There are 11 ways to get from Zürich to Bingen am Rhein 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  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Mainz Hbf Ec

$109 - $170

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Heidelberg 007 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heidelberg to Mainz 227

$33 - $52

9 alternative options

Train via Basel SBB  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB 3 / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Mainz Hbf Ic / ...

$118 - $195

Drive  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Bingen am Rhein 262.1 miles

$55 - $80

Train to Basel, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Frankfurt (FRA) BSL - FRA
  3. Take the train from Mainz Hbf to Bingen Stadt Bf

$127 - $365

Fly Zurich to Frankfurt, train  •  5 h

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Frankfurt (FRA) ZRH - FRA
  2. Take the train from Mainz Hbf to Bingen Stadt Bf

$108 - $310

Fly Zurich to Stuttgart, train  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Stuttgart (STR) ZRH - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Mainz Hbf

$100 - $290

Train to Stuttgart, fly to Frankfurt  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Böblingen
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Frankfurt (FRA) STR - FRA

$141 - $328

Train, train to Friedrichshafen, fly to Frankfurt  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Schaffhausen
  2. Take the train from Schaffhausen to Friedrichshafen Flughafen
  3. Fly from Friedrichshafen (FDH) to Frankfurt (FRA) FDH - FRA

$144 - $403

Fly Zurich to Cologne/Bonn Apt, train  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) ZRH - CGN
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Koblenz Hbf
  3. Take the train from Koblenz Hauptbahnhof to Bingen Stadt Bf

$92 - $266

Fly Zurich to Luxembourg, train  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Luxembourg (LUX) ZRH - LUX
  2. Take the train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Koblenz Hbf
  3. Take the train from Koblenz Hauptbahnhof to Bingen Stadt Bf

$87 - $304

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Bingen am Rhein is to bus which costs SFr 30 - SFr 50 and takes 8 h 17 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Zürich to Bingen am Rhein is to drive which costs SFr 50 - SFr 80 and takes 3 h 50 min.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Bingen am Rhein. However, there are services departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Bingen Stadt Bf via Mainz Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 20 min.

More details

The distance between Zürich and Bingen am Rhein is 293 km. The road distance is 419.4 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Zürich to Bingen am Rhein without a car is to train which takes 5 h 20 min and costs SFr 100 - SFr 170.

More details

It takes approximately 5 h 20 min to get from Zürich to Bingen am Rhein, including transfers.

More details

Zürich to Bingen am Rhein train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Zürich HB station.

More details

The best way to get from Zürich to Bingen am Rhein is to train which takes 5 h 20 min and costs SFr 100 - SFr 170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 30 - SFr 50 and takes 8 h 17 min.

Mode details

The quickest flight from Basel Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

Search flights

Zürich to Bingen am Rhein train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Mainz Hbf station.

More details

Map of how to get from Zürich to Bingen am Rhein.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 183.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 20 min

What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Bingen am Rhein, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Zürich to Bingen am Rhein once daily. Tickets cost $100 - $160 and the journey takes 4 h 18 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zürich to Bingen am Rhein via Heidelberg, Mainz, and Mainz Hbf in around 8 h 17 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Stuttgart to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $280
Flights from Friedrichshafen to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Zurich to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Basel to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Zurich to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Zurich to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Zurich to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Train operators
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 Zürich HB to Mainz Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Böblingen
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Schaffhausen
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Schaffhausen to Friedrichshafen Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
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 Basel SBB to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Mainz Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Mainz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Koblenz Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
TransRegio
Phone
+49-261-98887070
Email
service@trans-regio.de
Website
trans-regio.de
Train from Mainz Hbf to Bingen Stadt Bf
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
trans-regio.de
Train from Koblenz Hauptbahnhof to Bingen Stadt Bf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
trans-regio.de
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Heidelberg
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Heidelberg to Mainz
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk

Want to know more about travelling around Germany

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Yes, the driving distance between Zürich to Bingen am Rhein is 419 km. It takes approximately 3 h 50 min to drive from Zürich to Bingen am Rhein.

Get driving directions

Lufthansa offers flights from Basel Airport to Frankfurt Airport.

Search flights

Book your Zürich to Bingen am Rhein train tickets online with Loco2, Loco2 and Loco2.

Search and book

There are 387+ hotels available in Bingen am Rhein. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

More details

The best way to get from Zürich to Zurich Airport is to train which takes 10 min and costs SFr 3 - SFr 19.

More details