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Cheap train tickets from Zurich to Rothenburg ob der Tauber

Showing times and prices for May 18

Cheapest

$29

Average

$29

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 Rothenburg ob der Tauber will cost around $ 29 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 29.

Deutsche Bahn with connection
06:05PMZurich12h46 06:51AMRothenburg ob der Tauber
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$291One-way
Deutsche Bahn
04:37AMZurich6h14 10:51AMRothenburg ob der Tauber
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$291One-way

Train schedule from Zurich to Rothenburg ob der Tauber

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Deutsche Bahn
04:37AMZurich6h14 10:51AMRothenburg ob der Tauber
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Deutsche Bahn with connection
06:05PMZurich12h46 06:51AMRothenburg ob der Tauber
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Wed
May 18
$29Deutsche Bahn with connection
$271Austrian Airlines
Fri
May 20
$29Deutsche Bahn
$171Eurowings
Sat
May 21
$29Deutsche Bahn
$163Swiss
Sun
May 22
$66Deutsche Bahn with connection
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Mon
May 23
$29Deutsche Bahn
$130tab

Fastest train times from Zurich to Rothenburg ob der Tauber

Showing times and prices for May 18

Fastest Journey

6 h 14 m

Average

9 h 30 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

254 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Zurich for Rothenburg ob der Tauber every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 254 km distance in an average of 9 h 30 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 6 h 14 m .

The slowest trains will take 12 h 46 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
04:37AMZurich6h14 10:51AMRothenburg ob der Tauber
0 changes
$291One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
06:05PMZurich12h46 06:51AMRothenburg ob der Tauber
0 changes
$291One-way

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Overview: Train from Zurich to Rothenburg ob der Tauber

distanceDistance157 miles (254 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 14 min
priceAverage train ticket price$33 (€30)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Zurich to Rothenburg ob der Tauber cover the 157 miles (254 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 14 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $33 (€30), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $29 (€26). Travelers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Rothenburg ob der Tauber.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Zurich to Rothenburg ob der Tauber trains

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets to Rothenburg ob der Tauber from Zurich from $29 (€26) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular journey.

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 Rothenburg ob der Tauber 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.

  • Average Price: $29

When purchasing your Deutsche Bahn train tickets to Rothenburg ob der Tauber from Zurich, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

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

Travel Tips: Trains from Zurich to Rothenburg ob der Tauber

Travel by train to Rothenburg ob der Tauber 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 Rothenburg ob der Tauber.
FAQs

Is cross-border travel by train between Zurich, Switzerland and Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany allowed?

Travel by train between Zurich, Switzerland and Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Rothenburg ob der Tauber from Zurich restricted?

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

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

Entry Requirements:

  • 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 Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany?

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

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

The above information was last checked on 5/16/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Zurich and Rothenburg ob der Tauber closer to your date of departure here

Are there restrictions on returning to Switzerland from Germany by train?

Return travel from Germany to Switzerland is: Fully open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Zurich from Rothenburg ob der Tauber?

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 Rothenburg ob der Tauber?

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 Rothenburg ob der Tauber.

What is the price of the cheapest train from Zurich to Rothenburg ob der Tauber?

Train tickets to Rothenburg ob der Tauber from Zurich for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $29 (€26)  one way in the next 7 days.

How much is a train ticket to Rothenburg ob der Tauber from Zurich?

In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $33 (€30)  for a train ticket between Zurich and Rothenburg ob der Tauber.

What is the distance between Zurich and Rothenburg ob der Tauber by train?

The train distance from Zurich to Rothenburg ob der Tauber is around 157 miles (254 km).

How long is the train between Zurich and Rothenburg ob der Tauber?

On average the Zurich to Rothenburg ob der Tauber train time is 6 h 14 min  covering the 157 miles (254 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

What train station in Zurich goes to Rothenburg ob der Tauber? What train station do I come into Rothenburg ob der Tauber from Zurich?

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Zürich HB   and arrive in Rothenburg ob der Tauber.

Where is the Zurich train station located? Where is the Rothenburg ob der Tauber train station located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Zürich HB, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Rothenburg ob der Tauber, located 0.3 miles (464 m) away from the city center.

What train companies offer a service to Rothenburg ob der Tauber from Zurich?

For the journey from Zurich to Rothenburg ob der Tauber you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Rothenburg ob der Tauber from Zurich on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

How many trains per day are there from Zurich to Rothenburg ob der Tauber?

On average, there are 5 trains a day from Zurich to Rothenburg ob der Tauber. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

What time is the earliest train from Zurich to Rothenburg ob der Tauber? What time is the last train from Zurich to Rothenburg ob der Tauber?

You can take the first train from Zurich to Rothenburg ob der Tauber at 4: 37 AM. The last train from Zurich to Rothenburg ob der Tauber that you can take departs at 7: 35 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Zurich to Rothenburg ob der Tauber schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.

How far in advance should I purchase a train ticket from Zurich to Rothenburg ob der Tauber to get 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 trip and save money. If you buy train tickets between Zurich and Rothenburg ob der Tauber within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $33 (€30) one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Zurich to Rothenburg ob der Tauber a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Zurich
Rothenburg ob der Tauber
The major railway station for departures from Zurich is Zürich HB. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Zürich HB for your journey between Zurich and Rothenburg ob der Tauber.

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