Trains from
Karlsruhe Hbf to Zürich HB

Karlsruhe Hbf to Zürich HB route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time3h 02m
Trains per day9
Fare range€16-€86
Distance180km
Train operatorsflixbus
First & last trains
First train departs at04:03
Last train departs at22:00
Fastest journey
Fastest route2h 48m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationKarlsruhe Hbf
Destination StationZürich HB

Train times for Tue 28 Nov

11:49
13:30
Karlsruhe Hbf
Zürich HB
3h 00m1 change
12:00
13:47
Karlsruhe Hbf
Zürich HB
3h 00m1 change
13:10
16:00
Karlsruhe Hbf
Zürich HB
2h 50mDirect
13:49
15:35
Karlsruhe Hbf
Zürich HB
3h 03m1 change

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Karlsruhe Hbf to Zürich HB start at €44.19 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

7 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€44.19
1 day
in advance
€61.02
Avg. single price
On the day
€64.90
Avg. single price

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Karlsruhe Hbf to Zürich HB?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Karlsruhe Hbf to Zürich HB is €16.4. To buy train tickets from Karlsruhe Hbf to Zürich HB for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from Karlsruhe Hbf to Zürich HB by train?

The average journey time between Karlsruhe Hbf and Zürich HB is 3 hours and 2 minutes and the fastest journey time is 2 hours and 48 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 26 trains per day travelling from Karlsruhe Hbf to Zürich HB. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Karlsruhe Hbf to Zürich HB?

The first train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Zürich HB departs at 04:03. The last train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Zürich HB departs at 22:00. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Karlsruhe Hbf and Zürich HB?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Karlsruhe Hbf to Zürich HB without having to change trains. There are 9 direct trains from Karlsruhe Hbf to Zürich HB. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Karlsruhe Hbf?

By train, of course. See trains from Zürich HB to Karlsruhe Hbf.

  • *Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. “14 days in advance” includes days 13 and 15.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Karlsruhe Hbf to Zürich HB for a typical week day using timetable data for 28/11/2017. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 25/08/2017 for travel on 03/09/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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