Zurich to Locarno train

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Cheap train tickets from Zurich to Locarno

Showing times and prices for Apr 19

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Zurich to Locarno is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
SBB
09:05AM3h10
Zürich Hbf
12:15PMLocarno station
$891One-way
1 transfer
SBB
08:05AM3h22
Zürich Hbf
11:27AMLocarno station
$961One-way
0 transfers
SBB
09:33AM3h12
Zürich Hbf
12:45PMLocarno station
$961One-way
1 transfer
SBB
08:33AM3h12
Zürich Hbf
11:45AMLocarno station
$961One-way
1 transfer
SBB
08:05AM3h10
Zürich Hbf
11:15AMLocarno station
$961One-way
2 transfers

Train schedule from Zurich to Locarno

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, April 19
SBB
08:05AM3h22
Zürich Hbf
11:27AMLocarno station
0 transfers
SBB
08:05AM3h10
Zürich Hbf
11:15AMLocarno station
2 transfers
SBB
08:33AM3h12
Zürich Hbf
11:45AMLocarno station
1 transfer
SBB
09:05AM3h10
Zürich Hbf
12:15PMLocarno station
1 transfer
SBB
09:33AM3h12
Zürich Hbf
12:45PMLocarno station
1 transfer
SBB
09:33AM3h35
Zürich Hbf
01:08PMLocarno station
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from Zurich to Locarno

Showing times and prices for Apr 19

Fastest Journey

3 h 10 m

Average

3 h 16 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

134 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Zurich for Locarno every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
SBB
08:05AM3h10
Zürich Hbf
11:15AMLocarno station
$961One-way
2 transfers
Fastest
SBB
09:05AM3h10
Zürich Hbf
12:15PMLocarno station
$891One-way
1 transfer
SBB
09:33AM3h12
Zürich Hbf
12:45PMLocarno station
$961One-way
1 transfer
SBB
08:33AM3h12
Zürich Hbf
11:45AMLocarno station
$961One-way
1 transfer
SBB
08:05AM3h22
Zürich Hbf
11:27AMLocarno station
$961One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Zurich to Locarno

distanceDistance83 miles (134 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 10 min
priceAverage train ticket price$74 (€65)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersSBB

Trains from Zurich to Locarno cover the 83 miles (134 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 10 min with our travel partners like SBB. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $74 (€65), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $40 (€35). Travelers depart most frequently from Zürich Hbf and arrive in Locarno.

Train providers: SBB from Zurich to Locarno trains

You can travel by train to Locarno from Zurich with SBB for as low as $44 (€39). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

SBB is Switzerland's main train company and for your next train trip from Zurich to Locarno, SBB offers these ticket types: Round-trip Standard Ticket or First Class.

Train information from Zurich to Locarno with SBB:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 9 min
  • Cheapest Price: $44

FAQs: Trains from Zurich to Locarno

FAQs: Travel by train from Zurich to Locarno 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 Locarno.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Zurich to Locarno can start from as little as $40 (€35) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Zurich to Locarno is $74 (€65); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time between Zurich and Locarno is on average 2 h 10 min   for the 83 mile (134 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Zurich to Locarno by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Zurich to Locarno leaves at 5: 05 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Zurich to Locarno leaves at 10: 05 PM.
For the route from Zurich to Locarno you can take a train with SBB. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Zurich and Locarno on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 10: 05 PM.

When departing from Zurich, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Zürich Hbf, Zurich Airport and Zürich Stadelhofen. When arriving in Locarno, you can end your route in train stations like Locarno, Locarno (FART) and Locarno FLMS.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Zürich Hbf, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Locarno, located 0.1 miles (190 m) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Zurich to Locarno by train is March.
Yes, you can take a train to Locarno from Zurich.

Important Stations and Airports in Zurich and Locarno

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Locarno
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 Locarno.
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