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Trip Zurich Freiburg

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

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How to get from Zurich to Freiburg?

We are suggesting 1 routes by train, bus, carpooling, plane to plan your trip Zurich Freiburg. 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-Freiburg

For your trip from Zurich (Switzerland) to Freiburg (Lower Saxony, Germany) with a distance of 447 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.
The train Zurich Freiburg is a direct bound.
Trains ICE of Deutsche Bahn to Freiburg leave from Zurich HB railway station in Zurich. Arrival in Freiburg will take place at Freiburg (Breisgau) Hbf station (408.2 mi from the city centre).
You are lucky, there is a direct intercity bus line Zurich-Freiburg that often turns out to be the most economical solution.
You will board a coach of Eurolines CH or FlixBus in Zurich. The bus will drop you off at Freiburg, Hauptbahnhof bus station (408.2 mi from Freiburg, 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 Freiburg.
With Blablacar you will probably find drivers sharing a ride on the itinerary Zurich-Freiburg.
No flight allows you to fly directly to Freiburg from Zurich. You can take the flight Zurich-Hamburg and complete the other part of your journey traveling by train.
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 Hamburg (Fuhlsbuettel airport, IATA code: HAM) operated by Air Berlin or Germanwings.

Which carriers to travel between Zurich and Freiburg?

Bus companies
The bus company Eurolines CH operates the intercity service from the bus station of Zurich in Zurich and to the one of Freiburg, Hauptbahnhof (Lower Saxony Germany)
FlixBus is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line between the city of Zurich (serving Zurich bus station at 0.8 mi from centre) and the city of Freiburg where the coach will drop you off at Freiburg, Hauptbahnhof station situated at about 408.2 mi from Freiburg city centre.
Lufthansa carries out a flight from Zurich ZRH airport situated 5.7 mi away from the city centre of Zurich to Frankfurt am Main (arrival at Frankfurt International FRA airport)
Air Berlin flies on the route from Zurich ZRH airport (located 5.7 mi from Zurich, Switzerland) to Hamburg (serving Fuhlsbuettel HAM airport)
Germanwings schedules the flight from Zurich ZRH airport situated 5.7 mi away from the city centre of Zurich to Hamburg (arrival at Fuhlsbuettel HAM airport)
Swiss International Airlines ensures the flight route from Zurich ZRH airport (located 5.7 mi from Zurich, Switzerland) to Frankfurt am Main (serving Frankfurt International FRA airport)
Railway companies
Deutsche Bahn provides a rail connection Zurich-Freiburg with the train ICE from Zurich HB railway station (0.6 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Freiburg (Breisgau) Hbf at arrival (408.2 mi from centre)
SBB CFF FFS transports passengers on the rail lines from Zurich to Frankfurt am Main with the train InterCity (IC) which leaves Zurich HB station to arrive at Frankfurt (Main) Hbf railway station (Hesse Germany) and Frankfurt am Main-Freiburg with the train InterCity (IC) from Frankfurt (Main) Süd railway station (0.9 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Freiburg (Breisgau) Hbf at arrival (408.2 mi from centre)
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Zurich-Freiburg (448 mi)

Stop cities from Zurich or cities to visit near Freiburg

When travelling from Freiburg to Zurich by plane, carpooling, bus, train, you might have to change at Hamburg located at 35 mi from Freiburg, Hannover 103 mi away from Freiburg, Frankfurt am Main (Germany). If you have some time on your way to Freiburg 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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