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Bus Information from Dortmund to Zurich

distanceDistance290 miles (467 km)
durationAverage bus duration13 h 40 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$46 (€37)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersFlixbus or BlaBlaCar

Buses from Dortmund to Zurich cover the 290 miles (467 km) long route taking on average 13 h 40 min with our travel partners like Flixbus or BlaBlaCar. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $46 (€37), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $44 (€35). Travelers depart most frequently from Dortmund Hbf and arrive in Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai.

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FlixBus from Dortmund to Zurich

Travel from Dortmund to Zurich from $44 (€35) with Omio’s bus partners FlixBus! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route for you.

FlixBus

Flixbus is one of Europe's biggest bus companies which was created in Germany and offers bus services around Europe and US. Flixbus offers only one ticket type called Standard for your upcoming bus trip between Dortmund and Zurich.

Find the perfect FlixBus bus between Dortmund and Zurich for a smooth and relaxing journey. Omio makes it convenient for you to check the latest FlixBus bus schedules and compare the cheapest, fastest or earliest bus between Dortmund and Zurich. You can also check relevant travel information for the FlixBus bus, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, depending on the class fare you choose. Once you find the ideal route, book your cheap FlixBus bus tickets online. You can expect to travel around 290 miles (467 km) on this route and your FlixBus Dortmund to Zurich bus ticket can cost as little as $44 (€35) one-way if you book in advance. When you search for FlixBus tickets between Dortmund and Zurich in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Buy your official FlixBus bus tickets online quickly and easily on Omio and enjoy the travel experience!

When you buy your FlixBus bus tickets from Dortmund to Zurich don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Buses from Dortmund to Zurich
Take the bus 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 Dortmund to Zurich.
FAQs
Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by bus between Dortmund and Zurich?

Travel between Dortmund, Germany and Zurich, Switzerland by bus is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Switzerland from Germany?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Dortmund?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before boarding for all arrivals by air
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Health declaration required
  • Health declaration required

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

When traveling in Switzerland, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/13/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus between Dortmund and Zurich before traveling.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to Germany from Zurich, Switzerland?

Return travel from Switzerland to Germany is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Dortmund from Zurich?

Entry into Germany 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?

Requirements for reentering:

  • 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 Dortmund, Germany?

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

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

Last checked on 9/15/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your bus to Dortmund from Zurich.

How much do cheap buses between Dortmund and Zurich cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest buses from Dortmund to Zurich to cost as little as $44 (€35)  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a bus from Dortmund to Zurich?
The bus price from Dortmund to Zurich is on average $46 (€37)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
What is the distance from Dortmund to Zurich by bus?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Dortmund to Zurich by bus to be approximately 290 miles (467 km).
What is the Dortmund to Zurich bus travel time?
The bus time from Dortmund to Zurich is on average 13 h 40 min  for the 290 miles (467 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Zurich from Dortmund by bus can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What station does the bus from Dortmund to Zurich depart from? Which Zurich bus station do I come into from Dortmund?

Some of the Dortmund bus stations to Zurich you can start your journey from include Dortmund, Hauptbahnhof, Dortmund, Hauptbahnhof and Dortmund, ZOB am Hbf. Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Zurich include Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai, Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai and Zurich, Main Station.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Dortmund Hbf   and arriving in Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai.

Where is the departure bus station in Dortmund located? Where is the arrival bus station in Zurich located?

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this trip, called Dortmund Hbf, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Dortmund.

The most popular arrival bus station, Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of Zurich.

Which bus providers can take me between Dortmund and Zurich?
Take the Dortmund to Zurich bus with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus providers for the route to Zurich from Dortmund as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
When does the first bus depart from Dortmund to Zurich? When does the last bus depart from Dortmund to Zurich?
The first Dortmund to Zurich bus departs at 7: 00 AM   and the last bus from Dortmund to Zurich leaves at 8: 50 PM. Check out the most up-to-date bus schedule from Dortmund to Zurich on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How far in advance should I book a bus ticket from Dortmund to Zurich to get the best deals?
The price of a one way bus ticket from Dortmund to Zurich is on average $46 (€37) if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for buses from all possible bus providers offering this journey. In general, you can find bus tickets to Zurich from Dortmund available a few months in advance.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Dortmund
Dortmund ZOB
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