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Zurich Hb to Sargans by train

It takes an average of 1h 13m to travel from Zurich Hb to Sargans by train, over a distance of around 48 miles (78 km). There are normally 72 trains per day travelling from Zurich Hb to Sargans and tickets for this journey start from €31.60 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 55m
Distance48 miles (78 km)
Frequency72 trains per day
Departure stationZurich Hb
Arrival stationSargans
ChangesDirect trains available
Train and bus operatorsSBB CFF FFS,

Zurich Hb to Sargans train times

Check out the next trains departing from Zurich Hb to Sargans for Tuesday 21st Jul 2020. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
12:43 13:58 1h 15m, 1 change
13:12 14:21 1h 09m, direct
13:37 14:32 55m, direct
13:43 14:58 1h 15m, 1 change
14:07 15:02 55m, direct
14:12 15:21 1h 09m, direct
14:37 15:32 55m, direct
14:40 15:35 55m, direct
14:43 15:58 1h 15m, 1 change
15:12 16:21 1h 09m, direct

SBB, Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB and ICE (Intercity Express) trains from Zurich Hb to Sargans

You can travel from Zurich Hb to Sargans on SBB, Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB and ICE (Intercity Express) 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.

The Swiss rail network is operated by SBB. SBB train ticket prices are based on travel and not on the type of trains. You will find available return tickets (standard price, one way or round trip), Multiple journey tickets (for six individual trips on a pre-determined itinerary) and the City-Ticket (including a one-day transportation pass from the city of departure or arrival).

PhotoJoachimKohlerBremen, under licence CC BY-SA 4.0

The Deutsche Bahn Group is owned by the German State and controls the majority of rail traffic in Germany as well as in many border regions of the country. Every year, Deutsche Bahn transports several million passengers and many stations in Germany are served exclusively by DB trains, including the ICE, IC and EC fleet.

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.

PhotoNelso Silva, under licence CC BY-SA 2.0

The high-speed train of Deutsche Bahn, with a maximum speed of 205 mph (330 km/h), the ICE connects major cities and is also used for international travel to neighbouring countries such as Austria, France and Denmark. This train is equipped with air conditioning, a dining car, a children's compartment and power sockets. Passengers enjoy a free WiFi connection throughout the duration of the ICE trip.

Cheap train tickets from Zurich Hb to Sargans

Train tickets from Zurich Hb to Sargans start at €31.60 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around .
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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 Zurich Hb to Sargans 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 guide to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap 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.

Journey details

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

The average journey time by train between Zurich Hb and Sargans is 1 hour and 13 minutes, with around 72 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 Zurich Hb and Sargans by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Zurich Hb to Sargans is 55 minutes.

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

Train tickets from Zurich Hb to Sargans can start from as little as €31.60 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 Zurich Hb to Sargans?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Zurich Hb to Sargans without having to change trains. There are 51 direct trains from Zurich Hb to Sargans. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

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

The first train from Zurich Hb to Sargans leaves at 00:17. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

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

The last train from Zurich Hb to Sargans leaves at 23:17. 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 Zurich Hb and Sargans by train?

Trains travelling from Zurich Hb to Sargans cover a distance of around 48 miles (78 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Sargans to Zurich Hb.
Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Zurich Hb to Sargans for a typical week day using timetable data for 21/07/2020. 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 27/01/2020 for travel on 28/01/2020 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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