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There are 4 ways to get from Zürich to Rottweil by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1h 38m

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Rottweil Ic

35€ - 70€

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Villingen-Schwenningen 306

15€ - 23€

2 alternative options

Train via Singen  •  1h 56m

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Singen(Hohentwiel) Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Singen(Hohentwiel) to Rottweil Ic / ...

40€ - 66€

Drive  •  1h 27m

  1. Drive from Zürich to Rottweil 80.6 miles

14€ - 22€

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The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Rottweil is to drive which costs SFr 16 - SFr 25 and takes 1h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Rottweil is to drive which costs SFr 16 - SFr 25 and takes 1h 27m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Zuerich Hb and arriving at Rottweil. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 38m.

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The distance between Zürich and Rottweil is 89 km. The road distance is 129 km.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Rottweil without a car is to train which takes 1h 38m and costs SFr 40 - SFr 80.

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The train from Zuerich Hb to Rottweil takes 1h 38m including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Zürich to Rottweil train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Zuerich Hb station.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Rottweil is to train which takes 1h 38m and costs SFr 40 - SFr 80. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 17 - SFr 27 and takes 2h 58m.

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Zürich to Rottweil train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Rottweil station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zürich to Rottweil is 129 km. It takes approximately 1h 27m to drive from Zürich to Rottweil.

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  • Distance: 55.8 miles
  • Duration: 1h 38m

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

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Zürich to Rottweil every 4 hours. Tickets cost 35€ - 70€ and the journey takes 1h 38m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Zürich to Rottweil 5 times a week. Tickets cost 4€ - 9€ and the journey takes 1h 50m.

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zuerich Hb to Rottweil
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 70€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zuerich Hb to Singen(Hohentwiel)
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
23€ - 45€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Singen(Hohentwiel) to Rottweil
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
22€ - 40€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn

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 Singen(Hohentwiel) to Rottweil
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
17€ - 25€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Bus operators
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Villingen-Schwenningen
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
4€ - 9€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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