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.
Find all the dates and times for this journey
5 h 34 m
7 h 17 m
Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave Zurich for Zell am See every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||198 miles (319 km)|
|Average train duration||5 h 34 min|
|Average train ticket price||$41 (€37)|
|Train frequency||6 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there is 1 direct train a day|
|Train providers||ÖBB | S-Bahn, ÖBB, ÖBB | Euro City (EC), Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB | REX|
Trains from Zurich to Zell am See cover the 198 miles (319 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 34 min with our travel partners like ÖBB | S-Bahn, ÖBB, ÖBB | Euro City (EC), Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB | REX. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $41 (€37), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $33 (€30). Travelers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Zell am See.
Travel to Zell am See from Zurich from $33 (€30) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Zurich to Zell am See train.
ÖBB is Austria's main train company and offers the following different ticket types for your next trip between Zurich and Zell am See by train: Standard Ticket, Comfort-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene-Ticket, ÖBB Sparschiene Comfort-Ticket.
Omio helps you compare and book the perfect train with ÖBB to Zell am See from Zurich for a smooth and relaxing journey. Check the latest ÖBB train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, take a look at the travel information for the Zurich to Zell am See train with ÖBB (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), compare the best connections for your Zurich - Zell am See journey and then book a cheap train ticket with ease. The distance from Zurich to Zell am See by train is 198 miles (319 km). You can book tickets for this ÖBB train for as low as $33 (€30) one-way if you book in advance. When you search for ÖBB tickets from Zurich to Zell am See in the Omio app, you can also check whether they are mobile tickets quickly and easily. If they are mobile tickets, then you can go paperless when taking a train. Book that perfect ÖBB Zurich - Zell am See train ticket online and enjoy your trip!
Travel between Zurich, Switzerland and Zell am See, Austria by train is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in Austria, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 6/27/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Zurich to Zell am See before traveling.
The restriction level for your return train to Zurich, Switzerland from Zell am See is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 6/25/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Zurich from Zell am See closer to your date of departure here here.
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 Zell am See, your train can arrive in train stations including Zell am See, Zell am See, Bahnhof (Vorplatz) and Zell am See, Seespitz.
Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Zürich HB to Zell am See.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Zürich HB, is located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city center of Zurich.
The most popular arrival train station, Zell am See, is located 0.6 miles (885 m) away from the city center of Zell am See.
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