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

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Bus  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Friedrichshafen 006

$36 - $49

3 alternative options

Train, ferry  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Romanshorn 8 / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Romanshorn Autoquai to Friedrichshafen Autoquai 166-Y

$69 - $103

Train  •  2 h 58 min

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

$67 - $104

Drive  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Tettnang 100.4 miles

$21 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Tettnang is to drive which costs SFr 21 - SFr 35 and takes 1 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Tettnang is to drive which costs SFr 21 - SFr 35 and takes 1 h 43 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Tettnang is 85 km. The road distance is 160.7 km.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Tettnang without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 31 min and costs SFr 35 - SFr 50.

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It takes approximately 2 h 31 min to get from Zürich to Tettnang, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Tettnang is to bus which takes 2 h 31 min and costs SFr 35 - SFr 50. Alternatively, you can train, which costs SFr 65 - SFr 110 and takes 2 h 58 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zürich to Tettnang is 161 km. It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to drive from Zürich to Tettnang.

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There are 883+ hotels available in Tettnang. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Zürich to Tettnang.
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  • Distance: 53.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 31 min

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

FlixBus operates a bus from Zürich to Tettnang every 4 hours. Tickets cost $8 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Zürich to Tettnang via Singen(Hohentwiel) and Friedrichshafen Flughafen in around 2 h 58 min.

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 Romanshorn
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.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
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 Friedrichshafen Flughafen
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
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 Friedrichshafen
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
BSB Ferries
Phone
+49 (0) 7531 3640-0
Email
info@bsb.de
Website
bsb.de
Ferry from Romanshorn Autoquai to Friedrichshafen Autoquai
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
bsb.de

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