Kempten to Zurich train

Cheap train tickets from Kempten to Zurich

Showing times and prices for May 23

Cheapest

45

Average

56

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Deutsche Bahn
10:35PMKempten8h30 07:05AMZurich
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Deutsche Bahn
01:43PMKempten4h12 05:55PMZurich
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581One-way
Deutsche Bahn
11:43AMKempten4h12 03:55PMZurich
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581One-way
Deutsche Bahn
03:43PMKempten4h12 07:55PMZurich
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581One-way
Deutsche Bahn
10:43AMKempten4h12 02:55PMZurich
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581One-way

Train schedule from Kempten to Zurich

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Deutsche Bahn
10:43AMKempten4h12 02:55PMZurich
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Deutsche Bahn
11:43AMKempten4h12 03:55PMZurich
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Deutsche Bahn
01:43PMKempten4h12 05:55PMZurich
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Deutsche Bahn
02:43PMKempten4h12 06:55PMZurich
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Deutsche Bahn
03:43PMKempten4h12 07:55PMZurich
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Deutsche Bahn
10:35PMKempten8h30 07:05AMZurich
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Fastest train times from Kempten to Zurich

Showing times and prices for May 23

Fastest Journey

4 h 12 m

Average

4 h 55 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

138 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Kempten for Zurich every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
01:43PMKempten4h12 05:55PMZurich
0 transfers
581One-way
Deutsche Bahn
11:43AMKempten4h12 03:55PMZurich
0 transfers
581One-way
Deutsche Bahn
03:43PMKempten4h12 07:55PMZurich
0 transfers
581One-way
Deutsche Bahn
10:43AMKempten4h12 02:55PMZurich
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581One-way
Deutsche Bahn
02:43PMKempten4h12 06:55PMZurich
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581One-way

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Overview: Train from Kempten to Zurich

distanceDistance86 miles (138 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 51 min
priceAverage train ticket price$62 (€55)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Kempten to Zurich cover the 86 miles (138 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 51 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $62 (€55), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $40 (€36). Travelers depart most frequently from Kempten (Allgäu) Hbf and arrive in Zürich HB.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Kempten to Zurich trains

For as little as $40 (€36) you can travel by train between Kempten and Zurich with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Kempten to Zurich train.

  • Average Price: $40



Deutsche Bahn trains from Kempten Allgaeu to Zurich

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Deutsche Bahn is the main railroad company in Germany. On average, about 40,000 train journeys are made in Germany every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types—make savings with offers such as the Sparpreis ticket or apply discount cards with the BahnCard. Check whether you can also use them on the DB route from Kempten Allgaeu to Zurich. You can find information on ticket cancelation in our Help Center.

DB has different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its railroads, which differ in terms of comfort and travel time. While restrooms, for example, are part of the standard equipment, other offers such as an on-board restaurant or Wi-Fi access are only available on certain trains. With Omio you can easily check the Deutsche Bahn timetable for your journey from Kempten Allgaeu to Zurich and book cheap DB tickets. More information on rail travel in Germany and Europe.


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Travel Tips: Trains from Kempten to Zurich

Travel by train 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 Kempten to Zurich.
FAQs

Travel between Kempten, Germany and Zurich, Switzerland by train is: Fully open.

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

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine 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: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 5/9/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Kempten and Zurich before traveling.

Return travel from Switzerland to Germany is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Kempten 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:

  • 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)

What are the safety rules to follow in Kempten, 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 5/21/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Kempten from Zurich.

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Kempten to Zurich to cost as little as $40 (€36)  in the next 7 days.
The train price to Zurich from Kempten is on average $62 (€55)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Zurich from Kempten by train to be approximately 86 miles (138 km).
The Kempten to Zurich train duration is on average 7 h 51 min, which is to be expected when traveling 86 miles (138 km) between Kempten and Zurich. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

Some of the Kempten train stations to Zurich you can start your journey from include Kempten (Allgäu) Hbf, Kempten (Allgäu) Ost and Kempten (Allgäu). Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Zurich include Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich Oerlikon.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Kempten (Allgäu) Hbf   and arriving in Zürich HB.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Kempten (Allgäu) Hbf and travel around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Zürich HB and need to travel approximately 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the train station to the city center in Zurich.

When taking a train from Kempten to Zurich, you can count on Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection for the best way to get you to Zurich. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Kempten to Zurich and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
On average, there are 10 trains a day from Kempten to Zurich. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train departing from Kempten to Zurich leaves at 5: 41 AM. The last train departing from Kempten to Zurich leaves at 10: 46 PM. You can find the latest Kempten to Zurich train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
If you buy the Kempten to Zurich train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $62 (€55). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Zurich from Kempten. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Kempten
Zurich
Kempten (Allgäu) Hbf is the most popular Kempten 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 Kempten for your trip to Zurich.

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