Krefeld to Zurich train

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Overview: Train from Krefeld to Zurich

distanceDistance288 miles (464 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 57 min
priceAverage train ticket price$70 (€63)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Krefeld to Zurich cover the 288 miles (464 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 57 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 $70 (€63), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $53 (€47). Travelers depart most frequently from Krefeld Hbf and arrive in Zürich HB.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Krefeld to Zurich trains

Find the best trains to Zurich from Krefeld with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $53 (€47). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best 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 Krefeld to Zurich train.

Krefeld to Zurich train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 8 h 22 min
  • Average Price: $88
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 2 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Krefeld 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 Krefeld to Zurich.

Travel between Krefeld, 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 Krefeld?

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 to Zurich from Krefeld before traveling.

Return travel from Switzerland to Germany is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Krefeld 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 Krefeld, 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 Krefeld from Zurich.

Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Krefeld to Zurich for as low as $53 (€47)  for the next 7 days.
The Krefeld to Zurich train ticket price is on average $70 (€63)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next week.
The Krefeld to Zurich train distance is approximately 288 miles (464 km).
On average the Krefeld to Zurich train time is 6 h 57 min  covering the 288 miles (464 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

When taking a train from Krefeld, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Krefeld Hbf, Krefeld-Uerdingen and Krefeld-Oppum. 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 Krefeld Hbf   to Zürich HB.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Krefeld Hbf, located approximately 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city center of Krefeld. The most popular arrival train station in Zurich, called Zürich HB, is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from its city center.

Take the Krefeld 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 route from Krefeld to Zurich as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Krefeld for Zurich is 3 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first Krefeld to Zurich train departs at 4: 41 PM   and the last train from Krefeld to Zurich leaves at 4: 41 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Krefeld to Zurich on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
If you purchase the Krefeld to Zurich train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $70 (€63). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Krefeld and Zurich. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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

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