The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Kiel to Zurich is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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10 h 48 m
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Of the 21 trains that leave Kiel for Zurich every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||484 miles (781 km)|
|Average train duration||11 h 41 min|
|Train frequency||1 a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | Nightjet or ÖBB|
Trains from Kiel to Zurich cover the 484 miles (781 km) long journey taking on average 11 h 41 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | Nightjet or ÖBB. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Kiel Hbf and arrive in Zürich HB.
Find the best route from Kiel to Zurich with Omio's train partners ÖBB Nightjet, Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB! You'll find the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip for you.
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 Kiel to Zurich train.
Train information from Kiel to Zurich with Deutsche Bahn:
Enjoy a smooth and easy journey from Kiel to Zurich with ÖBB Nightjet! As an official travel partner of ÖBB Nightjet, Omio can help you search current train schedules and timetables from ÖBB Nightjet, compare the best routes between Kiel and Zurich as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable ÖBB Nightjet Kiel to Zurich train ticket available today. If you search for ÖBB Nightjet tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a line at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train between Kiel and Zurich on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 484 miles (781 km) journey from Kiel to Zurich with ease and comfort on a train with ÖBB Nightjet.
ÖBB is Austria's main train company and offers the following different ticket types for your next trip to Zurich from Kiel by train: Standard Ticket, Comfort-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene Comfort-Ticket.
Looking for trains to Zurich from Kiel? ÖBB is one of the best companies to travel with on the 484 miles (781 km) journey from Kiel to Zurich. As an official travel partner of ÖBB, Omio quickly shows you the latest ÖBB train schedules and timetables, tickets and offers (such as baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Kiel to Zurich routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable ÖBB train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains to Zurich from Kiel, you can quickly see if the ÖBB ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Kiel - Zurich train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with ÖBB!
Travel between Kiel, Germany and Zurich, Switzerland by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in Switzerland, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 11/6/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Kiel to Zurich before traveling.
The restriction level for your return train to Kiel, Germany from Zurich is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 11/6/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Kiel from Zurich closer to your date of departure here here.
When taking a train from Kiel, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Kiel Hbf, Kiel, Hbf Kaistraße and Kiel-Hassee CITTI-PARK. 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 Kiel Hbf to Zürich HB.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Kiel Hbf and travel around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the city center to this train station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Zürich HB and need to travel approximately 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the train station to the city center in Zurich.
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