There are 5 ways to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Rapperswil by train, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  56 min

  1. Take the train from Kloten Balsberg to Rapperswil 7

$19 - $35

4 alternative options

Train via Zürich HB  •  56 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Zürich HB Ir / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Rapperswil 15 / ...

$22 - $54

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Rapperswil 25.5 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Rapperswil 25.5 miles

$5 - $8

Uber  •  34 min

  1. Take an Uber from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Rapperswil 25.5 miles

$75 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Rapperswil is to drive which costs SFr 5 - SFr 8 and takes 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Rapperswil is to taxi which costs SFr 170 - SFr 210 and takes 34 min.

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The distance between Zurich Airport (ZRH) and Rapperswil is 32 km. The road distance is 40.8 km.

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The train from Kloten Balsberg to Rapperswil takes 56 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kloten Balsberg and arriving at Rapperswil. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 56 min.

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The nearest airport to Rapperswil is Zurich (ZRH) Airport which is 31.8 km away. Other nearby airports include Friedrichshafen (FDH) (72.5 km), Basel (BSL) (105.7 km), Memmingen (FMM) (135.6 km) and Stuttgart (STR) (165.2 km).

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Map of how to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Rapperswil.
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  • Distance: 19.9 miles
  • Duration: 56 min

What companies run services between Zurich Airport (ZRH), Switzerland and Rapperswil, Canton of St. Gallen, Switzerland?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Rapperswil every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 56 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Kloten Balsberg to Rapperswil
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Rapperswil
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Thurbo
Phone
+41 71 554 00 00
Website
thurbo.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
thurbo.ch
Other operators
Uber Zürich
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Rapperswil
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$75 - $110
Black
$150 - $210
Taxi from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Rapperswil
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
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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