You can get from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main by train, bus or flight.
To get from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main on 22 Oct we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||189 miles (305 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||£17 - £365|
|Cheapest mode||Train • £17 • 3 h 53 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • £365 • 1 h|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus, tab or Deutsche Bahn|
Take a coach, flight or train to travel 189 miles (305 km) from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £17. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus, tab or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main.
Travel between Zurich, Switzerland and Frankfurt am Main, Germany is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.
Conditions of entry into Germany:
To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Germany has imposed the following measures:
This information was last checked on 20/10/2021. 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 to Frankfurt am Main from Zurich.
The restriction level for your return to Zurich, Switzerland from Germany is: Partially open.
Entry into Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.
Conditions of reentry into Switzerland:
You should observe these safety measures in Switzerland as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
This information about your return travel to Switzerland was last checked on 15/10/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Zurich from Frankfurt am Main closer to your date of departure here.
There are 3 ways to get from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main: coach, flight or train.
A train service offers the cheapest way to travel from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main, which costs on average £17.
This is compared to other ways of getting to Frankfurt am Main:
A train is about £1 less than a coach, which costs on average £18 for this route.
A train is about £348 less than a flight, which costs on average £365 for this trip.
The fastest way to get to Frankfurt am Main from Zurich is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h.
There are alternative travel options to Frankfurt am Main that can usually take longer:
In comparison, going by coach can take 7 h on average.
In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 3 h 53 min.
The distance from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main is approximately 189 miles (305 km).
The average frequency per day from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Frankfurt am Main from Zurich as scheduled services by coach, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main:
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Yes, there are direct services available from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main with the following travel operators:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Frankfurt am Main as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Frankfurt am Main from Zurich.
When planning your trip from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets between Zurich and Frankfurt am Main online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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