Arrival by car

Arrival by car

When travelling by car, drive to the valley station of the Braunwaldbahn in Linthal and transfer to the Braunwaldbahn, which brings you to Braunwald within 7 minutes.

Via the A3 motorway

Travelling from Zurich or Chur / Sargans via the A3 motorway, take the Niederurnen exit. From there, take the main road to Glarus and on towards the Klausen Pass to the valley station of the Braunwaldbahn in Linthal.

Zurich ⇒ Braunwaldbahn Linthal
about 1 hour 10 minutes

Chur ⇒ Braunwaldbahn Linthal
about 1 hour 10 minutes

St. Gallen ⇒ Braunwaldbahn Linthal
about 1½ hours

Via the Klaussen Pass

The Klausen Pass road from central Switzerland to the Glarus region is open from approximately 20 May to October / November. The Klausen Pass is closed in winter.


The uncovered car park next to the valley station of the funicular provides space for over 750 cars and 10 buses. You take a ticket at the barrier, which you pay on departure - either at the ticket office or at the vending machine. In addition, there are parking spaces that work with parking meters. You can also reserve a covered space in the parking garage by calling +41 (0) 55 653 50 30. Camper pitches are available in the car park in Linthal.


Outdoor parking: 1 day CHF 5.00 / each additional day CHF 3.00
Parking garage: 1 day CHF 10.00 / one week CHF 50.00

Charging stations for Tesla and other cars with electric drive

6 parking spaces (including 2 Tesla) / there are new charging stations on the outdoor parking area.
There are now 7 stations (including 1 Tesla) in operation in the parking garage.

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