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Travel Information from Ulm to Zurich

distanceDistance97 miles (157 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • $29 (€24) • 3 h 34 min
carriersPopular travel companiesDeutsche Bahn

Travel 97 miles (157 km) by train to Zurich from Ulm. Deutsche Bahn is the main travel company operating this journey. Travelers can even take a direct from Ulm to Zurich.

Travel Tips: Travel from Ulm to Zurich

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What are the international travel restrictions for Switzerland due to COVID-19 if I’m traveling from Ulm to Zurich?

Travel from Ulm, Germany to Zurich, Switzerland is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Zurich from Ulm restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Zurich, Switzerland from Ulm?

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 1/13/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Zurich from Ulm closer to your planned date of departure here.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Germany from Zurich, Switzerland?

Return travel to Ulm, 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 and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

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 Ulm, Germany was last verified on 1/16/22. 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 Ulm from Zurich.

How do I reach Zurich from Ulm?

Travel from Ulm to Zurich by taking a train.

What is the fastest way to get from Ulm to Zurich?

Going by train is the quickest way from Ulm to Zurich with an average travel time of 3 h 34 min.

What is the distance from Ulm to Zurich?

Zurich is approximately 97 miles (157 km) away from Ulm.

How many services a day are there between Ulm and Zurich?

The average frequency per day from Ulm to Zurich is:

  • Around 8 trains per day.

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

When traveling between Ulm and Zurich, where do I depart from Ulm and where do I arrive in Zurich?

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

  • Trains mostly depart from Ulm Hbf and arrive in Zürich HB.

Who can get me from Ulm to Zurich?

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

  • 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 Ulm to Zurich for $29 (€24).

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Ulm to Zurich?

Looking to extend your trip from Ulm to Zurich? Many Omio customers who go from Ulm 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.

How far in advance should I book my Ulm to Zurich one way ticket online to get the best deals?

Before traveling from Ulm 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 $29 (€24) one way on average for this journey.

But we recommend booking Ulm 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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