Zurich to which city in Austria?

Zurich to which city in Austria?

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snoopy
snoopy
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Jan 13, 2016 - 8:43 AM

i already have a plan to Switzerland in May from 15-23 but last stop will be Geneva then i want to visit Austria for 4-5 days, can someone give me any information which city i should be visit Salzburg, Vienna must go and should take flight from Geneva or train from Zurich.

Arno
Arno
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Jan 13, 2016 - 9:27 AM

Welcome to MySwissAlps moilam!

I would not recommend a flight for such short distances. Just make sure that you optimize your itinerary to end your stay in Switzerland closer to the Austrian border: so do not end your stay in Geneva, but in Zurich for example. The trains from there to Austria are comfortable, scenic and of course it's more eco-friendly than flying.

As for where to stay in Austria: this website is about Switzerland only, but if you provide more information about your expectations and interests someone might be able to help. Salzburg may make sense as it's closer: less than 5.5 hours by direct train from Zurich. It's a pleasant ride allowing you to see more of the Alps.

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