Zurich to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) train

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Cheap train tickets from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)

Showing times and prices for Apr 17

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Deutsche Bahn
08:59AM4h49
Zurich
01:48PMFrankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)
$541One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
07:59AM4h07
Zurich
12:06PMFrankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)
$701One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
09:59AM4h59
Zurich
02:58PMFrankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)
$901One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
06:59AM3h52
Zurich
10:51AMFrankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)
$931One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
07:34AM4h32
Zurich
12:06PMFrankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)
$1221One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, April 17
Deutsche Bahn
07:34AM4h32
Zurich
12:06PMFrankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
08:59AM4h49
Zurich
01:48PMFrankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
09:59AM4h59
Zurich
02:58PMFrankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn with connection
08:36AM5h37
Zurich
02:13PMFrankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
07:59AM4h07
Zurich
12:06PMFrankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
06:59AM3h52
Zurich
10:51AMFrankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)

Showing times and prices for Apr 17

Fastest Journey

3 h 52 m

Average

4 h 39 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

298 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Zurich for Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
06:59AM3h52
Zurich
10:51AMFrankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)
$931One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
07:59AM4h07
Zurich
12:06PMFrankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)
$701One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
07:34AM4h32
Zurich
12:06PMFrankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)
$1221One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
08:59AM4h49
Zurich
01:48PMFrankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)
$541One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
09:59AM4h59
Zurich
02:58PMFrankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)
$901One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)

distanceDistance185 miles (298 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 52 min
priceAverage train ticket price$85 (€75)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or ÖBB | ICE

Trains from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) cover the 185 miles (298 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 52 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB | ICE. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $85 (€75), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $22 (€20).

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB | ICE from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) trains

You can travel by train between Zurich and Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) with Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB | ICE for as low as $22 (€20). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

The ÖBB ICE is a high-speed train service operated by the Austrian Federal Railways (ÖBB). It is one of the most popular train services in Austria, offering fast and comfortable journeys between major cities. The ICE trains are modern and well-equipped, with comfortable seating, air-conditioning, and power sockets. There are three types of ICE trains: ICE T, ICE S, and ICE Sprinter. The ICE T is the fastest, with speeds of up to 230 km/h, while the ICE S and ICE Sprinter offer slightly slower speeds. The ÖBB ICE offers a range of ticket types, including single tickets, return tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include a restaurant car, free Wi-Fi, and a range of entertainment options. The most popular routes for the ÖBB ICE include Vienna to Salzburg, Vienna to Innsbruck, and Vienna to Graz. These routes offer stunning views of the Austrian countryside and provide a convenient way to travel between major cities.

    Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB) classes from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)

    Check and compare train options, travel classes, and amenities for trains from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) with Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB)

    Inter City Express (ICE)

    1st class
    • Wi-Fi (free)
    • 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 DB Lounge
    • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

    Inter City Express (ICE)

    2nd class
    • Wi-Fi (free)
    • 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 DB lounge
    • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

    Intercity (IC)

    1st class
    • Wi-Fi (free)
    • 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 DB Lounge
    • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

    Intercity (IC)

    2nd class
    • Wi-Fi (free)
    • 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 DB lounge
    • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

    Regional Express (RE)

    1st class & 2nd class
    • Wi-Fi (free)
    • 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 Zurich to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA)

    FAQs: Travel by train from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) 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 Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA).
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) can start from as little as $22 (€20) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Zurich to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) is $85 (€75); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    On average the Zurich to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) train time is 3 h 52 min   covering the 185 mile (298 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) leaves at 6: 59 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) leaves at 5: 59 PM.
    There are 5 trains a day from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) which require at least one change with Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB | ICE. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
    Yes, there's a high-speed train to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA). Take the fast train with ÖBB | ICE from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA).
    Take the Zurich to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) train with Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB | ICE. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) from Zurich as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    The cheapest month for a train from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) is November.
    It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main Airport (FRA) including taking a train, bus or flight.

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