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There are 8 ways to get from Menton to Tengen by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Lugano

  1. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Milano Centrale
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Lugano
  3. Take the train from Lugano to Zuerich Hb
  4. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Singen(Hohentwiel)

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Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Nice Airport to Zurich Bus Station
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Singen(Hohentwiel)

Train

  1. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Genova P.Za Principe
  2. Take the train from Genova P.Za Principe to Zuerich Hb
  3. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Singen(Hohentwiel)

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Menton to Genova Piazza della Vittoria
  2. Take the bus from Genoa - P.zza della Vittoria to Vercelli - Autostazione
  3. Take the bus from Vercelli Corso Giovanni Gastaldi to Singen Hohentwielstadion

Drive

  1. Drive from Menton to Tengen

Fly to Strasbourg, drive

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Strasbourg (SXB)
  2. Drive from Strasbourg to Tengen

Train, fly to Zurich, bus

  1. Take the train from Menton to Nice Ville
  2. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Zurich (ZRH)
  3. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Singen(Hohentwiel)
  4. Take the bus from Engen Bahnhof to Tengen Dorf/Ludwig-Gerer-Str.

Train, fly to Basel, bus

  1. Take the train from Menton to Nice Ville
  2. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Basel (BSL)
  3. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Singen
  4. Take the bus from Engen Bahnhof to Tengen Dorf/Ludwig-Gerer-Str.
France → Germany
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  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
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Rules to follow in Germany

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Germany from France.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Tengen is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Tengen is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Tengen is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

No, but conditions apply when returning to France from Germany.

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Last updated: 25 Jan 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Menton to Tengen is to bus which costs €60 - €110 and takes 14h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Menton to Tengen is to fly and drive which costs €80 - €310 and takes 5h 34m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Menton to Tengen. However, there are services departing from Menton and arriving at Tengen Dorf/Ludwig-Gerer-Str. via Genoa - P.zza della Vittoria, Vercelli Corso Giovanni Gastaldi, Singen Hohentwielstadion and Singen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 16m.

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The distance between Menton and Tengen is 459 km. The road distance is 640.7 km.

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The best way to get from Menton to Tengen without a car is to train via Lugano which takes 11h 30m and costs €90 - €270.

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It takes approximately 11h 30m to get from Menton to Tengen, including transfers.

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Menton to Tengen bus services, operated by Lirosi Linee, depart from Menton station.

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The best way to get from Menton to Tengen is to train via Lugano which takes 11h 30m and costs €90 - €270. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €60 - €110 and takes 14h 16m.

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The quickest flight from Nice Airport to Strasbourg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Menton to Tengen bus services, operated by Marino Autolinee, arrive at Singen Hohentwielstadion station.

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Map of how to get from Menton to Tengen.
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  • Distance: 458.7 km
  • Duration: 11h 30m

What companies run services between Menton, France and Tengen, Germany?

You can take a train from Menton to Tengen via Ventimiglia, Milano Centrale, Lugano, Zuerich Hb, Singen(Hohentwiel), and Singen in around 11h 30m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Menton to Tengen via Genoa - P.zza della Vittoria, Vercelli Corso Giovanni Gastaldi, Singen Hohentwielstadion, and Singen in around 14h 16m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Nice to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€130 - €550
Flights from Nice to Strasbourg via Lyon
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nice to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €410
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nice to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €140
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Nice to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€55 - €310
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Ventimiglia to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€17 - €25
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€17 - €25
Train from Ventimiglia to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€10 - €14
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€10 - €14
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Ventimiglia to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€22 - €75
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€22 - €35
Base Standard
€40 - €60
Base Premium
€50 - €75
Train from Ventimiglia to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€14 - €55
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€14 - €19
Base Standard
€30 - €40
Base Premium
€35 - €55
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Ventimiglia to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€19 - €40
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€34 - €37
Train from Ventimiglia to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €20
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€18 - €20
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Milano Centrale to Lugano
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€28 - €50
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lugano to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€45 - €85
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zuerich Hb to Singen(Hohentwiel)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€17 - €35
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Trenitalia EuroCity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Lugano
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€24 - €65
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
€24 - €35
1st Class
€45 - €65
Train from Lugano to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €70
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
€30 - €45
1st Class
€50 - €70
Train from Genova P.Za Principe to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€80 - €190
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
€80 - €110
1st Class
€140 - €190
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Menton to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€5 - €16
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€5 - €8
Rail 1st Class
€11 - €16
DB ZugBus RAB GmbH
Website
zugbus-rab.de
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Singen
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
DB ZugBus RAB
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 311682904
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Singen(Hohentwiel)
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€18 - €26
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Bus operators
Grouppo Stat
Phone
+39 0142 781660
Email
statcasale@statcasale.com
Website
gruppostat.com
Bus from Genoa - P.zza della Vittoria to Vercelli - Autostazione
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€19 - €40
Website
Grouppo Stat
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Vercelli Corso Giovanni Gastaldi to Singen Hohentwielstadion
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€30 - €50
Website
Marino Autolinee
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nice Airport to Zurich Bus Station
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€29 - €35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Landkreis Konstanz
Phone
07732 82399-0
Email
info@vhb-info.de
Website
vhb-info.de
Bus from Engen Bahnhof to Tengen Dorf/Ludwig-Gerer-Str.
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
Landkreis Konstanz
Stadtverkehr Singen
Email
stw@singen.de
Website
stadtwerke-singen.de
Bus from Engen to Tengen Dorf/Ludwig-Gerer-Str.
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
Stadtverkehr Singen
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Engen to Tengen, Dorf/Ludwig-Gerer-Str.
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Website
Swiss PostAuto
Schedules at
SBB

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