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.
This is the last train of the day.
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9 h 45 m
12 h 40 m
Trains per day
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.
|Average train duration||9 h 35 min|
|Average train ticket price||£41 (€47)|
|Train frequency||2 a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche 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.
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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:
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 between Kiel, Germany and Zurich, Switzerland by train is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in Switzerland, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
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.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
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.
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.
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