How to travel from Paderborn to Zurich

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Travel Information from Paderborn to Zurich

distanceDistance300 miles (484 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, bus or flight
priceTicket price range$55 - $146
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $55 (€48) • 7 h 2 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $146 (€126) • 2 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus, Lufthansa Cityline (2) or Deutsche Bahn

Take a train, bus or flight to travel 300 miles (484 km) from Paderborn to Zurich. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are FlixBus, Lufthansa Cityline (2) or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Paderborn to Zurich.

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How to get from Paderborn to Zurich by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

The best way to travel from Paderborn to Zurich is by taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Find the best trip between Paderborn and Zurich with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn! You'll find the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular route for you.

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of travel 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 travel from Paderborn to Zurich. DB uses different types of travel 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 travel.

    FAQs: Travel from Paderborn to Zurich

    FAQs: Travel to Zurich 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 Paderborn to Zurich.

    There are 3 ways to get from Paderborn to Zurich: train, bus or flight.

    The cheapest way to get from Paderborn to Zurich is by taking a train with average ticket prices of $55 (€48) compared to other travel options to Zurich:

    A train is $24 (€21) less than a bus for this trip with tickets for a bus from Paderborn to Zurich costing on average $80 (€69).

    Taking a train costs $91 (€78) less than taking a flight, which average ticket prices of $146 (€126).

    The fastest way from Paderborn to Zurich is by flight with an average journey time of 2 h 35 min.

    There are alternative travel options to Zurich that take longer:

    Getting to Zurich by bus takes 19 h on average.

    Getting to Zurich by train takes 7 h 2 min on average.

    Zurich is approximately 300 miles (484 km) away from Paderborn.

    The average frequency per day from Paderborn to Zurich is:

    • 1 bus a day.
    • 16 trains per day.

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

    These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Paderborn to Zurich:

    • Most travelers take a flight from Paderborn Lippstadt Airport to Zurich Airport.
    • Most travelers board their train from Paderborn Hbf and arrive in Zürich Hbf.

    Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Paderborn to Zurich:

    • You can take a bus from Paderborn to Zurich with FlixBus. Cheap tickets can be found for $80 (€69) with FlixBus from Paderborn to Zurich.
    • You can take a flight from Paderborn to Zurich with Lufthansa Cityline (2). Cheap tickets can be found for $146 (€126) with Lufthansa Cityline (2) from Paderborn to Zurich.
    • You can go to Zurich from Paderborn by train with Deutsche Bahn or National Express. You'll see cheap train tickets for $55 (€48) with Deutsche Bahn from Paderborn to Zurich on Omio.

    Yes, there are direct services available from Paderborn to Zurich with the following travel companies:

    • Direct bus with.
    • Take a direct flight with.
    • Direct train with.

    Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Zurich as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Zurich from Paderborn.

    Omio customers who travel from Paderborn to Zurich often also extend their vacation to go to Paris, Milan, Munich, Vienna or Lucerne. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Zurich and these popular destinations at a great price.

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