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Zurich to Grindelwald drive

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 Cham (Switzerland)
2 travelers   /   driving   /   1 day

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Zurich to Grindelwald road trip planner

Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from Zurich to Grindelwald. If you're planning a road trip to Grindelwald, you can research locations to stop along the way. Find the best hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.

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10:00 am  start in Zurich
drive for about 33 minutes

10:33 am  Cham (Switzerland)
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 11:33 am
drive for about 22 minutes

11:55 am  Lucerne
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 12:55 pm
drive for about 23 minutes

1:18 pm  Sarnen
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 2:18 pm
drive for about 15 minutes

2:34 pm  Lungern
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 3:34 pm
drive for about 20 minutes

3:54 pm  Iseltwald
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 4:54 pm
drive for about 16 minutes

5:10 pm  arrive in Grindelwald

driving ≈ 2 hours

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Where does my trip begin?

Your starting point is Zurich, Switzerland.

You can enter an exact street address if you want to get precise directions, but this is optional.

How many cars do we need?

Since there are only 2 travelers, we assume you're driving 1 car. You can adjust the number of people traveling at the top. We assume a maximum of 4 passengers per car, but you can change the number of cars to fit your situation.

Where should I stop along the way?

Cham (Switzerland)

Lucerne  (59 answers)
    Mt Pilatus  (4 mentions)
    questions about Lucerne:
        What to do and where to eat in Lucerne?
        Reasonable 3-Star Hotel in Lucerne

    Mt Pilatus  (4 mentions)


    Lauterbrunnen  (7 mentions)
    Grindelwald  (3 mentions)

Where does my trip end?

Your final destination is Grindelwald, Switzerland.

You can enter the exact street address of your destination, but this is optional.

What are some things to do in Grindelwald?

This section could be endless, so rather than trying to suggest every local activity or attraction, we'll leave it open-ended.

These are some of the places people talk about on Trippy:

Lauterbrunnen  (7 mentions)
Jungfrau  (5 mentions)
Grindelwald  (3 mentions)
Jungfraujoch  (3 mentions)
Gimmelwald  (2 mentions)

Of course, Trippy is the perfect place to ask questions because there's an entire community of travelers talking to each other and sharing tips and advice. Trippy is where you can get answers personalized for your tastes, budgets, trip dates & more!

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Do I really have to go back home?

Yes, even this step is optional, because if you're on vacation who wants the trip to end? It's okay, you can start planning your next trip!

Want to plan the trip back? Get the reverse directions for a Grindelwald to Zurich drive, or go to the main page to plan a new road trip.

Looking for ideas for more destinations within driving distance of Zurich? Try searching for places within 2 hours of Zurich.

You can also compare the travel time if you're flying or driving by calculating the distance from Zurich to Grindelwald. Or get a full Zurich to Grindelwald flight plan.

Don't forget about exploring your own hometown with a staycation. You can also find some cool day trips or get away for a weekend.

And if you know Zurich well, please help your fellow travelers and answer their questions about Zurich!

At a Glance
without making any stops
total driving distance is 86 miles
driving time of 2 hours, 2 minutes
81 Zurich travel answers
59 Lucerne travel answers
2 Grindelwald travel answers


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