There are 3 ways to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Colmar by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB 37 / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Colmar

$53 - $99

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Bus  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Colmar N831 / ...

$19 - $33

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Colmar 94.9 miles

$20 - $30

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Colmar. However, there are services departing from Zürich Flughafen and arriving at Colmar via Zürich HB and Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 32 min.

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The distance between Zurich Airport (ZRH) and Colmar is 114 km. The road distance is 151.8 km.

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The best way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Colmar without a car is to train which takes 2 h 32 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 32 min to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Colmar, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Colmar is to train which takes 2 h 32 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 38 min.

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Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Colmar train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Colmar station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Colmar is 152 km. It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to drive from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Colmar.

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There are 1181+ hotels available in Colmar. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Colmar.
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  • Distance: 71.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 32 min

What companies run services between Zurich Airport (ZRH), Switzerland and Colmar, France?

You can take a train from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Colmar via Zürich HB and Basel SBB in around 2 h 32 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Colmar 4 times a day. Tickets cost $8 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 20 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.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Colmar
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $20
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
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 Colmar
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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