Hanover to Zurich by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    06:41
  • Last train
    23:26
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    6hr 19m

Travelling from Hanover to Zurich by train

The fastest trains from Hanover to Zurich take around 6 hours and 19 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 563 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Hanover and Zurich.

Direct trains run between Hanover and Zurich.

We usually find around 11 direct trains on the route from Hanover to Zurich every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 17 departures. The duration is normally about 6 hours and 19 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Zurich is usually scheduled to depart Hanover around 06:41 and the last train is around 23:26. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Hanover around 06:41, and the last at 15:42.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Hanover to Zurich train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 6 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Hanover to Zurich by train.

Which trains operate between Hanover and Zurich?

More than one type of train operates on the route from Hanover to Zurich, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Nightjet

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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