How to travel from Zurich to Darmstadt

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Travel Information to Darmstadt from Zurich

distanceDistance172 miles (278 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or train
priceTicket price range$62 - $700
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $62 (€54) • 4 h 47 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $700 (€607) • 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLufthansa or Deutsche Bahn

Take a flight or train to travel 172 miles (278 km) to Darmstadt from Zurich. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 50 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $62 (€54). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Zurich to Darmstadt.

FAQs: Travel from Zurich to Darmstadt

FAQs: Travel to Darmstadt 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 Zurich to Darmstadt.

International travel from Zurich, Switzerland to Darmstadt, Germany is: Unrestricted.

Can I enter Germany if coming from Switzerland?

Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Darmstadt if traveling from Zurich?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Darmstadt, Germany due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Germany must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 5/2/23; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip from Zurich to Darmstadt.

The restriction level for your return to Zurich, Switzerland from Germany is: Unrestricted.

Is my journey back to Zurich from Darmstadt restricted?

Entry into Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Zurich from Darmstadt?

Conditions of reentry into Switzerland:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

You should observe these safety measures in Switzerland as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

This information about your return travel to Switzerland was last checked on 5/2/23. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Zurich from Darmstadt closer to your date of departure here.

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

The cheapest way to travel between Zurich and Darmstadt is by taking a train with an average price of $62 (€54).

This is compared to other travel options to Darmstadt:

Taking a train is about $638 (€554) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $700 (€607) for this route.

The fastest way from Zurich to Darmstadt is by flight with an average journey time of 50 min.

There are alternative travel options to Darmstadt that can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by train can take 4 h 47 min   on average.

Darmstadt is approximately 172 miles (278 km) away from Zurich.

The average frequency per day from Zurich to Darmstadt is:

  • 12 trains a day.

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

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

  • Trains mostly leave from Zürich HB and tend to arrive in Darmstadt Hbf.

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

  • You can go to Darmstadt from Zurich by plane with Lufthansa. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $700 (€607) with Lufthansa from Zurich to Darmstadt on Omio.
  • You can travel by train from Zurich to Darmstadt with Deutsche Bahn, and you can find Deutsche Bahn Zurich to Darmstadt tickets for $62 (€54) on Omio.
Your trip from Zurich to Darmstadt doesn't have to end in Darmstadt. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Frankfurt am Main or Munich. If you’d like to add Berlin, Frankfurt am Main or Munich to your Zurich to Darmstadt tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Darmstadt today!

Before traveling from Zurich to Darmstadt, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A plane ticket for this route costs on average $700 (€607) one way.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $62 (€54) one way for this route.

But we recommend booking Zurich to Darmstadt tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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