How to travel from Zug to Zurich

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Travel Information between Zug and Zurich

distanceDistance13 miles (21 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$2 - $19
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $2 (€2) • 45 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $19 (€18) • 21 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSBB

Travel 13 miles (21 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train between Zug and Zurich. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 21 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $2 (€2). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are SBB among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Zug to Zurich.

Travel Tips: Travel from Zug to Zurich

Travel to Zurich easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Zug to Zurich.

You can travel to Zurich from Zug 4 different ways: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to get from Zug to Zurich is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $2 (€2) compared to other travel options to Zurich:

A bus is generally $17 (€16) less than a train for the same journey. Taking a train costs on average $19 (€18) from Zug to Zurich.

The fastest way to get to Zurich from Zug is by train with an average travel time of 21 min.

Other travel options to Zurich can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 45 min   on average.

The Zug to Zurich distance is around 13 miles (21 km).

The average frequency per day from Zug to Zurich is:

  • 1 bus a day.
  • 126 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Zug to Zurich as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Zug to Zurich:

  • Buses from Zug to Zurich most often leave from Zug, Zug Aabachstrasse and arrive in Zürich, Sihlquai Bus Terminal (Carparkplatz Sihlquai).
  • Trains mostly leave from Zug and tend to arrive in Zürich HB.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Zug to Zurich:

  • You can go to Zurich from Zug by train with SBB. You'll see cheap train tickets for $19 (€18) with SBB from Zug to Zurich on Omio.

Yes, there are direct routes from Zug to Zurich with the following travel companies:

  • You can find 1 direct bus per day to Zurich with BlaBlaCar.
  • You can find 126 direct trains per day to Zurich with SBB.

Direct services to Zurich tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.

Omio customers who travel from Zug to Zurich often also extend their vacation to go to Paris, Milan or Munich. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Zurich and these popular destinations at a great price.

Before traveling from Zug to Zurich, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $2 (€2) one way for this journey.
  • A train ticket costs $19 (€18) one way on average for this route.

But we recommend booking Zug to Zurich tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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