How to travel from Zurich to Zwickau

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Travel Information between Zurich and Zwickau

distanceDistance292 miles (471 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$27 - $229
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $27 (€24) • 17 h 14 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $229 (€203) • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 292 miles (471 km) by bus, flight or train from Zurich to Zwickau. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $27 (€24). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Zurich to Zwickau.

Travel Tips: Travel from Zurich to Zwickau

Travel Tips: Travel to Zwickau 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 Zwickau.

Travel between Zurich, Switzerland and Zwickau, Germany is: Unrestricted.

Can travelers from Switzerland enter Germany?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Zwickau from Zurich?

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • There are no current restrictions

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Zwickau, Germany?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Germany has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 3/22/23. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Zurich to Zwickau.

The current restriction level for returning to Zurich, Switzerland from Germany is: Unrestricted.

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

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

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

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Zurich, Switzerland regarding COVID-19?

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

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

The information above was last checked on 3/22/23. 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 Zurich from Zwickau here.

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

The cheapest way to go to Zwickau from Zurich is by taking a bus, which costs on average $27 (€24).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Zwickau:

Taking a bus is about $202 (€179) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $229 (€203) for this trip.

A bus is $2 (€2) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Zurich to Zwickau costing on average $29 (€26).

The quickest way to travel between Zurich and Zwickau is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 15 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 17 h 14 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 9 h 3 min   of travel time.

The distance is approximately 292 miles (471 km) from Zurich to Zwickau.

The average frequency per day from Zurich to Zwickau is:

  • 1 bus per day.
  • 4 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Zurich and Zwickau as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

  • Buses most often depart from Zurich at Zürich, Sihlquai Bus Terminal (Carparkplatz Sihlquai) and arrive in Zwickau at Zwickau.
  • Trains most often depart from Zurich at Zürich HB and arrive in Zwickau at Zwickau (Sachs) Hbf.

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

  • Lufthansa Cityline can take you to Zwickau by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Lufthansa Cityline from Zurich to Zwickau for $229 (€203).
  • Deutsche Bahn can get you to Zwickau by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn from Zurich to Zwickau for $29 (€26) on Omio.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Zurich to Zwickau often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Berlin, Dresden or Leipzig. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Zurich and Zwickau itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Zwickau and any of these top destinations today!

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

  • A bus ticket for this trip is costing $27 (€24) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket costs $229 (€203) one way on average for this route.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $29 (€26) one way for this journey.

But we recommend booking Zurich to Zwickau 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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