The cheapest buses from Frankfurt am Main to Zurich

Showing times and prices for 29 Oct

Cheapest

£21

Average

£21

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Zurich will cost around £ 21 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 21.

13:10Frankfurt am Main4h20 17:30Zurich
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£211One-way

Timetable Frankfurt am Main to Zurich

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Thu
28 Oct
£66Deutsche Bahn with connection
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£543Lufthansa
Fri
29 Oct
£26Deutsche Bahn
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£489Swiss
Sat
30 Oct
£26Deutsche Bahn
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£423Lufthansa
Sun
31 Oct
£17Deutsche Bahn
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£423Lufthansa Cityline
Mon
1 Nov
£23Deutsche Bahn
£19Flixbus
£403Lufthansa Cityline
Tue
2 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£22Flixbus
£363Swiss
Wed
3 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
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£363tab
Thu
4 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
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£363Lufthansa Cityline
Fri
5 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£19Flixbus
£363Lufthansa
Sat
6 Nov
£26Deutsche Bahn
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7 Nov
£26Deutsche Bahn
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£363Swiss
Mon
8 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£22Flixbus
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Tue
9 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
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£244Lufthansa Cityline
Wed
10 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
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£304tab
Thu
11 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
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£363tab
Fri
12 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£18Flixbus
£304Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
13 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£22Flixbus
£244Swiss
Sun
14 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Mon
15 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£19Flixbus
£244Lufthansa
Tue
16 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Wed
17 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
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The fastest buses from Frankfurt am Main to Zurich

Showing times and prices for 29 Oct

Fastest Journey

4 h 20 m

Average

4 h 20 m

Buses per day

1

Distance

306 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Frankfurt am Main for Zurich every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 306 km distance in an average of 4 h 20 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 4 h 20 m .

The slowest buses will take 4 h 20 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

13:10Frankfurt am Main4h20 17:30Zurich
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£211One-way

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Coach Information between Frankfurt am Main and Zurich

distanceDistance189 miles (305 km)
durationAverage coach duration6 h 5 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£21 (€24)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesFlixbus, Marino Autolinee, BlaBlaCar or Eurolines Switzerland

Coaches from Frankfurt am Main to Zurich cover the 189 miles (305 km) long route taking on average 6 h 5 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Marino Autolinee, BlaBlaCar or Eurolines Switzerland. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £19, but the average price of coach tickets is £21. Travellers depart most frequently from Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen and arrive in Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai.

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Coach between Frankfurt am Main and Zurich with FlixBus

For as little as £19 you can travel by coach between Frankfurt am Main and Zurich with FlixBus. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

FlixBus

Flixbus is one of Europe's biggest bus companies which was created in Germany and offers bus services around Europe and US. Flixbus offers only one ticket type called Standard for your upcoming bus trip from Frankfurt am Main to Zurich.

If you're looking for cheap FlixBus tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Zurich, check out Omio! With one-way Frankfurt am Main to Zurich coach ticket prices starting as low as £19 when you book in advance, we'll help you get to Zurich from Frankfurt am Main by showing you the latest FlixBus offers, coach timetables and tickets for this 189 miles (305 km) route. You can also review relevant ticket information for each class fare available on this journey, such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard with FlixBus. If you search for FlixBus tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Zurich in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can go paperless when taking the coach. Whether you're looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest coach from Frankfurt am Main to Zurich on offer, Omio makes it easier than ever for you to find that perfect coach with FlixBus so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey.

FlixBus 's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your coach between Frankfurt am Main and Zurich are the following:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

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FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my coach from Frankfurt am Main to Zurich?

Travel by coach between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Zurich, Switzerland is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Zurich from Frankfurt am Main restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Frankfurt am Main?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 23/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to Zurich from Frankfurt am Main closer to your date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on returning to Germany from Switzerland by coach?

The restriction level for your return coach to Frankfurt am Main, Germany from Zurich is: Partially open.

Is my return coach into Frankfurt am Main from Zurich restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Zurich?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 28/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to Frankfurt am Main from Zurich closer to your date of departure here.

How much do cheap coach tickets to Zurich from Frankfurt am Main cost?
You can find a cheap coach from Frankfurt am Main to Zurich for some dates and times for as low as £19  one way in the next 7 days.
What is the average price of coach tickets to Zurich from Frankfurt am Main?
If you’re looking to book tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Frankfurt am Main to Zurich coach prices are on average £21  one way.
What is the distance to Zurich from Frankfurt am Main by coach?
You should expect to travel around 189 miles (305 km)  between Frankfurt am Main and Zurich by coach.
What is the average Frankfurt am Main to Zurich coach duration?
The coach time from Frankfurt am Main to Zurich is on average 6 h 5 min  for the 189 miles (305 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Zurich from Frankfurt am Main by coach can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
When travelling by coach from Frankfurt am Main to Zurich, which coach station in Frankfurt am Main do I depart from and which coach station in Zurich do I arrive in?

Some of the Frankfurt am Main coach stations to Zurich you can start your journey from include Frankfurt am Main, Hbf, Frankfurt am Main, Pforzheimer Straße (Hauptbahnhof Südseite) and Frankfurt am Main, Flughafen Terminal 1. Similarly, some of the arrival coach stations in Zurich include Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai, Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai and Zurich, Main Station.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen   and arriving in Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai.

Where is the coach station in Frankfurt am Main to go to Zurich? Where is the coach station in Zurich located?

You can find the most popular departure coach station for this trip, Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen, located approximately 6 mile (s) / 10 km from the city centre of Frankfurt am Main. The most popular arrival coach station in Zurich, called Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai, is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from its city centre.

What coach companies offer a service to Zurich from Frankfurt am Main?
For the best Frankfurt am Main to Zurich coach to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Flixbus, Marino Autolinee, BlaBlaCar or Eurolines Switzerland. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services from Frankfurt am Main to Zurich to compare what amenities they may offer.
What time is the earliest coach from Frankfurt am Main to Zurich? What time is the last coach from Frankfurt am Main to Zurich?
The earliest coach for this route departs from Frankfurt am Main at 08: 45. The last coach leaves from Frankfurt am Main at 08: 45. Check Omio for the latest coach timetable from Frankfurt am Main to Zurich and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How early should I book Frankfurt am Main to Zurich coach tickets to get the best deals?
If you purchase Frankfurt am Main to Zurich coach tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £21. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for coaches between Frankfurt am Main and Zurich. Look out for coach tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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