Zurich to Mainz train

Cheap train tickets from Zurich to Mainz

Showing times and prices for 02 Jul

Cheapest

£29

Average

£39

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.

Deutsche Bahn
17:59Zurich5h23 23:22Mainz
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£291One-way
Deutsche Bahn
11:37Zurich5h41 17:18Mainz
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£291One-way
Deutsche Bahn
05:37Zurich6h05 11:42Mainz
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£291One-way
Deutsche Bahn
18:36Zurich6h55 01:31Mainz
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£341One-way
Deutsche Bahn
13:59Zurich4h44 18:43Mainz
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£351One-way

Train schedule Zurich to Mainz

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, 2 July
Deutsche Bahn
05:37Zurich6h05 11:42Mainz
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Deutsche Bahn
11:37Zurich5h41 17:18Mainz
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Deutsche Bahn
13:59Zurich4h44 18:43Mainz
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Deutsche Bahn
17:59Zurich5h23 23:22Mainz
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Deutsche Bahn with connection
18:07Zurich7h19 01:26Mainz
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Deutsche Bahn
18:34Zurich7h12 01:46Mainz
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Deutsche Bahn
18:36Zurich6h55 01:31Mainz
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Deutsche Bahn
18:50Zurich6h41 01:31Mainz
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Deutsche Bahn with connection
19:10Zurich11h08 06:18Mainz
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Fastest train times from Zurich to Mainz

Showing times and prices for 02 Jul

Fastest Journey

4 h 44 m

Average

6 h 47 m

Trains per day

9

Distance

292 km

Of the 9 trains that leave Zurich for Mainz every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
13:59Zurich4h44 18:43Mainz
0 changes
£351One-way
Deutsche Bahn
17:59Zurich5h23 23:22Mainz
0 changes
£291One-way
Deutsche Bahn
11:37Zurich5h41 17:18Mainz
0 changes
£291One-way
Deutsche Bahn
05:37Zurich6h05 11:42Mainz
0 changes
£291One-way
Deutsche Bahn
18:50Zurich6h41 01:31Mainz
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£771One-way

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Overview: Train from Zurich to Mainz

distanceDistance180 miles (291 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 7 min
priceAverage train ticket price£27 (€30)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersÖBB | Nightjet or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Zurich to Mainz cover the 180 miles (291 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 7 min with our travel partners like ÖBB | Nightjet or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £27, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £27. Travellers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Mainz Hbf.

Train providers: ÖBB Nightjet and Deutsche Bahn trains Zurich to Mainz

ÖBB Nightjet and Deutsche Bahn trains will get you between Zurich and Mainz from £27. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

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ÖBB Nightjet

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 to Mainz from Zurich. 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.

Zurich to Mainz train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 15 min
  • Average Price: £27
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 3 a day

ÖBB Nightjet tickets to Mainz from Zurich are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect journey with ÖBB Nightjet from Zurich to Mainz all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current ÖBB Nightjet train timetables and train tickets available on Omio for the 180 miles (291 km) trip. You can also see relevant travel information for the ÖBB Nightjet train, such as luggage policy and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this train, compare the fastest Zurich to Mainz routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best ÖBB Nightjet Zurich to Mainz train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the ÖBB Nightjet train ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Mainz with ÖBB Nightjet!

    Travel Tips: Trains from Zurich to Mainz

    Travel by train to Mainz 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 Mainz.
    FAQs

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

    Can I enter Germany from Switzerland?

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

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

    Conditions of entry:

    • There are no current restrictions

    What are the safety rules to follow in Mainz, 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 29/06/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Mainz from Zurich as this information can change.

    Return travel from Germany to Switzerland is: Fully open.

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

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

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

    Requirements for reentering:

    • 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:

    • Physical distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
    • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

    Last checked on 25/06/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Zurich from Mainz.

    Omio customers have found the cheapest trains between Zurich and Mainz to cost as little as £27  in the next 7 days.
    If you’re looking to buy tickets for this journey in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Zurich to Mainz train prices are on average £27  one way.
    The train distance from Zurich to Mainz is around 180 miles (291 km).
    While the time it takes to travel 180 miles (291 km) between Zurich and Mainz can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Zurich to Mainz is on average 6 h 7 min.

    When taking a train from Zurich, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich Oerlikon. When you arrive in Mainz, your train can arrive in train stations including Mainz Hbf, Mainz Römisches Theater and Mainz-Mombach.

    Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Zürich HB   to Mainz Hbf.

    The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Zürich HB, is located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city centre of Zurich.

    The most popular arrival train station, Mainz Hbf, is located 1.9 miles (3.1 km) away from the city centre of Mainz.

    Take the Zurich to Mainz train with ÖBB | Nightjet or Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey from Zurich to Mainz as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    On average, there are 5 trains a day from Zurich to Mainz. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    The earliest train departing from Zurich to Mainz leaves at 04: 37. The last train departing from Zurich to Mainz leaves at 23: 08. You can find the latest Zurich to Mainz train times on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
    In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this journey and save money. If you buy train tickets to Mainz from Zurich within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £27 one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Zurich to Mainz a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Zurich
    Mainz
    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 Mainz.

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