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Train Information to Zurich from Rotterdam

distanceDistance363 miles (585 km)
durationAverage train duration12 h 12 min
priceAverage train ticket price$48 (€38)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Rotterdam to Zurich cover the 363 miles (585 km) long journey taking on average 12 h 12 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $48 (€38), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $47 (€38). Travelers depart most frequently from Rotterdam Centraal and arrive in Zürich HB.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train between Rotterdam and Zurich. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

    Deutsche Bahn has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Deutsche Bahn tickets between Rotterdam and Zurich and when traveling by train:

    • Normal conditions apply
    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended

    Travel Tips

    Trains from Rotterdam 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 Rotterdam to Zurich.
    FAQs
    Am I allowed to travel by train from Rotterdam, Netherlands to Zurich, Switzerland?

    Travel between Rotterdam, Netherlands and Zurich, Switzerland by train is: Partially open.

    Can I enter Switzerland from Netherlands?

    International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

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

    Conditions of entry:

    • 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
    • Health declaration required
    • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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

    All travelers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

    The information above was last checked on 9/20/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Rotterdam to Zurich as this information can change.

    Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Rotterdam, Netherlands from Zurich, Switzerland?

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

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

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

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

    What are the requirements?

    • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
    • Health declaration required

    What are the safety rules to follow in Rotterdam, Netherlands?

    The government of Netherlands 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 9/19/21. 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 Rotterdam from Zurich here.

    How much do cheap trains to Zurich from Rotterdam cost?
    Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Zurich from Rotterdam for the next 7 days starting from $47 (€38)  one way.
    What is the cost of a train from Rotterdam to Zurich?
    If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Rotterdam to Zurich train price to come in at an average of $48 (€38)  one way.
    How far is it from Rotterdam to Zurich by train?
    The Rotterdam to Zurich train distance is approximately 363 miles (585 km).
    What is the Rotterdam to Zurich train travel time?
    The train time to Zurich from Rotterdam is on average 12 h 12 min  for the 363 miles (585 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Rotterdam and Zurich by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
    What train station in Rotterdam goes to Zurich? What train station do I come into Zurich from Rotterdam?

    Some of the Rotterdam train stations to Zurich you can start your journey from include Rotterdam Centraal, Rotterdam Central Station and Rotterdam Noord. 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 Rotterdam Centraal   and arriving in Zürich HB.

    Where is the train station in Rotterdam to go to Zurich? Where is the train station in Zurich located?

    Passengers board their train most frequently from Rotterdam Centraal and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 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 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city center in Zurich.

    Which train companies can take me between Rotterdam and Zurich?
    For the best Rotterdam to Zurich train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from Rotterdam to Zurich to compare what amenities they may offer.
    When does the first train depart from Rotterdam to Zurich? When does the last train depart from Rotterdam to Zurich?
    You can take the earliest train from Rotterdam to Zurich at 5: 14 AM   or take the last train from Rotterdam to Zurich leaving at 9: 14 PM. Look for the latest Rotterdam to Zurich train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
    How early should I buy Rotterdam to Zurich train tickets to get the best deals?
    If you purchase a train ticket from Rotterdam to Zurich within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $48 (€38) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Rotterdam and Zurich are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.
    Stations

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Rotterdam
    Zurich
    Rotterdam Centraal
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