Duration 3h 57m
Distance 266.5 km
Average price SFr 86
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Heilbronn and Zürich takes 3h 57m and the fastest train takes 3h 53m. The train service runs several times per day from Heilbronn 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.


  1. Heilbronn Hauptbahnhof
  2. Stuttgart Hbf
  3. Zürich
4h 40m
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SFr 67 - SFr 111

Heilbronn to Zürich train times

Trains run every four hours between Heilbronn and Zürich. The earliest departure is at 04:55 in the morning, and the last departure from Heilbronn is at 19:30 which arrives into Zürich at 23:23. All services require a transfer at Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof (oben) and take an average of 3h 57m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Heilbronn to Zürich. However, there are services departing from Heilbronn Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Zuerich Hb via Stuttgart Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 40m.

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The distance between Heilbronn and Zürich is 203 km. The road distance is 266.5 km.

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Heilbronn to Zürich train services, operated by Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS), depart from Heilbronn Hauptbahnhof station.

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

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