There are 10 ways to get from Wiesbaden to Zürich by plane, train, bus 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 Frankfurt to Zurich  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Zurich (ZRH) FRA - ZRH

$111 - $303

Cheapest option

Bus via Heidelberg  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus from Wiesbaden to Heidelberg 227
  2. Take the bus from Heidelberg to Zurich 107 / ...

$25 - $46

8 alternative options

Fly Frankfurt to Basel, train  •  3 h 57 min

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

$118 - $357

Bus to Luxembourg, fly to Zurich  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Mainz to Luxembourg
  2. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Zurich (ZRH) LUX - ZRH

$96 - $310

Train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly to Zurich  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Wiesbaden Hbf to Köln/Bonn Flughafen
  2. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Zurich (ZRH) CGN - ZRH

$88 - $244

Train via Basel SBB  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Wiesbaden Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB 3 / ...

$112 - $193

Train  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Mainz Römisches Theater to Mannheim Hbf Rb / ...
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Zürich HB Ice / ...

$98 - $164

Train, bus  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Wiesbaden Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Regional
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Zurich Ouibus

$33 - $46

Bus  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Wiesbaden to Zurich N207

$30 - $50

Drive  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Wiesbaden to Zürich 262.5 miles

$55 - $80

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

Lufthansa and Swiss fly from Wiesbaden to Zürich hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Wiesbaden to Zürich via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Basel SBB in around 5 h 20 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
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
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Luxembourg to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Luxembourg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
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
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Wiesbaden Hbf to Köln/Bonn Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Wiesbaden Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mainz Römisches Theater to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Mainz to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Wiesbaden to Heidelberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Heidelberg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Wiesbaden to Zurich
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Wiesbaden and Zürich is 303 km. The road distance is 420 km.

The cheapest way to get from Wiesbaden to Zürich is to train and bus which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 8 h 13 min.

The quickest way to get from Wiesbaden to Zürich is to fly which takes 3 h 2 min and costs 95€ - 260€.

No, there is no direct train from Wiesbaden to Zürich. However, there are services departing from Wiesbaden Hbf and arriving at Zürich HB via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 20 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Wiesbaden and arriving at Zurich. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 35 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 2 min to get from Wiesbaden to Zürich, including transfers.