Zurich to Friedrichshafen train

Cheap train tickets from Zurich to Friedrichshafen

Showing times and prices for 14 Aug

Cheapest

£25

Average

£36

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.

Cheapest
20:37Zürich HB2h47 23:24Friedrichshafen Stadt
2 changes
£251One-way
14:37Zürich HB2h59 17:36Friedrichshafen Stadt
1 change
£291One-way
20:05Zürich HB2h16 22:21Friedrichshafen Stadt
1 change
£381One-way
14:05Zürich HB2h07 16:12Friedrichshafen Stadt
1 change
£381One-way
08:05Zürich HB2h07 10:12Friedrichshafen Stadt
1 change
£381One-way

Train schedule Zurich to Friedrichshafen

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 14 August
08:05Zürich HB2h07 10:12Friedrichshafen Stadt
1 change
10:05Zürich HB2h07 12:12Friedrichshafen Stadt
1 change
12:05Zürich HB2h07 14:12Friedrichshafen Stadt
1 change
14:05Zürich HB2h07 16:12Friedrichshafen Stadt
1 change
14:37Zürich HB2h59 17:36Friedrichshafen Stadt
1 change
15:09Zürich HB2h45 17:54Friedrichshafen Stadt
2 changes
16:05Zürich HB2h07 18:12Friedrichshafen Stadt
1 change
18:05Zürich HB2h07 20:12Friedrichshafen Stadt
1 change
20:05Zürich HB2h16 22:21Friedrichshafen Stadt
1 change
20:37Zürich HB2h47 23:24Friedrichshafen Stadt
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Fastest train times from Zurich to Friedrichshafen

Showing times and prices for 14 Aug

Fastest Journey

2 h 7 m

Average

2 h 20 m

Trains per day

10

Distance

77 km

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

Fastest
14:05Zürich HB2h07 16:12Friedrichshafen Stadt
1 change
£381One-way
Fastest
08:05Zürich HB2h07 10:12Friedrichshafen Stadt
1 change
£381One-way
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12:05Zürich HB2h07 14:12Friedrichshafen Stadt
1 change
£381One-way
Fastest
10:05Zürich HB2h07 12:12Friedrichshafen Stadt
1 change
£381One-way
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16:05Zürich HB2h07 18:12Friedrichshafen Stadt
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£381One-way

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Overview: Train from Zurich to Friedrichshafen

distanceDistance47 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 47 min
priceAverage train ticket price£20 (€22)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Zurich to Friedrichshafen cover the 47 miles long route taking on average 2 h 47 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £20, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £17. Travellers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Friedrichshafen Stadt.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn trains Zurich to Friedrichshafen

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

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main operator of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn 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 for your train from Zurich to Friedrichshafen. 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 toilets are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

  • Average Price: £17

Travel Tips: Trains from Zurich to Friedrichshafen

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FAQs

Travel between Zurich, Switzerland and Friedrichshafen, Germany by train is: Fully open.

What is the status of international entry into Germany from Switzerland?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

When travelling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 08/08/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Zurich to Friedrichshafen before travelling.

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

Is my return train into Zurich from Friedrichshafen restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • There are no current restrictions

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:

  • Social distancing required: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 03/08/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Zurich from Friedrichshafen closer to your date of departure here.

Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Zurich to Friedrichshafen for the next 7 days starting from £17  one way.
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket to Friedrichshafen from Zurich is £20  one way.
The Zurich to Friedrichshafen train distance is approximately 47 miles.
The Zurich to Friedrichshafen train duration is on average 2 h 47 min, which is to be expected when travelling 47 miles from Zurich to Friedrichshafen. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

There are a few train stations in Zurich to start your journey from including Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich Oerlikon. In Friedrichshafen you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Friedrichshafen Stadt, Friedrichshafen Flughafen and Friedrichshafen-Kluftern.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Zürich HB   and arrive in Friedrichshafen Stadt.

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Zürich HB and need to travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Friedrichshafen most often arrive at Friedrichshafen Stadt and need to travel around 0.6 miles (859 m) from this train station to the city centre.

For the best Zurich to Friedrichshafen train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Zurich and Friedrichshafen to compare what amenities they may offer.
The earliest train departing from Zurich to Friedrichshafen leaves at 04: 37. The last train departing from Zurich to Friedrichshafen leaves at 18: 37. You can find the latest Zurich to Friedrichshafen train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
If you book Zurich to Friedrichshafen train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £20. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Friedrichshafen from Zurich. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Friedrichshafen
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 Friedrichshafen.

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