There are 8 ways to get from Augsburg to Zürich by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  4 h 35 min

  1. 283

$17 - $29

7 alternative options

Train via Ulm Hbf  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Ice / ...
  2. Ire / ...
  3. 4 / ...

$78 - $130

Train  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Ec

$76 - $133

Drive  •  2 h 49 min

  1. 182.6 miles

$35 - $60

Train to Munich, fly to Zurich  •  3 h 56 min

  1. MUC - ZRH

$127 - $363

Bus to Stuttgart, fly to Zurich  •  3 h 54 min

  1. STR - ZRH

$69 - $235

Train to Nuremberg, fly to Zurich  •  4 h

  1. NUE - ZRH

$112 - $322

Train to Munich, fly to Basel, train  •  5 h 1 min

  1. MUC - BSL

$124 - $347

What companies run services between Augsburg, Germany and Zürich, Switzerland?

FlixBus operates a bus from Augsburg to Zürich 4 times a week. Tickets cost $17 - $29 and the journey takes 4 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Augsburg to Zürich via Ulm Hbf and Schaffhausen in around 4 h 43 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Stuttgart to Zurich
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Nuremberg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from Nuremberg to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Nuremberg to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Munich to Basel
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Munich to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Munich to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Stuttgart to Zurich
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Nuremberg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from Munich to Basel
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Augsburg Hbf to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Ulm Hbf to Schaffhausen
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Buchloe to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Augsburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Augsburg Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Augsburg Hbf to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $27
1st Class
$40 - $41
Train from Augsburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $23
1st Class
$31 - $36
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Schaffhausen to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Augsburg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Augsburg to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Augsburg and Zürich is 208 km. The road distance is 292 km.

The cheapest way to get from Augsburg to Zürich is to bus which costs 14€ - 24€ and takes 4 h 35 min.

The quickest way to get from Augsburg to Zürich is to drive which takes 2 h 49 min and costs 30€ - 50€.

No, there is no direct train from Augsburg to Zürich. However, there are services departing from Augsburg Hbf and arriving at Zürich HB via Ulm Hbf and Schaffhausen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 43 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Augsburg and arriving at Zurich. Services depart four times a week, and operate Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 35 min.

The bus from Augsburg to Zurich takes 4 h 35 min including transfers and departs four times a week.