. Gallen, Bahnhof in around 2 h 52 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Gossau SG
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Gossau SG to Appenzell
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich, Zurich Airport to St. Gallen
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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