How to travel from Mönchengladbach to Zurich

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Travel Information to Zurich from Mönchengladbach

distanceDistance280 miles (451 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$38 - $411
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $38 (€35) • 10 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $86 (€80) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 280 miles (451 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train between Mönchengladbach and Zurich. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $38 (€35). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Mönchengladbach to Zurich.

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Travel between Mönchengladbach, Germany and Zurich, Switzerland is: Fully open.

Can travelers from Germany enter Switzerland?

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

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

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 8/3/22. 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 between Mönchengladbach and Zurich.

The restriction level for your return to Mönchengladbach, Germany from Switzerland is: Fully open.

Is my journey back to Mönchengladbach from Zurich restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into Germany:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Mönchengladbach, 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 8/8/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Mönchengladbach from Zurich closer to your date of departure here.

You can travel to Zurich from Mönchengladbach 4 different ways: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to travel from Mönchengladbach to Zurich is by taking a bus with an average price of $38 (€35).

This is compared to other travel options to Zurich:

Taking a bus is usually $49 (€45) less than taking a flight to Zurich, which costs on average $86 (€80) for the same trip.

Taking a bus is about $374 (€346) less than taking a ferry, which costs on average $411 (€381) for this journey.

A bus is generally $11 (€10) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $48 (€45) from Mönchengladbach to Zurich.

The quickest way to travel between Mönchengladbach and Zurich is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 10 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 10 h 25 min.

In comparison, going by ferry can take 0 h 0 min   on average.

In comparison, getting to Zurich by train can take on average 6 h 19 min.

Zurich is approximately 280 miles (451 km) away from Mönchengladbach.

The average frequency per day from Mönchengladbach to Zurich is:

  • 1 train per day.

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

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

  • Buses from Mönchengladbach to Zurich most often leave from Mönchengladbach and arrive in Zürich, Sihlquai Bus Terminal (Carparkplatz Sihlquai).
  • Trains mostly depart from Mönchengladbach Hbf and arrive in Zürich HB.

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

  • Flixbus can take you to Zurich by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Mönchengladbach to Zurich for $38 (€35).
  • Travel with Eurowings for flights to Zurich. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Eurowings Mönchengladbach to Zurich tickets on Omio for $86 (€80).
  • 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 Mönchengladbach to Zurich for $48 (€45).
Looking to extend your trip from Mönchengladbach to Zurich? Many Omio customers who go from Mönchengladbach to Zurich usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Milan or Munich. If you're looking to explore Paris, Milan or Munich from Zurich, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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

  • A bus ticket for this journey costs on average $38 (€35) one way.
  • A plane ticket for this route is costing $86 (€80) one way on average.
  • A ferry ticket for this trip is costing $411 (€381) one way on average.
  • A train ticket costs $48 (€45) one way on average for this journey.

But we recommend booking Mönchengladbach 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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