The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Munich to Zurich will cost around £ 71 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 35.
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It's difficult to get from Munich to Zurich without changing at least 1 times.
|Avg. Train Duration:|
6 hours 18 minutes
|Train Ticket Price:||£24|
|Trains depart from:||Munich|
|Trains arrive in:||Zurich|
|Train Companies:||ÖBB, Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn|
The journey from Munich in Germany to Zurich in Switzerland is quick and easy with trains making the distance in approximately 4.5 hours. Trains run regularly from early morning until evening and usually depart from München Hauptbahnhof, the city's central train station, and sometimes from München ZOB station. Some trains run direct to Zurich and may take as little as 3.5 hours to reach their destination, while others require between one and four changes on the way. All trains arrive at Zürich Hauptbahnhof, the largest train station in Zurich and Switzerland.
Travellers wishing to make long distance journeys from Munich to Zurich should head for Munich's main railway station, München Hauptbahnhof, which is located at Bayerstraße in the city centre. The station is served by several tram lines that have stops in front of the main station entrance. There are also numerous S-Bahn, bus, and underground lines that serve the station, as well as taxi stands.
Trains from Munich to Zurich arrive at the city's main train station, Zürich Hauptbahnhof, which is centrally located near the old town on Bahnhofstrasse, making it a great starting point for exploring the architecture, museums and sites of the city. The station is the main hub for the city's clean and efficient public transport system, which includes trams, buses and suburban trains (S-Bahn). The bus station is easy to locate just 100m north from the train station. The city is best explored on foot, but bus or tram stops are located approximately 300 metres apart. Buses run from 5:00 a.m. until about 0:30 a.m. and there are also night buses that run in 30-minute intervals on Friday and Saturday nights.