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24 Oct
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29 Oct
£35Deutsche Bahn
£271KLM
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30 Oct
£33Deutsche Bahn with connection
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Train Information between Zurich and Göttingen

distanceDistance294 miles (474 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 13 min
priceAverage train ticket price£39 (€44)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or ÖBB | Nightjet

Trains from Zurich to Göttingen cover the 294 miles (474 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 13 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB | Nightjet. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £39, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £33. Travellers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Göttingen.

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Deutsche Bahn between Zurich and Göttingen

Travel between Zurich and Göttingen from £33 with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

Deutsche Bahn

Omio helps you find the perfect Zurich - Göttingen train with Deutsche Bahn. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train from Zurich to Göttingen, Omio shows you Deutsche Bahn’s current train timetables, tickets, prices and other travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard) to help you find the best train ticket for your upcoming Zurich to Göttingen trip. You can expect to travel around 294 miles (474 km) from Zurich to Göttingen on a train with Deutsche Bahn. Once you are ready, buy your one-way Deutsche Bahn tickets between Zurich and Göttingen starting as low as £35 if you book in advance. If you use the Omio app to book your ticket, you can check straight away to see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when travelling by train instead of purchasing tickets at the train station in person. So, book your tickets with ease and comfort online and enjoy a smooth journey with Deutsche Bahn!

Operator ticket policies for COVID

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

Travel Tips

Trains from Zurich to Göttingen
Travel by train to Göttingen easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Zurich to Göttingen.
FAQs
Is travel by train currently allowed from Zurich, Switzerland to Göttingen, Germany?

Travel between Zurich, Switzerland and Göttingen, 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 Göttingen, 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 23/10/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Zurich to Göttingen as this information can change.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Zurich, Switzerland from Göttingen, Germany?

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

Is my return train into Zurich from Göttingen restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • 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:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 23/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Zurich from Göttingen closer to your date of departure here.

What is the price of the cheapest train from Zurich to Göttingen?
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Zurich to Göttingen for the next 7 days starting from £33  one way.
How much is a train ticket from Zurich to Göttingen?
The Zurich to Göttingen train ticket price is on average £39  if you are looking to book your tickets for this journey in the next week.
What is the distance to Göttingen from Zurich via train?
The Zurich to Göttingen train distance is approximately 294 miles (474 km).
How long is the train to Göttingen from Zurich?
The train time to Göttingen from Zurich is on average 7 h 13 min  for the 294 miles (474 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Zurich and Göttingen by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
Which train station in Zurich goes to Göttingen? Which train station do I come into Göttingen from Zurich?

When departing from Zurich, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich, Central Bus Station. When arriving in Göttingen, you can end your route in train stations like Göttingen, Göttingen ZOB and Göttingen, Landgericht/Bahnhof.

Omio customers book a train from Zürich HB   to Göttingen   most frequently for this route.

Where do I find the Zurich train station to Göttingen? Where is the Göttingen train station?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Zürich HB, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Göttingen, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre.

What train providers offer a service to Göttingen from Zurich?
If you're looking for trains from Zurich to Göttingen, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB | Nightjet to get you to Göttingen. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Zurich to Göttingen route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many trains are there from Zurich to Göttingen a day?
On average, there are 10 trains a day from Zurich to Göttingen. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What are the first and last departure train times from Zurich to Göttingen?
The earliest train departing from Zurich to Göttingen leaves at 06: 59. The last train departing from Zurich to Göttingen leaves at 20: 59. You can find the latest Zurich to Göttingen train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I book a train ticket from Zurich to Göttingen to get the best deals?
If you book Zurich to Göttingen train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £39. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Zurich and Göttingen. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Zurich
Göttingen
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 Göttingen.