Zurich to Kempten train

Cheap train tickets from Zurich to Kempten

Showing times and prices for May 21

Cheapest

26

Average

42

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
07:37PMZurich9h48 05:25AMKempten
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261One-way
Deutsche Bahn
06:10PMZurich11h17 05:27AMKempten
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431One-way
Deutsche Bahn
12:05PMZurich4h13 04:18PMKempten
0 transfers
581One-way

Train schedule from Zurich to Kempten

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Deutsche Bahn
12:05PMZurich4h13 04:18PMKempten
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Deutsche Bahn
06:10PMZurich11h17 05:27AMKempten
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Deutsche Bahn
07:37PMZurich9h48 05:25AMKempten
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Fastest train times from Zurich to Kempten

Showing times and prices for May 21

Fastest Journey

4 h 13 m

Average

8 h 26 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

138 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Zurich for Kempten every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
12:05PMZurich4h13 04:18PMKempten
0 transfers
581One-way
Deutsche Bahn
07:37PMZurich9h48 05:25AMKempten
0 transfers
261One-way
Deutsche Bahn
06:10PMZurich11h17 05:27AMKempten
0 transfers
431One-way

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Overview: Train from Zurich to Kempten

distanceDistance86 miles (138 km)
durationAverage train duration10 h 26 min
priceAverage train ticket price$49 (€44)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Zurich to Kempten cover the 86 miles (138 km) long journey taking on average 10 h 26 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $49 (€44), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $48 (€43). Travelers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Kempten (Allgäu) Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Zurich to Kempten trains

Travel to Kempten from Zurich from $48 (€43) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular journey for you.

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 Zurich to Kempten train.

Deutsche Bahn from Zurich to Kempten train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 50 min
  • Average Price: $48
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 3 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Zurich to Kempten

Travel by train to Kempten 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 Kempten.
FAQs

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

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

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Germany from Zurich?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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?

When traveling in Germany, 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 5/18/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Zurich to Kempten before traveling.

Return travel from Germany to Switzerland is: Fully open.

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

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

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What are the safety rules to follow in Zurich, 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: Regional advice

Last checked on 5/9/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Zurich from Kempten.

Train tickets from Zurich to Kempten for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $48 (€43)  one way in the next 7 days.
The Zurich to Kempten train ticket price is on average $49 (€44)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next week.
The Zurich to Kempten train distance is approximately 86 miles (138 km).
On average the Zurich to Kempten train time is 10 h 26 min  covering the 86 miles (138 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

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

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

Passengers board their train most frequently from Zürich HB and travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Kempten (Allgäu) Hbf and need to travel approximately 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from the train station to the city center in Kempten.

For the best Zurich to Kempten train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Zurich and Kempten to compare what amenities they may offer.
On average, there are 3 trains a day from Zurich to Kempten. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the first train from Zurich to Kempten at 6: 05 AM. The last train from Zurich to Kempten that you can take departs at 7: 59 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Zurich to Kempten schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
The price of a one way train ticket from Zurich to Kempten is on average $49 (€44) if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets between Zurich and Kempten available a few months in advance.

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