How to travel from Zurich to Herford

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from Zurich to Herford

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

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

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Travel Information from Zurich to Herford

distanceDistance327 miles (528 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or flight
priceTicket price range$117 - $315
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $117 (€102) • 8 h 28 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $117 (€102) • 8 h 28 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSWISS or Deutsche Bahn

Take a train or flight to travel 327 miles (528 km) to Herford from Zurich. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are SWISS or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or train from Zurich to Herford.

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Deutsche Bahn

All travel companies: Airlines and Train from Zurich to Herford

Travel from Zurich to Herford on Deutsche Bahn and SWISS travel with Omio. When comparing schedules and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

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 between Zurich and Herford. 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.

    Swiss is Switzerland’s leading airline and offers Economy and Business ticket fares for your next travel to Herford from Zurich.

      FAQs: Travel from Zurich to Herford

      FAQs: Travel to Herford 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 Herford.

      There are 2 options to travel from Zurich to Herford including taking a train or flight.

      The cheapest way to travel from Zurich to Herford is a train with an average price of $117 (€102).

      This is compared to other travel options from Zurich to Herford:

      Taking a train costs $198 (€173) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $315 (€275) for the same trip.

      The fastest way from Zurich to Herford is by train with an average journey time of 8 h 28 min.

      There are alternative travel options to Herford that take longer:

      Taking a flight requires on average 11 h 30 min of travel time.

      The distance is approximately 327 miles (528 km) from Zurich to Herford.

      The average frequency per day from Zurich to Herford is:

      • 6 trains a day.

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

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

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

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

      • You can travel to Herford from Zurich by train with Deutsche Bahn or SBB. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $117 (€102) with Deutsche Bahn from Zurich to Herford.

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

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

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

      Omio customers who travel from Zurich to Herford often also extend their vacation to go to Berlin, Bielefeld, Hamburg, Paris or Hanover. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Herford and these popular destinations at a great price.

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