There are 3 ways to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Saanen by train, car or towncar

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Train  •  4h 12m

  1. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Spiez 8
  2. Take the train from Spiez to Zweisimmen 40-Y / ...

SFr 75 - SFr 125

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Drive  •  2h 26m

  1. Drive from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Saanen 208.6 km

SFr 27 - SFr 40

Towncar  •  2h 26m

  1. Take a town car from Zurich Airport to Saanen 208.6 km

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The cheapest way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Saanen is to drive which costs SFr 27 - SFr 40 and takes 2h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Saanen is to drive which costs SFr 27 - SFr 40 and takes 2h 26m.

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No, there is no direct train from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Saanen. However, there are services departing from Zürich Flughafen and arriving at Saanen via Spiez and Zweisimmen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 12m.

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The distance between Zurich Airport (ZRH) and Saanen is 145 km. The road distance is 208.6 km.

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The best way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Saanen without a car is to train which takes 4h 12m and costs SFr 70 - SFr 130.

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It takes approximately 4h 12m to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Saanen, including transfers.

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

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Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Saanen train services, operated by BLS AG, arrive at Zweisimmen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Saanen is 209 km. It takes approximately 2h 26m to drive from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Saanen.

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There are 735+ hotels available in Saanen. Prices start at SFr 100 per night.

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Map of how to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Saanen.
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  • Distance: 145.4 km
  • Duration: 4h 12m

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

You can take a train from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Saanen via Spiez and Zweisimmen in around 4h 12m.

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Spiez
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 55 - SFr 100
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Spiez to Zweisimmen
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 19 - SFr 27
Website
BLS AG
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Zurich Airport to Saanen

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