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There are 11 ways to get from Zürich to Sweden 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.

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Fly Zurich to Copenhagen  •  4 h 35 min

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

$93 - $302

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Fly Zurich to Stockholm  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Stockholm (ARN) ZRH - ARN

$80 - $230

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Fly Zurich to Gothenburg  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Gothenburg (GOT) ZRH - GOT

$83 - $278

Train to Basel, fly to Copenhagen  •  5 h 56 min

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

$108 - $317

Fly Zurich to Jonkoping  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Jonkoping (JKG) ZRH - JKG

$145 - $1,123

Train to Stuttgart, fly to Copenhagen  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Böblingen
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Copenhagen (CPH) STR - CPH

$137 - $342

Train  •  19 h 40 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 Lund Centralstation
  4. Take the train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation

$287 - $516

Train, night train  •  21 h 36 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 Hässleholm Centralstation
  4. Take the train from Hässleholm Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation

$302 - $542

Bus  •  29 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Hanover N24 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hanover to Stockholm 073

$108 - $181

Drive, train  •  20 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Lörrach Hbf
  2. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe Ice
  3. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  4. Drive from Hamburg Hbf to Stockholm

$327 - $511

Drive  •  19 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Stockholm 1257 miles

$280 - $410

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The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Sweden is to fly which costs SFr 75 - SFr 230 and takes 5 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Sweden is to fly which costs SFr 90 - SFr 310 and takes 4 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zürich to Sweden. However, there are services departing from Zurich and arriving at Stockholm via Hanover. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Sweden station. However, there are services departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Stockholm Centralstation via Hamburg Hbf, København H and Lund Centralstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 40 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Sweden is 1423 km. The road distance is 2011.2 km.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Sweden without a car is to train which takes 19 h 40 min and costs SFr 280 - SFr 550.

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It takes approximately 4 h 35 min to get from Zürich to Sweden, including transfers.

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

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Zürich to Sweden train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Zürich HB station.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Sweden is to fly which takes 4 h 35 min and costs SFr 90 - SFr 310. Alternatively, you can train, which costs SFr 280 - SFr 550 and takes 19 h 40 min, you could also bus, which costs SFr 100 - SFr 190 and takes 29 h 50 min.

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Map of how to get from Zürich to Sweden.
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  • Distance: 889.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 35 min

What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Sweden?

Scandinavian Airlines, Swiss and six other airlines fly from Zürich to Malmö hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Zürich to Stockholm via Hamburg Hbf, København H, and Lund Centralstation in around 19 h 40 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Zurich to Copenhagen via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Zurich to Gothenburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Gothenburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Stockholm via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Zurich to Stockholm via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Basel to Copenhagen via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Basel to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Zurich to Jonkoping via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Zurich to Jonkoping via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Zurich to Jonkoping via Berlin Tegel, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,600
Flights from Zurich to Jonkoping via Geneva, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,400
Flights from Zurich to Jonkoping via Hannover, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,500
Flights from Stuttgart to Copenhagen via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Zurich to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Gothenburg via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Gothenburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Stockholm via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Flights from Zurich to Stockholm via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Flights from Basel to Copenhagen via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Basel to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Stuttgart to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Gothenburg via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Stuttgart to Copenhagen via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Zurich to Copenhagen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Gothenburg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Stockholm via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Basel to Copenhagen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Copenhagen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Zurich to Copenhagen via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Basel to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Flights from Basel to Copenhagen via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Flights from Stuttgart to Copenhagen via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zurich to Copenhagen via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Basel to Copenhagen via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Zurich to Gothenburg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Zurich to Stockholm via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Zurich to Stockholm via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Basel to Copenhagen via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Basel to Copenhagen via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Zurich to Jonkoping via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,100
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 Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Böblingen
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $85
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
$190 - $310
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
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
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 Hamburg Hbf to København H
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Lund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Hässleholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
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 Lund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$9 - $13
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$14 - $19
2nd Class Refundable
$13 - $19
1st Class Refundable
$17 - $24
Train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $120
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $70
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$85 - $120
2nd Class Refundable
$85 - $120
1st Class Refundable
$120 - $170
Train from København H to Hässleholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$15 - $21
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$23 - $35
2nd Class Refundable
$23 - $35
1st Class Refundable
$30 - $45
Train from Hässleholm Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$45 - $65
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$75 - $100
2nd Class Refundable
$75 - $110
1st Class Refundable
$100 - $150
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
Snälltåget
Train from Hässleholm Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Schedules at
Snälltåget
Danish Railways (DSB)
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Hanover
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hanover to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
17 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Copenhagen Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 45 min.

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Zürich to Sweden bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Stockholm station.

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Zürich to Sweden train services, operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), arrive at Stockholm Centralstation.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zürich to Sweden is 2011 km. It takes approximately 19 h 2 min to drive from Zürich to Sweden.

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easyJet, Austrian Airlines, KLM and three other airlines offer flights from Zurich Airport to Copenhagen Airport.

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