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Getting there

General information how to reach various ETH institutes can be found here.

Specific information how to reach the Hoenggerberg campus and our Institute from several in provided below. 

From Zurich main station

During the semester, the shuttle bus ETH Science City Link offers the fastest non-stop transfer in the morning:

  • From Monday to Friday:
    Departure at 7.34 and 7.54 a.m. from Zurich main station (bus stop "Bahnhofplatz/HB", in front of Hotel Schweizerhof), transfer to Science City with a stop at tram stop "Haldenegg".
    Journey time: about 15 minutes

    Authorised for rides between the two campuses are students with a valid Legi and staff with identification card. The service is free of charge.

Regular public transport connections from main station to Hönggerberg (campus Science City)

  • S-Bahn (lines 2, 5, 6, 7, 8, 14, 16) to Bahnhof Oerlikon; bus no. 80 (direction Triemlispital) from Bahnhof Oerlikon Nord to bus stop "ETH Hönggerberg".
    Journey time: about 25 minutes
  • Tram no. 11 (direction Auzelg) to "Bucheggplatz", from there by bus no. 69 (direction ETH Hönggerberg) to the terminal stop.
    Journey time: about 25 minutes
  • Tram no. 14 (direction Seebach) to "Milchbuck", from there by bus no. 69 (direction ETH Hönggerberg) to the terminal stop.
    Journey time: about 25 minutes

You need a valid ticket for zone no. 10 ("Stadt Zürich").

From ETH Zentrum

During the semester, the shuttle bus ETH Science City Link offers the fastest non-stop transfer:

  • From Monday to Friday:
    From 8.14 a.m. every 20 minutes at .14, .34 and .54 to Science City, stopping at  tram stop "Haldenegg". The last service is at 6.14 p.m.
    Buses leave from the subway under the 'Polyterrasse' (floor C).
    Journey time: about 15 minutes

    Authorised for rides between the two campuses are students with a valid Legi and staff with identification card. The service is free of charge.

Regular public transport connections from ETH Zentrum to Hönggerberg (campus Science City)

  • Tram no. 9 (direction Hirzenbach) or Tram no. 10 (direction Zürich Flughafen) to "Milchbuck", from there by bus no. 69 (direction ETH Hönggerberg) to the terminal stop.
    Journey time: about 25 minutes

You need a valid ticket for zone no. 10 ("Stadt Zürich").

From railway station Altstetten

  • Bus No. 80 (direction Bahnhof Oerlikon Nord) to the bus stop "ETH Hönggerberg".
    Journey time: about 10 minutes

You need a valid ticket for zone no. 10 ("Stadt Zürich").

From railway station Oerlikon

  • From Bahnhof Oerlikon Nord by bus no. 80 (direction Triemlispital) to the bus stop "ETH Hönggerberg".
    Journey time: about 10 minutes

You need a valid ticket for zone no. 10 ("Stadt Zürich").

From railway station Zurich-Affoltern

  • Bus no. 37 (direction ETH Hönggerberg) to the terminal stop.
    Journey time: about 10 minutes

You need a valid ticket for zone no. 10 ("Stadt Zürich").

From Zurich airport

  • S-Bahn no. 2 (direction Ziegelbrücke) or no. 16 (direction Meilen) to Bahnhof Oerlikon, from Bahnhof Oerlikon Nord by bus no. 80 (direction Triemlispital) to the bus stop "ETH Hönggerberg".
    Journey time: about 20 minutes

You need a valid ticket for 3 zones.

Depending on your needs, you can buy a day ticket valid for 24 hours for all trams and buses.

 
 
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28.06.2017
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