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Train Information to Wuppertal from Zurich

distanceDistance276 miles (445 km)
durationAverage train duration13 h 4 min
priceAverage train ticket price$151 (€123)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Zurich to Wuppertal cover the 276 miles (445 km) long trip taking on average 13 h 4 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $45 (€37), but the average price of train tickets is $151 (€123). Travelers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Wuppertal Hbf.

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Train from Zurich to Wuppertal with Deutsche Bahn

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Zurich to Wuppertal from $45 (€37) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable route.

Deutsche Bahn

Germany's largest train company Deutsche Bahn (DB) offers excellent services within Germany and internationally, including a journey between Zurich and Wuppertal. Find DB train times and tickets for your 276 miles (445 km) journey between Zurich and Wuppertal with the best deals on Omio. Choose from ticket types including the Super Saver, Saver and Flexible fares if you’re looking for the most affordable train between Zurich and Wuppertal. DB also offers discount cards, such as the Bahncard, 25, 50 and 100, which you can use on Omio.

Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its levels of efficiency and comfort with its range of train types. These include the high-speed InterCity Express (ICE), the national express Intercity (IC) and international express Eurocity (EC), and local Regional Express (RE) and Regional (RB) trains. These types of trains differ in terms of the comfort and time needed to travel. For example, bathrooms are standard services on these trains, but other amenities like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi access are only available on certain trains.

Deutsche Bahn's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your train between Zurich and Wuppertal are the following:

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

Travel Tips

Trains from Zurich to Wuppertal
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FAQs
Is travel by train currently allowed from Zurich, Switzerland to Wuppertal, Germany?

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

Can I enter Germany from Switzerland?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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 Wuppertal, Germany?

All travelers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 10/27/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Wuppertal from Zurich as this information can change.

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

The restriction level for your return train to Zurich, Switzerland from Wuppertal is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Zurich from Wuppertal restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 10/23/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Zurich from Wuppertal closer to your date of departure here here.

How much does a cheap train between Zurich and Wuppertal cost?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Wuppertal from Zurich for as low as $45 (€37)  for the next 7 days.
How much is the train from Zurich to Wuppertal on average?
If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Zurich to Wuppertal train price to come in at an average of $151 (€123)  one way.
How far is Zurich to Wuppertal by train?
You should expect to travel around 276 miles (445 km)  to Wuppertal from Zurich by train.
How long is the train ride to Wuppertal from Zurich?
The train time to Wuppertal from Zurich is on average 13 h 4 min  for the 276 miles (445 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Zurich and Wuppertal by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What station does the train from Zurich to Wuppertal depart from? Which Wuppertal train station do I come into from Zurich?

When taking the train to Wuppertal from Zurich, you can choose to depart from train stations like Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich, Central Bus Station. Your trip can end in train stations such as Wuppertal Hbf, Wuppertal-Oberbarmen and Wuppertal-Barmen.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Zürich HB   and arrive in Wuppertal Hbf.

Where is the train station in Zurich to go to Wuppertal? Where is the train station in Wuppertal located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Zürich HB, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at Wuppertal Hbf, located 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city center.

What train providers offer a service from Zurich to Wuppertal?
If you're looking for trains from Zurich to Wuppertal, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn to get you to Wuppertal. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Zurich to Wuppertal route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many trains per day are there from Zurich to Wuppertal?
The average number of trains departing Zurich for Wuppertal is 5 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When can I take the first train from Zurich to Wuppertal? When can I take the last train for the day?
The earliest train departing from Zurich to Wuppertal leaves at 8: 32 PM. The last train departing from Zurich to Wuppertal leaves at 8: 32 PM. You can find the latest Zurich to Wuppertal train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How early should I buy Zurich to Wuppertal train tickets to get the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Zurich to Wuppertal is on average $151 (€123) 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 route. In general, you can find train tickets from Zurich to Wuppertal available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Zurich
Wuppertal
Zürich HB is the most popular Zurich 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 Zurich for your trip to Wuppertal.

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