There are 2 ways to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Engelberg by train or car

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Train  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Luzern 70
  2. Take the train from Luzern to Engelberg 8-Y

$42 - $69

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Drive  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Engelberg 63.5 miles

$13 - $20

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The cheapest way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Engelberg is to drive which costs SFr 12 - SFr 19 and takes 1 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Engelberg is to drive which costs SFr 12 - SFr 19 and takes 1 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Engelberg. However, there are services departing from Zürich Flughafen and arriving at Engelberg via Luzern. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 25 min.

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The distance between Zurich Airport (ZRH) and Engelberg is 71 km. The road distance is 101.6 km.

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The best way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Engelberg without a car is to train which takes 2 h 25 min and costs SFr 40 - SFr 70.

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It takes approximately 2 h 25 min to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Engelberg, including transfers.

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

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Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Engelberg train services, operated by Zentralbahn, arrive at Engelberg station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Engelberg is 102 km. It takes approximately 1 h 15 min to drive from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Engelberg.

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There are 428+ hotels available in Engelberg. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Engelberg.
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  • Distance: 44.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 25 min

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

You can take a train from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Engelberg via Luzern in around 2 h 25 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 Luzern
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Zentralbahn
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Train from Luzern to Engelberg
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Schedule at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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