There are 6 ways to get from Malmö to Zürich by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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

Fly to Zurich  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Zurich (ZRH) CPH - ZRH

$94 - $304

Cheapest option

Bus  •  21 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Hamburg X73 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hamburg to Zurich 007 / ...

$77 - $134

4 alternative options

Fly to Basel, train  •  5 h 53 min

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

$106 - $318

Train  •  14 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Malmö Central to Koebenhavn H 029
  2. Take the train from Koebenhavn H to Hamburg Hbf Ec
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Zürich HB Ice

$264 - $419

Night train, train, bus  •  27 h 38 min

  1. Take the night train from Malmö centralstation to Berlin Hauptbahnhof
  2. Take the train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  3. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Zurich

Drive  •  12 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Malmö to Zürich 873.4 miles

$190 - $290

What companies run services between Malmö, Sweden and Zürich, Switzerland?

Scandinavian Airlines, Swiss and six other airlines fly from Malmö to Zürich hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Malmö to Zürich via Koebenhavn H and Hamburg Hbf in around 14 h 52 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Copenhagen to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Copenhagen to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Copenhagen to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Copenhagen to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Copenhagen to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Zurich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Copenhagen to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Zurich via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Copenhagen to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Flights from Copenhagen to Basel via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Zurich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Copenhagen to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
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
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Website
sj.se
Train from Malmö Central to Koebenhavn H
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
www.sj.se
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Malmö C to København H
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Koebenhavn H to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
dsb.dk
Deutsche Bahn
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Night train from Malmö centralstation to Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
snalltaget.se
Flixtrain
Train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Copenhagen to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hamburg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
Ouibus

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Malmö to Zürich?

The distance between Malmö and Zürich is 966 km. The road distance is 1397 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Malmö to Zürich?

The cheapest way to get from Malmö to Zürich is to bus which costs 650 kr - 1200 kr and takes 21 h 50 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Malmö to Zürich?

The quickest way to get from Malmö to Zürich is to fly which takes 4 h 43 min and costs 750 kr - 2600 kr.

Is there a direct train between Malmö and Zürich?

No, there is no direct train from Malmö to Zürich. However, there are services departing from Malmö Central and arriving at Zürich HB via Koebenhavn H and Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 52 min.

Is there a direct bus between Malmö and Zürich?

No, there is no direct bus from Malmö to Zürich. However, there are services departing from Malmö and arriving at Zurich via Copenhagen and Hamburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 50 min.

How long does it take to get from Malmö to Zürich?

It takes approximately 4 h 43 min to get from Malmö to Zürich, including transfers.