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Zagreb to Zurich Hb by train

It takes an average of 15h 59m to travel from Zagreb to Zurich Hb by train, over a distance of around 369 miles (595 km). There are normally 4 trains per day travelling from Zagreb to Zurich Hb and tickets for this journey start from $38.31 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 12h 52m
PriceFrom $38.31
Distance369 miles (595 km)
Frequency4 trains per day
First train06:28
Last train12:35
Departure stationZagreb
Arrival stationZurich Hb
Changes2 changes
Train and bus operatorsUnion Ivkoni (Bus), ÖBB, Flixbus

Zagreb to Zurich Hb train times

Check out the next trains departing from Zagreb to Zurich Hb for Tuesday May 18th 2021. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesTrainDuration
20:01 Zagreb17:20 Zürich HBRegionalzug 7002 HZPP Get tickets21h 19m, 6 changes
06:28 Zagreb19:20 Zürich HBEurocity 1212 HZPP Get tickets12h 52m, 3 changes
07:25 Zagreb21:20 Zürich HBEurocity 158 HZPP Get tickets13h 55m, 2 changes
12:35 Zagreb07:22 Zürich HBSchnellzug 1210 HZPP Get tickets18h 47m, 6 changes
12:35 Zagreb07:26 Zürich HBSchnellzug 1210 HZPP Get tickets18h 51m, 5 changes
20:01 Zagreb17:20 Zürich HBRegionalzug 7002 HZPP Get tickets21h 19m, 6 changes
06:28 Zagreb19:20 Zürich HBEurocity 1212 HZPP Get tickets12h 52m, 3 changes
07:25 Zagreb21:20 Zürich HBEurocity 158 HZPP Get tickets13h 55m, 2 changes
12:35 Zagreb07:22 Zürich HBSchnellzug 1210 HZPP Get tickets18h 47m, 6 changes
12:35 Zagreb07:26 Zürich HBSchnellzug 1210 HZPP Get tickets18h 51m, 5 changes

ÖBB trains from Zagreb to Zürich HB

You can travel from Zagreb 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 Zagreb to Zurich Hb

The price of train tickets from Zagreb to Zurich Hb starts at $38.31 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 Zagreb 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 Zagreb to Zurich Hb

Want to know more about your journey from Zagreb 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 Zagreb to Zurich Hb take?

The average journey time by train between Zagreb and Zurich Hb is 15 hours and 59 minutes, with around 4 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 Zagreb and Zurich Hb by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Zagreb to Zurich Hb is 12 hours and 52 minutes.

How much does the train from Zagreb to Zurich Hb cost?

Train tickets from Zagreb to Zurich Hb can start from as little as $38.31 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 Zagreb to Zurich Hb?

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

What time does the first train from Zagreb to Zurich Hb leave?

The first train from Zagreb to Zurich Hb leaves at 06:28. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Zagreb to Zurich Hb leave?

The last train from Zagreb to Zurich Hb leaves at 12:35. 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 Zagreb and Zurich Hb by train?

Trains travelling from Zagreb to Zurich Hb cover a distance of around 369 miles (595 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Zurich Hb to Zagreb.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Zagreb to Zurich Hb for a typical week day using timetable data for 05/18/2021. 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 04/29/2021 for travel on 04/29/2021 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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