S16 (ZVV)

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Zürich - Tiefenbrunnen Bahnhof IMG 7868 ShiftN.jpg
An RABe 514 at Zurich Tiefenbrunnen heading towards Herrliberg-Feldmeilen.
Type S-Bahn
System Zürich S-Bahn
Status Operational
Locale Zürich, Switzerland
Termini Thayngen
Stations 19
Website ZVV (English)
Operator(s) Zürcher Verkehrsverbund (ZVV)
Rolling stock RABe 514 class trains
Track gauge 1,435 mm (4 ft 8 12 in)
Route map
The Zürich S-Bahn network.

The S16 is a regional railway line of the S-Bahn Zürich on the Zürcher Verkehrsverbund (ZVV), Zürich transportation network, and is one of the network's lines connecting the cantons of Zürich and Schaffhausen.


The line runs from Thayngen in the canton of Schaffhausen and heads for Herrliberg-Feldmeilen or Meilen on Lake Zürich, stopping by Winterthur, Zurich Airport, Zurich Hauptbahnhof and Zürich Stadelhofen.

Between Schaffhausen and Winterthur, the S16 stops only in Neuhausen am Rheinfall and Andelfingen.

In the evenings the S16 continues towards Meilen.


Rolling stock[edit]

All services are operated by RABe 514 class multiple unit trains


The S16 travels between Thayngen and Zürich Airport only once an hour; the train frequency is usually 30 minutes, and the trip takes 92 minutes.

See also[edit]


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