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Frankfurt Airport to Zurich by train
Fastest journey3hr 51m
Trains per day33
Avg. journey time7hr 12m
Travelling from Frankfurt Airport to Zurich by train
Fast trains from Frankfurt Airport to Zurich take around 3 hours and 51 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 297 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Frankfurt Airport and Zurich.
1. Are there direct trains from Frankfurt Airport to Zurich?
Journeys between Frankfurt Airport and Zurich usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 32 departures on the route from Frankfurt Airport to Zurich every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 39 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Frankfurt Airport to Zurich?
The Frankfurt Airport to Zurich train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 51 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Frankfurt Airport to Zurich train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Zurich is usually scheduled to depart Frankfurt Airport around 05:34 and the last train is around 23:18. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Frankfurt Airport around 05:39, and the last at 23:18.
What's the Frankfurt Airport to Zurich train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Frankfurt Airport to Zurich are $21.33.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $29 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $57. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Frankfurt Airport to Zurich train tickets?
Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 6 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Frankfurt Airport to Zurich by train.
Which train companies operate between Frankfurt Airport and Zurich?
More than one train company operates on the route from Frankfurt Airport to Zurich, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Eurocity (EC)
- Intercity-Express (ICE)
- Night Jet
- Railjet Express
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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