There are 7 ways to get from Zürich to Belgrade by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly from Zurich  •  4h 44m

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Belgrade (BEG) ZRH - BEG

RSD 9010 - RSD 30625

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Bus  •  18h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Zürich to Belgrade Zurich - Belgrade

RSD 69

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Train to Basel, fly  •  5h 56m

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Belgrade (BEG) BSL - BEG

RSD 8909 - RSD 35956

Train  •  21h 59m

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Wien Hbf Rjx
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Beograd Centar 345

RSD 38139 - RSD 62797

Train, bus  •  23h 40m

  1. Take the train from Zürich Oerlikon to St. Gallen 5 / ...
  2. Take the bus from St. Gallen Lagerstrasse to Belgrad Central Bus Station Zurich - Belgrade

RSD 8464 - RSD 12279

Night train  •  22h 1m

  1. Take the night train from Zuerich Hb to Bad Hofgastein En
  2. Take the night train from Bad Hofgastein to Beograd Centar En

RSD 11310 - RSD 15754

Drive  •  11h 55m

  1. Drive from Zürich to Belgrade 1258.1 km

RSD 17000 - RSD 26000

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The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Belgrade is to bus which costs SFr 1 and takes 18h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Belgrade is to fly which costs SFr 80 - SFr 290 and takes 4h 44m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zürich and arriving at Belgrade. Services depart three times a week, and operate Tuesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 18h 2m.

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No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Belgrade. However, there are services departing from Zuerich Hb and arriving at Beograd Centar via Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 59m.

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The distance between Zürich and Belgrade is 961 km. The road distance is 1258.1 km.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Belgrade without a car is to bus which takes 18h 2m and costs SFr 1.

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It takes approximately 4h 44m to get from Zürich to Belgrade, including transfers.

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Zürich to Belgrade bus services, operated by Bogojevic Reisen, depart from Zürich station.

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Zürich to Belgrade train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Zuerich Hb station.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Belgrade is to fly which takes 4h 44m and costs SFr 80 - SFr 290. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 1 and takes 18h 2m, you could also train, which costs SFr 350 - SFr 600 and takes 21h 59m.

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Map of how to get from Zürich to Belgrade.
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  • Distance: 961 km
  • Duration: 4h 44m

What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Belgrade, Serbia?

Swiss, Air Serbia and two other airlines fly from Zürich to Belgrade 5 times a day. Alternatively, Bogojevic Reisen operates a bus from Zürich to Belgrade 4 times a week. Tickets cost RSD 69 and the journey takes 18h 2m. Four other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RSD 11000 - RSD 60000
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Zurich to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RSD 12000 - RSD 40000
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zurich to Belgrade via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
RSD 22000 - RSD 70000
Flights from Basel to Belgrade via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
RSD 15000 - RSD 65000
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Belgrade via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
RSD 19000 - RSD 55000
Flights from Basel to Belgrade via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RSD 17000 - RSD 75000
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
RSD 6500 - RSD 30000
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
RSD 2700 - RSD 3800
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
RSD 3500 - RSD 6500
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zuerich Hb to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
8h 59m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
RSD 26000 - RSD 46000
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich Oerlikon to St. Gallen
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
RSD 2400 - RSD 4400
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
TGV inOui
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
RSD 2900 - RSD 4100
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
RSD 3500 - RSD 4100
1st Class
RSD 2900 - RSD 3400
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RSD 1700 - RSD 2400
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RSD 3600 - RSD 5000
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Beograd Centar
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RSD 12000 - RSD 17000
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
EuroNight
Website
bahn.com
Night train from Zuerich Hb to Bad Hofgastein
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RSD 5000 - RSD 7500
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Night train from Bad Hofgastein to Beograd Centar
Ave. Duration
13h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RSD 6000 - RSD 8500
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
Bogojevic Reisen
Phone
+381 35 433 333
Email
info@bogojevic.eu
Website
bogojevic-reisen.ch
Bus from Zürich to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
18h 2m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
RSD 69
Schedules at
bogojevic-reisen.com
Lasta
Website
lasta.rs
Bus from Zurich Central Bus Station Sihlquai to Belgrad Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
22h 20m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
RSD 5500 - RSD 6500
Schedules at
lasta.rs
Bus from St. Gallen Lagerstrasse to Belgrad Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
21h 5m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
RSD 5000 - RSD 6000
Schedules at
lasta.rs
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zurich to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
22h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
RSD 9000 - RSD 13000
Book at
eurolines.ch
Zlatan Prevoz D.O.O.
Phone
00 381 31 510 060
Email
zlatanprevoz@gmail.com
Website
zlatanreisen.com
Bus from Zurich to Beograd
Ave. Duration
14h 31m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
RSD 5500 - RSD 13000
Schedules at
zlatanreisen.com
Deni Travel
Phone
+41 79 416 76 06
Website
denitravel.com
Bus from Zürich - Sihlquai to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
17h 42m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
RSD 10709
Schedules at
denitravel.com

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The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Belgrade Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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Zürich to Belgrade bus services, operated by Bogojevic Reisen, arrive at Belgrade station.

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Zürich to Belgrade train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Beograd Centar station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zürich to Belgrade is 1258 km. It takes approximately 11h 55m to drive from Zürich to Belgrade.

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Lufthansa, Air Serbia, Swiss and Austrian Airlines offer flights from Zurich Airport to Belgrade Airport.

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There are 1955+ hotels available in Belgrade. Prices start at RSD 10000 per night.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Zurich Airport is to line 16 train which takes 18 min and costs SFr 11 - SFr 20.

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