There are 5 ways to get from Zürich to Langenargen by train, bus, ferry 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

Train  •  2 h 35 min

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

$55 - $92

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Friedrichshafen 006 / ...

$20 - $31

3 alternative options

Train via Schaffhausen  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Schaffhausen 4 / ...
  2. Take the train from Schaffhausen to Friedrichshafen Stadt Ire

$50 - $83

Train, ferry  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Konstanz Interregio / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Konstanz Hafen to Langenargen Hafen 15-Y

$56 - $90

Drive  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Langenargen 99 miles

$20 - $30

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

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Zürich to Langenargen every 4 hours. Tickets cost $40 - $75 and the journey takes 1 h 56 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Zürich to Langenargen every 3 hours. Tickets cost $9 - $15 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min. Polski Bus also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Lindau Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $75
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 Stadt
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Konstanz
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Ferry operators
BSB Ferries
Phone
+49 (0) 7531 3640-0
Email
info@bsb.de
Website
bsb.de
Ferry from Konstanz Hafen to Langenargen Hafen
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
bsb.de

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Zürich to Langenargen?

The distance between Zürich and Langenargen is 79 km. The road distance is 158 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Zürich to Langenargen?

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Langenargen is to drive which costs SFr 20 - SFr 30 and takes 1 h 41 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Zürich to Langenargen?

The quickest way to get from Zürich to Langenargen is to drive which takes 1 h 41 min and costs SFr 20 - SFr 30.

Is there a direct train between Zürich and Langenargen?

No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Langenargen. However, there are services departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Langenargen via Lindau Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 35 min.

How long does it take to get from Zürich to Langenargen?

It takes approximately 2 h 35 min to get from Zürich to Langenargen, including transfers.