The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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11 h 13 m
15 h 26 m
Trains per day
It's difficult to get from Barcelona to Zurich without transferring at least 2 times.
|Distance||518 miles (835 km)|
|Train frequency||2 a day|
|Train providers||Renfe SNCF|
Trains from Barcelona to Zurich cover the 518 miles (835 km) long journey taking on average 15 h 7 min with our travel partners like Renfe SNCF. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Zürich HB.
You can travel by train between Barcelona and Zurich with Renfe-SNCF. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.
Enjoy a smooth and easy journey to Zurich from Barcelona with Renfe-SNCF! As an official travel partner of Renfe-SNCF, Omio can help you search current train schedules and timetables from Renfe-SNCF, compare the best routes to Zurich from Barcelona as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable Renfe-SNCF Barcelona to Zurich train ticket available today. If you search for Renfe-SNCF tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a line at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train between Barcelona and Zurich on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 518 miles (835 km) journey between Barcelona and Zurich with ease and comfort on a train with Renfe-SNCF.
Train information from Barcelona to Zurich with Renfe-SNCF:
Travel between Barcelona, Spain and Zurich, Switzerland by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 10/3/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Barcelona to Zurich as this information can change.
The restriction level for your return train to Barcelona, Spain from Zurich is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 10/3/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Barcelona from Zurich closer to your date of departure here here.
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 Oerlikon.
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arriving in Zürich HB.
Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Barcelona Sants and need to travel around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from the city center to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Zurich most often arrive at Zürich HB and need to travel around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from this train station to the city center.
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