There are 10 ways to get from Zürich to Koblenz by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 11 min

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

$120 - $190

Cheapest option

Bus via Freiburg  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Freiburg 007 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Freiburg to Coblenz 207

$29 - $50

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Train via Mannheim Hbf  •  5 h 52 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 Koblenz Hbf Ic / ...

$124 - $205

Bus  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Coblenz 207 / ...

$29 - $50

Drive  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Koblenz 301.9 miles

$60 - $95

Fly Zurich to Cologne/Bonn Apt, train  •  4 h 53 min

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

$79 - $249

Train to Basel, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  5 h 17 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 Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Koblenz Hbf

$137 - $380

Fly Zurich to Frankfurt, train  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Frankfurt (FRA) ZRH - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Koblenz Hbf

$118 - $325

Fly Zurich to Luxembourg, train  •  5 h 56 min

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

$74 - $287

Fly Zurich to Dusseldorf, train  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Dusseldorf (DUS) ZRH - DUS
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Koblenz Hbf

$74 - $212

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Koblenz is to bus which costs SFr 28 - SFr 50 and takes 7 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Koblenz is to drive which costs SFr 60 - SFr 90 and takes 4 h 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zurich and arriving at Coblenz. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Koblenz Hbf. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 5 h 11 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Koblenz is 340 km. The road distance is 483 km.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Koblenz without a car is to train which takes 5 h 11 min and costs SFr 110 - SFr 180.

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The train from Zürich HB to Koblenz Hbf takes 5 h 11 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Zürich to Koblenz bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Zurich station.

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Map of how to get from Zürich to Koblenz.
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  • Distance: 212.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 11 min

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

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Zürich to Koblenz once daily. Tickets cost $120 - $190 and the journey takes 5 h 11 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Zürich to Koblenz twice daily. Tickets cost $29 - $50 and the journey takes 7 h 35 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
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 Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Flights from Zurich to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
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 Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Zurich to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Zurich to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Zurich to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Zurich to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
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 Koblenz Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $190
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
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 Koblenz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Koblenz Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Koblenz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Koblenz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.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 Coblenz
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zurich to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Freiburg to Coblenz
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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