The cheapest trains from Zurich to Düsseldorf

Showing times and prices for 19 Oct

Cheapest

£48

Average

£72

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.

The average ticket from Zurich to Düsseldorf will cost around £ 72 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 48.

Cheapest
11:37Zürich HB7h44 19:21Düsseldorf Hbf
2 changes
£481One-way
2nd Cheapest
21:36Zürich HB9h05 06:41Düsseldorf Hbf
1 changes
£491One-way
2nd Cheapest
21:38Zürich HB9h03 06:41Düsseldorf Hbf
3 changes
£491One-way
12:37Zürich HB7h41 20:18Düsseldorf Hbf
1 changes
£551One-way
22:32Zürich HB12h23 10:55Düsseldorf Hbf
9 changes
£561One-way

Timetable Zurich to Düsseldorf

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tue, 19 Oct
00:08Zürich HB10h40 10:48Düsseldorf Hbf
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05:59Zürich HB6h56 12:55Düsseldorf Hbf
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05:59Zürich HB5h27 11:26Düsseldorf Hbf
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05:59Zürich HB5h49 11:48Düsseldorf Hbf
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06:37Zürich HB6h15 12:52Düsseldorf Hbf
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06:59Zürich HB5h53 12:52Düsseldorf Hbf
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07:59Zürich HB5h27 13:26Düsseldorf Hbf
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07:59Zürich HB5h49 13:48Düsseldorf Hbf
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07:59Zürich HB6h56 14:55Düsseldorf Hbf
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08:37Zürich HB6h08 14:45Düsseldorf Hbf
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08:59Zürich HB5h46 14:45Düsseldorf Hbf
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08:59Zürich HB7h09 16:08Düsseldorf Hbf
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09:59Zürich HB5h49 15:48Düsseldorf Hbf
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09:59Zürich HB5h27 15:26Düsseldorf Hbf
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09:59Zürich HB6h45 16:44Düsseldorf Hbf
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10:37Zürich HB6h07 16:44Düsseldorf Hbf
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10:59Zürich HB7h09 18:08Düsseldorf Hbf
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10:59Zürich HB5h45 16:44Düsseldorf Hbf
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10:59Zürich HB7h23 18:22Düsseldorf Hbf
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11:08Zürich HB7h14 18:22Düsseldorf Hbf
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11:08Zürich HB7h00 18:08Düsseldorf Hbf
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11:37Zürich HB7h44 19:21Düsseldorf Hbf
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11:59Zürich HB5h57 17:56Düsseldorf Hbf
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11:59Zürich HB7h22 19:21Düsseldorf Hbf
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12:37Zürich HB7h41 20:18Düsseldorf Hbf
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12:37Zürich HB6h11 18:48Düsseldorf Hbf
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12:59Zürich HB5h49 18:48Düsseldorf Hbf
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13:08Zürich HB6h57 20:05Düsseldorf Hbf
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13:59Zürich HB5h56 19:55Düsseldorf Hbf
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13:59Zürich HB5h26 19:25Düsseldorf Hbf
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13:59Zürich HB6h58 20:57Düsseldorf Hbf
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14:34Zürich HB5h44 20:18Düsseldorf Hbf
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14:37Zürich HB6h20 20:57Düsseldorf Hbf
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14:59Zürich HB6h45 21:44Düsseldorf Hbf
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14:59Zürich HB6h13 21:12Düsseldorf Hbf
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14:59Zürich HB5h58 20:57Düsseldorf Hbf
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15:59Zürich HB5h24 21:23Düsseldorf Hbf
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15:59Zürich HB7h06 23:05Düsseldorf Hbf
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15:59Zürich HB5h57 21:56Düsseldorf Hbf
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16:59Zürich HB7h14 00:13Düsseldorf Hbf
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16:59Zürich HB6h48 23:47Düsseldorf Hbf
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16:59Zürich HB5h52 22:51Düsseldorf Hbf
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17:37Zürich HB6h10 23:47Düsseldorf Hbf
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18:59Zürich HB7h45 02:44Düsseldorf Hbf
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18:59Zürich HB6h14 01:13Düsseldorf Hbf
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21:36Zürich HB9h05 06:41Düsseldorf Hbf
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21:38Zürich HB9h03 06:41Düsseldorf Hbf
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22:08Zürich HB11h19 09:27Düsseldorf Hbf
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22:08Zürich HB11h40 09:48Düsseldorf Hbf
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22:32Zürich HB11h16 09:48Düsseldorf Hbf
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22:32Zürich HB12h23 10:55Düsseldorf Hbf
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22:32Zürich HB10h55 09:27Düsseldorf Hbf
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Mon
18 Oct
£23Deutsche Bahn with connection
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Tue
19 Oct
£48Deutsche Bahn
£38Flixbus
£141Eurowings
Wed
20 Oct
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Thu
21 Oct
£34Deutsche Bahn
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£124Eurowings
Fri
22 Oct
£49Deutsche Bahn
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£137Eurowings
Sat
23 Oct
£34Deutsche Bahn
£36Flixbus
£109tab
Sun
24 Oct
£34Deutsche Bahn
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£92Swiss
Mon
25 Oct
£17Deutsche Bahn
£32Flixbus
£88Eurowings
Tue
26 Oct
£17Deutsche Bahn
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£102Eurowings
Wed
27 Oct
£17Deutsche Bahn
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£88Eurowings
Thu
28 Oct
£26Deutsche Bahn
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£57Eurowings
Fri
29 Oct
£34Deutsche Bahn
£38Flixbus
£66Eurowings
Sat
30 Oct
£34Deutsche Bahn
£38Flixbus
£84Eurowings
Sun
31 Oct
£26Deutsche Bahn
£38Flixbus
£62Eurowings
Mon
1 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£47Flixbus
£92Swiss
Tue
2 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£30Flixbus
£66Eurowings
Wed
3 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
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£62Eurowings
Thu
4 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
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£51Eurowings
Fri
5 Nov
£26Deutsche Bahn
£38Flixbus
£66Eurowings
Sat
6 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Sun
7 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£36Flixbus
£51Eurowings

