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Duration 6h 21m
Distance 576.8 km
Average price SFr 100
Frequency 4/week

Trip overview

The train between Cologne and Zurich Airport (ZRH) takes 6h 21m. The train runs, on average, 4 times per week from Cologne to Zurich Airport (ZRH). The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Koeln Hbf
  2. Zurich Airport (ZRH)
6h 22m
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SFr 63 - SFr 101

Cologne to Zurich Airport (ZRH) train times

Trains run four times a week between Cologne and Zurich Airport (ZRH). The service departs Cologne at 10:53 in the morning, which arrives into Zurich Airport (ZRH) at 17:14. All services require a transfer at ZUERICH HB and take an average of 6h 21m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Cologne to Zurich Airport (ZRH). However, there are services departing from Koeln Hbf and arriving at Zürich Flughafen via Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 22m.

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The distance between Cologne and Zurich Airport (ZRH) is 405 km. The road distance is 576.8 km.

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Cologne to Zurich Airport (ZRH) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, depart from Koeln Hbf station.

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Cologne to Zurich Airport (ZRH) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, arrive at Zuerich Hb station.

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What companies run services between Cologne and Zurich Airport (ZRH)?

Deutsche Bahn Eurocity operates a train from Koeln Hbf to Zuerich Hb once daily. Tickets cost SFr 60 - SFr 85 and the journey takes 6h 7m.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity
Ave. Duration
6h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 60 - SFr 85

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Koeln Hbf to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
6h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 60 - SFr 85
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 90 - SFr 130

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Siegburg/Bonn to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 90 - SFr 130
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 26 - SFr 40
Website
Deutsche Bahn

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