There are 8 ways to get from Zürich to Poznań by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Zurich to Poznan  •  6h 3m

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Poznan (POZ) ZRH - POZ

388 zł - 2 982 zł

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Bus via Bregenz  •  17h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Bregenz 106 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bregenz to Poznań

188 zł - 266 zł

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Train to Basel, fly to Poznan  •  6h 59m

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

450 zł - 1 303 zł

Fly Zurich to Wroclaw, train  •  7h 25m

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Wroclaw (WRO) ZRH - WRO
  2. Take the train from Wroclaw Glowny to Poznan Glowny

453 zł - 1 677 zł

Train via Berlin  •  12h 13m

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Poznan Glowny Ec

862 zł - 1 308 zł

Train  •  13h 27m

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Karlsruhe Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Poznan Glowny 323/453/024Й

581 zł - 864 zł

Bus  •  16h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Zürich to Poznań

300 zł - 380 zł

Drive  •  9h 42m

  1. Drive from Zürich to Poznań 1095.8 km

550 zł - 850 zł

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Poznań is to bus via Bregenz which costs SFr 45 - SFr 70 and takes 17h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Poznań is to fly which costs SFr 95 - SFr 800 and takes 6h 3m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zürich and arriving at Poznań. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 16h 45m.

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No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Poznań. However, there are services departing from Zuerich Hb and arriving at Poznan Glowny via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Berlin Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 13m.

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The distance between Zürich and Poznań is 820 km. The road distance is 1095.8 km.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Poznań without a car is to train via Berlin which takes 12h 13m and costs SFr 210 - SFr 340.

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It takes approximately 6h 3m to get from Zürich to Poznań, including transfers.

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Zürich to Poznań bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, depart from Zürich station.

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Zürich to Poznań train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Zuerich Hb station.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Poznań is to fly which takes 6h 3m and costs SFr 95 - SFr 800. Alternatively, you can train via Berlin, which costs SFr 210 - SFr 340 and takes 12h 13m, you could also bus, which costs SFr 75 - SFr 100 and takes 16h 45m.

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  • Distance: 820.3 km
  • Duration: 6h 3m

What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Poznań, Poland?

Lufthansa, LOT and two other airlines fly from Zürich to Poznań hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Zürich to Poznań via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Berlin Hbf in around 12h 13m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Poznan via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
950 zł - 6 000 zł
Flights from Zurich to Poznan via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
950 zł - 6 000 zł
Flights from Zurich to Poznan via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
950 zł - 6 000 zł
Flights from Zurich to Poznan via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
950 zł - 6 000 zł
Flights from Zurich to Poznan via Stuttgart, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
950 zł - 6 000 zł
Flights from Basel to Poznan via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
850 zł - 2 400 zł
Flights from Basel to Poznan via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
850 zł - 2 400 zł
Flights from Basel to Poznan via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
850 zł - 2 400 zł
Flights from Basel to Poznan via Dusseldorf, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
850 zł - 2 400 zł
Flights from Zurich to Wroclaw via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
800 zł - 5 500 zł
Flights from Zurich to Wroclaw via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
800 zł - 5 500 zł
Flights from Zurich to Wroclaw via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
500 zł - 3 100 zł
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Zurich to Poznan via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
490 zł - 5 500 zł
Flights from Zurich to Wroclaw
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
340 zł - 1 800 zł
Flights from Zurich to Wroclaw via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
650 zł - 3 700 zł
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Zurich to Poznan via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
370 zł - 2 500 zł
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Wroclaw
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
340 zł - 1 800 zł
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Zurich to Wroclaw via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
500 zł - 3 100 zł
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
100 zł - 140 zł
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Zuerich Hb to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
320 zł - 440 zł
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
420 zł - 600 zł
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Zuerich Hb to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
230 zł - 320 zł
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
130 zł - 230 zł
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zuerich Hb to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
340 zł - 650 zł
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
100 zł - 150 zł
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
130 zł - 150 zł
1st Class
100 zł - 130 zł
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
60 zł - 90 zł
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf to Poznan Glowny
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
120 zł - 170 zł
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
130 zł - 190 zł
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
PKP Intercity

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability and large families entitled to discounts. Trains have standard 1st and 2nd class reserved seating, and many overnight trains also offer sleepers and couchettes.

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Wroclaw Glowny to Poznan Glowny
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40 zł - 75 zł
Website
PKP Intercity
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Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
40 zł - 55 zł
1st Class
55 zł - 75 zł
Polregio
Phone
(+48) 22 439 6052
Email
info@p-r.com.pl
Website
polregio.pl
Train from Wroclaw Glowny to Poznan Glowny
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
20 zł - 29 zł
Website
Polregio
Russian Railways (РЖД)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Berlin Hbf to Poznan Glowny
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
180 zł - 270 zł
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Poznan Glowny
Ave. Duration
9h 43m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
350 zł - 550 zł
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zürich to Poznań
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
300 zł - 380 zł
Book at
eurolines.ch
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
35 zł - 50 zł
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Sindbad
Phone
+48 77 443 44 44
Email
poczta@sindbad.pl
Website
sindbad.pl
Bus from Bregenz to Poznań
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
150 zł - 220 zł
Schedules at
sindbad.pl

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There is no direct flight from Zurich Airport to Poznan Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 15m and has one stopover.

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Zürich to Poznań bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, arrive at Poznań station.

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Zürich to Poznań train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, arrive at Poznan Glowny station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zürich to Poznań is 1096 km. It takes approximately 9h 42m to drive from Zürich to Poznań.

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Scandinavian Airlines, Swiss, LOT and Lufthansa offer flights from Zurich Airport to Poznan Airport.

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There are 904+ hotels available in Poznań. Prices start at 500 zł 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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