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from Freiburg im Breisgau to Zurich

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Travel Information to Zurich from Freiburg im Breisgau

distanceDistance54 miles (87 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$12 - $25
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $12 (€10) • 2 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $25 (€20) • 1 h 44 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 54 miles (87 km) by bus or train between Freiburg im Breisgau and Zurich. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 44 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $12 (€10). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Freiburg im Breisgau to Zurich.

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Am I allowed to travel from Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany to Zurich, Switzerland?

Travel between Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany and Zurich, Switzerland is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Germany enter Switzerland?

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

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Zurich from Freiburg im Breisgau?

Conditions of entry into Switzerland:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before boarding for all arrivals by air
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health declaration required

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

This information was last checked on 7/21/21. 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 Freiburg im Breisgau to Zurich.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany from Zurich, Switzerland?

Return travel to Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany from Switzerland is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Germany from Switzerland?

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

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Germany from Switzerland?

Requirements for reentering Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Germany?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Germany to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany was last verified on 7/24/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Freiburg im Breisgau from Zurich.

How do I travel from Freiburg im Breisgau to Zurich?

There are 2 ways to travel from Freiburg im Breisgau to Zurich including taking a bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Freiburg im Breisgau to Zurich?

The cheapest way to travel to Zurich from Freiburg im Breisgau is by taking a bus with an average price of $12 (€10).

This is compared to other travel options to Zurich:

A bus is $12 (€10) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Freiburg im Breisgau to Zurich costing on average $25 (€20).

What is the fastest way to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Zurich?

The quickest way to travel between Freiburg im Breisgau and Zurich is by train, which takes on average 1 h 44 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Zurich by bus can take on average 2 h 10 min.

How many miles from Freiburg im Breisgau to Zurich would I travel?

The Freiburg im Breisgau to Zurich distance is around 54 miles (87 km).

Where do I depart from Freiburg im Breisgau? Where do I arrive in Zurich?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Freiburg im Breisgau to Zurich:

  • Trains mostly depart from Freiburg im Breisgau, Hauptbhf/ZOB and arrive in Zürich HB.
Which travel companies can get me from Freiburg im Breisgau to Zurich?

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

  • Travel with Flixbus for buses to Zurich. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Freiburg im Breisgau to Zurich tickets on Omio for $12 (€10).
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn for trains to Zurich. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Deutsche Bahn Freiburg im Breisgau to Zurich tickets on Omio for $25 (€20).
What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Freiburg im Breisgau to Zurich?
Many of our customers traveling from Freiburg im Breisgau to Zurich don't make Zurich their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Zurich are Paris, Milan or Munich, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Zurich to any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I buy tickets to Zurich from Freiburg im Breisgau online to get the best deals?

Before traveling from Freiburg im Breisgau to Zurich, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this journey costs on average $12 (€10) one way.
  • A train ticket costs $25 (€20) one way on average for this route.

But we recommend booking Freiburg im Breisgau to Zurich tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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Freiburg im Breisgau
Zurich
Freiburg im Breisgau
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