There are 3 ways to get from Zürich to Oberstaufen by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Lindau Hbf Ec
  2. Take the train from Lindau Hbf to Oberstaufen Alex / ...

$61 - $99

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Bregenz 283
  2. Take the train from Lindau Hbf to Oberstaufen Alex / ...

$32 - $48

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Oberstaufen 99.5 miles

$20 - $30

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

You can take a train from Zürich to Oberstaufen via Lindau Hbf in around 3 h.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Lindau Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Lindau Hbf to Oberstaufen
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Zürich and Oberstaufen is 113 km. The road distance is 159 km.

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Oberstaufen is to drive which costs SFr 20 - SFr 30 and takes 1 h 56 min.

The quickest way to get from Zürich to Oberstaufen is to drive which takes 1 h 56 min and costs SFr 20 - SFr 30.

No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Oberstaufen. However, there are services departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Oberstaufen via Lindau Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h.

It takes approximately 3 h to get from Zürich to Oberstaufen, including transfers.