The MUSIKINSEL is easy to reach both by car and public transport.


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By car


Zurich: 40 min. / 47 km St. Gallen: 55 min. / 80 km Winterthur: 20 min. / 26 km

Route by car

  • Take the Zurich–St. Gallen autobahn
  • At the A4 junction proceed in the direction of Schaffhausen
  • Exit at Benken/Rheinau
  • Once in Rheinau, follow the signs to the Klosterkirche


There are 60 parking spaces available for guests of the MUSIKINSEL, free of charge. Follow the signs for the MUSIKINSEL parking at the Klosterplatz.

47°38’34.0”N – 8°36’35.2”E

Public transport

There are regularly scheduled trains departing from Zurich Main Station with travel time of one hour (departures hourly from 6:17 am to 11:17 pm; switch trains in Winterthur and Marthalen). 

  • S12 Zurich Main Station – Winterthur
  • S33 Winterthur–Marthalen
  • Take post bus 620 Marthalen–Rheinau Unterstadt (final station)
  • Proceed by foot for five minutes downhill in the direction of the Klosterkirche.

Last connection from Rheinau Unterstadt in the direction of Zurich Main Station 11:18 pm.

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