Sihlwald (Wildlife Park) Route

Thalwil–Langnau-Gattikon–Hausen am Albis

The Sihlwald (Wildnispark) route takes you from Thalwil to Hausen am Albis in 30 minutes via the Albis Pass. Or break up the journey by exploring the Sihlwald nature reserve, Langenberg Wildlife Park and the incomparable view from Albis to Lake Zurich.

Enjoy the journey by Postbus from Thalwil to Hausen am Albis and the ever-changing, breathtaking views over Lake Zurich.

Be captivated by the almost pristine nature of the Sihlwald nature discovery park (stop: Sihlwald, railway station). The visitor center, offering a nature museum, restaurant and play area, is located in Sihlwald forest and is the starting point for hikes in the largest, pristine mixed beech forest in Central Switzerland. Discover a forest xylophone on the experience trail showing the age of the trees and communicate with these wooden giants via a tree telephone. Enjoy the magical idyll of the Langmoos forest moor on a footbridge over water.

Explore the wilderness and forest at the Langenberg Wildlife Park (PostBus stop Langnau a.A., Schwerzi-Wildpark) and spot lynx, wolves, bison and more. 

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 240: Thalwil–Langnau-Gattikon–Hausen a.A. (travel duration 30 minutes)


For groups of 10 people or more, a reservation is required by no later than 4 p.m. on the previous day. Tel. +41 58 667 13 60

Bicycle transport

You may take your bicycle on the postbus, provided there is sufficient space and you do not obstruct other passengers from getting on or off the vehicle. Transport of electric bicycles on PostBus routes is limited.

Wheelchair accessibility

Wheelchair accessibility is guaranteed in the Postbus




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