How to travel from Zurich to Bamberg

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Travel Information to Bamberg from Zurich

distanceDistance205 miles (330 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$36 - $192
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $36 (€32) • 7 h 7 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $192 (€168) • 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Austrian Airlines or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 205 miles (330 km) between Zurich and Bamberg. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 55 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $36 (€32). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, Austrian Airlines or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Zurich to Bamberg.

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

Can travelers from Switzerland enter Germany?

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

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

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

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

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

This information was last checked on 1/24/23. 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 to Bamberg from Zurich.

Return travel to Zurich, Switzerland from Germany is: Unrestricted.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Switzerland from Germany?

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

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

Requirements for reentering Switzerland:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

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

  • Social distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The above information about your return travel to Zurich, Switzerland was last verified on 1/24/23. 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 Zurich from Bamberg.

There are 4 ways that you can travel from Zurich to Bamberg. You can take a bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to travel to Bamberg from Zurich is by taking a train with an average price of $36 (€32).

This is compared to other travel options to Bamberg:

A train is $6 (€5) less than a bus for this journey with tickets for a bus from Zurich to Bamberg costing on average $42 (€37).

A train is $156 (€136) less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Zurich to Bamberg costing on average $192 (€168).

The fastest way from Zurich to Bamberg is by flight with an average journey time of 55 min.

There are alternative travel options to Bamberg that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Bamberg by bus can take on average 10 h 20 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 7 h 7 min   on average.

The distance is approximately 205 miles (330 km) from Zurich to Bamberg.

The average frequency per day from Zurich to Bamberg is:

  • 1 bus per day.
  • 4 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Zurich and Bamberg 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 from Zurich to Bamberg:

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

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Zurich to Bamberg:

  • You can travel from Zurich to Bamberg by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $42 (€37) with Flixbus from Zurich to Bamberg.
  • You can travel by plane to Bamberg from Zurich with Austrian Airlines, and you can find Austrian Airlines Zurich to Bamberg tickets for $192 (€168) on Omio.
  • You can travel by train between Zurich and Bamberg with Deutsche Bahn, and you can find Deutsche Bahn Zurich to Bamberg tickets for $36 (€32) on Omio.
Your trip from Zurich to Bamberg doesn't have to end in Bamberg. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Nuremberg, Berlin or Munich. If you’d like to add Nuremberg, Berlin or Munich to your Zurich to Bamberg tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Bamberg today!

Before traveling from Zurich to Bamberg, 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 trip is costing $42 (€37) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket for this journey costs on average $192 (€168) one way.
  • A train ticket for this trip costs on average $36 (€32) one way.

But we recommend booking Zurich to Bamberg 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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