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

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Train  •  2h 32m

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Freiburg to Titisee S11 / ...

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Bus  •  3h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Zurich Bus Station to Freiburg 476 / ...

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Train via Basel  •  2h 33m

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel Sbb to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Freiburg to Titisee S11 / ...

Drive  •  1h 23m

  1. Drive from Zürich to Titisee 93.4 km

Zürich to Titisee by train

The train journey time between Zürich and Titisee is around 2h 52m and covers a distance of around 180 km. This includes an average layover time of around 22 min. The fastest train normally takes 2h 36m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), DB Regio AG Baden-Württemberg and others, the Zürich to Titisee train service departs from Zuerich Hb and arrives in Titisee. Typically 56 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
2h 29m
Layover time:
22 min
Total time:
2h 52m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
2h 36m
Train distance:
180 km
Trains per week:
56
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
9 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:59
Last train departs at:
18:59

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Zürich to Titisee train schedules

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The most affordable way to get from Zürich to Titisee is to drive, which costs SFr 11 - SFr 17 and takes 1h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Titisee is to drive which costs SFr 11 - SFr 17 and takes 1h 23m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zürich station to Titisee. However, there are services departing from Zurich Bus Station and arriving at Titisee BADEPARADIES Schwarzw. via Freiburg Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Titisee. However, there are services departing from Zuerich Hb and arriving at Titisee via Freiburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 32m.

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The distance between Zürich and Titisee is 66 km. The road distance is 93.4 km.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Titisee without a car is to train which takes 2h 32m and costs SFr 55 - SFr 100.

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It takes approximately 2h 32m to get from Zürich to Titisee, including transfers.

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Zürich to Titisee bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Zurich Bus Station.

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Zürich to Titisee 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 Titisee is to train which takes 2h 32m and costs SFr 55 - SFr 100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 16 - SFr 22 and takes 3h 50m.

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  • Distance: 66 km
  • Duration: 2h 32m

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

You can take a train from Zürich to Titisee via Freiburg in around 2h 32m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Zurich Bus Station to Freiburg 4 times a day. Tickets cost €10 - €13 and the journey takes 2h 15m. FlixBus-de also services this route 4 times a day.

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 Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€23 - €35
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Basel Sbb to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€19 - €27
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 Zuerich Hb to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€45 - €85
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€30 - €55
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel Sbb to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€23 - €45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
DB Regio AG Baden-Württemberg
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from Freiburg to Titisee
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
DB Regio AG Baden-Württemberg
Schedules at
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Titisee
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€5 - €9
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bahn DE
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from Freiburg Hauptbahnhof to Titisee Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€6 - €10
Website
Bahn DE
Train from Basel SBB to Freiburg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€13 - €19
Website
Bahn DE
Sbb
Website
delfi.de
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€24 - €35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€30 - €35
1st Class
€24 - €29
DB Fernverkehr
Website
delfi.de
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
delfi.de
DB Fernverkehr AG
Website
delfi.de
Train from Basel SBB to Freiburg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€21 - €60
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
€21 - €29
1st Class
€40 - €60
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 Bus Station to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
FlixBus-de
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Zurich Bus Station to Freiburg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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Zürich to Titisee bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Freiburg station.

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Zürich to Titisee train services, operated by DB Regio AG Baden-Württemberg, arrive at Titisee station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zürich to Titisee is 93 km. It takes approximately 1h 23m to drive from Zürich to Titisee.

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