Chemnitz to Zurich train

Cheap train tickets from Chemnitz to Zurich

Showing times and prices for May 22

Cheapest

26

Average

42

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
05:52AMChemnitz9h59 03:51PMZurich
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261One-way
Deutsche Bahn
08:52AMChemnitz9h31 06:23PMZurich
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451One-way
Deutsche Bahn
06:52AMChemnitz9h31 04:23PMZurich
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561One-way

Train schedule from Chemnitz to Zurich

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Deutsche Bahn
05:52AMChemnitz9h59 03:51PMZurich
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Deutsche Bahn
06:52AMChemnitz9h31 04:23PMZurich
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Deutsche Bahn
08:52AMChemnitz9h31 06:23PMZurich
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Fastest train times from Chemnitz to Zurich

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Fastest Journey

9 h 31 m

Average

9 h 40 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

499 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Chemnitz for Zurich every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
08:52AMChemnitz9h31 06:23PMZurich
0 transfers
451One-way
Deutsche Bahn
06:52AMChemnitz9h31 04:23PMZurich
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561One-way
Deutsche Bahn
05:52AMChemnitz9h59 03:51PMZurich
0 transfers
261One-way

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Overview: Train from Chemnitz to Zurich

distanceDistance309 miles (499 km)
durationAverage train duration8 h 59 min
priceAverage train ticket price$72 (€64)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Chemnitz to Zurich cover the 309 miles (499 km) long trip taking on average 8 h 59 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $72 (€64), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $57 (€51). Travelers depart most frequently from Chemnitz Hbf and arrive in Zürich HB.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Chemnitz to Zurich trains

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets to Zurich from Chemnitz from $57 (€51) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular journey.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Chemnitz to Zurich train.

Train information from Chemnitz to Zurich with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 10 h 16 min
  • Average Price: $57
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 6 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Chemnitz to Zurich

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FAQs

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

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

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Chemnitz?

Conditions of entry:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What are the safety rules to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

When traveling in Switzerland, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 5/9/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Chemnitz and Zurich before traveling.

Return travel from Switzerland to Germany is: Partially open.

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

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

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • 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 Chemnitz, Germany?

The government of Germany 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 5/20/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Chemnitz from Zurich.

Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Zurich from Chemnitz for the next 7 days starting from $57 (€51)  one way.
If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Chemnitz to Zurich train to cost on average $72 (€64)  one way.
The distance between Chemnitz and Zurich by train is approximately 309 miles (499 km).
The train time between Chemnitz and Zurich is on average 8 h 59 min  for the 309 miles (499 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Chemnitz to Zurich by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

When taking a train from Chemnitz, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Chemnitz Hbf, Chemnitz Gustav-Freytag-Straße and Chemnitz Theaterplatz. When you arrive in Zurich, your train can arrive in train stations including Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich Oerlikon.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Chemnitz Hbf   to Zürich HB.

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Chemnitz Hbf and need to travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Zurich most often arrive at Zürich HB and need to travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from this train station to the city center.

Take the Chemnitz to Zurich train with Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey from Chemnitz to Zurich as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 3 trains a day from Chemnitz to Zurich. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The first Chemnitz to Zurich train departs at 5: 52 AM   and the last train from Chemnitz to Zurich leaves at 10: 37 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Chemnitz to Zurich on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
If you book a train ticket from Chemnitz to Zurich within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $72 (€64) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Chemnitz to Zurich are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Chemnitz
Zurich
Chemnitz Hbf is the most popular Chemnitz railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Chemnitz for your trip to Zurich.

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