Zurich to Kaufbeuren by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 45m
  • Distance
    166 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 50m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Zurich to Kaufbeuren by train

Fast trains from Zurich to Kaufbeuren take around 3 hours and 45 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 166 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Zurich and Kaufbeuren.

1. Are there direct trains from Zurich to Kaufbeuren?

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

We usually find around 19 departures on the route from Zurich to Kaufbeuren every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 13 departures.

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

The Zurich to Kaufbeuren train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 45 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Kaufbeuren is usually scheduled to depart Zurich around 04:05 and the last train is around 00:25. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Zurich around 04:05, and the last at 00:17.

When to book Zurich to Kaufbeuren train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 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 Kaufbeuren by train.

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Which train companies operate between Zurich and Kaufbeuren?

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

  • Alex
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionalbahn

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 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.