Birmingham to Zurich train

Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Zurich

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CrossCountry
11:52AMBirmingham New Street12h00 11:52PMZürich Hb
5 transfers
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Avanti West Coast
12:10PMBirmingham New Street11h42 11:52PMZürich Hb
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CrossCountry
10:22PMBirmingham New Street21h04 07:26PMZürich Hb
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Train schedule from Birmingham to Zurich

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, December 10
CrossCountry
11:52AMBirmingham New Street12h00 11:52PMZürich Hb
5 transfers
Avanti West Coast
12:10PMBirmingham New Street11h42 11:52PMZürich Hb
6 transfers
CrossCountry
10:22PMBirmingham New Street21h04 07:26PMZürich Hb
5 transfers

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Fastest train times from Birmingham to Zurich

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Fastest Journey

11 h 42 m

Average

14 h 55 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

938 km

It's difficult to get from Birmingham to Zurich without transferring at least 5 times.

Avanti West Coast
12:10PMBirmingham New Street11h42 11:52PMZürich Hb
6 transfers
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CrossCountry
11:52AMBirmingham New Street12h00 11:52PMZürich Hb
5 transfers
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CrossCountry
10:22PMBirmingham New Street21h04 07:26PMZürich Hb
5 transfers
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Overview: Train from Birmingham to Zurich

distanceDistance582 miles (938 km)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersAvanti West Coast or CrossCountry

Trains from Birmingham to Zurich cover the 582 miles (938 km) long trip taking on average 16 h 10 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Zürich HB.

Train providers: CrossCountry from Birmingham to Zurich trains

Travel on CrossCountry trains from Birmingham to Zurich at great prices. Omio finds you train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies all in one place.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Birmingham to Zurich you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

One of the best ways to travel between Birmingham and Zurich is by taking a train with CrossCountry. Omio helps you find the ideal CrossCountry train between Birmingham and Zurich by showing you CrossCountry current train schedules and timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like baggage allowance) and the best prices for this Birmingham to Zurich journey. You can expect to travel 582 miles (938 km) from Birmingham to Zurich on a train with CrossCountry. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains between Birmingham and Zurich, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your CrossCountry train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip from Birmingham to Zurich!

Train information from Birmingham to Zurich with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 17 h 22 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Birmingham to Zurich

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Zurich easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Birmingham to Zurich.
FAQs

Travel between Birmingham, United Kingdom and Zurich, Switzerland by train is: Unrestricted.

Can I enter Switzerland from United Kingdom?

International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

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

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

All travelers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 11/6/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Zurich from Birmingham as this information can change.

Return travel from Switzerland to United Kingdom is: Unrestricted.

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

Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Zurich?

Requirements for reentering:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Birmingham, United Kingdom?

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

  • Physical distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

Last checked on 11/6/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Birmingham from Zurich.

When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Birmingham and Zurich by train to be approximately 582 miles (938 km).
The train time between Birmingham and Zurich is on average 16 h 10 min  for the 582 miles (938 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Birmingham and Zurich by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

When departing from Birmingham, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Birmingham New Street, Birmingham Moor Street and Birmingham International. When arriving in Zurich, you can end your route in train stations like Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich Oerlikon.

Omio customers book a train from Birmingham New Street   to Zürich HB   most frequently for this route.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Birmingham New Street, which is located around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Zürich HB, located 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from the city center.

If you're looking for trains from Birmingham to Zurich, you can rely on Avanti West Coast or CrossCountry to get you to Zurich. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Birmingham to Zurich trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Birmingham for Zurich is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the first train from Birmingham to Zurich at 11: 52 AM. The last train from Birmingham to Zurich that you can take departs at 10: 22 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Birmingham to Zurich schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.

Important Stations and Airports in Birmingham and Zurich

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Birmingham New Street is the most popular Birmingham 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 Birmingham for your trip to Zurich.
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Mon - Sat: 05: 15 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 30 - 23: 00
Public transit options for Birmingham New Street
Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70
Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales
Onward travel information: There are nearby bus stops on Smallbrook Queensway and Hill Street Most buses are wheelchair accessible. ********************************************************************************************************** For information go to the local travel information office by the Stephenson Street entrance. Alternatively, visit Transport for West Midlands, or call 0121 214 7214.
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Location for Rail Replacement Services: This station is not usually served by rail replacement buses, due to difficult road access. Replacement buses stop at Birmingham Snow Hill station.
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Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement coach services can be found at the front of the station opposite the entrance to the long stay car park.

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