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Travel Information from Zurich to Würzburg

distanceDistance178 miles (287 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£22 - £200
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £22 • 11 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £200 • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Lufthansa or ÖBB | InterCity

Travel 178 miles (287 km) by coach, flight or train to Würzburg from Zurich. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £22. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus, Lufthansa or ÖBB | InterCity among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or train from Zurich to Würzburg.

Travel Tips: Travel from Zurich to Würzburg

Travel to Würzburg 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 Zurich to Würzburg.

What are the international travel restrictions for Germany due to COVID-19 if I’m travelling between Zurich and Würzburg?

Travel between Zurich, Switzerland and Würzburg, Germany is: Partially open.

Can travellers from Switzerland enter Germany?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Würzburg from Zurich?

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • 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)

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Würzburg, Germany?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Germany has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 20/05/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip from Zurich to Würzburg.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Zurich, Switzerland from Würzburg, Germany?

The current restriction level for returning to Zurich, Switzerland from Germany is: Fully open.

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

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

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

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

Which rules do I need to follow in Zurich, Switzerland regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Switzerland 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: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 09/05/2022. 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 Zurich from Würzburg here.

What are my travel options from Zurich to Würzburg?

There are 3 travel options from Zurich to Würzburg: coach, flight or train.

How do I get from Zurich to Würzburg the cheapest way?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Zurich to Würzburg, which costs on average £22.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Würzburg:

A coach is about £178 less than a flight, which costs on average £200 for this route.

A coach journey is usually £142 less than a journey to Würzburg by train, which costs on average £164 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to get to Würzburg from Zurich?

The fastest way from Zurich to Würzburg is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h.

Other travel options from Zurich to Würzburg can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 11 h 10 min   of travel time.

In comparison, going by train can take 5 h 27 min   on average.

How many miles from Zurich to Würzburg would I travel?

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

How many services a day are there between Zurich and Würzburg?

The average frequency per day from Zurich to Würzburg is:

  • 1 coach per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Zurich and in Würzburg?

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

  • Most travellers catch their coach from Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai and arrive in Würzburg, Hbf.
  • Most travellers catch their train from Zürich HB and arrive in Würzburg Hbf.

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

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

  • You can take a coach from Zurich to Würzburg with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for £22 with Flixbus from Zurich to Würzburg.
  • You can travel from Zurich to Würzburg by flight with Lufthansa. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £200 with Lufthansa from Zurich to Würzburg.
  • You can travel by train from Zurich to Würzburg with ÖBB | InterCity, and you can find ÖBB | InterCity Zurich to Würzburg tickets for £164 on Omio.

Is it possible to travel directly from Zurich to Würzburg?

Yes, there are direct services available to Würzburg from Zurich with the following travel operators:

  • You'll find direct flights with 2l, Lufthansa, Lufthansa Cityline or Swiss.
  • You can take a direct train with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Würzburg as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Würzburg from Zurich.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Zurich to Würzburg?

Many of our customers travelling from Zurich to Würzburg don't make Würzburg their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Berlin, Frankfurt am Main or Munich, either of which you could add to your Zurich and Würzburg trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Würzburg to any of these top destinations today!

When should I purchase a ticket from Zurich to Würzburg online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Zurich to Würzburg, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £22 one way for this route.
  • The price of a plane ticket for this route is £200 one way on average.
  • The price of a train ticket is on average £164 one way for this journey.

But we recommend booking Zurich to Würzburg tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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