Zurich to Wetzlar train

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Overview: Train from Zurich to Wetzlar

distanceDistance220 miles (355 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 54 min
priceAverage train ticket price$49 (€44)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Zurich to Wetzlar cover the 220 miles (355 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 54 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $49 (€44), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $36 (€32). Travelers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Wetzlar.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Zurich to Wetzlar trains

You can travel by train from Zurich to Wetzlar with Deutsche Bahn for as low as $36 (€32). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you 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 from Zurich to Wetzlar. 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.

Zurich to Wetzlar train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 43 min
  • Average Price: $36
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 2 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Zurich to Wetzlar

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FAQs

Travel between Zurich, Switzerland and Wetzlar, 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 Wetzlar, 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 5/17/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Zurich and Wetzlar as this information can change.

Return travel from Germany to Switzerland is: Fully open.

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

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 Wetzlar?

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 Wetzlar.

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Zurich to Wetzlar trains for as little as $36 (€32)  in the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $49 (€44)  for a train ticket to Wetzlar from Zurich.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Zurich and Wetzlar by train to be approximately 220 miles (355 km).
While the time it takes to travel 220 miles (355 km) from Zurich to Wetzlar can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Zurich to Wetzlar train journey time is on average 4 h 54 min.

There are a few train stations in Zurich to start your journey from including Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich Oerlikon. In Wetzlar you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Wetzlar and Dutenhofen (Wetzlar).

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

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, Wetzlar, is located 0.3 miles (511 m) away from the city center of Wetzlar.

If you're looking for trains from Zurich to Wetzlar, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn to get you to Wetzlar. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Zurich to Wetzlar trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 7 trains a day from Zurich to Wetzlar. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the earliest train from Zurich to Wetzlar at 10: 37 AM   or take the last train from Zurich to Wetzlar leaving at 8: 59 PM. Look for the latest Zurich to Wetzlar train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.
If you book a train ticket from Zurich to Wetzlar within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $49 (€44) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Zurich and Wetzlar 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 Wetzlar.

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