Directions from Saarbrücken to Zürich

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Recommended option

Train via Basel SBB  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Re / ...
  2. Ice / ...
  3. 3 / ...

$111 - $192

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 27 min

  1. 011
  2. 107 / ...

$21 - $36

7 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Re / ...
  2. Re
  3. Ice / ...

$103 - $164

Bus Eurolines CH  •  7 h

  1. 211 / ...

$30 - $40

Rideshare  •  3 h 58 min

  1. 195.5 miles

$21 - $23

Drive  •  3 h 25 min

  1. 195.4 miles

$40 - $60

Train to Luxembourg, fly  •  4 h 25 min

  1. LUX - ZRH

$95 - $306

Fly from Saarbrucken  •  3 h 34 min

  1. SCN - ZRH

$155 - $560

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly  •  4 h 47 min

  1. FRA - ZRH

$149 - $352

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

You can take a train from Saarbrücken to Zürich via Mannheim Hbf and Basel SBB in around 5 h 19 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Saarbrücken to Zürich via Freiburg in around 6 h 27 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Saarbrucken to Zurich via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Saarbrucken to Zurich via Luxembourg, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Saarbrucken to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Saarbrucken to Zurich via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Flights from Saarbrucken to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Saarbrucken to Zurich via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Saarbrucken to Zurich via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Saarbrucken to Zurich via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Saarbrucken to Zurich via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Edelweiss Air
Website
flyedelweiss.com
Flights from Saarbrucken to Zurich via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Saarbrücken Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Saarbrücken Hbf to Neustadt(Weinstr)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Neustadt(Weinstr)Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Saarbrücken Hbf to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $25
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$22 - $25
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Saarbrücken Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $36
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $36
1st Class
$50 - $60
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
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Saarbrücken to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Freiburg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Saarbrücken to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Strasbourg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Book at
eurolines.ch
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Saarbrücken to Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $23
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Saarbrücken and Zürich is 237 km. The road distance is 313 km.

The cheapest way to get from Saarbrücken to Zürich is to rideshare which costs 18€ - 20€ and takes 3 h 58 min.

The quickest way to get from Saarbrücken to Zürich is to drive which takes 3 h 25 min and costs 35€ - 55€.

No, there is no direct train from Saarbrücken to Zürich. However, there are services departing from Saarbrücken Hbf and arriving at Zürich HB via Mannheim Hbf and Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 19 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Saarbrücken to Zürich. However, there are services departing from Saarbrücken and arriving at Zurich via Freiburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 27 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 19 min to get from Saarbrücken to Zürich, including transfers.