|Distance||489 miles (788 km)|
|Average train duration||11 h 17 min|
|Average train ticket price||£74 (€84)|
|Train frequency||2 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 2 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Budapest to Zurich cover the 489 miles (788 km) long route taking on average 11 h 17 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £53, but the average price of train tickets is £74. Travellers depart most frequently from Budapest-Déli and arrive in Zürich HB.
Travel between Budapest and Zurich from £53 with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular journey for you.
Find your perfect trip between Budapest and Zurich with Deutsche Bahn (DB)! Check out the DB train timetables between Budapest and Zurich and then book cheap DB tickets with Omio. The distance between Budapest and Zurich by DB is 489 miles (788 km) and the cheapest price for a DB ticket between Budapest and Zurich is £53.
DB is the main operator of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 train journeys per day. A special feature of DB is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use at Omio.
DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while WCs are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Operator ticket policies for COVID
Travel between Budapest, Hungary and Zurich, Switzerland by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in Switzerland, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 15/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Zurich from Budapest before travelling.
The restriction level for your return train to Budapest, Hungary from Zurich is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Hungary has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 10/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Budapest from Zurich closer to your date of departure here.
Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Budapest-Déli to Zürich HB.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Budapest-Déli, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Budapest.
The most popular arrival train station, Zürich HB, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre of Zurich.
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