The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Zürich Hauptbahnhof to Mainz Central Station is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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4 h 54 m
6 h 12 m
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Of the 3 trains that leave Zürich Hauptbahnhof for Mainz Central Station every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||181 miles (292 km)|
|Average train duration||4 h 10 min|
|Average train ticket price||$39 (€34)|
|Train frequency||3 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there is 1 direct train a day|
|Train companies||ÖBB | ICE, Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Zürich Hauptbahnhof to Mainz Central Station cover the 181 miles (292 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 10 min with our travel partners like ÖBB | ICE, Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $25 (€22), but the average price of train tickets is $39 (€34). Travelers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Mainz Hbf.
For as little as $25 (€22) you can travel by train to Mainz Central Station from Zürich Hauptbahnhof with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.
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 Zürich Hauptbahnhof to Mainz Central Station train.
Deutsche Bahn from Zürich Hauptbahnhof to Mainz Central Station train information:
Travel between Zürich Hauptbahnhof, Switzerland and Mainz Central Station, Germany by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 5/25/23. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Zürich Hauptbahnhof to Mainz Central Station before traveling.
Return travel from Germany to Switzerland is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 5/25/23. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Zürich Hauptbahnhof from Mainz Central Station.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Mainz Hbf.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Zürich HB, is located 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the city center of Zürich Hauptbahnhof.
The most popular arrival train station, Mainz Hbf, is located 1.9 miles (3.1 km) away from the city center of Mainz Central Station.
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