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

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Train, line 5 train  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Luzern 70
  2. Take the line 5 train from Luzern to Giswil 5 / ...

$39 - $64

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Drive  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Giswil 58.3 miles

$12 - $18

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Giswil. However, there are services departing from Zürich Flughafen and arriving at Giswil via Luzern. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 56 min.

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The distance between Zurich Airport (ZRH) and Giswil is 74 km. The road distance is 93.3 km.

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The best way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Giswil without a car is to train and line 5 train which takes 1 h 56 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 56 min to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Giswil, including transfers.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Giswil is 93 km. It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to drive from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Giswil.

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There are 412+ hotels available in Giswil. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Giswil.
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  • Distance: 46.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 56 min

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

You can take a train from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Giswil via Luzern in around 1 h 56 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
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Zentralbahn
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Train from Luzern to Giswil
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Schedule at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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