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Cheap train tickets and times from Prague to Zurich

Showing times and prices for Jun 23

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

11 h 28 m

Average

11 h 31 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

526 km

Cheap train tickets from Prague to start from $163 with an average ticket price of $218.

The fastest train from Prague to takes 11h 28m in comparison to an average duration of 11h 31m and covers a distance of 526 km.

3 trains that leave Prague for every day with It's difficult to get from Prague to Zurich without transferring at least 4 times. travelling directly.

Cheapest
Deutsche Bahn
08:23AM11h28
Prague hlavní nádraží
07:51PMZürich Hbf
$1631One-way
6 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
08:23AM11h30
Prague hlavní nádraží
07:53PMZürich Hbf
$2371One-way
5 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
08:23AM11h37
Prague hlavní nádraží
08:00PMZürich Hbf
$2521One-way
4 transfers

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Overview: Train from Prague to Zurich

distanceDistance326 miles (526 km)
durationAverage train duration10 h 4 min
priceAverage train ticket price$129 (€114)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or České dráhy

Trains from Prague to Zurich cover the 326 miles (526 km) long route taking on average 10 h 4 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or České dráhy. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $129 (€114), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $59 (€52). Travelers depart most frequently from Prague hlavní nádraží and arrive in Zürich Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn and České dráhy from Prague to Zurich trains

For as little as $59 (€52) you can travel by train between Prague and Zurich with Deutsche Bahn and České dráhy. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40,000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train to Zurich from Prague. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Prague to Zurich train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 10 h 4 min
  • Cheapest Price: $59

Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB) classes from Prague to Zurich

Check and compare train options, travel classes, and amenities for trains from Prague to Zurich 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 Prague to Zurich

FAQs: Travel by train from Prague 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 Prague to Zurich.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Prague to Zurich can start from as little as $59 (€52) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Prague to Zurich is $129 (€114); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Prague to Zurich train time is 10 h 4 min   covering the 326 mile (526 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Prague to Zurich leaves at 6: 23 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Prague to Zurich leaves at 5: 45 PM.
There is 1 train a day from Prague to Zurich which require at least one change with Deutsche Bahn or České dráhy. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the journey from Prague to Zurich you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn or České dráhy. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Prague to Zurich on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

When departing from Prague, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Prague hlavní nádraží, Prague-Holešovice and Praha-Kačerov. When arriving in Zurich, you can end your journey in train stations like Zürich Hbf, Zurich Airport and Zürich Stadelhofen.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Prague hlavní nádraží, which is located around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Zürich Hbf, located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Prague to Zurich by train is October.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel to Zurich from Prague including taking a train, bus or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Prague and Zurich

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Prague hlavní nádraží is the most popular Prague 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 Prague for your trip to Zurich.
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