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Zurich to Frankfurt am Main

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1 suggested route to go from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main by flight, train, car, bus

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How to travel from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main ?

Trip Zurich Frankfurt am Main

Modes of transportplane, carpooling, bus, train
Distance190 mi
Direct lineYes

Like many travellers, you're looking for the cheapest transport offers to travel from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main? Browsing several websites to get a simple information and book your trip is always very tedious.

Thanks to your multimodal search engine Vivanoda, you'll find on the same site all fares for buses, carpooling, trains and flights to get to Frankfurt am Main. You just have to specify the departure date to Frankfurt am Main then let Vivanoda search for you. To refine your search according to your preferences, use the filters and sorting options available.

To travel from Zurich, flights, trains, carpooling or buses of SBB CFF FFS, Deutsche Bahn, FlixBus, DeinBus, Blablacar, FlixTrain, Lufthansa and ÖBB will carry you to Frankfurt am Main.

If you have any preferences for a particular mode of transport, get more information on these sections:

Zurich to Frankfurt am Main bus

Are you looking for a bus from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main? There is indeed a direct bus line that operates this route.

Going by bus from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main may not be so obvious to you. Here are some reasons that may encourage you to take the bus to Frankfurt am Main.

  • The Zurich Frankfurt am Main tickets are sold at unbeatable prices, it is unlikely that you will find better offers with the other modes of transport: rail or carpool offers.
  • You are driven to Frankfurt am Main by professional and experienced drivers which inspires confidence and security!
  • During the summer, forget the heat wave thanks to the air-conditioning almost all of the Zurich Frankfurt am Main coaches are equipped with.
  • The modern buses that you take from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main are all comfortable, with toilets and reclining seats.

Which coach companies to travel between Zurich and Frankfurt am Main?

The coach route Zurich Frankfurt am Main is operated without changes by the bus companies Eurolines CH and FlixBus.

Eurolines CH Zurich Frankfurt am MainFlixBus Zurich Frankfurt am Main

Departure bus stations in Zurich

Remember to arrive at the bus station in Zurich at least 15 minutes, or even 30 minutes, before the posted departure time. The name of the destination 'Frankfurt am Main' is always mentioned on the front of the bus. Finally, present your ticket to the staff of FlixBus or Eurolines CH who will allow you to put your suitcases in the trunk and then board.

  • Zurich
  • Zurich

Arrival bus stations in Frankfurt am Main

Once the bus has arrived at Frankfurt am Main, check and collect your belongings so as not to forget anything.

  • Frankfurt Zentral Omnibus Bahnhof (ZOB)
  • Frankfurt central station

Train Zurich to Frankfurt am Main

Is there a direct train bound for Frankfurt am Main from Zurich?

Yes, the Zurich to Frankfurt am Main route is served by a direct train. Be aware that depending the day of the week, the schedule can change and direct trains may not operate every days. To find the cheapest Zurich-Frankfurt am Main train ticket, we advise you to launch a search on Vivanoda with your travel dates.

High speed train Zurich Frankfurt am Main

Travelling at a speed between 125mph to 220mph, those trains are the fastest solution to go from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main by train.

Intercity train Zurich Frankfurt am Main

The railway station bewteen Zurich and Frankfurt am Main are served by intercity trains which are faster than regional trains.

Zurich Frankfurt am Main railways companies

These are the 2 railways companies that you may take during your trip to Frankfurt am Main: Deutsche Bahn and SBB CFF FFS.
Deutsche Bahn Zurich Frankfurt am MainSBB CFF FFS Zurich Frankfurt am Main

Railway stations from Zurich

  • Zurich HB

Railway stations in Frankfurt am Main

  • Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
  • Frankfurt (Main) West

Cheap flights from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main

To help you find cheaper flights to fly to Frankfurt am Main, we wanted to give you a few pieces of advice:

  • Don't wait the day before your trip to book the Zurich Frankfurt am Main flight as prices should be very high. With few exceptions, prices increase as you get closer to the departure date in order to save seats for business customers who book late and are keen to pay more.
  • Avoid weekends to fly to Frankfurt am Main and be flexible. Prices vary along the time depending many factors including the date and time of travel. So you'd better be able to have a 2- or 3-day flexibility to book your trip.

Which airlines fly from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main ?

Swiss International Airlines and Lufthansa are the 2 airlines to serve the air route Zurich Frankfurt am Main in direct flight.
Swiss International Airlines Zurich Frankfurt am MainLufthansa Zurich Frankfurt am Main

Departure airport in Zurich

  • ZRH Zurich

Destination airport in Frankfurt am Main

  • FRA Frankfurt International

Carpool from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main

The practice of carsharing has greatly expanded in the recent years, so you may have a chance to find a Zurich-Frankfurt am Main ride. Instead of driving alone the car from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main, it allows drivers to share the travel costs with other passengers.

On the contrary to other means of transportation, carsharing doesn't provide to travellers a defined scheduled. This means that when looking for Zurich-Frankfurt am Main rides, you'll be more likely to find ones if you search only three days in advance (and not two months). This is more a lastminute solution to go to Frankfurt am Main.

Before you book your Zurich-Frankfurt am Main ride, you have the possibility to get in touch with the driver to set all the details and conditions of the journey. You can pay online, so you don't need to give any money to your driver.

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