There are 6 ways to get from Bamberg to Zürich by train, plane, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, fly  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Bamberg to Nürnberg Hbf
  2. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Zurich (ZRH) NUE - ZRH

$84 - $302

5 alternative options

Train via München Hauptbahnhof Nord  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Bamberg to München Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Zürich HB (Carpark Sihlquai)

$132 - $215

Train  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Bamberg to Stuttgart Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Zürich HB Ic

$112 - $170

Train, bus  •  8 h

  1. Take the train from Bamberg to Schorndorf Ic
  2. Take the train from Schorndorf to Flughafen/Messe S2
  3. Take the bus from Stuttgart to Winterthur

Bus  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Bamberg, Bamberg train to Munich, Munich central bus station 029
  2. Take the bus from München ZOB to Zürich, Sihlquai/HB 1-Y

$143 - $212

Drive  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Bamberg to Zürich 282.8 miles

$55 - $90

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bamberg to Zürich is to drive which costs 50€ - 75€ and takes 4 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bamberg to Zürich is to train and fly which costs 70€ - 260€ and takes 3 h 29 min.

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The distance between Bamberg and Zürich is 330 km. The road distance is 452.5 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 29 min to get from Bamberg to Zürich, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bamberg to Zürich. However, there are services departing from Bamberg, Bamberg train and arriving at Zürich, Sihlquai/HB via München ZOB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bamberg to Zürich. However, there are services departing from Bamberg and arriving at Zürich HB via Stuttgart Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 49 min.

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What companies run services between Bamberg, Germany and Zürich, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Bamberg to Zürich via München Hbf, München Hauptbahnhof Nord, München Hackerbrücke, and München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) in around 6 h 41 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bamberg to Zürich via Munich, Munich central bus station and München ZOB in around 8 h 22 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from Nuremberg to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Nuremberg to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bamberg to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bamberg to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Zürich HB (Carpark Sihlquai)
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bamberg to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bamberg to Schorndorf
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Phone
0711 19449
Website
vvs.de
Train from Schorndorf to Flughafen/Messe
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
vvs.de
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Stuttgart to Winterthur
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bamberg, Bamberg train to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from München ZOB to Zürich, Sihlquai/HB
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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