Zurich to Flensburg by train

  • First train
    06:00
  • Last train
    22:08
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    9hr 40m
  • Distance
    825 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    5
  • Avg. journey time
    12hr 44m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Zurich to Flensburg by train

Fast trains from Zurich to Flensburg take around 9 hours and 40 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 825 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Zurich and Flensburg.

1. Are there direct trains from Zurich to Flensburg?

Journeys between Zurich and Flensburg usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 9 departures on the route from Zurich to Flensburg 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 11 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Zurich to Flensburg?

The Zurich to Flensburg train travel time is normally about 9 hours and 40 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Zurich to Flensburg train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Flensburg is usually scheduled to depart Zurich around 06:00 and the last train is around 22:00. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Zurich around 06:00, and the last at 22:08.

When to book Zurich to Flensburg train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 and a half 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 Zurich to Flensburg by train.

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Which train companies operate between Zurich and Flensburg?

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

  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Eurocités
  • ICE
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Intercités
  • Regional-Express

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.