You can get from Frankfurt am Main to Zurich by train, bus or flight.
To get from Frankfurt am Main to Zurich on 4 Dec we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||189 miles (305 km)|
|Available travel modes||Flight, coach or train|
|Ticket price range||£21 - £324|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £21 • 7 h|
|Fastest mode||Flight • £324 • 55 min|
|Popular travel companies||Swiss, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn|
Take a flight, coach or train to travel 189 miles (305 km) to Zurich from Frankfurt am Main. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 55 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £21. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Swiss, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Frankfurt am Main to Zurich.
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Travel between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Zurich, Switzerland is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.
Conditions of entry into Switzerland:
To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Switzerland has imposed the following measures:
This information was last checked on 29/11/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Frankfurt am Main to Zurich.
The current restriction level for returning to Frankfurt am Main, Germany from Switzerland is: Partially open.
Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
All travellers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:
The information above was last checked on 03/12/2021. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Frankfurt am Main from Zurich here.
You can travel to Zurich from Frankfurt am Main 3 different ways: flight, coach or train.
Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Zurich. Tickets for a coach cost on average £21.
This is compared to other travel options to Zurich:
A coach is £303 less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Frankfurt am Main to Zurich costing on average £324.
A coach is about £8 less than a train, which costs on average £28 for this route.
The fastest way from Frankfurt am Main to Zurich is by flight with an average journey time of 55 min.
Other travel options from Frankfurt am Main to Zurich can usually take longer:
In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 7 h of travel time.
In comparison, taking a train requires on average 4 h 10 min of travel time.
Zurich is approximately 189 miles (305 km) away from Frankfurt am Main.
The average frequency per day from Frankfurt am Main to Zurich is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Frankfurt am Main and Zurich as scheduled services by flight, coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Frankfurt am Main to Zurich:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Frankfurt am Main to Zurich, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct services available to Zurich from Frankfurt am Main with the following travel operators:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Zurich as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Frankfurt am Main to Zurich.
Before travelling from Frankfurt am Main to Zurich, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Frankfurt am Main to Zurich tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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