Rome2rio uses cookies to help personalize content and show you personalised ads. By proceeding, you accept the use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy. You may opt out of personalised ads at any time. OK

Need a hotel room in Kluftern?

Book now

There are 5 ways to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Immenstaad am Bodensee by train, bus, car or towncar

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

Recommended

Train

  1. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Schaffhausen
  2. Take the train from Schaffhausen to Friedrichshafen Stadt

Cheapest

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Zurich Bus Station to Meersburg

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Konstanz
  2. Take the bus from Konstanz Bahnhof to Immenstaad Rathaus

Drive

  1. Drive from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Immenstaad am Bodensee

Towncar

  1. Take a town car from Zurich Airport to Immenstaad am Bodensee

Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Immenstaad am Bodensee by train and bus

The journey time between Zurich Airport (ZRH) and Immenstaad am Bodensee is around 3h 59m and covers a distance of around 147 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 51m. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 18m. Operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), DB ZugBus RAB GmbH, Deutsche Bahn Regional and others, the Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Immenstaad am Bodensee service departs from Zürich Flughafen and arrives in Immenstaad Rathaus. Typically 56 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Explore all travel options

Average journey times

Time on transportation:
2h 7m
Layover time:
1h 51m
Total time:
3h 59m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
3h 18m
Journey distance:
147 km
Services per week:
56
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
8 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:57
Last service departs at:
19:57

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Immenstaad am Bodensee train and bus schedules

Switzerland → Germany
Partially open

Travel safe during COVID-19

International entry into Germany from Switzerland

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Show more details
Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Germany, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Cyprus, Egypt, Hong Kong, India, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Kuwait, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Paraguay, Qatar, Russia, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Taiwan, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside Germany with the above exceptions

Show less

Conditions of entry into Germany from Switzerland

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This applies to arrivals from Switzerland
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
Show more details
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Albania, Andorra, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Colombia, Cyprus, Egypt, France, Guatemala, India, Israel, Japan, Netherlands, Palestine, Paraguay, Russia, Serbia, South Africa, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Turkey, United Kingdom and United States
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Albania, Andorra, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Colombia, Cyprus, Egypt, France, Guatemala, India, Israel, Japan, Netherlands, Palestine, Paraguay, Russia, Serbia, South Africa, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Turkey, United Kingdom and United States
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Albania, Andorra, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Colombia, Cyprus, France, Guatemala, India, Israel, Japan, Netherlands, Palestine, Paraguay, Portugal, Russia, Serbia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Turkey, United Kingdom and United States
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Albania, Andorra, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Colombia, Cyprus, France, Guatemala, India, Israel, Japan, Netherlands, Palestine, Paraguay, Portugal, Russia, Serbia, South Africa, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Turkey, United Kingdom and United States
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
This applies to arrivals from Albania, Andorra, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Colombia, Cyprus, Egypt, France, Guatemala, India, Israel, Japan, Netherlands, Palestine, Paraguay, Russia, Serbia, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Turkey, United Kingdom and United States
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

Show less

Rules to follow in Germany

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Switzerland

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Germany from Switzerland.

Explore options for future travel

Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

Explore travel options

The national COVID-19 helpline number in Immenstaad am Bodensee is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Immenstaad am Bodensee is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Immenstaad am Bodensee is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Switzerland from Germany.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 15 Sep 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Robert Koch Institute.

We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
Visit Rome2rio travel advice for general help.

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Immenstaad am Bodensee is to drive which costs SFr 14 - SFr 22 and takes 1h 23m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Immenstaad am Bodensee is to drive which costs SFr 14 - SFr 22 and takes 1h 23m.

More details

The distance between Zurich Airport (ZRH) and Immenstaad am Bodensee is 65 km. The road distance is 120.8 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Immenstaad am Bodensee without a car is to train which takes 2h 44m and costs SFr 35 - SFr 65.

More details

It takes approximately 2h 44m to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Immenstaad am Bodensee, including transfers.

More details

The best way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Immenstaad am Bodensee is to train which takes 2h 44m and costs SFr 35 - SFr 65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 17 - SFr 55 and takes 3h 34m.

Mode details

Yes, the driving distance between Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Immenstaad am Bodensee is 121 km. It takes approximately 1h 23m to drive from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Immenstaad am Bodensee.

Get driving directions

There are 1906+ hotels available in Immenstaad am Bodensee. Prices start at €87 per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Immenstaad am Bodensee.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 65 km
  • Duration: 2h 44m

What companies run services between Zurich Airport (ZRH), Switzerland and Immenstaad am Bodensee, Germany?

You can take a train from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Immenstaad am Bodensee via Schaffhausen, Friedrichshafen Stadt, and Friedrichsh. Stadtbahnhof in around 2h 44m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Zurich Bus Station to Meersburg 4 times a day. Tickets cost €7 - €9 and the journey takes 1h 55m. FlixBus-de also services this route 4 times a day.

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 Zürich Flughafen to Schaffhausen
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€20 - €40
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Konstanz
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€27 - €50
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
DB ZugBus RAB GmbH
Website
zugbus-rab.de
Train from Schaffhausen to Friedrichshafen Stadt
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 2 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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Schaffhausen to Friedrichshafen Stadt
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€14 - €21
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Thurbo
Phone
+41 71 554 00 00
Website
thurbo.ch
Train from Zuerich Flughafen to Konstanz
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€12 - €15
Website
Thurbo
Schedules at
SBB
Bus operators
BG RAB-Bus/VBN
Phone
+49 7471 93019696
Email
verkehrsverbund@naldo.de
Website
naldo.de
Bus from Konstanz Bahnhof to Immenstaad Rathaus
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
BG RAB-Bus/VBN
DB Zugbus Alb-Bodensee
Website
bahn.de
Bus from Konstanz Bahnhof to Immenstaad Rathaus
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
bahn.de
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 Bus Station to Meersburg
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€7 - €9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
FlixBus-de
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Zurich Bus Station to Meersburg Kirche
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Zurich Airport to Immenstaad am Bodensee
Estimated price
€50 - €95

Want to know more about travelling around Germany

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.