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Trains Zurich to Freiburg: Times, Prices and Tickets

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Your journey from Zurich to Freiburg with Virail

Virail helps thousands of travelers plan their journeys every year. How? It's easy. Just enter the dates on which you plan to travel from Zurich to Freiburg. Our powerful engine will look at the data from thousands of travel providers, then show you all the available routes. You can choose to travel however you want. Decide on the type of transport you want to use, what time of day you'd like to set off and whether you'd like a direct journey or one with connections. When you've found your ideal route, Virail will redirect you to the web page of the provider. There, you can make your booking, then it's time to prepare for your trip.

How much will I pay for train tickets from Zurich to Freiburg?

When you're traveling from Zurich to Freiburg, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $ 37.01. You might be able to find prices as low as $ 19.40, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

Zurich to Freiburg by train

Best price $ 20.42
Journey duration 2 h 15 min
Connections per day 87
First departure 00:08
Last departure 23:32
Distance 54 mi
Departure Zurich
Arrival Freiburg
Carriers Trenitalia, Deutsche Bahn, SBB, Bahn

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$ 19.40
Maximum price
$ 59.02

Zurich - Freiburg


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$ 49

Thursday, September 29th 2022
Deutsche Bahn-logo
Zürich HB - Landwasser Moosweiher, Freiburg im Breisgau
10:32pm - 4:58am
Deutsche Bahn
6h 26min
4 changes
CO2: 0.25kg
By Bus

$ 10

Wednesday, September 28th 2022
Zurich - Freiburg (i.Br.)
9:15pm - 11:10pm
1h 55min
CO2: 3.07kg

How long will it take me to travel from Zurich to Freiburg by train?

The distance between Zurich and Freiburg is around 54.7 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 2 h 16 min. However, the fastest routes between Zurich and Freiburg take 1 h 46 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

At what time of the day can I travel from Zurich to Freiburg?

The first journey of the night departs from Zurich at 00:08. If you prefer to travel later in that night, the last departure will leave at 23:32. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Zurich and Freiburg. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side.

Which stations can I use to travel from Zurich to Freiburg?

International travel from Switzerland to Germany is easy to organize when you search with Virail. When departing from Switzerland, you will be able to use stations such as Zuerich Hb and Zürich HB. Arriving in Germany, your options include Freiburg(brsg)hbf, Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf, Freiburg (Breisgau) Hbf and Moosweiher, Freiburg im Breisgau. Not every station in Switzerland has a direct connecting route to every station in Germany. Because of this, you may need to book an indirect route that will connect through another city, or even make multiple connections. In some cases, a connecting route could even be faster than traveling directly.Either way, Virail is able to guide you through the routes available to make sure you get to where you want to go.

You will be able to leave Zurich by using stations such as Zuerich Hb and Zürich HB. These connect you to stations including Freiburg(brsg)hbf, Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf, Freiburg (Breisgau) Hbf and Moosweiher, Freiburg im Breisgau in Freiburg. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in Zurich or in Freiburg, for your convenience while traveling.

How many times a day do journeys run from Zurich to Freiburg?

On average, there are 73 daily departures from Zurich to Freiburg. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to 92 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include Trenitalia, Deutsche Bahn, SBB and Bahn, and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 17 departures from Zurich which travel directly to Freiburg. There are 56 journeys with one change or more.


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