There are 4 ways to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Freiburg im Breisgau by 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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Train via Zürich HB  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB 3 / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf Ice / ...

$48 - $105

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Freiburg 007 / ...

$11 - $34

2 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Basel SBB 37 / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf Ice / ...

$59 - $104

Drive  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Freiburg im Breisgau 97.3 miles

$20 - $30

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Freiburg im Breisgau is to bus which costs SFr 11 - SFr 35 and takes 3 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Freiburg im Breisgau is to drive which costs SFr 20 - SFr 30 and takes 1 h 36 min.

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The distance between Zurich Airport (ZRH) and Freiburg im Breisgau is 81 km. The road distance is 155.7 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 28 min to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Freiburg im Breisgau, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Freiburg im Breisgau. However, there are services departing from Zürich Flughafen and arriving at Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf via Zürich HB and Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 28 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Freiburg im Breisgau.
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  • Distance: 50.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 28 min

What companies run services between Zurich Airport (ZRH), Switzerland and Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany?

You can take a train from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Freiburg im Breisgau via Zürich HB and Basel SBB in around 2 h 28 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Freiburg im Breisgau every 3 hours. Tickets cost $8 - $15 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $27
1st Class
$40 - $41
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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