Mechelen to Zurich train

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Overview: Train from Mechelen to Zurich

distanceDistance311 miles (502 km)
durationAverage train duration12 h 2 min
priceAverage train ticket price$62 (€56)
frequencyTrain frequency4 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 4 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn or TGV inOui

Trains from Mechelen to Zurich cover the 311 miles (502 km) long trip taking on average 12 h 2 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or TGV inOui. Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $51 (€46), but the average price of train tickets is $62 (€56). Travelers depart most frequently from Mechelen and arrive in Zürich HB.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Mechelen to Zurich trains

You can travel by train from Mechelen to Zurich with Deutsche Bahn for as low as $51 (€46). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Mechelen to Zurich train.

Deutsche Bahn from Mechelen to Zurich train information:

  • Average Duration: 11 h 45 min
  • Average Price: $51
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 3 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Mechelen to Zurich

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 Mechelen to Zurich.
FAQs

Travel by train between Mechelen, Belgium and Zurich, Switzerland is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Zurich from Mechelen restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

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

Entry Requirements:

  • There are no current restrictions

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: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

The above information was last checked on 6/25/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Mechelen to Zurich closer to your date of departure here

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

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

Reentry to Belgium is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

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

What are the requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Mechelen, Belgium?

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

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

Last checked on 6/27/22. 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 Mechelen from Zurich here.

Train tickets from Mechelen to Zurich for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $51 (€46)  one way in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Mechelen to Zurich train price to come in at an average of $62 (€56)  one way.
The distance between Mechelen and Zurich by train is approximately 311 miles (502 km).
While the time it takes to travel 311 miles (502 km) from Mechelen to Zurich can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Mechelen to Zurich train journey time is on average 12 h 2 min.

When taking the train between Mechelen and Zurich, you can choose to depart from train stations like Mechelen and Mechelen-Nekkerspoel. Your trip can end in train stations such as Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich Oerlikon.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Mechelen   and arrive in Zürich HB.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Mechelen and travel around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Zürich HB and need to travel approximately 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the train station to the city center in Zurich.

Take the Mechelen to Zurich train with Deutsche Bahn or TGV inOui. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey to Zurich from Mechelen as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 4 trains a day from Mechelen to Zurich. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the earliest train from Mechelen to Zurich at 4: 48 AM   or take the last train from Mechelen to Zurich leaving at 7: 24 PM. Look for the latest Mechelen to Zurich train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.
If you buy a train ticket from Mechelen to Zurich within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $62 (€56) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Mechelen and Zurich are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Mechelen
Zurich
Mechelen is the most popular Mechelen 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 Mechelen for your trip to Zurich.

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