Travelling to Fribourg

Travel by Train

There are good connections to Fribourg from many places in France, Germany, Austria and Italy. There are also night train connections to Zurich from many cities in Europe like Amsterdam, Vienna, Prague and Budapest. Information can be found at the website of the Swiss Railway. You can also buy tickets there, but it might be cheaper to buy tickets from your local railway company.

Travel by Plane

We recommend to fly to Zurich or Geneva airport. Both airports are well connected to many destinations in Europe and worldwide. Both at “Zürich Flughafen” and “Genève-Aéroport” there are direct trains to Fribourg, which run every 30 minutes and take up to 1h45 minutes. More information on train connections can be found here. You can buy train tickets either online or at the train station.

Getting around in Fribourg

Fribourg is a small town and many places are in walking distance. The university is also easy to reach by bus.


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