Contact and Directions

HSR Hochschule für Technik Rapperswil / HSR University of Applied Sciences Rapperswil
Oberseestrasse 10
Postfach 1475
8640 Rapperswil
T +41 (0)55 222 41 11

Term-time opening hours 

Monday to Friday 07:40 - 15:30
(15:30 - 17:00 employees and visitors by appointment)

Term-time switchboard 

Monday to Friday 07:40 - 16:30

Getting here

  • By public transport

HSR Hochschule für Technik Rapperswil is right next to the Rapperswil rail station. We recommend using public transport.

Zurich–Rapperswil (S5, S7 and S15)35 minutes
St. Gallen–Rapperswil55 minutes
Glarus–Rapperswil45 minutes
Schwyz–Rapperswil65 minutes
  • By car: parking available

The nearest public car park is around ten minutes’ walk away (see also local parking guidance system). There are only a few, paid parking spaces available close to the university (maximum parking duration: 2 hours). The parking garage is reserved to HSR members, from Monday to Friday, 6:00 to 17:00. 

You will find the parking facilities near the HSR campus on the map.


The HSR campus comprises two locations: the main HSR campus close to Rapperswil rail station and the Eichwies area. The Eichwies area is mainly home to test facilities and laboratories, and some institutes of applied research and development.


1 Central university building
2 Laboratory building
3 Lecture theatre
4 Administrative building / auditorium
5 Foyer building
6 Lake university building
8 Research centre
C2 Pavilion


Eichwiesstrasse 6
Eichwiesstrasse 10
Eichwiesstrasse 20

Access by car is only possible via Eichfeldstrasse.