Arrival / Departure Information
Zurich International School (ZIS)
Upper School Campus
8134 Adliswil, Switzerland
+41 58 750 24 00
- Zurich International Airport
- Train to the city is the most time and cost effective, taxis in Switzerland are extremely expensive
By Public Transportation From Zurich Main Train Station (Hauptbahnhof): Take the red S4 train on Track 1 (in the basement) to Adliswil (14 minute ride). Change to Bus 185 in the direction of Wollishofen and get off at the „Eichenweg“ stop, which is right in front of the school Zurich International School
From Wollishofen (end of tram line 7, not Bahnhof): Take Bus 185 in the direction of Adliswil Bahnhof, and get off at the „Eichenweg“ stop, which is right in front of the school. From Adliswil Bahnhof: Take Bus 185 in the direction of Wollishofen, and get off at the „Eichenweg“ stop, which is right in front of the school.
From Kilchberg Bahnhof: Take Bus 162 to Kilchberg Sanitas. From here it is a 3 minutes walk to school. From Zurich Burkiplatz: Take Bus 161 to Kilchberg Kirche. From the Kirche stop it is a 15 minute walk to school.
Public transport is very efficient in Switzerland and easy accessible. The entire Zurich region is covered by one ticket system organised by zones. Both the SBB or ZVV App will make purchasing your tickets very simple and convenient. Any return ticket is valid for 24hrs. Single ticket validity depends on the distance and can be either 1hr or 2hr. The tickets are valid on trams, buses as well as trains. There is a surcharge for boats so please do check before your choose to ride one of the beautiful lake steamers. Friday and Saturday night transport also has a surcharge that will need to be purchased in advance. Tickets can not be purchased on buses, trams or trains. Ticket machines have a limited cash option but do accept cards.
Arriving by Car :
Via A3 Highway (from Zurich), Wollishofen exit – Direction Adliswil (on to Zürchstrasse) – Turn left onto Moosstrasse when you see Hotel Ibis on the right (sign to Sanitas) – Turn left onto Moosstrasse immediately past Hotel Ibis (sign to Sanitas) – Stay on Moosstrasse for approximately 1 km to ZIS Upper School
From Adliswil/Kilchberg – Turn onto Grütstrasse from Kilchbergstrasse (direction Sanitas) – Continue straight on Grütstrasse – When you see the A3 underpass on the right, continue on for 50 meters – Turn left onto Eichenweg. The main entrance is in the middle of the building