How to travel from Kempten to Zurich

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Travel Information from Kempten to Zurich

distanceDistance86 miles (138 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • $65 (€58) • 3 h 53 min
carriersPopular travel companiesDeutsche Bahn

Travel 86 miles (138 km) by train from Kempten to Zurich. Deutsche Bahn is the main travel company operating this journey. Travelers can even take a direct from Kempten to Zurich.

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FAQs

International travel from Kempten, Germany to Zurich, Switzerland is: Fully open.

Can I enter Switzerland if coming from Germany?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Zurich if traveling from Kempten?

Conditions of entry:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What measures do I need to follow in Zurich, Switzerland due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Switzerland must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 5/9/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip between Kempten and Zurich.

Return travel to Kempten, 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:

  • 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 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 Kempten, Germany was last verified on 5/21/22. 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 Kempten from Zurich.

You can go from Kempten to Zurich by train.

The fastest way to travel from Kempten to Zurich is by train, which requires on average 3 h 53 min   of travel time.

Zurich is approximately 86 miles (138 km) away from Kempten.

The average frequency per day from Kempten to Zurich is:

  • Around 10 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Kempten and Zurich as scheduled services by train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Kempten to Zurich:

  • Trains mostly leave from Kempten (Allgäu) Hbf and tend to arrive in Zürich HB.

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

  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn to go to Zurich by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn Kempten to Zurich tickets on Omio for $65 (€58).
Your trip from Kempten 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 Kempten to Zurich tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Zurich today!

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

  • A train ticket costs $65 (€58) one way on average for this route.

But we recommend booking Kempten 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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