Ulm to Zurich by train
Travelling from Ulm to Zurich by train
Fast trains from Ulm to Zurich take around 2 hours and 50 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 156 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Ulm and Zurich.
1. Are there direct trains from Ulm to Zurich?
Journeys between Ulm and Zurich usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 29 departures on the route from Ulm to Zurich every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 26 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Ulm to Zurich?
The Ulm to Zurich train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 50 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Ulm to Zurich train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Zurich is usually scheduled to depart Ulm around 04:40 and the last train is around 23:25.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Ulm to Zurich train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Ulm to Zurich are $23.18.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $23 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $25. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Ulm to Zurich train tickets?
Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 6 months in advance.
If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Ulm to Zurich by train.
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Which train companies operate between Ulm and Zurich?
More than one train company operates on the route from Ulm to Zurich, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Bayerische Oberlandbahn
- Intercity-Express (ICE)
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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