• You can get to Ulm from Zürich HB and Basel SBB in more or less 4 hours.
  • Donaueschingen is about 3 hours from Basel SBB.
  • Passau is about 7 hours 25 minutes from Basel SBB and about 6 hours 30 minutes from Zürich HB.
  • Children under 16 travel for free when accompanied by a passenger aged 16 or over.


The Danube, Europe’s second longest river, flows 2857 kilometres from the Black Forest to the Black Sea.

And Germany’s upper Danube has everything you need for a varied holiday. You could go cycling along the river or visit the cities Ulm, Regensburg or Passau an der Donau: a great variety of culture and nature await.

Video legend: The Danube cycle path.

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