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Duration 3h 57m
Distance 411.3 km
Average price SFr 70
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average train between Frankfurt am Main and Zürich takes 3h 57m and the fastest train takes 3h 54m. The train service runs several times per day from Frankfurt am Main 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

  1. Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  2. Zürich
3h 54m
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SFr 80 - SFr 110

Frankfurt am Main to Zürich train times

Trains run every four hours between Frankfurt am Main and Zürich. The earliest departure is at 10:06 in the morning, and the last departure from Frankfurt am Main is at 18:06 which arrives into Zürich at 22:00. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 3h 57m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Zuerich Hb. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 54m.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Zürich is 306 km. The road distance is 411.3 km.

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Frankfurt am Main to Zürich train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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

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What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main and Zürich?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Zuerich Hb every 4 hours. Tickets cost SFr 80 - SFr 110 and the journey takes 3h 54m.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 80 - SFr 110

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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 80 - SFr 110
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Nightjet
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 50

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