Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) to Zurich Airport (ZRH) train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) to Zurich Airport (ZRH)

Showing times and prices for Jun 19

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

4 h 30 m

Average

5 h 44 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

289 km

Cheap train tickets from Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) to start from $89 with an average ticket price of $123.

The fastest train from Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) to takes 4h 30m in comparison to an average duration of 5h 44m and covers a distance of 289 km.

4 trains that leave Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) for every day with 4 travelling directly.

Deutsche Bahn
07:51AM4h53
Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)
12:44PMZurich Airport (ZRH)
$891One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
08:51AM4h30
Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)
01:21PMZurich Airport (ZRH)
$1051One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
08:51PM8h13
Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)
05:04AMZurich Airport (ZRH)
$1321One-way
0 transfers
ÖBB | ICE
08:00AM5h21
Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)
01:21PMZurich Airport (ZRH)
$1681One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) to Zurich Airport (ZRH)

distanceDistance179 miles (288 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 30 min
priceAverage train ticket price$91 (€80)
frequencyTrain frequency15 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn, ÖBB | InterCity or ÖBB | ICE

Trains from Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) to Zurich Airport (ZRH) cover the 179 miles (288 km) long route taking on average 4 h 30 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | InterCity or ÖBB | ICE. Normally, there are 15 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $34 (€30), but the average price of train tickets is $91 (€80).

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | InterCity and ÖBB | ICE from Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) to Zurich Airport (ZRH) trains

Travel from Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) to Zurich Airport (ZRH) from $34 (€30) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | InterCity and ÖBB | ICE! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular journey for you.

Deutsche Bahn is a German train company that operates trains throughout the country including trains between Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) and Zurich Airport (ZRH). It offers a wide range of services, including high-speed InterCity Express (ICE) trains, regional trains, and night trains. ICE trains are the fastest and most comfortable way to travel, with speeds of up to 300 km/h. Regional trains are slower but offer more frequent stops and are ideal for shorter trips. Night trains are a great way to save time and money, with comfortable sleeping compartments and couchettes. Deutsche Bahn offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, day tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a variety of food and beverage options. The most popular routes for Deutsche Bahn are between major cities such as Berlin, Munich, Hamburg, and Frankfurt. Other popular routes include Cologne to Stuttgart, Berlin to Dresden, and Hamburg to Cologne.

Deutsche Bahn from Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) to Zurich Airport (ZRH) train information:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 12 min
  • Cheapest Price: $34
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 15 a day

Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB) classes from Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) to Zurich Airport (ZRH)

Check and compare train options, travel classes, and amenities for trains from Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) to Zurich Airport (ZRH) with Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB)

Inter City Express (ICE)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 89 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at seat and restaurant
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Inter City Express (ICE)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 80 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at the restaurant
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Intercity (IC)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Intercity (IC)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Regional Express (RE)

1st class & 2nd class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

Regionalbahn (RB)

1st class & 2nd class
  • No Wi-Fi
  • Power sockets on some trains
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

FAQs: Trains from Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) to Zurich Airport (ZRH)

FAQs: Travel by train from Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) to Zurich Airport (ZRH) 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 Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) to Zurich Airport (ZRH).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) to Zurich Airport (ZRH) can start from as little as $34 (€30) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) to Zurich Airport (ZRH) is $91 (€80); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) to Zurich Airport (ZRH) train time is 4 h 30 min   covering the 179 mile (288 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) to Zurich Airport (ZRH) leaves at 6: 51 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) to Zurich Airport (ZRH) leaves at 8: 51 PM.
There are 15 trains a day from Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) to Zurich Airport (ZRH) which require at least one change with Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | InterCity or ÖBB | ICE. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Zurich Airport (ZRH). Take the fast train with ÖBB | ICE from Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) to Zurich Airport (ZRH).
Take the Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) to Zurich Airport (ZRH) train with Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | InterCity or ÖBB | ICE. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route between Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) and Zurich Airport (ZRH) as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 8: 51 PM.
A trip to Zurich Airport (ZRH) from Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 4 h 30 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) to Zurich Airport (ZRH) is July.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel to Zurich Airport (ZRH) from Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) including taking a train, bus or flight.

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