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There are 6 ways to get from Tengen to Zurich Airport (ZRH) by bus, train, car or towncar

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Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Tengen Dorf/Ludwig-Gerer-Str. to Engen Schillerstraße
  2. Take the train from Singen to Zürich HB

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Tengen Dorf/Ludwig-Gerer-Str. to Singen
  2. Take the bus from Singen Station to Winterthur Station

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Bus, train via Schaffhausen

  1. Take the bus from Tengen Dorf/Ludwig-Gerer-Str. to Singen
  2. Take the train from Schaffhausen to Zürich Flughafen

Bus, train via Winterthur

  1. Take the bus from Tengen Dorf/Ludwig-Gerer-Str. to Singen
  2. Take the bus from Singen Bahnhof - ZOB to Stein am Rhein Bf
  3. Take the train from Stein am Rhein to Winterthur

Drive

  1. Drive from Tengen to Zurich Airport (ZRH)

Towncar

  1. Take a town car from Tengen to Zurich Airport

Tengen to Zurich Airport (ZRH) by bus and train

The journey time between Tengen and Zurich Airport (ZRH) is around 2h 8m and covers a distance of around 105 km. This includes an average layover time of around 32 min. Operated by Landkreis Konstanz, Stadtverkehr Singen, Swiss PostAuto and others, the Tengen to Zurich Airport (ZRH) service departs from Tengen Dorf/Ludwig-Gerer-Str. and arrives in Zürich Flughafen. Typically 202 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

202 Weekly Services
2h 8m Average Duration
SFr 49 Cheapest Price
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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

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
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  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • 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

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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

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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 Zurich Airport (ZRH) is 0041 58 463 00 00.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Zurich Airport (ZRH) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Zurich Airport (ZRH) 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.

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Last updated: 20 Jan 2022
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Swiss Federal Office of Public Health.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tengen to Zurich Airport (ZRH) is to drive which costs €8 - €12 and takes 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tengen to Zurich Airport (ZRH) is to drive which costs €8 - €12 and takes 51 min.

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It is 42 km from Tengen to Zurich Airport (ZRH). It is approximately 70.3 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Tengen to Zurich Airport (ZRH) without a car is to bus and train which takes 2h 8m and costs €45 - €130.

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It takes approximately 2h 8m to get from Tengen to Zurich Airport (ZRH), including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tengen to Zurich Airport (ZRH) is 70 km. It takes approximately 51 min to drive from Tengen to Zurich Airport (ZRH).

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There are 250+ hotels available in Zurich Airport (ZRH). Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Tengen to Zurich Airport (ZRH).
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  • Distance: 42 km
  • Duration: 2h 8m

What companies run services between Tengen, Germany and Zurich Airport (ZRH), Switzerland?

You can take a bus from Tengen to Zurich Airport (ZRH) via Singen Station, Winterthur Station, and Winterthur in around 3h 42m.

Train operators
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 Singen to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 26 - SFr 50
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Schaffhausen to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 22 - SFr 40
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Singen(Hohentwiel) to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 55
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Thurbo
Phone
+41 71 554 00 00
Website
thurbo.ch
Train from Stein am Rhein to Winterthur
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 6 - SFr 9
Website
Thurbo
Schedules at
SBB
Bus operators
Landkreis Konstanz
Phone
07732 82399-0
Email
info@vhb-info.de
Website
vhb-info.de
Bus from Tengen Dorf/Ludwig-Gerer-Str. to Engen Schillerstraße
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
Landkreis Konstanz
Bus from Tengen Dorf/Ludwig-Gerer-Str. to Singen
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
Landkreis Konstanz
Stadtverkehr Singen
Email
stw@singen.de
Website
stadtwerke-singen.de
Bus from Tengen Dorf/Ludwig-Gerer-Str. to Engen Schillerstraße
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
Stadtverkehr Singen
Bus from Tengen Dorf/Ludwig-Gerer-Str. to Singen
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
Stadtverkehr Singen
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Tengen, Dorf/Ludwig-Gerer-Str. to Engen
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 2 - SFr 4
Website
Swiss PostAuto
Schedules at
SBB
Bus from Tengen, Dorf/Ludwig-Gerer-Str. to Singen
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 3 - SFr 6
Website
Swiss PostAuto
Schedules at
SBB
Bus from Singen to Stein am Rhein, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 2 - SFr 4
Website
Swiss PostAuto
Schedules at
SBB
Sbg - Bus
Website
efa-bw.de
Bus from Singen Bahnhof - ZOB to Stein am Rhein Bf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
Sbg - Bus
Gruppo Di Maio
Phone
+39 0827 34 117
Email
info@gruppodimaio.it
Website
gruppodimaio.it
Bus from Singen Station to Winterthur Station
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
SFr 2 - SFr 4
Schedules at
gruppodimaio.it
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Tengen to Zurich Airport
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 95

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