There are 7 ways to get from Walldorf to Switzerland by train, bus, 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

Train via Basel SBB  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Wiesloch-Walldorf to Karlsruhe Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB 36 / ...

$106 - $174

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Wiesloch-Walldorf to Karlsruhe Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Winterthur Ouibus

$51 - $78

5 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Wiesloch-Walldorf to Karlsruhe Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Zürich HB Ice / ...

$103 - $168

Bus  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Heidelberg to Zurich 007 / ...

$64 - $93

Drive  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Walldorf to Zürich 197.8 miles

$40 - $60

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Basel  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Basel (BSL) FRA - BSL

$126 - $343

Train, train to Stuttgart, fly to Zurich  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Wiesloch-Walldorf to Bruchsal
  2. Take the train from Bruchsal to Stuttgart Hbf
  3. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Zurich (ZRH) STR - ZRH

$104 - $285

Questions & Answers

The distance between Walldorf and Switzerland is 280 km. The road distance is 316.4 km.

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The best way to get from Walldorf to Switzerland without a car is to train which takes 4 h 6 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 6 min to get from Walldorf to Switzerland, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Walldorf to Switzerland is to train which takes 4 h 6 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 9 min.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Basel Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Walldorf to Switzerland is 316 km. It takes approximately 2 h 54 min to drive from Walldorf to Switzerland.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Basel Airport.

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There are 647+ hotels available in Switzerland. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Walldorf to Switzerland.
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  • Distance: 175.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 6 min

What companies run services between Walldorf, Baden-Württemberg, Germany and Switzerland?

You can take a train from Walldorf to Zürich via Wiesloch-Walldorf, Karlsruhe Hbf, Basel SBB, and Zürich HB in around 4 h 6 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Walldorf to Zürich 5 times a day. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 4 h 45 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Stuttgart to Zurich
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Stuttgart to Zurich
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Wiesloch-Walldorf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$21 - $25
Train from Wiesloch-Walldorf to Bruchsal
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bruchsal to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
bahn.de
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
Bus operators
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
Bus from Heidelberg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Karlsruhe to Winterthur
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus

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