Run with a local in Zurich.

Pack your trainers and come for an exhilarating run in our beautiful city, expertly led by local guides!

TOURS AND RUNNING OPTIONS

We provide city running tours in and around Zurich. If you're a business traveler, holiday traveller, or newly settled expat, a running tour is a great way to see Switzerlands magnificent capital with a local runner, and to get a local experience. Choose from one of our suggested runs or customise a run yourself - further details and availability below.

        Lake Run – 5 to 10 kms (4 to 7 miles)

       Lake Run – 5 to 10 kms (4 to 7 miles)

                            City Run – 5 km (4 miles)

                           City Run – 5 km (4 miles)

                    Custom Tour - You decide!

                   Custom Tour - You decide!

TOUR AND RUN DETAILs
 

LAKE RUN

Enjoy the beautiful scenery of lake Zurich and the Swiss Alps during a  5 - 10 km (4-6 miles) guided running tour. We will start at the Opera House of Zurich and run down the west side of the picturesque lake until Mythenquai. From there we will head towards the tranquil river Sihl and back to the city center. The meeting point is in front of the Opera House, where the tour starts and finishes.

Price: 1 person 50 CHF / 2 people: 60 CHF / 3 to 6 people: 80 CHF

    CITY RUN

    If you want to see the best parts of Zurich city, then this is for you! Our city run starts at the train station Enge, just south of the centre of the city. From there we will pass the FiFA Museum and head towards lake Zurich, before continuing north towards the city centre and main train station ((Zurich Hauptbahnhof). On the way we will pass by many of our favourite local places, as well as some of Zurich's most famous sites, like Buerkliplatz, Frauenmuenster, Grossmuenster, Old Town and many more!

    Price: 1 person 50 CHF / 2 people: 60 CHF / 3 to 6 people: 80 CHF

    CUSTOMISED RUN

    Want to run somewhere else? Get in touch and we can customise a run that meets your needs!

    Price: On request.

    SCHEDULE

    We are generally available on weekdays before 8 am and after 6 pm, and anytime on the weekends. But feel free to get in touch using the form below and we'll see what we can arrange.

    Booking REQUEST Form

    Please fill in the booking request form below and we'll be in touch!

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    E.g. minutes/km or minutes/mile OR easy, medium, fast

    Frequently Asked Questions
     

    WHAT IS A RUNNING TOUR?

    A running tour is a fun, safe and exciting way to see some of the most beautiful parts of Zurich, guided by experienced locals. There are various tours we offer, and if none of them are exactly what you are looking for, we can customise something for you.

    WHAT IF THE WEATHER ISN’T GREAT?

    Generally we run whatever the weather conditions. If however there are exceptional conditions that would make it unsafe, such as severe lightning, we will make alternative arrangements to run at a later time or date, or cancel and refund you.

    WHERE DO WE START AND FINISH?

    Lake Tour: Opera House --> Enge Train Station
    City Run: Enge Train Station --> Main Train Station (Zurich Hauptbahnhof) 
    For customised runs, the meeting location will be confirmed once the tour is booked.

    WHAT DO I NEED TO BRING?

    All you need to bring is your running gear and a sense of adventure! We will carry a backpack with us for small items such as wallets, cell phones and keys. 

    IS THERE ANYWHERE TO CHANGE?

    Unfortunately not, so please come dressed in your running gear.

    CAN I TAKE PICTURES ON THE TOUR?

    Yes, you are welcome to take pictures along the route! We do take our own pictures as well, and send copies of these to you after the run.

    HOW FAST ARE THE RUNNING TOURS?

    Due to the nature of our service, we tailor each group run to suit you. This generally means finding a pace that is comfortable for everyone on the tour. If you happen to be training for a big race or are an experienced runner looking for a more challenging pace and route, let us know.

    Further questions? Contact us at: zurich@runwithme.world