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Frankfurt am Main to Zwickau by train

  • First train
    05:34
  • Last train
    22:26
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 38m
  • Distance
    279 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    21
  • Avg. journey time
    8hr 32m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Frankfurt am Main to Zwickau by train

Fast trains from Frankfurt am Main to Zwickau take around 4 hours and 38 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 279 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Frankfurt am Main and Zwickau.

1. Are there direct trains from Frankfurt am Main to Zwickau?

Journeys between Frankfurt am Main and Zwickau usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 20 departures on the route from Frankfurt am Main to Zwickau 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 22 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Frankfurt am Main to Zwickau?

The Frankfurt am Main to Zwickau train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 38 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Frankfurt am Main to Zwickau train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Zwickau is usually scheduled to depart Frankfurt am Main around 06:14 and the last train is around 22:26. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Frankfurt am Main around 05:34, and the last at 21:19.

When to book Frankfurt am Main to Zwickau train tickets?

Trains in Germany 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 am Main to Zwickau by train.

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Which train companies operate between Frankfurt am Main and Zwickau?

More than one train company operates on the route from Frankfurt am Main to Zwickau, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Regionalbahn
  • S-Bahn

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.