[menuItemContent][menuItemRightSideContent]
Currency

Cheap train tickets from Zurich to Bonn

Showing times and prices for May 20

Cheapest

$56

Average

$72

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.

The average ticket from Zurich to Bonn will cost around $ 72 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 56.

Deutsche Bahn
07:59PMZurich7h41 03:40AMBonn
0 changes
$561One-way
Deutsche Bahn
01:37PMZurich7h06 08:43PMBonn
0 changes
$621One-way
Deutsche Bahn
05:59PMZurich6h37 12:36AMBonn
0 changes
$691One-way
Deutsche Bahn
04:37AMZurich6h44 11:21AMBonn
0 changes
$851One-way
Deutsche Bahn
04:59PMZurich6h37 11:36PMBonn
0 changes
$871One-way

Train schedule from Zurich to Bonn

Showing trains for tomorrow, Fri, May 20
Deutsche Bahn
04:37AMZurich6h44 11:21AMBonn
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
01:37PMZurich7h06 08:43PMBonn
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
04:59PMZurich6h37 11:36PMBonn
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
05:59PMZurich6h37 12:36AMBonn
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
07:59PMZurich7h41 03:40AMBonn
0 changes

Find all the dates and times for this journey

Compare prices and tickets by train, bus or flight

Fri
May 20
$57Deutsche Bahn
$32Flixbus
$89Eurowings
Sat
May 21
$42Deutsche Bahn
$36Flixbus
$89Eurowings
Sun
May 22
$36Deutsche Bahn with connection
Find prices
$111Eurowings
Mon
May 23
$33Deutsche Bahn
$28Flixbus
$89Eurowings
Tue
May 24
$33Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus
$78Eurowings
Wed
May 25
$47Deutsche Bahn
Find prices
$178Eurowings
Thu
May 26
$42Deutsche Bahn
Find prices
$200Eurowings
Fri
May 27
$33Deutsche Bahn
$37Flixbus
$111Eurowings
Sat
May 28
$29Deutsche Bahn
$44Flixbus
$97Swiss
Sun
May 29
$50Deutsche Bahn
$50Flixbus
$98Swiss
Tue
May 31
$36Deutsche Bahn with connection
$28Flixbus
$111Eurowings

Fastest train times from Zurich to Bonn

Showing times and prices for May 20

Fastest Journey

6 h 37 m

Average

6 h 57 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

389 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Zurich for Bonn every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 389 km distance in an average of 6 h 57 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 6 h 37 m .

The slowest trains will take 7 h 41 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Deutsche Bahn
05:59PMZurich6h37 12:36AMBonn
0 changes
$691One-way
Deutsche Bahn
04:59PMZurich6h37 11:36PMBonn
0 changes
$871One-way
Deutsche Bahn
04:37AMZurich6h44 11:21AMBonn
0 changes
$851One-way
Deutsche Bahn
01:37PMZurich7h06 08:43PMBonn
0 changes
$621One-way
Deutsche Bahn
07:59PMZurich7h41 03:40AMBonn
0 changes
$561One-way

More than 1,000 travel companies trust us to sell their tickets all in one place.

Deutsche Bahn
Renfe
Italo
Frecciarossa

Overview: Train from Zurich to Bonn

distanceDistance241 miles (389 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 6 min
priceAverage train ticket price$45 (€41)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 8 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesÖBB | Euro City (EC), Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Zurich to Bonn cover the 241 miles (389 km) long route taking on average 7 h 6 min with our travel partners like ÖBB | Euro City (EC), Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $33 (€30), but the average price of train tickets is $45 (€41). Travelers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Bonn Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Zurich to Bonn trains

Find the best trains from Zurich to Bonn with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $33 (€30). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

Deutsche Bahn

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 between Zurich and Bonn. 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.

Train information from Zurich to Bonn with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 20 min
  • Average Price: $33
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 3 a day

Deutsche Bahn has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Deutsche Bahn tickets between Zurich and Bonn and when traveling by train:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Normal conditions apply


Deutsche Bahn trains from Zurich to Bonn

+

Deutsche Bahn is the main railroad company in Germany. On average, about 40,000 train journeys are made in Germany every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types—make savings with offers such as the Sparpreis ticket or apply discount cards with the BahnCard. Check whether you can also use them on the DB route from Zurich to Bonn. You can find information on ticket cancelation in our Help Center.

DB has different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its railroads, which differ in terms of comfort and travel time. While restrooms, for example, are part of the standard equipment, other offers such as an on-board restaurant or Wi-Fi access are only available on certain trains. With Omio you can easily check the Deutsche Bahn timetable for your journey from Zurich to Bonn and book cheap DB tickets. More information on rail travel in Germany and Europe.


More information: Deutsche Bahn
More information: Trains in Germany
More information: Trains
More information: Eurail Pass
More information: High-speed trains

Travel Tips: Trains from Zurich to Bonn

Travel by train to Bonn 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 Zurich to Bonn.
FAQs

Am I allowed to travel by train from Zurich, Switzerland to Bonn, Germany?

Travel between Zurich, Switzerland and Bonn, Germany by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany from Switzerland?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Zurich?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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 Bonn, Germany?

All travelers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 5/18/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Zurich and Bonn as this information can change.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to Switzerland from Bonn, Germany?

Return travel from Germany to Switzerland is: Fully open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Zurich from Bonn?

Entry into Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Bonn?

Requirements for reentering:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What are the safety rules to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

Last checked on 5/9/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Zurich from Bonn.

What is the price of the cheapest train from Zurich to Bonn?

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Zurich to Bonn to cost as little as $33 (€30)  in the next 7 days.

What is the cost of a train from Zurich to Bonn?

In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $45 (€41)  for a train ticket between Zurich and Bonn.

How far is Bonn from Zurich by train?

You should expect to travel around 241 miles (389 km)  between Zurich and Bonn by train.

How long is the train between Zurich and Bonn?

The train time from Zurich to Bonn is on average 7 h 6 min  for the 241 miles (389 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Bonn from Zurich by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

What is the departure train station in Zurich and arrival train station in Bonn?

There are a few train stations in Zurich to start your trip from including Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich Oerlikon. In Bonn you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Bonn Hbf, Bonn-Bad Godesberg and Bonn-Duisdorf.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Zürich HB   and arrive in Bonn Hbf.

Where is the Zurich train station located? Where is the Bonn train station located?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Zürich HB and need to travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Bonn most often arrive at Bonn Hbf and need to travel around 1.9 miles (3 km) from this train station to the city center.

Which train providers can get me from Zurich to Bonn?

For the best Zurich to Bonn train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with ÖBB | Euro City (EC), Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Bonn from Zurich to compare what amenities they may offer.

Can I purchase a direct train from Zurich to Bonn?

Yes, there are 8 direct trains per day from Zurich to Bonn, and you can find a direct train for this journey with Deutsche Bahn  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you book your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.

How many trains are there between Zurich and Bonn a day?

On average, there are 8 trains a day from Zurich to Bonn. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

When is the earliest train from Zurich to Bonn? When is the last train from Zurich to Bonn?

The first Zurich to Bonn train departs at 4: 37 AM   and the last train from Zurich to Bonn leaves at 11: 08 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Zurich to Bonn on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

How early should I buy train tickets between Zurich and Bonn to score the best deals?

In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this route and save money. If you book train tickets from Zurich to Bonn within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $45 (€41) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Zurich to Bonn a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Zurich
Bonn
Zürich HB is the most popular Zurich 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 Zurich for your trip to Bonn.