There are 8 ways to get from Zürich to Malmö by plane, train, night 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 Zurich to Copenhagen  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Copenhagen (CPH) ZRH - CPH

$85 - $303

Cheapest option

Fly Zurich to Malmo  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Malmo (MMX) ZRH - MMX

$65 - $281

6 alternative options

Train to Basel, fly to Copenhagen  •  5 h 38 min

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

$108 - $317

Train  •  14 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ec
  3. Take the train from København H to Malmö Centralstation 029

$253 - $388

Train, night train  •  16 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  2. Take the night train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ic
  3. Take the train from København H to Malmö Centralstation 029

$273 - $413

Bus  •  21 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Hamburg 024 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hamburg to Copenhagen 173 / ...

$74 - $125

Bus, train, night train  •  25 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Winterthur to Stuttgart
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart, Stuttgart central station to Berlin, Berlin Zoo station
  3. Take the night train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Malmö centralstation

Drive  •  12 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Malmö 873.5 miles

$190 - $290

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Malmö is to bus which costs SFr 70 - SFr 130 and takes 21 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Malmö is to fly which costs SFr 85 - SFr 310 and takes 4 h 28 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Malmö is 966 km. The road distance is 1397.6 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 28 min to get from Zürich to Malmö, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zürich to Malmö. However, there are services departing from Zurich and arriving at Malmö via Hamburg and Copenhagen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Malmö station. However, there are services departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Malmö Centralstation via Hamburg Hbf and København H. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 23 min.

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What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Malmö, Sweden?

Scandinavian Airlines, Swiss and five other airlines fly from Zürich to Malmö hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Zürich to Malmö via Hamburg Hbf and København H in around 14 h 23 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Zurich to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Basel to Copenhagen via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Zurich to Malmo via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Copenhagen via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Zurich to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Basel to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Basel to Copenhagen via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Zurich to Copenhagen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Basel to Copenhagen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Zurich to Copenhagen via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Basel to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Flights from Basel to Copenhagen via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Zurich to Malmo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Zurich to Malmo via Budapest
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Zurich to Malmo via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zurich to Copenhagen via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Basel to Copenhagen via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Primera Air
Website
primeraair.com
Flights from Zurich to Malmo via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
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 Zürich HB to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$200 - $310
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Hamburg Hbf to København H
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Malmö C
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
dsb.dk
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Malmö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from København H to Malmö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$8 - $12
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$11 - $16
2nd Class Refundable
$11 - $16
1st Class Refundable
$14 - $20
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Stuttgart, Stuttgart central station to Berlin, Berlin Zoo station
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Night train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Malmö centralstation
Ave. Duration
12 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
Snälltåget
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hamburg to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Winterthur to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus

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