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Duration 2h 27m
Distance 132.2 km
Average price SFr 59
Frequency 9/day

Trip overview

The average train between Friedrichshafen and Switzerland takes 2h 27m and the fastest train takes 2h 17m. The train service runs several times per day from Friedrichshafen to Switzerland. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Friedrichshafen Stadt
  2. Schaffhausen
  3. Zürich
2h 9m
SFr 39 - SFr 67

Friedrichshafen to Switzerland train times

Trains run every three hours between Friedrichshafen and Zürich. The earliest departure is at 19:13 in the evening, and the last departure from Friedrichshafen is at 21:10 which arrives into Zürich at 23:38. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 27m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Friedrichshafen to Switzerland. However, there are services departing from Friedrichshafen Stadt and arriving at Zürich Stadelhofen via Schaffhausen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 9m.

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The distance between Friedrichshafen and Switzerland is 134 km. The road distance is 132.2 km.

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Friedrichshafen to Switzerland train services, operated by DB ZugBus RAB GmbH, depart from Friedrichshafen Stadt station.

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Friedrichshafen to Switzerland train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Zürich Stadelhofen station.

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There are 296+ hotels available in Switzerland. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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