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Train Information between Barcelona and Zurich

distanceDistance518 miles (835 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Barcelona to Zurich cover the 518 miles (835 km) long trip taking on average 23 h 36 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Zürich HB.

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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel by train from Barcelona, Spain to Zurich, Switzerland?

Travel by train between Barcelona, Spain and Zurich, Switzerland is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Zurich from Barcelona 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 Barcelona?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • 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 11/29/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Barcelona to Zurich closer to your date of departure here

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Spain from Zurich, Switzerland?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Zurich to Barcelona is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Spain from Switzerland?

Reentry to Spain is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

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

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • 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

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

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

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

Last checked on 12/4/21. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Barcelona from Zurich here.

How many miles is it from Barcelona to Zurich by train?
You should expect to travel around 518 miles (835 km)  to Zurich from Barcelona by train.
How many hours is the train time to Zurich from Barcelona?
On average the Barcelona to Zurich train travel time is 23 h 36 min  for the 518 miles (835 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What station does the train from Barcelona to Zurich depart from? Which Zurich train station do I come into from Barcelona?

Some of the Barcelona train stations to Zurich you can start your journey from include Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Passeig De Gracia and Barcelona Estació De França. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Zurich include Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich, Central Bus Station.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Barcelona Sants   and arriving in Zürich HB.

Where is the train station in Barcelona? Where is the train station in Zurich?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Barcelona Sants and travel around 1.2 miles (1.9 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Zürich HB and need to travel approximately 0.9 miles (1.5 km) from the train station to the city center in Zurich.

How many trains per day are there to Zurich from Barcelona?
The average number of trains departing Barcelona for Zurich is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Zurich
Barcelona Sants is the most popular Barcelona railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Barcelona for your trip to Zurich.
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Metro lines: L3, L5
Bus lines: A1, A2
Train lines: AVE, Alvia, Euromed, Talgo, Trenhotel, TGV, Avant, Intercity, R1, R2, R2 Nord, R2 Sud, R3, R4, RG1, R11, R12, R13, R14, R15, R16, R17

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