Duration 5h 29m
Distance 314.8 km
Average price SFr 100
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Saarbrücken and Switzerland takes 5h 29m and the fastest train takes 5h 8m. The train service runs several times per day from Saarbrücken 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. Saarbruecken Hbf
  2. Mannheim Hbf
  3. Zürich
5h 51m
SFr 62 - SFr 177

Saarbrücken to Switzerland train times

Trains run every four hours between Saarbrücken and Zürich. The earliest departure is at 14:59 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Saarbrücken is at 16:55 which arrives into Zürich at 22:07. All services require a transfer, and take on average 5h 29m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Saarbrücken to Switzerland? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Saarbrücken to Switzerland. However, there are services departing from Saarbruecken Hbf and arriving at Zürich Stadelhofen via Mannheim Hbf and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 51m.

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The distance between Saarbrücken and Switzerland is 286 km. The road distance is 314.8 km.

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Saarbrücken to Switzerland train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Saarbruecken Hbf station.

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

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There are 693+ hotels available in Switzerland. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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What companies run services between Saarbrücken and Switzerland?

You can take a train from Saarbrücken to Zürich via Mannheim Hbf and Zürich HB in around 5h 51m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
4 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 45
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 19 - SFr 27

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