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There are 11 ways to get from Brno to Zürich by plane, train, bus, night bus, night train or car

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Fly Brno to Zurich  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Brno (BRQ) to Zurich (ZRH) BRQ - ZRH

$175 - $365

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Bus  •  11 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Brno to Zürich - Carparkplatz Sihlquai 000259

$60 - $120

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Train to Vienna, fly to Zurich  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Brno hl.n. to Wien Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Zurich (ZRH) VIE - ZRH

$89 - $289

Fly Brno to Basel, train  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Brno (BRQ) to Basel (BSL) BRQ - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB

$197 - $720

Train to Prague, fly to Zurich  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Brno hl.n. to Praha hl.n.
  2. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Zurich (ZRH) PRG - ZRH

$87 - $267

Train to Vienna, fly to Basel, train  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Brno hl.n. to Wien Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Basel (BSL) VIE - BSL
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB

$141 - $404

Train to Vienna, fly to Altenrhein, train  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Brno hl.n. to Wien Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Altenrhein (ACH) VIE - ACH
  3. Take the train from St. Gallen to Zürich HB

$202 - $1,114

Train  •  10 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Brno hl.n. to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Zürich HB Rj

$132 - $218

Night bus, bus  •  12 h 34 min

  1. Take the night bus from Brno, Brno Hotel Grand to Munich, Munich central bus station N899
  2. Take the bus from München ZOB to Zürich, Sihlquai/HB 1-Y / ...

$164 - $245

Train, night train  •  17 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Brno hl.n. to Ceske Budejovice R
  2. Take the night train from Ceske Budejovice to Zürich HB En

Drive  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Brno to Zürich 563.7 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brno to Zürich is to bus which costs 1 300 Kč - 2 600 Kč and takes 11 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brno to Zürich is to train and fly which costs 1 900 Kč - 6 500 Kč and takes 5 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brno and arriving at Zürich - Carparkplatz Sihlquai. Services depart three times a week, and operate Thursday, Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 11 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brno to Zürich. However, there are services departing from Brno hl.n. and arriving at Zürich HB via Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 16 min.

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The distance between Brno and Zürich is 630 km. The road distance is 901.9 km.

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The best way to get from Brno to Zürich without a car is to train which takes 10 h 16 min and costs 2 900 Kč - 4 900 Kč.

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It takes approximately 5 h 59 min to get from Brno to Zürich, including transfers.

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Brno to Zürich bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Brno, Brno Hotel Grand station.

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Brno to Zürich train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), depart from Brno hl.n. station.

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The best way to get from Brno to Zürich is to fly which takes 5 h 59 min and costs 3 900 Kč - 8 500 Kč. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 2 900 Kč - 4 900 Kč and takes 10 h 16 min, you could also bus, which costs 1 300 Kč - 2 600 Kč and takes 11 h 48 min.

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Map of how to get from Brno to Zürich.
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  • Distance: 393.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 59 min

What companies run services between Brno, Czech Republic and Zürich, Switzerland?

BMI Regional, Swiss and Lufthansa fly from Brno to Zürich 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Brno to Zürich via Wien Hbf in around 10 h 16 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brno to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Brno to Zurich via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Brno to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Brno to Basel via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Prague to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Prague to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Vienna to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Prague to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Vienna to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Prague to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Vienna to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
People's Viennaline
Website
peoples.ch
Flights from Vienna to Altenrhein
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Vienna to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Vienna to Basel via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Vienna to Basel via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Prague to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Brno hl.n. to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
cd.cz
Train from Brno hl.n. to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
cd.cz
Train from Brno hl.n. to Ceske Budejovice
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
cd.cz
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from St. Gallen to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Brno hlavní nádraží to Praha hlavní nádraží
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
regiojet.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $200
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Ceske Budejovice to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
12 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
Tour Bus
Website
tourbus.cz
Bus from Brno to Zürich - Carparkplatz Sihlquai
Ave. Duration
11 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Schedules at
tourbus.cz
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Brno, Brno Hotel Grand to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
8 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from München ZOB to Zürich, Sihlquai/HB
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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There is no direct flight from Brno Airport to Zurich Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Brno to Zürich bus services, operated by Swiss PostAuto, arrive at Zürich, Sihlquai/HB station.

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Brno to Zürich train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Zürich HB station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brno to Zürich is 902 km. It takes approximately 8 h 11 min to drive from Brno to Zürich.

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Swiss, BMI Regional and Lufthansa offer flights from Brno Airport to Zurich Airport.

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There are 505+ hotels available in Zürich. Prices start at $87 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Brno to Brno Airport is to line 48 bus which takes 21 min and costs 85 Kč - 120 Kč.

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