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Mount Rigi and Lucerne Summer Day Trip from Zurich

Mount Rigi and Lucerne Summer Day Trip from Zurich
Duration:
9 hours 30 minutes
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<p>On this full-day alpine excursion, escape Zurich and spend a glorious day in the Lake Lucerne area, exploring Mount Rigi, known as the &lsquo;Queen of the Mountains,&rsquo; and the picturesque lakeside town of Lucerne. This tour is mostly made up of free time and self-guided activities &ndash; your guide will be with you from Zurich to Weggis, at the foot of the mountain, and then you&rsquo;re free to explore the mountain and Lucerne at your leisure. Ride an aerial cable car and a cog-wheel train; take in stunning views over the Swiss Alps; enjoy a boat ride on Lake Lucerne &ndash; it&rsquo;s a full day of gorgeous scenery and mountain delights.</p> <span class='vSpecial'><p>
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Jungfraujoch: Top of Europe Day Trip from Zurich

Jungfraujoch: Top of Europe Day Trip from Zurich
Duration:
11.5 hours
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Embark on a spectacular Alpine journey from Zurich to the Top of Europe! Travel by coach through the Bernese Oberland in Switzerland's magnificent Jungfrau region, then hop aboard a cogwheel train and ride up to Jungfraujoch, Europe's highest railway station at a staggering elevation of 11,333 feet (3,454 meters). A stunning panorama of snow-capped mountains and glaciers awaits you.

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Zürich Airport (ZRH) Train & Subway Services


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 ZRH Zürich Airport Train Services

 

Zürich Airport Train Recommendations


 
IHateTaxis.com recommends the Zürich Airport train service.

You can either buy a 1-way ticket valid for 2 hours, or a 24-hour Welcome Ticket ("Tageskarte"), valid on trains, trams and buses in Zurich, including the airport region. As a 24-hour ticket is only twice the single ticket cost, it's a very good deal.


Buy your ticket before boarding, as no tickets are sold on trains, trams or buses. To buy a 24-hour ticket, press the red "Stadt Zürich" button on the ticket machine (coins and CHF 20 bills accepted), or go to the ticket office located on the lower shopping level.


Zürich Airport Train Rates & Fares


Fares for the train from Zurich Airport to the main station in Zürich are:


1st Class CHF 9.80
2nd Class CHF 6
Welcome 24 hour ticket CHF 10.80


You can buy a Welcome Ticket, which allows includes travel to or from the Zürich Airport, and unlimited travel within Zürich city for a day.


Zürich Airport Train Details

Zürich Airport Train

Zürich Airport train photo

The Zurich Airport train station is located under Check-in area 3. 

 

The train from Zurich Airport departs to the city centre every 10 minutes, from 06:00 to midnight. The journey takes about 10 minutes. Trains operate on lines S2 and S16, and run to the Main Railway station in Zürich. 

 

There are also regular intercity and inter regional trains leaving from the Zürich Airport. Towns served include: Berne, St Gallen, Lucerne, Basel, Lausanne and Geneva.


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 ZRH Zürich Airport Subway Services

 

Zürich Airport Subway Recommendations


 
IHateTaxis.com recommends the Zürich Airport subway service.

Be sure you have a valid ticket before boarding any train, tram or bus. Buy tickets from vending machines, or at ticket counters at the Zürich Airport. Conductors do check tickets, on a random basis, and fines are CHF 80.


ZRH Zürich Airport Subway Details

Zürich Airport Subway

Zürich Airport Subway (Metro) photo

The Glattalbahn tram service (No. 10) provides direct connections between the Zürich Airport and the surrounding areas, and Zürich's northern suburbs of Zürich, including Glattpark, Irchel, Milchbuck and Zurich-Oerlikon. The No. 10 tram service departs from Oerlikon Ost station on its own dedicated line, so it never gets held up, even in peak periods. Trams circulate at 7.5 or 15-minute intervals.



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Last Updated: 23 May 2016