Your Trip to St. Gallen



Tips for travelling to Hotel Einstein in St. Gallen.


Route to the hotel

If you travel by plane and arrive at Zürich Airport, you can reach Hotel Einstein in two easy steps:

Step 1 – Direct train from the airport to St. Gallen

Inside the airport terminal there is a railway station where you can take a direct train to St. Gallen. Please follow the signs in the airpot terminal. The train leaves 3 – 4 times per hour and takes approximately 1 hour to arrive in St. Gallen. Click on the button below to book a ticket.

Book a train ticket

Step 2 – A short walk to the hotel

When you arrive in St. Gallen, it is a short walk (650 m) to Hotel Einstein. Please find a route description and map below.

  • The train station is located at the Bahnhofplatz. From there, walk to the street St. Leonard Strasse and turn left.
  • After 250 meters, turn right at the crossing and follow the street Oberer Graben.
  • After 250 meters, you will find the destination Hotel Einstein.



Your travel expenses will be reimbursed with a maximum of € 500 based on economy class. You can use the travel reimbursement form to claim your expenses for flights, train and taxi.

COVID Certified Event

The Swiss CTO Summit will be labeled as a COVID certified event. This implicates that you must fulfill either of the following conditions:

  • you received the full COVID vaccination more than 1 month before entering Switzerland (valid COVID certificate).
  • Negative PCR test (not older than 72 hours) or rapid antigen test (not older than 48 hours)
  • Proof for being fully recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months

Important: Fully vaccinated persons do not need any quarantine measures! Please click on the link below for the latest update of the Swiss government.


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