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from Würzburg to Zurich

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Travel Information from Würzburg to Zurich

distanceDistance178 miles (287 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or train
priceTicket price range£17 - £308
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £17 • 6 h 33 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £308 • 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSwiss or Deutsche Bahn

Take a flight or train to travel 178 miles (287 km) to Zurich from Würzburg. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 50 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £17. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Swiss or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Würzburg to Zurich.

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Travel Tips: Travel from Würzburg to Zurich

Travel to Zurich easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Würzburg to Zurich.

What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Zurich, Switzerland if I’m coming from Würzburg, Germany?

Travel from Würzburg, Germany to Zurich, Switzerland is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Zurich from Würzburg restricted?

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

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

Entry Requirements:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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: Mandatory

The above information was last verified on 28/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Würzburg to Zurich closer to your planned date of departure here.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Würzburg, Germany from Zurich, Switzerland?

Return travel to Würzburg, Germany from Switzerland is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Germany from Switzerland?

Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Germany from Switzerland?

Requirements for reentering Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Germany?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in Germany to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

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

The above information about your return travel to Würzburg, Germany was last verified on 28/01/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Würzburg from Zurich.

What are my Würzburg to Zurich travel options?

You can travel between Würzburg and Zurich 2 different ways: flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel to Zurich from Würzburg?

A train service offers the cheapest way to travel from Würzburg to Zurich, which costs on average £17.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Zurich:

A train is £291 less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Würzburg to Zurich costing on average £308.

What is the fastest way from Würzburg to Zurich?

The fastest way from Würzburg to Zurich is by flight with an average journey time of 50 min.

Other travel options between Würzburg and Zurich can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 6 h 33 min   of travel time.

How far is it from Würzburg to Zurich?

You should expect to travel around 178 miles (287 km) from Würzburg to Zurich.

How many services a day are there to Zurich from Würzburg?

The average frequency per day from Würzburg to Zurich is:

  • Around 12 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Würzburg and Zurich as scheduled services by flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Würzburg? Where do I arrive in Zurich?

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

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

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Würzburg to Zurich?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Würzburg to Zurich:

  • You can go to Zurich from Würzburg by plane with Swiss. You'll see cheap plane tickets for £308 with Swiss from Würzburg to Zurich on Omio.
  • You can travel from Würzburg to Zurich by train with Deutsche Bahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £17 with Deutsche Bahn from Würzburg to Zurich.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Zurich from Würzburg?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Würzburg 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 Würzburg and Zurich itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Zurich and any of these top destinations today!

How early should I book tickets from Würzburg to Zurich online for the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets are costing on average £308 one way.
  • Train tickets cost £17 one way on average.

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

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