Einsiedeln and Hoch-Ybrig

Experience culture in winter mood

Einsiedeln Abbey, Hoch-Ybrig Ski-Region and more! Discover great diversity in the Einsiedeln-Ybrig region with, nature, culture and plenty of sports

Embedded amid most attractive landscapes, the Einsiedeln-Ybrig has plenty to offer in the way of sports also in winter. Well prepared cross-country tracks, winter hiking paths and snowshoe routes, toboggan runs and of course ski lifts – and a wide range of activities for all to enjoy!

Also culturally the region offers much; in particular with the abbey, home to the “Black Madonna“, which attracts   thousand of pilgrims every year. And besides the abbey, regional museums are well worth a visit, together with the ski-jump facility…and perhaps you’re even prepared to leap with joy!

Attractions and Details

  • Einsiedeln cloister: open daily from 06.00 until 20.30 (from All Saints‘ Day to Easter) / until 21.00 (from Easter to All Saints‘ Day)
  • Abbey tours take place from Monday to Saturday (excluding public holidays) at 2 p.m. Tour length; until around until 3. 45 p.m., additional info at: www.einsiedeln-tourismus.ch
  • Einsiedeln Christmas Market on the first days of Advent - with attractively decorated Christmas huts and a uniquely special atmosphere.
  • Cross-country skiing on diverse tracks with rental service in:
    - Studen (Studen, Dörfli)
    - Schwedentritt (Einsiedeln, Brüel)
    - Bolzberg (Einsiedeln, Allmeindstrasse)

More information about the region Einsiedeln-Hoch-Ybrig

Additional information

Buy ticket

Buy your ticket from the SBB Shop or SBB Mobile app. You can also buy a ticket from the driver, at all ticket terminals, PostBus sales offices and at the counter of your nearest railway station.

Additional ticketing apps and online shops can be found in our overview.


Timetable / travel information

You will find the entire Swiss public transport timetable online here.

Route open all year

Journey to Einsiedeln with S40 or S13.


For groups of 10 people and more, reservations through (see Contact).

Bicycle transport

No bicycle transport fixtures available in/on the vehicle

Wheelchair accessibility

Limited wheelchair access to the postbus

Special comments:
Not all services are wheelchair-accessible. Hand-operated wheelchairs only. For information, please call: see Contact


Explore the area of the Hoch-Ybrig Route on foot:

Contact details


PostBus Ltd
East sector
Gürtelstrasse 14
7001 Chur

Opening hours

Telephone contact

Mondays through Fridays: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Saturday: 8 a.m.–12 noon and 1.30 p.m.–5 p.m.
Sunday and official holidays closed