The fastest trains from Zurich to Düsseldorf

Showing times and prices for 19 Oct

Fastest Journey

5 h 24 m

Average

7 h 4 m

Trains per day

52

Distance

448 km

It's difficult to get from Zurich to Düsseldorf without changing at least once.

Fastest
15:59Zürich HB5h24 21:23Düsseldorf Hbf
3 changes
£801One-way
2nd Fastest
13:59Zürich HB5h26 19:25Düsseldorf Hbf
2 changes
£681One-way
05:59Zürich HB5h27 11:26Düsseldorf Hbf
2 changes
£801One-way
07:59Zürich HB5h27 13:26Düsseldorf Hbf
2 changes
£801One-way
09:59Zürich HB5h27 15:26Düsseldorf Hbf
2 changes
£801One-way

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Train Information from Zurich to Düsseldorf

distanceDistance277 miles (447 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 45 min
priceAverage train ticket price£34 (€38)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Zurich to Düsseldorf cover the 277 miles (447 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 45 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £34, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £17. Travellers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Düsseldorf Hbf.

Train companies

Deutsche Bahn Zurich – Düsseldorf

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Zurich to Düsseldorf from £17 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular route.

Deutsche Bahn

Find your perfect trip from Zurich to Düsseldorf with Deutsche Bahn (DB)! Check out the DB train timetables from Zurich to Düsseldorf and then book cheap DB tickets with Omio. The distance between Zurich and Düsseldorf by DB is 277 miles (447 km) and the cheapest price for a DB ticket from Zurich to Düsseldorf is £17.

DB is the main operator of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 train journeys per day. A special feature of DB is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use at Omio.

DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while WCs are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Operator ticket policies for COVID

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Zurich to Düsseldorf
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FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Düsseldorf, Germany if I'm coming from Zurich, Switzerland by train?

Travel between Zurich, Switzerland and Düsseldorf, Germany by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany from Switzerland?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Düsseldorf, Germany?

All travellers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 17/10/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Zurich and Düsseldorf as this information can change.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Zurich, Switzerland from Düsseldorf, Germany?

Return travel from Germany to Switzerland is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Zurich from Düsseldorf?

Entry into Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Düsseldorf?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 15/10/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Zurich from Düsseldorf.

How much does a cheap train to Düsseldorf from Zurich cost?
Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Zurich and Düsseldorf for the next 7 days starting from £17  one way.
How much does the train from Zurich to Düsseldorf cost on average?
If you’re looking to buy tickets for this journey in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Zurich to Düsseldorf train prices are on average £34  one way.
What is the distance to Düsseldorf from Zurich via train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Düsseldorf from Zurich via train to be approximately 277 miles (447 km).
How long is the train journey from Zurich to Düsseldorf?
While the time it takes to travel 277 miles (447 km) between Zurich and Düsseldorf can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Zurich to Düsseldorf is on average 6 h 45 min.
When travelling by train from Zurich to Düsseldorf, which train station in Zurich do I depart from and which train station in Düsseldorf do I arrive in?

When taking the train between Zurich and Düsseldorf, you can choose to depart from train stations like Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich, Central Bus Station. Your route can end in train stations such as Düsseldorf Hbf, Düsseldorf Flughafen Terminal and Düsseldorf-Benrath.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Zürich HB   and arrive in Düsseldorf Hbf.

Where is the departure train station in Zurich located? Where is the arrival train station in Düsseldorf located?

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Zürich HB and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Düsseldorf most often arrive at Düsseldorf Hbf and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from this train station to the city centre.

What train providers go from Zurich to Düsseldorf?
Take the Zurich to Düsseldorf train with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route to Düsseldorf from Zurich as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services are there between Zurich and Düsseldorf a day?
On average, there are 6 trains a day from Zurich to Düsseldorf. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When does the first train depart from Zurich to Düsseldorf? When does the last train depart from Zurich to Düsseldorf?
The first train from Zurich to Düsseldorf leaves at 07: 37   and the last train for this leaves at 23: 08. Omio shows you the latest train from Zurich to Düsseldorf timetable to help you book the best departure time for this route.
How far in advance should I buy a train ticket to Düsseldorf from Zurich to get the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Zurich to Düsseldorf is on average £34 if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets between Zurich and Düsseldorf available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Zurich
Düsseldorf
Zürich HB is the most popular Zurich 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 Zurich for your journey to Düsseldorf.