Hamburg to Zurich train

Fri, 26 Apr
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Cheap train tickets from Hamburg to Zurich

Showing times and prices for 26 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Hamburg to Zurich is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Deutsche Bahn
13:018h59
Hamburg
22:00Zurich
£1281One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
08:289h32
Hamburg
18:00Zurich
£1791One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
21:0711h19
Hamburg
08:26Zurich
£1801One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
09:248h36
Hamburg
18:00Zurich
£1971One-way
0 changes
ÖBB | ICE
14:289h56
Hamburg
00:24Zurich
£2081One-way
0 changes

Train timetableHamburg to Zurich

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 26 April
Deutsche Bahn
21:0711h19
Hamburg
08:26Zurich
0 changes
ÖBB | ICE
14:289h56
Hamburg
00:24Zurich
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
08:289h32
Hamburg
18:00Zurich
0 changes
ÖBB | ICE
14:019h23
Hamburg
23:24Zurich
0 changes
ÖBB | ICE
10:288h32
Hamburg
19:00Zurich
0 changes

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Train times from Hamburg to Zurich

Showing times and prices for 26 Apr

Fastest Journey

8 h 32 m

Average

9 h 44 m

Trains per day

8

Distance

698 km

Of the 8 trains that leave Hamburg for Zurich every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

ÖBB | ICE
10:288h32
Hamburg
19:00Zurich
£2081One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
09:248h36
Hamburg
18:00Zurich
£1971One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
13:018h59
Hamburg
22:00Zurich
£1281One-way
0 changes
ÖBB | ICE
14:019h23
Hamburg
23:24Zurich
£2081One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
08:289h32
Hamburg
18:00Zurich
£1791One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Hamburg to Zurich

distanceDistance433 miles
durationAverage train duration8 h 20 min
priceAverage train ticket price£161 (€179)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn, ÖBB Nightjet, ÖBB | ICE, ÖBB | InterCity or ÖBB | Euro City (EC)

Trains from Hamburg to Zurich cover the 433 miles long journey taking on average 8 h 20 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB Nightjet, ÖBB | ICE, ÖBB | InterCity or ÖBB | Euro City (EC). Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £161, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £65. Travellers depart most frequently from Hamburg Hbf and arrive in Zürich Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB Nightjet and ÖBB | ICE trains Hamburg to Zurich

Find the best trains to Zurich from Hamburg with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB Nightjet and ÖBB | ICE from £45. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

Deutsche Bahn is a German train company that operates trains throughout the country including trains between Hamburg and Zurich. It offers a wide range of services, including high-speed InterCity Express (ICE) trains, regional trains, and night trains. ICE trains are the fastest and most comfortable way to travel, with speeds of up to 300 km/h. Regional trains are slower but offer more frequent stops and are ideal for shorter trips. Night trains are a great way to save time and money, with comfortable sleeping compartments and couchettes. Deutsche Bahn offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, day tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a variety of food and beverage options. The most popular routes for Deutsche Bahn are between major cities such as Berlin, Munich, Hamburg, and Frankfurt. Other popular routes include Cologne to Stuttgart, Berlin to Dresden, and Hamburg to Cologne.

Deutsche Bahn from Hamburg to Zurich train information:

  • Average Duration: 8 h 32 min
  • Cheapest Price: £45
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 9 a day

FAQs: Hamburg to Zurich train

FAQs: Travel by train from Hamburg 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 Hamburg to Zurich.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Hamburg to Zurich can start from as little as £65 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Hamburg to Zurich is £161; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Hamburg to Zurich is 8 h 20 min   to travel the 433 mile long journey, with around there are 3 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Hamburg to Zurich leaves at 06: 28. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Hamburg to Zurich leaves at 21: 07.
There are 3 trains a day from Hamburg to Zurich which require at least one change with Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB Nightjet, ÖBB | ICE, ÖBB | InterCity or ÖBB | Euro City (EC). Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Zurich. Take the fast train with ÖBB | ICE from Hamburg to Zurich.
For the trip from Hamburg to Zurich you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB Nightjet, ÖBB | ICE, ÖBB | InterCity or ÖBB | Euro City (EC). Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Zurich from Hamburg on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Yes, you can take a night train from Hamburg to Zurich with ÖBB Nightjet. Find all the info regarding night trains in Europe.  

When departing from Hamburg, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Hamburg Hbf, Hamburg Airport and Hamburg, Hauptbahnhof/Spitalerstraße. When arriving in Zurich, you can end your journey in train stations like Zürich Hbf, Zurich Airport and Zürich Stadelhofen.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Hamburg Hbf, which is located around 1.9 miles (3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Zürich Hbf, located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Hamburg to Zurich is June.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel to Zurich from Hamburg including taking a train, coach or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Hamburg and Zurich

Hamburg
Zurich
Hamburg Hbf is the most popular Hamburg 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 Hamburg for your journey to Zurich.
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Phone Number
+49 4039184400
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 21: 30 | Sat - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 15
Public transport options for Hamburg Hbf
U-Bahn lines: U1, U2, U3, U4
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3, S11, S21, S31
Bus lines: 2, 5, 6, 16, 17, 19, 112, X35, 31, 37
Train lines: ICE, EC, IC, FLX, NJ, RE, RB, IRE
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Hamburg, Hauptbahnhof/SpitalerstraßeAccessibility
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At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Hamburg DammtorWifiLockersShoppingParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Hamburg LandungsbrückenShoppingATMTaxisAccessibility
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ShoppingShopping
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TaxisTaxis
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Hamburg, JungfernstiegParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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Hamburg, Hauptbahnhof/KirchenalleeAccessibility
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ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
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ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Hamburg-SternschanzeShoppingParkingTaxisAccessibility
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Hamburg Berliner TorShoppingATMTaxisAccessibility
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Reeperbahn stationShoppingATMTaxisAccessibility
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