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Cheap train tickets from Heilbronn to Zurich

Showing times and prices for May 17

Cheapest

$29

Average

$33

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 Heilbronn to Zurich will cost around $ 33 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 29.

Deutsche Bahn
08:12PMHeilbronn9h43 05:55AMZurich
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$291One-way
Deutsche Bahn
09:12AMHeilbronn4h11 01:23PMZurich
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$291One-way
Deutsche Bahn
06:14AMHeilbronn4h09 10:23AMZurich
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$291One-way
Deutsche Bahn
07:06PMHeilbronn5h12 12:18AMZurich
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$411One-way
Deutsche Bahn
02:52AMHeilbronn4h31 07:23AMZurich
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$411One-way

Train schedule from Heilbronn to Zurich

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Deutsche Bahn
02:52AMHeilbronn4h31 07:23AMZurich
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Deutsche Bahn
06:14AMHeilbronn4h09 10:23AMZurich
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Deutsche Bahn
09:12AMHeilbronn4h11 01:23PMZurich
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Deutsche Bahn
07:06PMHeilbronn5h12 12:18AMZurich
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Deutsche Bahn
08:12PMHeilbronn9h43 05:55AMZurich
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Tue
May 17
$29Deutsche Bahn
$142Swiss
Wed
May 18
$29Deutsche Bahn
$118tab
Thu
May 19
$29Deutsche Bahn
$127Eurowings
Fri
May 20
$29Deutsche Bahn
$127Eurowings
Sat
May 21
$29Deutsche Bahn
$95Swiss
Sun
May 22
$23Deutsche Bahn
$149tab
Mon
May 23
$29Deutsche Bahn
$127Eurowings

Fastest train times from Heilbronn to Zurich

Showing times and prices for May 17

Fastest Journey

4 h 9 m

Average

5 h 33 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

203 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Heilbronn for Zurich every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 203 km distance in an average of 5 h 33 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 4 h 9 m .

The slowest trains will take 9 h 43 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.

Deutsche Bahn
06:14AMHeilbronn4h09 10:23AMZurich
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$291One-way
Deutsche Bahn
09:12AMHeilbronn4h11 01:23PMZurich
0 changes
$291One-way
Deutsche Bahn
02:52AMHeilbronn4h31 07:23AMZurich
0 changes
$411One-way
Deutsche Bahn
07:06PMHeilbronn5h12 12:18AMZurich
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$411One-way
Deutsche Bahn
08:12PMHeilbronn9h43 05:55AMZurich
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$291One-way

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Overview: Train from Heilbronn to Zurich

distanceDistance126 miles (203 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 53 min
priceAverage train ticket price$36 (€33)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Heilbronn to Zurich cover the 126 miles (203 km) long route taking on average 3 h 53 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $23 (€21), but the average price of train tickets is $36 (€33). Travelers depart most frequently from Heilbronn Hbf and arrive in Zürich HB.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Heilbronn to Zurich trains

Find the best trains between Heilbronn and Zurich with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $23 (€21). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

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 Heilbronn to Zurich train.

  • Average Price: $23

Deutsche Bahn has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by train between Heilbronn and Zurich:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Normal conditions apply

Travel Tips: Trains from Heilbronn to Zurich

Travel by train to Zurich 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 Heilbronn to Zurich.
FAQs

What are the travel restrictions for Zurich, Switzerland if I'm coming from Heilbronn, Germany by train?

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

Is international entry into Zurich from Heilbronn 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 Heilbronn?

Entry Requirements:

  • 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:

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

The above information was last checked on 5/9/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Heilbronn and Zurich closer to your date of departure here

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Heilbronn, Germany from Zurich, Switzerland?

The restriction level for your return train to Heilbronn, Germany from Zurich is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Heilbronn from Zurich restricted?

International entry 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?

Conditions of reentry:

  • 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 Heilbronn, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 5/15/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Heilbronn from Zurich closer to your date of departure here here.

How much do cheap trains to Zurich from Heilbronn cost?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Heilbronn to Zurich trains for as little as $23 (€21)  in the next 7 days.

What is the cost of a train to Zurich from Heilbronn?

If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Heilbronn to Zurich train price to come in at an average of $36 (€33)  one way.

How many miles is it from Heilbronn to Zurich by train?

When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Zurich from Heilbronn by train to be approximately 126 miles (203 km).

What is the Heilbronn to Zurich train travel time?

The Heilbronn to Zurich train duration is on average 3 h 53 min, which is to be expected when traveling 126 miles (203 km) between Heilbronn and Zurich. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

Which train station from Heilbronn to Zurich do I depart from? Which Zurich train station from Heilbronn do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Heilbronn to start your trip from including Heilbronn Hbf, Heilbronn Rathaus and Heilbronn Harmonie. In Zurich you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich Oerlikon.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Heilbronn Hbf   and arrive in Zürich HB.

Where is the train station in Heilbronn? Where is the train station in Zurich?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Heilbronn Hbf, which is located around 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Zürich HB, located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city center.

What train providers go from Heilbronn to Zurich?

For the best Heilbronn to Zurich train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Zurich from Heilbronn to compare what amenities they may offer.

How many trains are there from Heilbronn to Zurich a day?

The average number of trains departing Heilbronn for Zurich is 12 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

When does the first train depart from Heilbronn to Zurich? When does the last train depart from Heilbronn to Zurich?

The first Heilbronn to Zurich train departs at 6: 14 AM   and the last train from Heilbronn to Zurich leaves at 8: 12 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Heilbronn to Zurich on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

When should I book the Heilbronn to Zurich train for the best deals on tickets?

If you book the Heilbronn to Zurich train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $36 (€33). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Heilbronn and Zurich. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Heilbronn
Zurich
Heilbronn Hbf is the most popular Heilbronn 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 Heilbronn for your trip to Zurich.