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There are 4 ways to get from Oberstdorf to Wasserauen (Station) by train, bus, night bus or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Immenstadt to Lindau-Reutin
  2. Take the train from St. Margrethen SG to Herisau
  3. Take the train from Herisau to Wasserauen

Line 46 bus, line 41 bus, line 50 bus, train

  1. Take the line 46 bus from Oberstdorf, Busbf to Hittisau
  2. Take the line 41 bus from Hittisau Heideggen to Dornbirn, Bahnhof
  3. Take the line 50 bus from Dornbirn Bahnhof to Gaißau Kesslerplatz
  4. Take the train from Rheineck to Herisau
  5. Take the train from Herisau to Wasserauen

Line 46 bus, night bus, line 23 bus

  1. Take the line 46 bus from Oberstdorf to Hittisau Gemeindehaus
  2. Take the night bus from St. Margrethen SG to Herisau
  3. Take the line 23 bus from Herisau, Bahnhof to Wasserauen, Bahnhof

Drive

  1. Drive from Oberstdorf to Wasserauen (Station)
Germany → Switzerland
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International entry into Switzerland from Germany

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Switzerland from Germany

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Germany
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Angola, Australia, Belgium, Botswana, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, Eswatini, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Netherlands, Nigeria, Portugal, South Africa, United Kingdom, Zambia and Zimbabwe
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Tests performed on days 4 and 7 of quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Angola, Australia, Belgium, Botswana, Canada, Denmark, Egypt, Eswatini, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Netherlands, Nigeria, Portugal, South Africa, United Kingdom, Zambia and Zimbabwe
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Angola, Australia, Belgium, Botswana, Canada, Denmark, Egypt, Eswatini, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Netherlands, Nigeria, Portugal, South Africa, United Kingdom, Zambia and Zimbabwe
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, Georgia, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, United States and Vatican
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Faroe Islands, Georgia, Moldova, Monaco, Morocco, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Panama, San Marino, Serbia, Turkey, Ukraine and Vatican with the exception of Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark and Netherlands

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Rules to follow in Switzerland

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Germany

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Switzerland from Germany.

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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
  • Regional restriction measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Wasserauen (Station) is 0041 58 463 00 00.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Wasserauen (Station) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Wasserauen (Station) is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0041 58 463 00 00.

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

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 29 Nov 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Swiss Federal Office of Public Health.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Oberstdorf to Wasserauen (Station) is to drive which costs €11 - €16 and takes 1h 32m.

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The quickest way to get from Oberstdorf to Wasserauen (Station) is to drive which costs €11 - €16 and takes 1h 32m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Oberstdorf to Wasserauen (Station). However, there are services departing from Oberstdorf and arriving at Wasserauen, Bahnhof via Hittisau Gemeindeamt, Dornbirn Bahnhof, St. Margrethen SG and Herisau, Bahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 24m.

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No, there is no direct train from Oberstdorf to Wasserauen (Station). However, there are services departing from Oberstdorf and arriving at Wasserauen via Immenstadt, Lindau-Reutin, St. Margrethen SG and Herisau. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 16m.

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The distance between Oberstdorf and Wasserauen (Station) is 66 km. The road distance is 95.2 km.

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The best way to get from Oberstdorf to Wasserauen (Station) without a car is to train which takes 5h 16m and costs .

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It takes approximately 5h 16m to get from Oberstdorf to Wasserauen (Station), including transfers.

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Oberstdorf to Wasserauen (Station) bus services, operated by Regionalverkehr Oberbayern GmbH, depart from Oberstdorf station.

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Oberstdorf to Wasserauen (Station) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Immenstadt station.

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Oberstdorf to Wasserauen (Station) bus services, operated by Regiobus Gossau SG, arrive at Wasserauen, Bahnhof station.

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Map of how to get from Oberstdorf to Wasserauen (Station).
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  • Distance: 65.5 km
  • Duration: 5h 16m

What companies run services between Oberstdorf, Germany and Wasserauen (Station), Switzerland?

You can take a train from Oberstdorf to Wasserauen (Station) via Immenstadt, Lindau-Reutin, St. Margrethen SG, and Herisau in around 5h 16m.

Train operators
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 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Immenstadt to Lindau-Reutin
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 12 - SFr 17
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Südostbahn
Phone
+41 58 580 70 70
Email
info@sob.ch
Website
sob.ch
Train from St. Margrethen SG to Herisau
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Südostbahn
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Rheineck to Herisau
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Südostbahn
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Thurbo
Phone
+41 71 554 00 00
Website
thurbo.ch
Train from St. Margrethen SG to Herisau
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 6 - SFr 9
Website
Thurbo
Schedules at
SBB
Train from Rheineck to Herisau
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 6 - SFr 8
Website
Thurbo
Schedules at
SBB
Appenzeller Bahnen
Website
appenzellerbahnen.ch
Train from Herisau to Wasserauen
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
appenzellerbahnen.ch
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Regionalverkehr Oberbayern GmbH
Phone
+49 89 55164-0
Email
auskunft@rvo-bus.de
Website
dbregiobus-bayern.de
Bus from Oberstdorf, Busbf to Hittisau
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
Regionalverkehr Oberbayern GmbH
Bus from Oberstdorf to Hittisau Gemeindehaus
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
Regionalverkehr Oberbayern GmbH
Landbus Bregenzerwald
Phone
+43 5512 26 000
Email
regio@regiobregenzerwald.at
Website
regiobregenzerwald.at
Bus from Hittisau Heideggen to Dornbirn, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
vmobil.at
Landbus Unterland
Phone
+43 5572 32300
Email
office@landbusunterland.at
Website
landbusunterland.at
Bus from Dornbirn Bahnhof to Gaißau Kesslerplatz
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
landbusunterland.at
Swiss PostAuto
Regiobus Gossau SG
Phone
+41 71 385 66 20
Website
regiobus.ch
Bus from Herisau, Bahnhof to Wasserauen, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Regiobus Gossau SG

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Oberstdorf to Wasserauen (Station) train services, operated by Appenzeller Bahnen, arrive at Wasserauen station.

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