Cheap train tickets from Göttingen to Zurich

Showing times and prices for 30 May

Cheapest

£23

Average

£41

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 Göttingen to Zurich will cost around £ 41 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 23.

Deutsche Bahn
07:44Göttingen7h39 15:23Zurich
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£231One-way
Deutsche Bahn
19:14Göttingen10h12 05:26Zurich
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£421One-way
Deutsche Bahn
19:16Göttingen9h33 04:49Zurich
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£441One-way
Deutsche Bahn
20:02Göttingen9h24 05:26Zurich
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£441One-way
Deutsche Bahn
17:52Göttingen9h57 03:49Zurich
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£501One-way

Train schedule Göttingen to Zurich

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Deutsche Bahn
07:44Göttingen7h39 15:23Zurich
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Deutsche Bahn
17:52Göttingen9h57 03:49Zurich
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Deutsche Bahn
19:14Göttingen10h12 05:26Zurich
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Deutsche Bahn
19:16Göttingen9h33 04:49Zurich
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Deutsche Bahn
20:02Göttingen9h24 05:26Zurich
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Fastest train times from Göttingen to Zurich

Showing times and prices for 30 May

Fastest Journey

7 h 39 m

Average

9 h 21 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

475 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Göttingen for Zurich every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 475 km distance in an average of 9 h 21 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 7 h 39 m .

The slowest trains will take 10 h 12 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.

Deutsche Bahn
07:44Göttingen7h39 15:23Zurich
0 changes
£231One-way
Deutsche Bahn
20:02Göttingen9h24 05:26Zurich
0 changes
£441One-way
Deutsche Bahn
19:16Göttingen9h33 04:49Zurich
0 changes
£441One-way
Deutsche Bahn
17:52Göttingen9h57 03:49Zurich
0 changes
£501One-way
Deutsche Bahn
19:14Göttingen10h12 05:26Zurich
0 changes
£421One-way

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Overview: Train from Göttingen to Zurich

distanceDistance294 miles (474 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 10 min
priceAverage train ticket price£42 (€47)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn, ÖBB | Nightjet or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Göttingen to Zurich cover the 294 miles (474 km) long route taking on average 7 h 10 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | Nightjet or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £42, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £35. Travellers depart most frequently from Göttingen and arrive in Zürich HB.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn trains Göttingen to Zurich

Travel from Göttingen to Zurich from £35 with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main operator of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Göttingen to Zurich train.

Göttingen to Zurich train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 29 min
  • Average Price: £35
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 3 a day

When purchasing your Deutsche Bahn train tickets to Zurich from Göttingen, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Normal conditions apply

Travel Tips: Trains from Göttingen to Zurich

Travel by train to Zurich easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Göttingen to Zurich.
FAQs

Is travel by train currently allowed from Göttingen, Germany to Zurich, Switzerland?

Travel between Göttingen, Germany and Zurich, Switzerland by train is: Fully open.

What is the status of international entry into Switzerland from Germany?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Göttingen?

Conditions of entry:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

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

When travelling in Switzerland, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 23/05/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Göttingen to Zurich before travelling.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Göttingen, Germany from Zurich, Switzerland?

Return travel from Switzerland to Germany is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Göttingen from Zurich?

Entry into Germany 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?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

What are the safety rules to follow in Göttingen, Germany?

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

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

Last checked on 28/05/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Göttingen from Zurich.

How much does a cheap train from Göttingen to Zurich cost?

Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Göttingen to Zurich for as low as £35  for the next 7 days.

How much does the train from Göttingen to Zurich cost on average?

If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Göttingen to Zurich train to cost on average £42  one way.

How far is it from Göttingen to Zurich by train?

The Göttingen to Zurich train distance is approximately 294 miles (474 km).

What is the average Göttingen to Zurich train duration?

On average the Göttingen to Zurich train time is 7 h 10 min  covering the 294 miles (474 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

What is the departure train station in Göttingen and arrival train station in Zurich?

When taking a train from Göttingen, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Göttingen, Göttingen, ZOB and Göttingen, Landgericht/Bahnhof. When you arrive in Zurich, your train can arrive in train stations including Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich Oerlikon.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Göttingen   to Zürich HB.

Where is the departure train station in Göttingen located? Where is the arrival train station in Zurich located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Göttingen, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Zürich HB, located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre.

What train companies go from Göttingen to Zurich?

For the route from Göttingen to Zurich you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | Nightjet or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Göttingen and Zurich on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

How many trains per day are there between Göttingen and Zurich?

On average, there are 6 trains a day from Göttingen to Zurich. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

When does the first train depart from Göttingen to Zurich? When does the last train depart from Göttingen to Zurich?

The first train from Göttingen to Zurich leaves at 06: 39   and the last train for this leaves at 23: 16. Omio shows you the latest train from Göttingen to Zurich timetable to help you book the best departure time for this journey.

How early should I purchase train tickets to Zurich from Göttingen to score the best deals?

If you buy Göttingen to Zurich train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £42. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Göttingen and Zurich. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Göttingen
Zurich
Göttingen is the most popular Göttingen railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Göttingen for your journey to Zurich.