There are 4 ways to get from Zürich to Überlingen by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1h 48m

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Singen(Hohentwiel) Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Singen to Überlingen 3-Y / ...

31€ - 54€

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Bus  •  2h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Meersburg 006

9€ - 12€

2 alternative options

Train via Schaffhausen  •  2h 7m

  1. Take the train from Zürich Stadelhofen to Schaffhausen 12 / ...
  2. Take the train from Schaffhausen to Überlingen 3-Y / ...

31€ - 52€

Drive  •  1h 13m

  1. Drive from Zürich to Überlingen 104.8 km

12€ - 19€

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The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Überlingen is to bus which costs SFr 10 - SFr 13 and takes 2h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Überlingen is to drive which costs SFr 13 - SFr 20 and takes 1h 13m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zürich to Überlingen. However, there are services departing from Zurich and arriving at Schulzentrum St-Johann-Str via Meersburg Kirche. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 37m.

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No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Überlingen. However, there are services departing from Zuerich Hb and arriving at Überlingen via Singen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 48m.

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The distance between Zürich and Überlingen is 65 km. The road distance is 104.8 km.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Überlingen without a car is to train which takes 1h 48m and costs SFr 30 - SFr 60.

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It takes approximately 1h 48m to get from Zürich to Überlingen, including transfers.

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Zürich to Überlingen bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Zurich station.

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Zürich to Überlingen train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Zuerich Hb station.

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Map of how to get from Zürich to Überlingen.
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  • Distance: 64.7 km
  • Duration: 1h 48m

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

You can take a train from Zürich to Überlingen via Singen in around 1h 48m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Zurich to Meersburg every 4 hours. Tickets cost 9€ - 12€ and the journey takes 1h 50m.

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 Zuerich Hb to Singen(Hohentwiel)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
25€ - 45€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich Stadelhofen to Schaffhausen
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
21€ - 40€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
DB ZugBus RAB GmbH
Website
zugbus-rab.de
Train from Singen to Überlingen
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
DB ZugBus RAB
Schedules at
SBB
Train from Schaffhausen to Überlingen
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
DB ZugBus RAB
Schedules at
SBB
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Singen(Hohentwiel) to Ueberlingen
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
6€ - 10€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Schaffhausen to Ueberlingen
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 14€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Meersburg
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 12€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The best way to get from Zürich to Überlingen is to train which takes 1h 48m and costs SFr 30 - SFr 60. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 10 - SFr 13 and takes 2h 37m.

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Zürich to Überlingen bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Meersburg station.

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Zürich to Überlingen train services, operated by DB ZugBus RAB GmbH, arrive at Überlingen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zürich to Überlingen is 105 km. It takes approximately 1h 13m to drive from Zürich to Überlingen.

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