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Overview: Train from Bern to Ulm

distanceDistance154 miles (249 km)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 8 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Bern to Ulm cover the 154 miles (249 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 4 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation and arrive in Ulm Hbf.

Train companies: Train between Bern and Ulm with Deutsche Bahn

Travel from Bern to Ulm on Deutsche Bahn trains with Omio. When comparing schedules and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

Deutsche Bahn

Official Deutsche Bahn tickets between Bern and Ulm are available on Omio! Germany's largest rail company offers high-quality services between Bern and Ulm to cover the 154 miles (249 km) journey, and Omio shows you the best deals for DB trains between Bern and Ulm on offer. Simply choose the best times and tickets (including Super Saver, Saver and Flexible fares) available for you to make the journey from Bern to Ulm with DB. You can also find Deutsche Bahn’s discount cards, such as the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, and use these to purchase DB tickets on Omio.

Deutsche Bahn offers a wide range of train types with different levels of comfort, amenities on offer and time needed to travel. You'll be sure to find the perfect train type to suit your needs, such as: InterCity Express (ICE) for high-speed trains, Intercity (IC) and Eurocity (EC) for express domestic and international trains, and more local Regional Express (RE) and Regional (RB) trains.

Deutsche Bahn has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by train between Bern and Ulm:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Normal conditions apply

Travel Tips: Trains from Bern to Ulm

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FAQs

Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains between Bern and Ulm?

Travel by train between Bern, Switzerland and Ulm, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Ulm from Bern 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 Bern?

Entry Requirements:

  • 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 safety rules to follow in Ulm, 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 1/16/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Bern to Ulm closer to your date of departure here

Are there restrictions on returning to Switzerland from Germany by train?

Return travel from Germany to Switzerland is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Bern from Ulm?

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

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • 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 safety rules to follow in Bern, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland 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 1/13/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Bern from Ulm.

How far is Ulm from Bern by train?

The Bern to Ulm train distance is approximately 154 miles (249 km).

What is the Bern to Ulm train travel time?

The train time between Bern and Ulm is on average 5 h 4 min  for the 154 miles (249 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Bern to Ulm by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Which train station from Bern to Ulm do I depart from? Which Ulm train station from Bern do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Bern to start your journey from including Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation, Bern, Bhf and Bern. In Ulm you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Ulm Hbf, Ulm-Söflingen and Ulm, ZOB Ost.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation   and arrive in Ulm Hbf.

Where is the departure train station in Bern located? Where is the arrival train station in Ulm located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation, which is located around 0.4 miles (671 m) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Ulm Hbf, located 0.4 miles (699 m) away from the city center.

Which train providers can get me from Bern to Ulm?

When taking a train from Bern to Ulm, you can count on Deutsche Bahn for the best way to get you to Ulm. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Ulm from Bern and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

How many train services are there between Bern and Ulm a day?

The average number of trains departing Bern for Ulm is 8 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bern
Ulm
Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation is the most popular Bern railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Bern for your trip to Ulm.