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from Pforzheim to Zurich

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

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Mon
May 23
$31Deutsche Bahn
$135Swiss
Wed
May 25
$23Deutsche Bahn
$129Eurowings
Thu
May 26
$35Deutsche Bahn
$129Eurowings
Fri
May 27
$29Deutsche Bahn
$129Eurowings
Sat
May 28
$29Deutsche Bahn with connection
$188Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
May 29
$26Deutsche Bahn
$119Swiss

Travel Information between Pforzheim and Zurich

distanceDistance105 miles (169 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or train
priceTicket price range$22 - $206
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $22 (€20) • 3 h 41 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $22 (€20) • 3 h 49 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSwiss or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 105 miles (169 km) by flight or train from Pforzheim to Zurich. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 49 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $22 (€20). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Swiss or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Pforzheim 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 Pforzheim, Germany?

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

Is international entry into Zurich from Pforzheim 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 Pforzheim?

  • 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 from Pforzheim to Zurich closer to your planned date of departure here.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Germany from Zurich, Switzerland?

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

Am I allowed to reenter Pforzheim, 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 Pforzheim 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 Pforzheim, 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 5/21/22. 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 Pforzheim from Zurich here.

How do I reach Zurich from Pforzheim?

There are 2 travel options from Pforzheim to Zurich: flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Pforzheim to Zurich?

The cheapest way to travel to Zurich from Pforzheim is by taking a train with an average price of $22 (€20).

This is compared to other travel options to Zurich:

Taking a train is about $184 (€165) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $206 (€185) for this route.

What is the fastest way to travel from Pforzheim to Zurich?

The fastest way to get to Zurich from Pforzheim is by train with an average travel time of 3 h 49 min.

Other travel options to Zurich can usually take longer:

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How far is Zurich from Pforzheim?

Zurich is approximately 105 miles (169 km) away from Pforzheim.

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

The average frequency per day from Pforzheim to Zurich is:

  • 16 trains a day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Pforzheim and in Zurich?

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

  • Trains most often depart from Pforzheim at Pforzheim Hbf and arrive in Zurich at Zürich HB.

Which travel companies can take me from Pforzheim to Zurich?

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

  • You can go to Zurich from Pforzheim by plane with Swiss. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $206 (€185) with Swiss from Pforzheim to Zurich on Omio.
  • You can go to Zurich from Pforzheim by train with Deutsche Bahn. You'll see cheap train tickets for $22 (€20) with Deutsche Bahn from Pforzheim to Zurich on Omio.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Pforzheim to Zurich?

Looking to extend your trip from Pforzheim to Zurich? Many Omio customers who go from Pforzheim to Zurich usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Milan or Munich. If you're looking to explore Paris, Milan or Munich from Zurich, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

How far in advance should I book my Pforzheim to Zurich one way ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets are costing on average $206 (€185) one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average $22 (€20) one way.

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

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