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Bratislava hl.st. to Zurich Hb by train

It takes an average of 12h 48m to travel from Bratislava hl.st. to Zurich Hb by train, over a distance of around 401 miles (646 km). There are normally 15 trains per day travelling from Bratislava hl.st. to Zurich Hb and tickets for this journey start from $62.32 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 10h 14m
PriceFrom $62.32
Distance401 miles (646 km)
Frequency15 trains per day
First train07:37
Last train19:37
Departure stationBratislava hl.st.
Arrival stationZurich Hb
Changes2 changes
Train and bus operatorsÖBB, Flixbus

Bratislava hl.st. to Zurich Hb train times

Check out the next trains departing from Bratislava hl.st. to Zurich Hb for Tuesday Jun 29th 2021. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
08:37 19:22 10h 45m, 4 changes
09:37 19:57 10h 20m, 2 changes
11:08 21:22 10h 14m, 3 changes
11:37 21:57 10h 20m, 2 changes
12:37 23:05 10h 28m, 2 changes
13:37 05:23 15h 46m, 8 changes
13:37 05:25 15h 48m, 6 changes
14:37 06:21 15h 44m, 6 changes
14:37 06:26 15h 49m, 3 changes
15:37 06:26 14h 49m, 4 changes

ÖBB trains from Bratislava hl.st. to Zürich HB

You can travel from Bratislava hl.st. to Zürich HB on ÖBB trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

ÖBB is the major railway company for Austria, subdivided into several subsidiaries, responsible for certain areas of transport, such as long distance and local transport, the operation of postal buses and the transport of goods. Railjet is ÖBB's high-speed train, which travels at speeds of up to 143 mph (230 km/h) and connects the main Austrian cities with Germany, Hungary, Switzerland, the Czech Republic and Italy.

Cheap train tickets from Bratislava hl.st. to Zurich Hb

The price of train tickets from Bratislava hl.st. to Zurich Hb starts at $62.32 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Bratislava hl.st. to Zurich Hb by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Bratislava hl.st. to Zurich Hb

Want to know more about your journey from Bratislava hl.st. to Zurich Hb? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Zurich Hb take?

The average journey time by train between Bratislava hl.st. and Zurich Hb is 12 hours and 48 minutes, with around 15 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Bratislava hl.st. and Zurich Hb by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Bratislava hl.st. to Zurich Hb is 10 hours and 14 minutes.

How much does the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Zurich Hb cost?

Train tickets from Bratislava hl.st. to Zurich Hb can start from as little as $62.32 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Bratislava hl.st. to Zurich Hb?

No, there are no direct train services from Bratislava hl.st. to Zurich Hb. Travelling from Bratislava hl.st. to Zurich Hb by train will require a minimum of 2 changes.

What time does the first train from Bratislava hl.st. to Zurich Hb leave?

The first train from Bratislava hl.st. to Zurich Hb leaves at 07:37. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Bratislava hl.st. to Zurich Hb leave?

The last train from Bratislava hl.st. to Zurich Hb leaves at 19:37. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Bratislava hl.st. and Zurich Hb by train?

Trains travelling from Bratislava hl.st. to Zurich Hb cover a distance of around 401 miles (646 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Zurich Hb to Bratislava hl.st..
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Bratislava hl.st. to Zurich Hb for a typical week day using timetable data for 06/29/2021. 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 07/31/2021 for travel on 07/31/2021 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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