Welcome to Freienbach


Geographic Location

The municipality of Freienbach lies on the left shore of upper Lake Zurich at the foot of the Etzel mountain. The Zurich – Chur and Romanshorn – Arth-Goldau – Lucerne transport routes intersect here.

The Seedamm (lake dam) connects the municipality of Freienbach with the city of Rapperswil-Jona. Together, they form the centre of the Obersee (Upper Lake Zurich) agglomeration.

The municipality of Freienbach is situated on the A3 motorway between Chur and Zurich. It also offers good connections to the national railway network and is integrated in the Zurich suburban train (S-Bahn) system.
Travel Times by Car from and to Freienbach, Village of Pfäffikon
Zurich city: 35km - 25 minutes
Zurich Airport: 50km - 40 minutes
Zug: 35km - 30 minutes
Schwyz: 30km - 35 minutes
Chur: 90km - 55 minutes
Lucerne: 60km - 45 minutes
St. Gallen: 70km - 75 minutes

at Lake Zurich: 406 meters above sea level
Schönboden: 1022 meters above sea level