The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Zürich Hauptbahnhof to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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4 h 9 m
4 h 28 m
Trains per day
Of the 6 trains that leave Zürich Hauptbahnhof for Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||188 miles (303 km)|
|Average train duration||3 h 53 min|
|Average train ticket price||$81 (€73)|
|Train frequency||8 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 5 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||ÖBB | ICE, Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or ÖBB | InterCity|
Trains from Zürich Hauptbahnhof to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof cover the 188 miles (303 km) long route taking on average 3 h 53 min with our travel partners like ÖBB | ICE, Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or ÖBB | InterCity. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $81 (€73), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $51 (€46). Travelers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Frankfurt (Main) Hbf.
Find the best trains from Zürich Hauptbahnhof to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $51 (€46). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.
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 from Zürich Hauptbahnhof to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof. 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.
Zürich Hauptbahnhof to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof train information with Deutsche Bahn:
Passengers board the train most frequently from Zürich HB, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Frankfurt (Main) Hbf, located 1.4 miles (2.3 km) away from the city centre.
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