How to travel from Bochum to Zurich

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Travel Information between Bochum and Zurich

distanceDistance290 miles (467 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$49 - $232
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $49 (€46) • 14 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $232 (€220) • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 290 miles (467 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train to Zurich from Bochum. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Bochum to Zurich.

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Travel between Bochum, Germany and Zurich, Switzerland is: Unrestricted.

Can travelers from Germany enter Switzerland?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Zurich from Bochum?

Conditions of entry into Switzerland:

  • There are no current restrictions

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Zurich, Switzerland?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Switzerland has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

This information was last checked on 11/6/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Bochum to Zurich.

The restriction level for your return to Bochum, Germany from Switzerland is: Unrestricted.

Is my journey back to Bochum from Zurich restricted?

Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Bochum from Zurich?

Conditions of reentry into Germany:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Bochum, Germany?

You should observe these safety measures in Germany as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Germany was last checked on 11/6/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Bochum from Zurich closer to your date of departure here.

There are 4 ways to get from Bochum to Zurich: bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to go to Zurich from Bochum is by taking a bus, which costs on average $49 (€46).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Zurich:

A bus is generally $165 (€156) less than a ferry for the same route. Taking a ferry costs on average $213 (€202) from Bochum to Zurich.

Taking a bus is about $184 (€174) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $232 (€220) for this trip.

A bus is $38 (€36) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Bochum to Zurich costing on average $86 (€82).

The fastest way to get to Zurich from Bochum is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 5 min.

Other travel options to Zurich can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Zurich by bus can take on average 14 h 35 min.

In comparison, getting to Zurich by ferry can take on average 0 h 0 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 7 h 8 min   of travel time.

Zurich is approximately 290 miles (467 km) away from Bochum.

The average frequency per day from Bochum to Zurich is:

  • 2 buses a day.
  • 7 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Bochum to Zurich as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Bochum to Zurich:

  • Most travelers take a bus from Bochum, Hbf to Zürich, Sihlquai Bus Terminal (Carparkplatz Sihlquai).
  • Most travelers catch their train from Bochum Hbf and arrive in Zürich HB.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Bochum to Zurich, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Flixbus can get you to Zurich by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Flixbus from Bochum to Zurich for $49 (€46) on Omio.
  • Eurowings can get you to Zurich by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Eurowings from Bochum to Zurich for $232 (€220) on Omio.
  • Deutsche Bahn can take you to Zurich by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Deutsche Bahn from Bochum to Zurich for $86 (€82).
Your trip from Bochum to Zurich doesn't have to end in Zurich. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Milan or Munich. If you’d like to add Paris, Milan or Munich to your Bochum to Zurich tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Zurich today!

When planning your trip from Bochum to Zurich, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing $49 (€46) one way on average.
  • Ferry tickets cost $213 (€202) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost on average $232 (€220) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $86 (€82) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Bochum to Zurich online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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