Saint Gallen (St. Gallen, German: Sankt Gallen) is the main city of eastern Switzerland. For travellers, its main draw is the centuries old Abbey of Saint Gall, a UNESCO World Heritage Site with a world famous historic library. It’s a place packed with listed heritage buildings and well-maintained museums. And if you are tired of all the urban highlights, Saint Gallen also serves as a gateway to the Appenzell Alps.
- Zurich International Airport (ZRH IATA is the closest international airport to St. Gallen. Direct trains between St. Gallen and the airport run twice an hour with a travel time of exactly one hour, see SBB
- Bodensee-Airport Friedrichshafen (FDH IATA). would be an alternative airport.
- 1 St. Gallen-Altenrhein Airport (ACH IATA) (19 km (12 mi) north east of Saint Gallen). with connections to Vienna and seasonal to Mediterranean destinations