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Travel Information to Zurich from Ulm

distanceDistance97 miles (157 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • £23 • 3 h 18 min
carriersPopular travel companiesDeutsche Bahn

Travel 97 miles (157 km) by train between Ulm and Zurich. Deutsche Bahn is the main travel provider operating this route. Travellers can even take a direct from Ulm to Zurich.

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Travel from Ulm, Germany to Zurich, Switzerland is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Zurich from Ulm restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Zurich, Switzerland from Ulm?

Entry Requirements:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

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

  • Social distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

The above information was last verified on 09/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Ulm to Zurich closer to your planned date of departure here.

The current restriction level for returning to Ulm, Germany from Switzerland is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Ulm, Germany from Zurich, Switzerland?

Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Ulm from Zurich?

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

Which rules do I need to follow in Ulm, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 20/05/2022. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Ulm from Zurich here.

Travel Ulm to Zurich by train.

Travelling by train is also the quickest way from Ulm to Zurich. It takes on average 3 h 18 min   to travel this journey.

The distance from Ulm to Zurich is approximately 97 miles (157 km).

The average frequency per day from Ulm to Zurich is:

  • 16 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Ulm to Zurich as scheduled services by train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Ulm to Zurich:

  • Most travellers board their train from Ulm Hbf and arrive in Zürich HB.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Ulm to Zurich, then we'll help you find the best value travel company for you:

  • Deutsche Bahn can take you to Zurich by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Deutsche Bahn from Ulm to Zurich for £23.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Ulm to Zurich often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Paris, Milan or Munich. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Ulm and Zurich itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Zurich and any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip between Ulm and Zurich, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Train tickets are costing on average £23 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Ulm to Zurich online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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