Kiel to Zurich train

Cheap train tickets from Kiel to Zurich

Showing times and prices for 18 Aug

Cheapest

£51

Average

£64

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
19:25Kiel13h39 09:04Zurich
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£511One-way
Deutsche Bahn
12:39Kiel9h45 22:24Zurich
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£541One-way
Deutsche Bahn
16:38Kiel12h48 05:26Zurich
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£541One-way
Deutsche Bahn
14:25Kiel13h24 03:49Zurich
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£621One-way
Deutsche Bahn
16:02Kiel13h24 05:26Zurich
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£711One-way

Train schedule Kiel to Zurich

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 18 August
Deutsche Bahn
12:39Kiel9h45 22:24Zurich
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Deutsche Bahn
14:25Kiel13h24 03:49Zurich
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Deutsche Bahn
16:02Kiel13h24 05:26Zurich
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Deutsche Bahn
16:38Kiel12h48 05:26Zurich
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Deutsche Bahn
17:25Kiel13h01 06:26Zurich
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Deutsche Bahn
19:25Kiel13h39 09:04Zurich
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Fastest train times from Kiel to Zurich

Showing times and prices for 18 Aug

Fastest Journey

9 h 45 m

Average

12 h 40 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

781 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Kiel for Zurich every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
12:39Kiel9h45 22:24Zurich
0 changes
£541One-way
Deutsche Bahn
16:38Kiel12h48 05:26Zurich
0 changes
£541One-way
Deutsche Bahn
17:25Kiel13h01 06:26Zurich
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£891One-way
Deutsche Bahn
14:25Kiel13h24 03:49Zurich
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£621One-way
Deutsche Bahn
16:02Kiel13h24 05:26Zurich
0 changes
£711One-way

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Overview: Train from Kiel to Zurich

distanceDistance484 miles
durationAverage train duration9 h 35 min
priceAverage train ticket price£41 (€47)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn, ÖBB | Nightjet or ÖBB

Trains from Kiel to Zurich cover the 484 miles long journey taking on average 9 h 35 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | Nightjet or ÖBB. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £41, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £29. Travellers depart most frequently from Kiel Hbf and arrive in Zürich HB.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB and ÖBB Nightjet trains Kiel to Zurich

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB and ÖBB Nightjet train tickets from Kiel to Zurich from £29 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient trip.

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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 Kiel to Zurich train.

Train information from Kiel to Zurich with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 15 h 47 min
  • Average Price: £32
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 3 a day

ÖBB is Austria's main train company and offers the following different ticket types for your next trip to Zurich from Kiel by train: Standard Ticket, Comfort-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene Comfort-Ticket.

Find cheap tickets for ÖBB trains from Kiel to Zurich on Omio. Omio can help you find the best train deals and prices all in one place by showing you the most up-to-date Kiel to Zurich train timetable from ÖBB, the latest train ticket offers available and other travel information for the 484 miles (781 km) route from Kiel to Zurich, including information on luggage policy and amenities offered onboard depending on the class fare you pick and choose. If you search for trains between Kiel and Zurich in the Omio app, you can check to see if the ÖBB trains available are mobile tickets, which makes it even more convenient for you to go paperless when travelling. Check the ÖBB train timetable for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route available to get to Zurich from Kiel and then book a cheap train with ease. Sit back and enjoy your upcoming train from Kiel to Zurich with ÖBB!

    One of the best ways to travel to Zurich from Kiel is by taking a train with ÖBB Nightjet. Omio helps you find the ideal ÖBB Nightjet train to Zurich from Kiel by showing you ÖBB Nightjet current train timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like luggage policy) and the best prices for this Kiel to Zurich trip. You can expect to travel 484 miles (781 km) from Kiel to Zurich on a train with ÖBB Nightjet. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains to Zurich from Kiel, you can check straight away if the ÖBB Nightjet ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your ÖBB Nightjet train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip to Zurich from Kiel!

      Travel Tips: Trains from Kiel 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 Kiel to Zurich.
      FAQs

      Travel between Kiel, 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 Kiel?

      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 to Zurich from Kiel before travelling.

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

      Is my return train into Kiel 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 Kiel, 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 Kiel from Zurich closer to your date of departure here.

      Omio customers have found the cheapest trains between Kiel and Zurich to cost as little as £29  in the next 7 days.
      The Kiel to Zurich train ticket price is on average £41  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.
      The distance to Zurich from Kiel by train is approximately 484 miles.
      On average the train from Kiel to Zurich duration is 9 h 35 min  for the 484 miles long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

      There are a few train stations in Kiel to start your journey from including Kiel Hbf, Kiel, Hbf Kaistraße and Kiel-Hassee CITTI-PARK. In Zurich you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich Oerlikon.

      Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Kiel Hbf   and arrive in Zürich HB.

      Passengers board their train most frequently from Kiel Hbf and travel around 1.1 miles (1.7 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.

      When taking a train from Kiel to Zurich, you can count on Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | Nightjet or ÖBB for the best way to get you to Zurich. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Kiel and Zurich and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
      Yes, you can find a direct train from Kiel to Zurich with Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB | ICE  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you buy your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time travelling to your destination.
      On average, there are 2 trains a day from Kiel to Zurich. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
      The earliest train departing from Kiel to Zurich leaves at 08: 25. The last train departing from Kiel to Zurich leaves at 22: 05. You can find the latest Kiel to Zurich train times on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
      If you book a train ticket to Zurich from Kiel within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £41 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Kiel and Zurich are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

      Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

      Kiel
      Zurich
      Kiel Hbf is the most popular Kiel 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 Kiel 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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