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from Heilbronn to Zurich

You can get from Heilbronn to Zurich by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Heilbronn to Zurich on May 24 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:12AMHeilbronn Hbf4h11 10:23AMZürich HB
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$351One-way
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06:12AMHeilbronn Hbf4h11 10:23AMZürich HB
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$351One-way
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06:12AMHeilbronn Hbf4h11 10:23AMZürich HB
2 changes
$351One-way
04:52AMHeilbronn Hbf4h31 09:23AMZürich HB
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$351One-way
05:30PMHeilbronn Hbf3h53 09:23PMZürich HB
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$511One-way

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Tue
May 24
$29Deutsche Bahn
$146Swiss
Wed
May 25
$29Deutsche Bahn
$121tab
Thu
May 26
$29Deutsche Bahn
$130Eurowings
Fri
May 27
$29Deutsche Bahn
$130Eurowings
Sat
May 28
$29Deutsche Bahn
$97Swiss
Sun
May 29
$24Deutsche Bahn
$152tab
Mon
May 30
$29Deutsche Bahn
$130Eurowings

Travel Information between Heilbronn and Zurich

distanceDistance126 miles (203 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or train
priceTicket price range$29 - $155
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $29 (€26) • 3 h 53 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $155 (€139) • 2 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLufthansa or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 126 miles (203 km) by flight or train between Heilbronn and Zurich. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $29 (€26). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Heilbronn to Zurich.

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FAQs

What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Zurich, Switzerland from Heilbronn, Germany?

Travel from Heilbronn, Germany to Zurich, Switzerland is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Zurich from Heilbronn restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Zurich, Switzerland from Heilbronn?

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

The above information was last verified on 5/9/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Zurich from Heilbronn closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on reentering Germany from Zurich, Switzerland due to the coronavirus pandemic?

The current restriction level for returning to Heilbronn, Germany from Switzerland is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Heilbronn, Germany from Zurich, Switzerland?

Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Heilbronn from Zurich?

  • 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)

Which rules do I need to follow in Heilbronn, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 5/22/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Heilbronn from Zurich here.

How do I get from Heilbronn to Zurich?

There are 2 ways that you can travel to Zurich from Heilbronn. You can take a flight or train.

What is the cheapest way from Heilbronn to Zurich?

The cheapest way to get from Heilbronn to Zurich is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $29 (€26) compared to other travel options to Zurich:

A train is generally $126 (€113) less than a flight for the same route. Taking a flight costs on average $155 (€139) from Heilbronn to Zurich.

What is the fastest way from Heilbronn to Zurich?

The quickest way to travel between Heilbronn and Zurich is by flight, which takes on average 2 h 35 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 3 h 53 min.

What is the distance from Heilbronn to Zurich?

The distance from Heilbronn to Zurich is approximately 126 miles (203 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Heilbronn to Zurich?

The average frequency per day from Heilbronn to Zurich is:

  • 12 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Zurich from Heilbronn as scheduled services by flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Heilbronn? Where do I arrive in Zurich?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Heilbronn to Zurich:

  • Trains from Heilbronn to Zurich most often leave from Heilbronn Hbf and arrive in Zürich HB.

Which travel companies can take me from Heilbronn to Zurich?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Heilbronn to Zurich, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Lufthansa to go to Zurich by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Lufthansa Heilbronn to Zurich tickets on Omio for $155 (€139).
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn to go to Zurich by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn Heilbronn to Zurich tickets on Omio for $29 (€26).

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Heilbronn to Zurich?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Heilbronn to Zurich often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Paris, Milan or Munich. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Heilbronn and Zurich itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Zurich and any of these top destinations today!

How far in advance should I purchase tickets between Heilbronn and Zurich online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Heilbronn to Zurich, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets cost on average $155 (€139) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $29 (€26) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Heilbronn to Zurich online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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