There are 6 ways to get from Zürich to Neu-Ulm by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Deutsche Bahn  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Singen 4 / ...
  2. Take the train from Singen(Hohentwiel) to Ulm Hbf Ire

$67 - $107

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Bus  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Ulm 124 / ...

$18 - $35

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Train  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich Stadelhofen to Schaffhausen 9 / ...
  2. Take the train from Schaffhausen to Ulm Hbf Ire

$57 - $93

Drive  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Neu-Ulm 157.4 miles

$30 - $50

Fly to Stuttgart, bus  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Stuttgart (STR) ZRH - STR
  2. Take the bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Ulm

$65 - $227

Fly to Munich, train  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Munich (MUC) ZRH - MUC
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Ulm Hbf

$144 - $382

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zurich and arriving at Ulm. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Neu-Ulm. However, there are services departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Ulm Hbf via Singen(Hohentwiel). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 51 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Neu-Ulm is 158 km. The road distance is 251.8 km.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Neu-Ulm without a car is to train which takes 3 h 51 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 51 min to get from Zürich to Neu-Ulm, including transfers.

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Zürich to Neu-Ulm bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Zurich station.

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Zürich to Neu-Ulm train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Zürich HB station.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Neu-Ulm is to train which takes 3 h 51 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 45 min.

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The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Stuttgart Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Zürich to Neu-Ulm bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Ulm station.

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Map of how to get from Zürich to Neu-Ulm.
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  • Distance: 98.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 51 min

What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Neu-Ulm, Germany?

You can take a train from Zürich to Neu-Ulm via Singen and Singen(Hohentwiel) in around 3 h 51 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Zürich to Neu-Ulm once daily. Tickets cost $18 - $35 and the journey takes 5 h 45 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Zurich to Munich
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Zurich to Munich
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Zurich to Munich
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $370
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Singen
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Stadelhofen to Schaffhausen
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Schaffhausen to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Singen(Hohentwiel) to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Ulm
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Ulm
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Zürich to Neu-Ulm train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Ulm Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zürich to Neu-Ulm is 252 km. It takes approximately 2 h 25 min to drive from Zürich to Neu-Ulm.

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Swiss offers flights from Zurich Airport to Stuttgart Airport.

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Book your Zürich to Neu-Ulm bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 178+ hotels available in Neu-Ulm. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Zurich Airport is to line 16 train which takes 13 min and costs .

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