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Duration 4h 18m
Distance 410.1 km
Average price SFr 80
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The train between Mainz and Zürich takes 4h 18m. There is at least one train per day from Mainz 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. Mainz Hbf
  2. Zürich
4h 18m
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SFr 40 - SFr 60

Mainz to Zürich train times

Trains run once daily between Mainz and Zürich. The service departs Mainz at 12:42 in the afternoon, which arrives into Zürich at 17:00. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 4h 18m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Mainz Hbf and arriving at Zuerich Hb. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 18m.

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The distance between Mainz and Zürich is 292 km. The road distance is 410.1 km.

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Mainz to Zürich train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, depart from Mainz Hbf station.

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Mainz to Zürich train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, arrive at Zuerich Hb station.

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What companies run services between Mainz and Zürich?

Deutsche Bahn Eurocity operates a train from Mainz Hbf to Zuerich Hb once daily. Tickets cost SFr 40 - SFr 60 and the journey takes 4h 18m.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 60

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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Mainz Hbf to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 60
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Mainz Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 14 - SFr 20
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 45
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 16 - SFr 22
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 23 - SFr 35

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 Mainz Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 23 - SFr 35
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 75
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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