Zurich to Pforzheim train

Cheap train tickets from Zurich to Pforzheim

Showing times and prices for May 27

Cheapest

26

Average

28

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.

Deutsche Bahn
08:37AMZurich3h45 12:22PMPforzheim
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261One-way
Deutsche Bahn
10:37AMZurich3h45 02:22PMPforzheim
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261One-way
Deutsche Bahn
03:59AMZurich3h26 07:25AMPforzheim
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281One-way
Deutsche Bahn
07:59PMZurich4h49 12:48AMPforzheim
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321One-way

Train schedule from Zurich to Pforzheim

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, May 27
Deutsche Bahn
03:59AMZurich3h26 07:25AMPforzheim
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Deutsche Bahn
08:37AMZurich3h45 12:22PMPforzheim
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Deutsche Bahn
10:37AMZurich3h45 02:22PMPforzheim
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Deutsche Bahn
07:59PMZurich4h49 12:48AMPforzheim
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Fastest train times from Zurich to Pforzheim

Showing times and prices for May 27

Fastest Journey

3 h 26 m

Average

3 h 56 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

169 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Zurich for Pforzheim every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
03:59AMZurich3h26 07:25AMPforzheim
0 transfers
281One-way
Deutsche Bahn
08:37AMZurich3h45 12:22PMPforzheim
0 transfers
261One-way
Deutsche Bahn
10:37AMZurich3h45 02:22PMPforzheim
0 transfers
261One-way
Deutsche Bahn
07:59PMZurich4h49 12:48AMPforzheim
0 transfers
321One-way

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Overview: Train from Zurich to Pforzheim

distanceDistance105 miles (169 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 27 min
priceAverage train ticket price$42 (€37)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or ÖBB | Nightjet

Trains from Zurich to Pforzheim cover the 105 miles (169 km) long route taking on average 6 h 27 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB | Nightjet. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $42 (€37), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $21 (€19). Travelers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Pforzheim Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Zurich to Pforzheim trains

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Zurich to Pforzheim from $21 (€19) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular route.

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 to Pforzheim from Zurich. 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 Pforzheim with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 56 min
  • Average Price: $21
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 5 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Zurich to Pforzheim

Travel by train to Pforzheim 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 Pforzheim.
FAQs

Travel between Zurich, Switzerland and Pforzheim, 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 Pforzheim, 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 5/24/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Pforzheim from Zurich as this information can change.

The restriction level for your return train to Zurich, Switzerland from Pforzheim is: Fully open.

Is my return train into Zurich from Pforzheim restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • 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:

  • Social distancing required: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 5/23/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Zurich from Pforzheim closer to your date of departure here here.

Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Zurich and Pforzheim for the next 7 days starting from $21 (€19)  one way.
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $42 (€37)  for a train ticket from Zurich to Pforzheim.
The distance from Zurich to Pforzheim by train is approximately 105 miles (169 km).
The train time from Zurich to Pforzheim is on average 6 h 27 min  for the 105 miles (169 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Pforzheim from Zurich by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

When taking a train from Zurich, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich Oerlikon. When you arrive in Pforzheim, your train can arrive in train stations including Pforzheim Hbf, Pforzheim Maihälden and Pforzheim-Weißenstein.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Zürich HB   to Pforzheim Hbf.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Zürich HB, is located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city center of Zurich.

The most popular arrival train station, Pforzheim Hbf, is located 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city center of Pforzheim.

When taking a train from Zurich to Pforzheim, you can count on Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB | Nightjet for the best way to get you to Pforzheim. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Zurich and Pforzheim and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
The average number of trains departing Zurich for Pforzheim is 16 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train for this journey departs from Zurich at 6: 37 AM. The last train leaves from Zurich at 11: 08 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Zurich to Pforzheim and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
If you buy a train ticket from Zurich to Pforzheim within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $42 (€37) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Zurich to Pforzheim are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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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 Pforzheim.

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