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 Zurich to Munich will cost around £ 111 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 111.
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|Avg. Train Duration:|
6 hours 8 minutes
|Train Ticket Price:||£26|
|Trains depart from:||Zurich|
|Trains arrive in:||Munich|
|Train Companies:||ÖBB | Euro City (EC), Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn|
There are up to 15 departures on weekdays on routes from Zurich to Munich although only two of these are direct services. The journey can also be made by different routes that involve one or more connections and in some cases, arrival the following day. There are no direct trains and a reduced service at the weekend. Trains depart from Zurich HB and arrive at Munich Hbf.
Trains to Munich from Zurich are operated by either Deutsche Bahn (DB) the German national rail carrier or BB Railjets. This is an Austrian passenger service with three ticket classes, economy, first and business. All trains are spacious and comfortable with wifi, luggage space, power sockets and bistro-bars.
Direct trains from Zurich to Munich take just under 5 hours while trains that involve one or more connections can take up to 11 hours, sometimes arriving the following morning. Journey times depend on the number of connections required and the waiting time at transfer stations. Connections are made at places such as Schaffhausen, Tuttlingen, Rosenheim, Ulm and Aulendorf.
There are up to 15 departures a day on weekdays including one direct train in the morning and one mid-afternoon. The majority of departures are in the early morning, late afternoon or evening. On Saturdays and Sundays, there are no direct trains and a reduced timetable.
Departure station:Trains travelling between the two cities depart from Zurich HB, Switzerland's largest station which lies at the centre of a busy transport network. The station is linked to the city centre and suburbs by local buses and trams. Station facilities include a taxi rank, car parking, left luggage storage, wifi, cafes and restaurants.
Arrival station:All trains arrive at Munich Hauptbahnhof which is located just a short walk from the city centre. The station is served by U-Bahn and S-Bahn trains as well as by local buses and taxis. Facilities at the station include car parking, wifi, luggage storage, shops, cafes and restaurants.