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Route overview
Avg. journey time10h 15m
Trains per day6
Fare range€29.00 - €267.00
Train operatorsother
First & last trains
First train departs at05:37
Last train departs at23:33
Fastest journey
Fastest route7h 43m
Origin StationVienna
Destination StationZürich HB

Vienna to Zürich HB train times

Check out the next trains departing from Vienna to Zürich HB for Saturday 23rd Mar 2019. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
Zürich HB
8h 47m
Zürich HB
12h 20m
4 changes
Zürich HB
8h 20m
2 changes
Zürich HB
7h 43m
Zürich HB
7h 43m

ÖBB and Nightjet trains from Vienna to Zürich HB

You can travel from Vienna to Zürich HB on ÖBB and Nightjet 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 230 km/h and connects the main Austrian cities with Germany, Hungary, Switzerland, the Czech Republic and Italy.

Nightjet is the night train service for ÖBB. These trains travel through Austria at night to neighbouring countries such as Germany, Switzerland, Italy, Poland and Croatia. Passengers can choose to travel in a seating position or in a sleeping cabin, shared or individual. Convenient for those looking to save one night at the hotel and avoid spending part of the day travelling. This train also has luxury compartments with extras for a trip in comfort.

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

The average journey time between Vienna and Zürich HB is 10 hours and 15 minutes and the fastest journey time is 7 hours and 43 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 15 trains per day travelling from Vienna 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 Vienna to Zürich HB?

The first train from Vienna to Zürich HB departs at 05:37. The last train from Vienna to Zürich HB departs at 23:33. 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 Vienna and Zürich HB?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Vienna to Zürich HB without having to change trains. There are 6 direct trains from Vienna to Zürich HB. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Zürich HB to Vienna. If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from Vienna to Zürich HB.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Vienna to Zürich HB for a typical week day using timetable data for 23/03/2019. 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 01/10/2018 for travel on 01/10/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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