There are 3 ways to get from Zürich to Oberstaufen by train, bus or car
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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 costs SFr 20 - SFr 30 and takes 1 h 56 min.
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 2 h 59 min.
The distance between Zürich and Oberstaufen is 113 km. The road distance is 159.1 km.
The best way to get from Zürich to Oberstaufen without a car is to train which takes 2 h 59 min and costs SFr 55 - SFr 100.
It takes approximately 2 h 59 min to get from Zürich to Oberstaufen, including transfers.
Zürich to Oberstaufen train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Zürich HB station.
Zürich to Oberstaufen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Oberstaufen station.
Yes, the driving distance between Zürich to Oberstaufen is 159 km. It takes approximately 1 h 56 min to drive from Zürich to Oberstaufen.
There are 769+ hotels available in Oberstaufen. Prices start at $71 USD per night.
What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Oberstaufen, Germany?
You can take a train from Zürich to Oberstaufen via Lindau Hbf in around 2 h 59 min.
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.
Train from Zürich HB to Lindau Hbf
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.
Train from Lindau Hbf to Oberstaufen
- Ave. Duration
- 40 min
- Estimated price
- $18 - $27
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.
Bus from Zurich to Bregenz
- Ave. Duration
- 1 h 55 min
- 3 times a day
- Estimated price
- $7 - $12
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