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Overview: Bus from Madrid to Zurich

distanceDistance773 miles (1247 km)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesEurolines Switzerland

Buses from Madrid to Zurich cover the 773 miles (1247 km) long journey with our travel partners like Eurolines Switzerland. There are direct bus services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai.

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FAQs

Is travel by bus currently allowed from Madrid, Spain to Zurich, Switzerland?

Travel by bus between Madrid, Spain and Zurich, Switzerland is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Zurich from Madrid restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Madrid?

Entry Requirements:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 1/20/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus between Madrid and Zurich closer to your date of departure here

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Zurich, Switzerland to Madrid, Spain?

Return travel from Switzerland to Spain is: Fully open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Madrid from Zurich?

Entry into Spain is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Spain from Zurich?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

What are the safety rules to follow in Madrid, Spain?

The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 1/21/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your bus to Madrid from Zurich.

How many miles is it from Madrid to Zurich by bus?

The Madrid to Zurich bus distance is approximately 773 miles (1247 km).

Which bus station from Madrid to Zurich do I depart from? Which Zurich bus station from Madrid do I arrive in?

When taking the bus from Madrid to Zurich, you can choose to depart from bus stations like Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83, Madrid, Estación de Moncloa and Madrid, Méndez Álvaro - Terminal. Your trip can end in bus stations such as Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai, Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai and Zurich, Main Station.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha   and arrive in Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai.

Where is the bus station in Madrid to go to Zurich? Where is the bus station in Zurich located?

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this trip, called Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, is located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the city center of Madrid.

The most popular arrival bus station, Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai, is located 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city center of Zurich.

Which bus companies can get me from Madrid to Zurich?

For the journey from Madrid to Zurich you can take a bus with Eurolines Switzerland. Be sure to check out all possible bus companies that offer services between Madrid and Zurich on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.