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Travel from Zürich to Szeged by train in 13 hours 35 minutes

If you want to know more about the journey from Zürich to Szeged by train, look no further!

The average journey time from Zürich to Szeged by train is 17 hours 46 minutes, although on the fastest services it can take just 13 hours 35 minutes. Around 16 trains per day travel the 554 miles (891 km) between these two destinations. You'll need to make 1 change along the way to Szeged.

Book train tickets from Zürich to Szeged in advance instead of buying them on the day and they can start from €59.90. We'll always highlight the cheapest prices when you search in our Journey Planner.

Ready to book? Start your search for cheap train tickets with us today. Keep reading for more information, including our timetable where you can view first and last train times, as well as tips on how to find cheap train tickets.

Zürich to Szeged by train

It takes an average of 17h 46m to travel from Zürich to Szeged by train, over a distance of around 554 miles (891 km). There are normally 16 trains per day travelling from Zürich to Szeged and tickets for this journey start from €59.90 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 13h 35m
PriceFrom €59.90
Distance554 miles (891 km)
Frequency16 trains per day
First train00:17
Last train22:38
Departure stationZürich
Arrival stationSzeged
Changes1 change

Zürich to Szeged train times

Check out the next trains departing from Zürich to Szeged for Tuesday 1st February 2022. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
06:09 20:15 14h 6m, 3 changes
07:40 21:15 13h 35m, 3 changes
08:33 04:33 20h 0m, 5 changes
09:40 05:46 20h 6m, 3 changes
11:40 05:46 18h 6m, 5 changes
11:40 06:15 18h 35m, 2 changes
12:09 05:46 17h 37m, 6 changes
12:09 06:15 18h 6m, 3 changes
13:40 09:15 19h 35m, 4 changes
15:40 10:15 18h 35m, 5 changes

Cheap train tickets from Zürich to Szeged

The price of train tickets from Zürich to Szeged starts at €59.90 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 Zürich to Szeged 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.

Journey details

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

The average journey time by train between Zürich and Szeged is 17 hours and 46 minutes, with around 16 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 Zürich and Szeged by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Zürich to Szeged is 13 hours and 35 minutes.

How much does the train from Zürich to Szeged cost?

Train ticket prices from Zürich to Szeged can start from as little as €59.90 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Zürich to Szeged?

No, there are no direct train services from Zürich to Szeged. Travelling from Zürich to Szeged by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

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

The first train from Zürich to Szeged leaves at 00:17. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

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

The last train from Zürich to Szeged leaves at 22:38. 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 Zürich and Szeged by train?

Trains travelling from Zürich to Szeged cover a distance of around 554 miles (891 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Szeged to Zürich.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Zürich to Szeged for a typical week day using timetable data for 02/01/2022. 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 09/15/2021 for travel on 09/15/2021 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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