There are 3 ways to get from Zürich to Trossingen by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  2 h 38 min

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

$25 - $38

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Train  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Rottweil Ic

$57 - $88

Drive  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Trossingen 74.8 miles

$15 - $23

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Trossingen. However, there are services departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Trossingen Stadt via Rottweil and Trossingen Bahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 39 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Trossingen is 79 km. The road distance is 119.7 km.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Trossingen without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 38 min to get from Zürich to Trossingen, including transfers.

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Zürich to Trossingen 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 Trossingen is to bus which takes 2 h 38 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 h 39 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Zürich to Trossingen is 120 km. It takes approximately 1 h 22 min to drive from Zürich to Trossingen.

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There are 184+ hotels available in Trossingen. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 49.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 38 min

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

FlixBus operates a bus from Zürich to Trossingen once daily. Tickets cost $5 - $10 and the journey takes 1 h 35 min. Alternatively, Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Zürich to Trossingen every 3 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 1 h 40 min.

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.

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Train from Zürich HB to Rottweil
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
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Bus operators

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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+49 1807 123 99 123
Bus from Zurich to Villingen-Schwenningen
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $10

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