Travel options for:
Karlsruhe to Switzerland
  • Train

    $83 - $136
    1. Karlsruhe Hbf

      2 h 50 min - 3 times a day

      $75 - $130

    2. Zürich HB

      2 min - hourly - line 15

      $8 - $15

  • Train via Basel SBB

    $83 - $144
    1. Karlsruhe Hbf

      1 h 47 min - 5 times a day

      $50 - $85

    2. Basel SBB

      53 min - 3 times a day

      $30 - $60

    3. Zürich HB

      2 min - hourly - line 15

      $1

  • Bus

    $26 - $44
    1. Karlsruhe

      4 h 10 min - twice daily

      $17 - $29

    2. Zurich

      7 min - 2084 feet

    3. Zürich HB

      2 min - hourly - line 15

      $8 - $15

  • Night train

    $35 - $50
    1. Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof

      3 h 56 min - once daily

      $27 - $35

    2. Zürich HB

      2 min - hourly - line 15

      $8 - $15

  • Rideshare

    $22
    1. Karlsruhe

      3 h 34 min - twice daily

      $22

  • Drive

    $35 - $55
    1. Karlsruhe

      2 h 37 min - 172.9 miles

      $35 - $55

  • Bus, fly

    $66 - $229
    1. Karlsruhe

      55 min - twice daily

      $4 - $8

    2. Stuttgart (STR)

      35 min - non-stop

      $50 - $200

    3. Zurich (ZRH)

      4 min - hourly - line 2

      $9 - $17

    4. Zürich Oerlikon, Bahnhof

      13 min - every 20 minutes - line 62

      $3 - $5

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From Karlsruhe Hbf train to Zürich HB then line 15 train to Zürich Stadelhofen. 2 h 54 min 110€. From Karlsruhe Hbf train to Basel SBB, train to Zürich HB, then line 15 train to Zürich Stadelhofen. 3 h 2 min 117€. From Karlsruhe bus to Zurich, walk to Zürich HB, then line 15 train to Zürich Stadelhofen. 4 h 21 min 37€. From Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof night train to Zürich HB then line 15 train to Zürich Stadelhofen. 4 h 39€. From Karlsruhe rideshare to Zurich. 3 h 34 min 18€. From Karlsruhe drive to Zürich. 2 h 37 min 37€. From Karlsruhe bus to Stuttgart airport, fly to Zurich airport, line 2 train to Zürich Oerlikon, Bahnhof, then line 62 bus to Zürich (Kreis 11). 3 h 1 min 103€.

 
 

Bus or train from Karlsruhe to Switzerland?

German Railways (DB) operates a train from Karlsruhe to Zürich every 4 hours. Tickets cost $75 - $130 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min. Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) also services this route every 5 minutes. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Karlsruhe to Zürich every 4 hours. Tickets cost $17 - $29 and the journey takes 4 h 10 min. Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) also services this route every 5 minutes.