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There are 6 ways to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Pfäffikon by train, bus, tram, taxi, car or towncar

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Train, line 3 train  •  38 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Effretikon 24 / ...
  2. Take the line 3 train from Effretikon to Pfäffikon ZH 3 / ...

$14 - $39

5 alternative options

Line 765 bus, line 3 train  •  59 min

  1. Take the line 765 bus from Zürich Flughafen, Bahnhof to Dietlikon, Bahnhof/Bad 765
  2. Take the line 3 train from Dietlikon to Pfäffikon ZH 3 / ...

$17 - $30

Line 12 tram, line 3 train  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the line 12 tram from Zürich Flughafen, Bahnhof to Stettbach, Bahnhof 12
  2. Take the line 3 train from Stettbach to Pfäffikon ZH 3

$17 - $29

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Pfäffikon 15.3 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Pfäffikon 15.3 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  19 min

  1. Take an Uber from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Pfäffikon 15.3 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Pfäffikon is to drive which costs SFr 3 - SFr 5 and takes 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Pfäffikon is to taxi which costs SFr 100 - SFr 130 and takes 19 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Pfäffikon. However, there are services departing from Zürich Flughafen and arriving at Pfäffikon ZH via Effretikon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38 min.

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The distance between Zurich Airport (ZRH) and Pfäffikon is 19 km. The road distance is 24.5 km.

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The best way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Pfäffikon without a car is to train and line 3 train which takes 38 min and costs SFr 14 - SFr 40.

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It takes approximately 38 min to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Pfäffikon, including transfers.

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

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Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Pfäffikon train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Pfäffikon ZH station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Pfäffikon is 25 km. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Pfäffikon.

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There are 472+ hotels available in Pfäffikon. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Pfäffikon.
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  • Distance: 11.9 miles
  • Duration: 38 min

What companies run services between Zurich Airport (ZRH), Switzerland and Pfäffikon, Kanton Zürich, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Pfäffikon via Effretikon in around 38 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 Effretikon
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Effretikon to Pfäffikon ZH
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Dietlikon to Pfäffikon ZH
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Stettbach to Pfäffikon ZH
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Thurbo
Phone
+41 71 554 00 00
Website
thurbo.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Effretikon
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
thurbo.ch
VBZ
Website
stadt-zuerich.ch
Tram from Zürich Flughafen, Bahnhof to Stettbach, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
stadt-zuerich.ch
Bus operators
VBG
Website
vbg.ch
Bus from Zürich Flughafen, Bahnhof to Dietlikon, Bahnhof/Bad
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
vbg.ch
Other operators
Uber Zurich
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Pfäffikon
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $70
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uber.com
UberX
$45 - $70
Black
$95 - $140
Taxi from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Pfäffikon
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
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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