Duration 7h 26m
Distance 626.9 km
Average price SFr 130
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average train between Dortmund and Zürich takes 7h 26m and the fastest train takes 6h 6m. The train service runs several times per day from Dortmund to Zürich. 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 via Mannheim

  1. Dortmund Hbf
  2. Mannheim Hbf
  3. Zürich
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SFr 74 - SFr 204

Dortmund to Zürich train times

Trains run every four hours between Dortmund and Zürich. The service departs Dortmund at 22:39 at night, which arrives into Zürich at 10:00. All services require a transfer at MANNHEIM HBF and take an average of 7h 26m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Dortmund Hbf and arriving at Zuerich Hb. Services depart five times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7h 35m.

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The distance between Dortmund and Zürich is 468 km. The road distance is 626.9 km.

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Dortmund to Zürich train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Dortmund Hbf station.

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Dortmund to Zürich train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Zuerich Hb station.

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What companies run services between Dortmund and Zürich?

You can take a train from Dortmund to Zürich via Mannheim Hbf in around 7h.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Estimated price
SFr 70 - SFr 100
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
3 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 55

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