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

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Recommended option

Fly Zagreb to Zurich  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Zurich (ZRH) ZAG - ZRH

$106 - $417

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb Zob to Zürich Hbf Nord N953

$50 - $90

6 alternative options

Fly Zagreb to Basel, train  •  6 h 58 min

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

$168 - $541

Fly Ljubljana to Zurich  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Zurich (ZRH) LJU - ZRH

$135 - $582

Fly Graz to Zurich  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Graz (GRZ) to Zurich (ZRH) GRZ - ZRH

$148 - $656

Bus, train  •  11 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to St. Gallen N953
  2. Take the train from St. Gallen to Zürich HB 5 / ...

$75 - $133

Train  •  14 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Zürich HB En

$100 - $170

Drive  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Zagreb to Zürich 541.1 miles

$110 - $170

What companies run services between Zagreb, Croatia and Zürich, Switzerland?

Swiss, Croatia Airlines and three other airlines fly from Zagreb to Zürich every 2 hours. Alternatively, Globtour operates a bus from Zagreb to Zürich twice daily. Tickets cost $60 - $90 and the journey takes 13 h. Three other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zagreb to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Zagreb to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Zagreb to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Zagreb to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Zagreb to Basel via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Graz to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Graz to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zagreb to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Ljubljana to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Graz to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zagreb to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Zagreb to Basel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $750
Flights from Ljubljana to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Graz to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Graz to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Ljubljana to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Zagreb to Zurich via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Zagreb to Basel via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $330
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Zagreb to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Zagreb to Basel via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from St. Gallen to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zagreb to St. Gallen
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zagreb to Zurich
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Zagreb Zob to Zürich Hbf Nord
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
globtour.com
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zagreb to Zurich
Ave. Duration
13 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Book at
eurolines.ch
Mesic Reisen
Phone
044 817 05 27
Website
mesic-reisen.ch
Bus from Zagreb to Zurich - Carparkplatz Sihlquai
Ave. Duration
12 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$59
Schedules at
mesic-reisen.ch

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Zagreb and Zürich is 593 km. The road distance is 866 km.

The cheapest way to get from Zagreb to Zürich is to bus which costs 340 kn - 600 kn and takes 13 h.

The quickest way to get from Zagreb to Zürich is to fly which takes 4 h 13 min and costs 650 kn - 2.700 kn.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. and arriving at Zürich HB. Services depart twice a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 h 42 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zagreb Zob and arriving at Zürich Hbf Nord. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 h.

It takes approximately 4 h 13 min to get from Zagreb to Zürich, including transfers.