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Trip Zurich Bayreuth

Plan your trip by train, bus, carpooling, plane from Zurich to Bayreuth

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How to get from Zurich to Bayreuth?

We are suggesting 2 routes by train, bus, carpooling, plane to plan your trip Zurich Bayreuth. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
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All modes of transport Zurich-Bayreuth

For your trip from Zurich (Switzerland) to Bayreuth (Bavaria, Germany) with a distance of 225 mi you will be able to take 4 modes of transport, eventually by combining plane, carpooling, bus and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
You are lucky, there is a direct intercity bus line Zurich-Bayreuth that often turns out to be the most economical solution.
You will board a coach of FlixBus in Zurich. The bus will drop you off at Bayreuth, Bahnhof bus station (3.2 mi from Bayreuth, Germany). Please make sure to show up on time at Zurich bus station (1.2 mi from Zurich) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Bayreuth.
With Blablacar you will probably find drivers sharing a ride on the itinerary Zurich-Bayreuth.
It is not possible to travel directly by train from Zurich to Bayreuth without changing trains. You can take the train Nuremberg-Bayreuth and travel by bus to get to your final destination.
Trains RE of Deutsche Bahn to Bayreuth leave from Nürnberg Hbf railway station in Nuremberg. Arrival in Bayreuth will take place at Bayreuth Hbf station (0.7 mi from the city centre).
No flight allows you to fly directly to Bayreuth from Zurich. You can take the flight Zurich-Nuremberg and complete the other part of your journey traveling by bus.
Leave Zurich and arrive early enough (at least 2 hours before the departure time) at Zurich ZRH airport, 5.7 mi away, to check in your luggage for the flight to Nuremberg (Metropolitan Area airport, IATA code: NUE) operated by Swiss International Airlines.

Which carriers to travel between Zurich and Bayreuth?

Bus companies
The bus company FlixBus operates the intercity service from the bus station of Zurich in Zurich and to the one of Bayreuth, Bahnhof (Bavaria Germany)
Eurolines CH is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line between the city of Zurich (serving Zurich bus station at 1.2 mi from centre) and the city of Nuremberg where the coach will drop you off at Nürnberg station situated at about 0.8 mi from Nuremberg city centre.
The coach company IC Bus carries out the route from the bus station of Zurich in Zurich and to the one of Nürnberg (Bavaria Germany)
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Zurich-Bayreuth (225.6 mi)
Swiss International Airlines carries out a flight from Zurich ZRH airport situated 5.7 mi away from the city centre of Zurich to Nuremberg (arrival at Metropolitan Area NUE airport)
Railway companies
Deutsche Bahn provides a rail connection Nuremberg-Bayreuth with the train RE from Nürnberg Hbf railway station (0.4 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Bayreuth Hbf at arrival (0.7 mi from centre)

Stop cities from Zurich or cities to visit near Bayreuth

When travelling from Bayreuth to Zurich by plane, carpooling, bus, train, you might have to change at Nuremberg located at 41 mi from Bayreuth (Germany). If you have some time on your way to Bayreuth or back to Zurich, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
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