Heidelberg to Zurich train

Cheap train tickets from Heidelberg to Zurich

Showing times and prices for 10 Aug

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.

Deutsche Bahn
04:15Heidelberg4h08 08:23Zurich
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£231One-way
Deutsche Bahn
06:05Heidelberg4h18 10:23Zurich
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£261One-way
Deutsche Bahn
05:22Heidelberg5h01 10:23Zurich
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£261One-way
Deutsche Bahn
18:15Heidelberg4h09 22:24Zurich
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£281One-way
Deutsche Bahn
18:25Heidelberg3h59 22:24Zurich
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£301One-way

Train schedule Heidelberg to Zurich

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 10 August
Deutsche Bahn
04:15Heidelberg4h08 08:23Zurich
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Deutsche Bahn
05:22Heidelberg5h01 10:23Zurich
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Deutsche Bahn
06:05Heidelberg4h18 10:23Zurich
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Deutsche Bahn
16:24Heidelberg3h36 20:00Zurich
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Deutsche Bahn
16:53Heidelberg4h09 21:02Zurich
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Deutsche Bahn
17:13Heidelberg4h10 21:23Zurich
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Deutsche Bahn
18:15Heidelberg4h09 22:24Zurich
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Deutsche Bahn
18:25Heidelberg3h59 22:24Zurich
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Deutsche Bahn
19:13Heidelberg4h11 23:24Zurich
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Fastest train times from Heidelberg to Zurich

Showing times and prices for 10 Aug

Fastest Journey

3 h 36 m

Average

4 h 11 m

Trains per day

9

Distance

227 km

Of the 9 trains that leave Heidelberg for Zurich every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
16:24Heidelberg3h36 20:00Zurich
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£301One-way
Deutsche Bahn
18:25Heidelberg3h59 22:24Zurich
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£301One-way
Deutsche Bahn
04:15Heidelberg4h08 08:23Zurich
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£231One-way
Deutsche Bahn
16:53Heidelberg4h09 21:02Zurich
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£371One-way
Deutsche Bahn
18:15Heidelberg4h09 22:24Zurich
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£281One-way

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Overview: Train from Heidelberg to Zurich

distanceDistance141 miles
durationAverage train duration4 h 8 min
priceAverage train ticket price£30 (€34)
frequencyTrain frequency18 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Heidelberg to Zurich cover the 141 miles long journey taking on average 4 h 8 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 18 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £30, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £23. Travellers depart most frequently from Heidelberg Hbf and arrive in Zürich HB.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn trains Heidelberg to Zurich

For as little as £23 you can travel by train from Heidelberg to Zurich with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

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 Heidelberg to Zurich train.

Train information from Heidelberg to Zurich with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 17 min
  • Average Price: £23
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 17 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Heidelberg 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 Heidelberg to Zurich.
FAQs

Travel between Heidelberg, 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 Heidelberg?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

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 03/08/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Heidelberg to Zurich before travelling.

The restriction level for your return train to Heidelberg, Germany from Zurich is: Fully open.

Is my return train into Heidelberg from Zurich restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Heidelberg, 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 08/08/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Heidelberg from Zurich closer to your date of departure here.

Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Heidelberg to Zurich for as low as £23  for the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to purchase tickets for this journey in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Heidelberg to Zurich train prices are on average £30  one way.
The train distance from Heidelberg to Zurich is around 141 miles.
While the time it takes to travel 141 miles between Heidelberg and Zurich can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Heidelberg to Zurich is on average 4 h 8 min.

Some of the Heidelberg train stations to Zurich you can start your journey from include Heidelberg Hbf, Heidelberg-Pfaffengrund/Wieblingen and Heidelberg-Altstadt. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Zurich include Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich Oerlikon.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Heidelberg Hbf   and arriving in Zürich HB.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Heidelberg Hbf and travel around 0.9 miles (1.4 km) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Zürich HB and need to travel approximately 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the train station to the city centre in Zurich.

If you're looking for trains from Heidelberg to Zurich, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection to get you to Zurich. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Heidelberg to Zurich journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 18 trains a day from Heidelberg to Zurich. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train departing from Heidelberg to Zurich leaves at 04: 52. The last train departing from Heidelberg to Zurich leaves at 22: 15. You can find the latest Heidelberg to Zurich train times on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
If you buy a train ticket to Zurich from Heidelberg within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £30 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Heidelberg to Zurich are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Heidelberg
Zurich
Heidelberg Hbf is the most popular Heidelberg 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 Heidelberg for your journey to Zurich.
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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.
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