Zurich to Saarbrücken by train

  • First train
    06:00
  • Last train
    00:08
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr
  • Distance
    237 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    8
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 40m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Zurich to Saarbrücken by train

Fast trains from Zurich to Saarbrücken take around 5 hours, covering a distance of approximately 237 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Zurich and Saarbrücken.

1. Are there direct trains from Zurich to Saarbrücken?

Journeys between Zurich and Saarbrücken usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 12 departures on the route from Zurich to Saarbrücken every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

2. How long is the train journey from Zurich to Saarbrücken?

The Zurich to Saarbrücken train travel time is normally about 5 hours, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Zurich to Saarbrücken train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Saarbrücken is usually scheduled to depart Zurich around 06:00 and the last train is around 00:08. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Zurich to Saarbrücken 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 Zurich to Saarbrücken by train.

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Which train companies operate between Zurich and Saarbrücken?

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

  • Eurocity (EC)
  • ICE
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Interregio
  • Regional-Express
  • TGV

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

Saarbrücken to Zurich by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and 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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