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Train Information from Zurich to Bamberg

distanceDistance205 miles (330 km)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Zurich to Bamberg cover the 205 miles (330 km) long journey taking on average 7 h 54 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Bamberg, Bahnhof.

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Travel with Deutsche Bahn between Zurich and Bamberg

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Deutsche Bahn tickets between Zurich and Bamberg are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect route with Deutsche Bahn between Zurich and Bamberg all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current Deutsche Bahn train timetables and train tickets available on Omio for the 205 miles (330 km) trip. You can also see relevant travel information for the Deutsche Bahn train, such as luggage policy and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this train, compare the fastest Zurich to Bamberg routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best Deutsche Bahn Zurich to Bamberg train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the Deutsche Bahn train ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Bamberg with Deutsche Bahn!

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Trains from Zurich to Bamberg
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FAQs
Is cross-border travel by train between Zurich, Switzerland and Bamberg, Germany allowed?

Travel by train between Zurich, Switzerland and Bamberg, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Bamberg from Zurich restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Zurich?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Bamberg, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 17/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Zurich and Bamberg closer to your date of departure here.

What restrictions are there on reentering Switzerland from Bamberg, Germany?

The restriction level for your return train to Zurich, Switzerland from Bamberg is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Zurich from Bamberg restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Bamberg?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 15/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Zurich from Bamberg closer to your date of departure here.

What is the distance by train from Zurich to Bamberg?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Bamberg from Zurich via train to be approximately 205 miles (330 km).
How long is the train journey from Zurich to Bamberg?
The Zurich to Bamberg train duration is on average 7 h 54 min, which is to be expected when travelling 205 miles (330 km) from Zurich to Bamberg. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
What is the departure train station in Zurich and arrival train station in Bamberg?

Some of the Zurich train stations to Bamberg you can start your journey from include Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich, Central Bus Station. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Bamberg include Bamberg, Bahnhof and Bamberg, Bahnhofsvorplatz/Ludwigstraße.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Zürich HB   and arriving in Bamberg, Bahnhof.

Where is the departure train station in Zurich located? Where is the arrival train station in Bamberg located?

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Zürich HB and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Bamberg most often arrive at Bamberg, Bahnhof and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this train station to the city centre.

What train providers go from Zurich to Bamberg?
For the trip from Zurich to Bamberg you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Zurich to Bamberg on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
How many train services per day are there between Zurich and Bamberg?
On average, there are 5 trains a day from Zurich to Bamberg. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What time is the earliest train from Zurich to Bamberg? What time is the last train from Zurich to Bamberg?
You can take the first train from Zurich to Bamberg at 06: 03   or take the last train from Zurich to Bamberg leaving at 08: 03. Look for the latest Zurich Bamberg train times on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Zurich
Bamberg
Zürich HB is the most popular Zurich railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Zurich for your journey to Bamberg.

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