There are 4 ways to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Grindelwald by train, bus 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern 1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bern to Interlaken Ost Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Interlaken Ost to Grindelwald

$74 - $133

Cheapest option

Bus, line 21 bus  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Berne Ouibus
  2. Take the line 21 bus from Thun, Bahnhof to Interlaken Ost, Bahnhof 21

$45 - $89

2 alternative options

Train via Luzern  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Luzern 70
  2. Take the train from Luzern to Interlaken Ost 470

$69 - $115

Drive  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Grindelwald 96.1 miles

$20 - $29

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Grindelwald is to drive which costs SFr 19 - SFr 29 and takes 1 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Grindelwald is to drive which takes 1 h 59 min and costs SFr 19 - SFr 29.

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The distance between Zurich Airport (ZRH) and Grindelwald is 100 km. The road distance is 154 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 21 min to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Grindelwald, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Grindelwald. However, there are services departing from Zürich Flughafen and arriving at Grindelwald via Bern and Interlaken Ost. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 21 min.

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

You can take a train from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Grindelwald via Bern and Interlaken Ost in around 3 h 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Grindelwald via Zürich HB, Zurich, Berne, Bern, Neufeld P+R, Bern, Bahnhof, Bern, Thun, Thun, Bahnhof, Interlaken Ost, Bahnhof, and Interlaken Ost in around 5 h 33 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Interlaken Ost to Grindelwald
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.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 Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Schedule at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Zurich to Berne
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Thun, Bahnhof to Interlaken Ost, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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