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Travel Information between Zurich and Ulm

distanceDistance97 miles (157 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • $29 (€26) • 4 h 14 min
carriersPopular travel companiesDeutsche Bahn

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

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Is international travel between Zurich, Switzerland and Ulm, Germany allowed?

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

Is international entry into Ulm from Zurich restricted?

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

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

  • 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 COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Ulm, Germany?

The government of Germany 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 5/26/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Zurich to Ulm closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on reentering Switzerland from Ulm, Germany due to the coronavirus pandemic?

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

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Switzerland from Germany?

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

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

Requirements for reentering Switzerland:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

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 5/23/22. 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 Zurich from Ulm.

How do I travel from Zurich to Ulm?

You can get from Zurich to Ulm by train.

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

The fastest way to travel between Zurich and Ulm is by train, which requires on average 4 h 14 min   of travel time.

What is the distance between Zurich and Ulm?

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

How many services a day are there to Ulm from Zurich?

The average frequency per day from Zurich to Ulm is:

  • 16 trains a day.

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

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

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

  • Trains mostly leave from Zürich HB and tend to arrive in Ulm Hbf.

Which travel operators can get me to Ulm from Zurich?

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

  • You can go to Ulm from Zurich by train with Deutsche Bahn. You'll see cheap train tickets for $29 (€26) with Deutsche Bahn from Zurich to Ulm on Omio.

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

Looking to extend your trip from Zurich to Ulm? Many Omio customers who go from Zurich to Ulm usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Munich, Berlin or Stuttgart. If you're looking to explore Munich, Berlin or Stuttgart from Ulm, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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

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

  • Train tickets cost on average $29 (€26) one way.

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

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