How to get from Zurich airport to Grindelwald?

The Grindelwald ski resort is located in the heart of the Bernese Alps. The second name of this amazing place Is the village of Glaciers. This is because Grindelwald is surrounded by the snow-capped mountain peaks of the Eiger, Moench and Jungfrau. Coming here in winter, tourists can enjoy skiing on the slopes of any complexity: the total length of the trails is 300 km. In summer, go for a walk through the fragrant Alpine meadows to get a boost of motivation and a good mood. You can get from Zurich airport to Grindelwald by bus, car rental, or private airport transfer.

Zurich airport to Grindelwald

Private transfer from Zurich airport to Grindelwald

Atob Zurich airport transfer is a guarantee of a comfortable trip from Zurich-Kloten airport to Grindelwald. Our fleet includes new cars of various classes: from “economy” to “premium”. The fixed cost of the transfer from Zurich-Kloten airport includes meeting in the arrival area with a nameplate, assistance with Luggage, flight monitoring, waiting 1 hour for a delayed flight. 

Bonuses and additional services:

You can order a taxi from Zurich airport to Grindelwald for a large family or company: spacious minivans are available. For a small fee, we will complete the car with a child car seat. there is also a paid option, such as unlimited waiting at the airport in Zurich. 

The transfer cost is calculated based on:

  • distances;
  • the class of car;
  • related factors – day of the week, time of day.

Online booking of a transfer from Zurich airport to Grindelwald is available on our website. To help you reserve a car, you can contact the English-speaking call centre Atob (24/7).

How do I get from Zurich airport to Grindelwald by bus?

The direct bus number 64 Zurich airport-Grindelwald runs from Zürich Flughafen station to the Bahnhof stop in Grindelwald. Travel time-2 hours and 45 minutes. To find out the exact price of tickets and book a trip from Zurich airport, please visit the official website of the carrier at the link. 

Tip: we recommend that you read the bus schedule immediately before your trip, as it may change depending on the time of year and day of the week.

Car rental in Zurich airport

Drivers over 21 years of age and with 1 year + driving experience can rent a car to travel from Zurich-Kloten airport to Grindelwald. The daily rental price is 20 euros (depending on the car class). The offices of rental companies are located directly in the terminals of Zurich airport. To rent a car, you will need an international license, passport and credit card. 

How long can I rent a car?

The minimum car rental period at Zurich-Kloten airport is 24 hours. 

Keep in mind that if there are several drivers, each of them must provide documents for renting.

Tip: book a car at Zurich airport in advance. This way you can save a lot of money.

Useful answers to your questions

How many kilometres from Zurich-Kloten airport to Grindelwald?

The distance between Zurich airport and Grindelwald is 152.4 km on the A2 and A8 roads. 

Can I get from Zurich airport to Grindelwald by train?

Yes, but this route will include at least 2 transfers. You can find the best option for a trip on the official website of Swiss railway transport by following the link.


Do I need to book a taxi from Zurich airport to Grindelwald in advance?

Yes, at least 24 hours before the arrival date.

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