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Taking the train from Poznań to Zürich in 15 hours 12 minutes

Thinking about taking the train from Poznań to Zürich? We've got you covered.

It usually takes around 18 hours 12 minutes to travel the 818 km from Poznań to Zürich by train, although you can get there in as little as 15 hours 12 minutes on the fastest services. You'll normally find around 22 trains per day running on this route. You'll need to make 2 changes along the way as there aren't any direct services on this line.

Train tickets from Poznań to Zürich start from $62.02 when you book in advance, which can be cheaper than buying them on the day. Start a search in our Journey Planner to check out the latest prices.

Keen to book your train tickets to Zürich? No need to wait, start a search with us today! If you want to find out a bit more about the journey first, you can find our train schedule below, tips on booking cheap tickets and our FAQs, including first and last train times.

Poznań to Zürich by train

It takes an average of 18h 12m to travel from Poznań to Zürich by train, over a distance of around 509 miles (818 km). There are normally 22 trains per day traveling from Poznań to Zürich and tickets for this journey start from $62.02 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 15h 12m
PriceFrom $62.02
Distance509 miles (818 km)
Frequency22 trains per day
First train02:09
Last train19:52
Departure stationPoznań
Arrival stationZürich
Changes2 changes
Train and bus operatorsSindbad

Poznań to Zürich train times

Check out the next trains departing from Poznań to Zürich for Tuesday Dec 6th 2022. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
08:40 00:24 15h 44m, 7 changes
09:19 04:49 19h 30m, 6 changes
10:52 07:20 20h 28m, 2 changes
11:55 06:26 18h 31m, 5 changes
11:55 07:05 19h 10m, 4 changes
11:55 08:05 20h 10m, 3 changes
12:45 06:26 17h 41m, 6 changes
12:45 08:05 19h 20m, 4 changes
13:41 06:26 16h 45m, 7 changes
13:41 07:05 17h 24m, 6 changes

Cheap train tickets from Poznań to Zürich

The price of train tickets from Poznań to Zürich starts at $62.02 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 Poznań to Zürich 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 Poznań to Zürich

Want to know more about your journey from Poznań to Zürich? 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 Poznań to Zürich take?

The average journey time by train between Poznań and Zürich is 18 hours and 12 minutes, with around 22 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 Poznań and Zürich by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Poznań to Zürich is 15 hours and 12 minutes.

How much does the train from Poznań to Zürich cost?

Train tickets from Poznań to Zürich can start from as little as $62.02 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 Poznań to Zürich?

No, there are no direct train services from Poznań to Zürich. Travelling from Poznań to Zürich by train will require a minimum of 2 changes.

What time does the first train from Poznań to Zürich leave?

The first train from Poznań to Zürich leaves at 02:09. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Poznań to Zürich leave?

The last train from Poznań to Zürich leaves at 19:52. 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 Poznań and Zürich by train?

Trains travelling from Poznań to Zürich cover a distance of around 509 miles (818 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Zürich to Poznań.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Poznań to Zürich for a typical week day using timetable data for 12/06/2022. 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 12/25/2022 for travel on 12/25/2022 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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