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from Zurich to Bregenz

You can get from Zurich to Bregenz by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Zurich to Bregenz on Jan 27 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

11:00AMZurich1h00 12:00PMBregenz
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07:30PMZurich1h20 08:50PMBregenz
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Travel Information between Zurich and Bregenz

distanceDistance56 miles (91 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • $42 (€35) • 1 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesÖBB

Take a train to travel 56 miles (91 km) from Zurich to Bregenz. ÖBB is the main travel company operating this trip. Travelers can even take a direct from Zurich to Bregenz.

Travel Tips: Travel from Zurich to Bregenz

Travel to Bregenz easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Zurich to Bregenz.

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

International travel from Zurich, Switzerland to Bregenz, Austria is: Partially open.

Can I enter Austria if coming from Switzerland?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Travellers vaccinated with the booster shot (3rd dose) are exempt from providing a COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers who are vaccinated with a booster shot (3rd dose) are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)

What measures do I need to follow in Bregenz, Austria due to the pandemic?

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

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 1/25/22; 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 Zurich and Bregenz.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Zurich, Switzerland from Bregenz, Austria due to COVID-19?

The current restriction level for returning to Zurich, Switzerland from Austria is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Zurich, Switzerland from Bregenz, Austria?

Reentering Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Zurich from Bregenz?

  • 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

Which rules do I need to follow in Zurich, Switzerland regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Switzerland must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 1/20/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Zurich from Bregenz here.

How do I go from Zurich to Bregenz?

You can go from Zurich to Bregenz by train.

What is the quickest way to get from Zurich to Bregenz?

The fastest way to travel to Bregenz from Zurich is by train, which requires on average 1 h 40 min   of travel time.

What is the distance from Zurich to Bregenz?

Bregenz is approximately 56 miles (91 km) away from Zurich.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Zurich to Bregenz?

The average frequency per day from Zurich to Bregenz is:

  • 16 trains a day.

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

When traveling from Zurich to Bregenz, where do I depart from Zurich and where do I arrive in Bregenz?

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

  • Trains mostly depart from Zürich HB and arrive in Bregenz, Busbahnhof.

Who can get me from Zurich to Bregenz?

Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with between Zurich and Bregenz:

  • You can take a train from Zurich to Bregenz with ÖBB. Cheap tickets can be found for $42 (€35) with ÖBB from Zurich to Bregenz.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Zurich to Bregenz?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Zurich to Bregenz often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Vienna, Munich or Lindau (Bodensee). If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Zurich and Bregenz itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Bregenz and any of these top destinations today!

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

When planning your trip from Zurich to Bregenz, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Train tickets are costing on average $42 (€35) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Zurich to Bregenz online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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