Want to find out more about taking the train from Zurich Airport to Bad Ragaz? Look no further.
You'll usually find 61 trains per day running between Zurich Airport and Bad Ragaz, which usually take 2 hours 3 minutes to complete the 86 km journey. It can take as little as 1 hour 23 minutes on the fastest services though, if you want to get there as quickly as possible. As soon as you board the train, you'll be able to make yourself comfortable and enjoy the journey as there are direct services available. All or part of your journey will be onboard a train operated by SBB, as they are the main carrier on this route.
You can save money on train tickets from Zurich Airport to Bad Ragaz if you book in advance, as tickets usually start from $15.62. Use our Journey Planner at the top of the page to compare ticket prices and get the cheapest fares.
Want to book your train tickets now? Just start a search with us today. If you want to find out more about the journey, read on for train schedules (including first and last train times), FAQs and tips on how to book cheap train tickets.
It takes an average of 2h 3m to travel from Zurich Airport to Bad Ragaz by train, over a distance of around 54 miles (86 km). There are normally 61 trains per day traveling from Zurich Airport to Bad Ragaz and tickets for this journey start from $15.62 when you book in advance.
86 miles (54 km)
61 trains per day
Direct trains available
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The Swiss rail network is operated by SBB. SBB train ticket prices are based on travel and not on the type of trains. You will find available return tickets (standard price, one way or round trip), Multiple journey tickets (for six individual trips on a pre-determined itinerary) and the City-Ticket (including a one-day transportation pass from the city of departure or arrival).
Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Zurich Airport to Bad Ragaz by booking early.§
Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.
On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!
For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.
The average journey time by train between Zurich Airport and Bad Ragaz is 2 hours and 3 minutes, with around 61 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The fastest journey time by train from Zurich Airport to Bad Ragaz is 1 hour and 23 minutes.
Train tickets from Zurich Airport to Bad Ragaz can start from as little as $15.62 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Zurich Airport to Bad Ragaz without having to change trains. There are 13 direct trains from Zurich Airport to Bad Ragaz each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
The first train from Zurich Airport to Bad Ragaz leaves at 00:30. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Zurich Airport to Bad Ragaz leaves at 23:45. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.
Trains travelling from Zurich Airport to Bad Ragaz cover a distance of around 54 miles (86 km) during the journey.