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Cheap bus tickets from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main

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Cheapest

$32

Average

$32

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.

The average ticket from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main will cost around $ 32 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 32.

06:30PMZurich4h30 11:00PMFrankfurt am Main
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02:00PMZurich4h40 06:40PMFrankfurt am Main
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$321One-way

Bus schedule from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main

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May 29
$58Deutsche Bahn with connection
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$794Austrian Airlines
Mon
May 30
$49Deutsche Bahn with connection
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$887Lufthansa
Tue
May 31
$43Deutsche Bahn
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$794Austrian Airlines
Wed
Jun 1
$43Deutsche Bahn
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$794Austrian Airlines
Thu
Jun 2
$54Deutsche Bahn
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Jun 3
$61Deutsche Bahn
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$794Swiss
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Jun 4
$42Deutsche Bahn
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$581Austrian Airlines
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Jun 5
$36Deutsche Bahn
$25Flixbus
$583Austrian Airlines
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Jun 6
$48Deutsche Bahn
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Tue
Jun 7
$43Deutsche Bahn
$28Flixbus
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Jun 8
$34Deutsche Bahn
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Jun 9
$36Deutsche Bahn
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$794Austrian Airlines
Fri
Jun 10
$43Deutsche Bahn
$34Flixbus
$583Swiss
Sat
Jun 11
$43Deutsche Bahn
$17Flixbus
$406Lufthansa Cityline
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Jun 12
$43Deutsche Bahn
$25Flixbus
$406Lufthansa
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Jun 13
$34Deutsche Bahn
$23Flixbus
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Jun 14
$34Deutsche Bahn
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$348Lufthansa
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Jun 15
$43Deutsche Bahn
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$391Swiss
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Jun 16
$34Deutsche Bahn
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$347Lufthansa
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Jun 17
$34Deutsche Bahn
$25Flixbus
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Bus times from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main

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Fastest Journey

4 h 30 m

Average

4 h 35 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

306 km

Of the 2 buses that leave Zurich for Frankfurt am Main every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 306 km distance in an average of 4 h 35 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 4 h 30 m .

The slowest buses will take 4 h 40 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

06:30PMZurich4h30 11:00PMFrankfurt am Main
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02:00PMZurich4h40 06:40PMFrankfurt am Main
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Overview: Bus from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main

distanceDistance189 miles (305 km)
durationAverage bus duration7 h
priceAverage bus ticket price$44 (€39)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesEurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar, Flixbus or Marino Autolinee

Buses from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main cover the 189 miles (305 km) long route taking on average 7 h with our travel partners like Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar, Flixbus or Marino Autolinee. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $25 (€22), but the average price of bus tickets is $44 (€39). Travelers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Frankfurt am Main, Flughafen (Terminal 1).

Bus companies: FlixBus from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main

For as little as $25 (€22) you can travel by bus from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main with FlixBus. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

FlixBus

FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost bus companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance bus services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

  • Average Price: $25

Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your FlixBus bus ticket between Zurich and Frankfurt am Main:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips: Bus to Frankfurt am Main from Zurich

Take the bus to Frankfurt am Main 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 Frankfurt am Main.
FAQs

Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for buses from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main?

Travel between Zurich, Switzerland and Frankfurt am Main, Germany by bus 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:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

What are the safety rules to follow in Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

All travelers 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 5/26/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus between Zurich and Frankfurt am Main as this information can change.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by bus to Zurich, Switzerland from Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

The restriction level for your return bus to Zurich, Switzerland from Frankfurt am Main is: Fully open.

Is my return bus into Zurich from Frankfurt am Main restricted?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Frankfurt am Main?

Conditions of reentry:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

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: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 5/23/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Zurich from Frankfurt am Main closer to your date of departure here here.

How much do cheap buses from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main cost?

Omio customers have found the cheapest buses from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main to cost as little as $25 (€22)  in the next 7 days.

What is the cost of a bus to Frankfurt am Main from Zurich?

If you are looking to purchase your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Zurich to Frankfurt am Main bus to cost on average $44 (€39)  one way.

How far is Zurich to Frankfurt am Main by bus?

When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Zurich and Frankfurt am Main by bus to be approximately 189 miles (305 km).

How long is the bus ride between Zurich and Frankfurt am Main?

The Zurich to Frankfurt am Main bus duration is on average 7 h, which is to be expected when traveling 189 miles (305 km) from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

What station does the bus from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main depart from? Which Frankfurt am Main bus station do I come into from Zurich?

When departing from Zurich, you have various bus station options to start your trip from including Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai, Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai and Zürich. When arriving in Frankfurt am Main, you can end your journey in bus stations like Frankfurt am Main, Flughafen (Terminal 1), Frankfurt am Main, Hbf Mannheimer Str. And Frankfurt am Main, Hauptbahnhof Fernbusse.

Omio customers book a bus from Zürich HB   to Frankfurt am Main, Flughafen (Terminal 1)   most frequently for this route.

Where is the bus station in Zurich? Where is the bus station in Frankfurt am Main?

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their buses from Zürich HB and need to travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city center to get to this bus station.

Passengers arriving in Frankfurt am Main most often arrive at Frankfurt am Main, Flughafen (Terminal 1) and need to travel around 9.4 miles (15.1 km) from this bus station to the city center.

What bus providers offer a service between Zurich and Frankfurt am Main?

If you're looking for buses from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main, you can rely on Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar, Flixbus or Marino Autolinee to get you to Frankfurt am Main. It's also good to check out all possible bus providers for the Zurich to Frankfurt am Main trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Are there any direct buses from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main?

Yes, you can look for direct buses from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main with BlaBlaCar  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct bus tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this route.

What are the first and last departure bus times from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main?

You can take the first bus from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main at 3: 20 PM. The last bus from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main that you can take departs at 4: 20 PM. Omio shows you the latest bus from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.

How far in advance should I book a bus ticket from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main to get the best deals?

If you purchase a bus ticket from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $44 (€39) one way. However, we recommend booking your bus in advance to get access to the best prices. Bus tickets from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.