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Duration 9h 21m
Distance 626 km
Average price 150€
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average train between Zürich and Menden takes 9h 21m and the fastest train takes 7h 5m. The train service runs several times per day from Zürich to Menden. 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 via Mannheim

  1. Zuerich Hb
  2. Mannheim Hbf
  3. Menden
7h 14m
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103€ - 195€

Zürich to Menden train times

Trains run every four hours between Zürich and Menden. The earliest departure is at 10:00 in the morning, and the last departure from Zürich is at 19:00 which arrives into Menden at 08:05. All services require a transfer, and take on average 9h 21m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Menden. However, there are services departing from Zuerich Hb and arriving at Froendenberg via Mannheim Hbf and Dortmund Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 14m.

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The distance between Zürich and Menden is 457 km. The road distance is 626 km.

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Zürich to Menden train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Zuerich Hb station.

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Zürich to Menden train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Dortmund Hbf station.

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What companies run services between Zürich and Menden?

You can take a train from Zürich to Menden via Mannheim Hbf and Dortmund Hbf in around 7h 14m.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
60€ - 90€

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 Zuerich Hb to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
60€ - 90€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
65€ - 90€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Basel Sbb to Hagen Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
95€ - 140€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
95€ - 180€

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zuerich Hb to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
95€ - 180€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
100€ - 180€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

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