Locarno to Zurich train

Cheap train tickets from Locarno to Zurich

Showing times and prices for Oct 02

Cheapest

49

Average

59

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.

SBB
06:35PMLocarno3h20 09:55PMZurich
0 transfers
491One-way
SBB
06:35AMLocarno3h20 09:55AMZurich
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511One-way
SBB
07:45AMLocarno2h10 09:55AMZurich
0 transfers
681One-way
SBB
12:15PMLocarno2h12 02:27PMZurich
0 transfers
691One-way

Train schedule from Locarno to Zurich

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SBB
06:35AMLocarno3h20 09:55AMZurich
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SBB
07:45AMLocarno2h10 09:55AMZurich
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SBB
12:15PMLocarno2h12 02:27PMZurich
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SBB
06:35PMLocarno3h20 09:55PMZurich
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Locarno to Zurich

Showing times and prices for Oct 02

Fastest Journey

2 h 10 m

Average

2 h 45 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

134 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Locarno for Zurich every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

SBB
07:45AMLocarno2h10 09:55AMZurich
0 transfers
681One-way
SBB
12:15PMLocarno2h12 02:27PMZurich
0 transfers
691One-way
SBB
06:35AMLocarno3h20 09:55AMZurich
0 transfers
511One-way
SBB
06:35PMLocarno3h20 09:55PMZurich
0 transfers
491One-way

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Overview: Train from Locarno to Zurich

distanceDistance83 miles (134 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 20 min
priceAverage train ticket price$32 (€30)
frequencyTrain frequency26 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSBB

Trains from Locarno to Zurich cover the 83 miles (134 km) long route taking on average 3 h 20 min with our travel partners like SBB. Normally, there are 26 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $31 (€30), but the average price of train tickets is $32 (€30). Travelers depart most frequently from Locarno and arrive in Zürich HB.

Train providers: SBB from Locarno to Zurich trains

For as little as $31 (€30) you can travel by train between Locarno and Zurich with SBB. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

SBB

SBB is Switzerland's main train company and for your next train trip to Zurich from Locarno, SBB offers these ticket types: Round-trip Standard Ticket or First Class.

If you’re looking for a smooth and easy train between Locarno and Zurich, check Omio for SBB trains offering this trip. Whether you are looking for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train to take for this 83 miles (134 km) trip between Locarno and Zurich, Omio makes it easier than ever to find SBB trains at affordable prices, and you can also quickly book train tickets online. Check the current SBB train schedules for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route from Locarno to Zurich as well as relevant ticket information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and book your SBB train on Omio. If you search for trains from Locarno to Zurich in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the SBB tickets are mobile tickets, making it convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. With prices for SBB trains to Zurich from Locarno starting at $31 (€30), buy your official SBB tickets with Omio online quickly and easily!

  • Average Price: $31

Travel Tips: Trains from Locarno to Zurich

Travel Tips: 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 Locarno to Zurich.
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Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Locarno to Zurich to cost as little as $31 (€30)  in the next 7 days.
The Locarno to Zurich train ticket price is on average $32 (€30)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this route in the next week.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Locarno to Zurich by train to be approximately 83 miles (134 km).
The train time to Zurich from Locarno is on average 3 h 20 min  for the 83 miles (134 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Zurich from Locarno by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Some of the Locarno train stations to Zurich you can start your journey from include Locarno, Locarno, Debarcadero and Locarno, Via Bramantino (Rotonda). Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Zurich include Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich Oerlikon.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Locarno   and arriving in Zürich HB.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Locarno, located approximately 0.1 miles (223 m) from the city center of Locarno. The most popular arrival train station in Zurich, called Zürich HB, is located around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from its city center.

Take the Locarno to Zurich train with SBB. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip from Locarno to Zurich as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 26 trains a day from Locarno to Zurich. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train for this route departs from Locarno at 6: 15 AM. The last train leaves from Locarno at 9: 50 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Locarno to Zurich and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
The price of a one way train ticket from Locarno to Zurich is on average $32 (€30) if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets from Locarno to Zurich available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Locarno
Zurich
Locarno is the most popular Locarno 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 Locarno for your trip to Zurich.

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