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Train Information from Zurich to Trier

distanceDistance186 miles (300 km)
durationAverage train duration11 h 2 min
priceAverage train ticket price£23 (€26)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Zurich to Trier cover the 186 miles (300 km) long route taking on average 11 h 2 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £23, but the average price of train tickets is £23. Travellers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Trier Hbf.

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Travel with Deutsche Bahn from Zurich to Trier

Travel from Zurich to Trier from £23 with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient journey for you.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) makes German train travel easy! Find Deutsche Bahn train timetables and cheap tickets for the 186 miles (300 km) journey from Zurich to Trier with Omio. Choose from Super Saver, Saver and Flexible fares for your journey between Zurich and Trier if you’re looking for the best deals on affordable train tickets. Deutsche Bahn even offers discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use on Omio.

As the main operator of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 train journeys per day, DB offers a range of train types to suit you with the high-speed InterCity Express (ICE), the express national and international Intercity (IC) and Eurocity (EC) trains, and local Regional Express (RE) and Regional (RB) trains. These different types of trains differ in terms of the comfort and time required to travel. For example, while WCs are standard services on each train, other services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi access are only available on certain trains.

Deutsche Bahn 's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your train between Zurich and Trier are the following:

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

Travel Tips

Trains from Zurich to Trier
Travel by train to Trier 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 Trier.
FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains between Zurich and Trier?

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

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

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

Do I need to self-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 Trier, 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 19/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Zurich to Trier before travelling.

What restrictions are there on reentering Switzerland from Trier, Germany?

Return travel from Germany to Switzerland is: Partially open.

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

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 Trier?

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 Trier.

What is the cost of cheap trains between Zurich and Trier?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Zurich to Trier for as low as £23  for the next 7 days.
How much does the train from Zurich to Trier cost on average?
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Zurich to Trier train price to come in at an average of £23  one way.
How many miles is it from Zurich to Trier by train?
You should expect to travel around 186 miles (300 km)  between Zurich and Trier by train.
How long is the train journey between Zurich and Trier?
The train time from Zurich to Trier is on average 11 h 2 min  for the 186 miles (300 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Zurich and Trier by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Zurich and arrival train station in Trier?

There are a few train stations in Zurich to start your journey from including Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich, Central Bus Station. In Trier you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Trier Hbf, Trier Süd and Trier, Hbf - Bussteig 1.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Zürich HB   and arrive in Trier Hbf.

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

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 Trier Hbf, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre.

What train companies offer a service from Zurich to Trier?
If you're looking for trains from Zurich to Trier, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn to get you to Trier. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Zurich to Trier journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services per day are there to Trier from Zurich?
On average, there are 7 trains a day from Zurich to Trier. 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 Trier?
You can take the first train from Zurich to Trier at 11: 37   or take the last train from Zurich to Trier leaving at 20: 32. Look for the latest Zurich Trier train times on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
How early should I buy Zurich to Trier train tickets to get the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this route and save money. If you book train tickets from Zurich to Trier within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £23 one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Zurich to Trier a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Zurich
Trier
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 Trier.

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