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Train Information from Southampton to Zurich

distanceDistance510 miles (823 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Southampton to Zurich cover the 510 miles (823 km) long trip with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Southampton Central and arrive in Zürich HB.

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FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Zurich, Switzerland if I'm coming from Southampton, United Kingdom by train?

Travel between Southampton, United Kingdom and Zurich, Switzerland by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Switzerland from United Kingdom?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Tests performed on days 4 and 7 of quarantine
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • 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?

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 11/29/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Southampton to Zurich as this information can change.

What restrictions are there on reentering United Kingdom from Zurich, Switzerland?

The restriction level for your return train to Southampton, United Kingdom from Zurich is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Southampton from Zurich restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 2 for vaccinated travellers
  • 2-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals with a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

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

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 12/3/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Southampton from Zurich closer to your date of departure here here.

How far is Southampton to Zurich by train?
You should expect to travel around 510 miles (823 km)  from Southampton to Zurich by train.
What station does the train from Southampton to Zurich depart from? Which Zurich train station do I come into from Southampton?

When departing from Southampton, you have various train station options to start your route from including Southampton Central, Southampton Airport Parkway and Southampton Town Quay. When arriving in Zurich, you can end your journey in train stations like Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich, Central Bus Station.

Omio customers book a train from Southampton Central   to Zürich HB   most frequently for this route.

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

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Southampton Central, is located 0.5 miles (757 m) from the city center of Southampton.

The most popular arrival train station, Zürich HB, is located 0.9 miles (1.5 km) away from the city center of Zurich.

How many train services are there between Southampton and Zurich a day?
On average, there is 1 train a day from Southampton to Zurich. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Southampton
Zurich
Southampton Central is the most popular Southampton 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 Southampton for your trip to Zurich.

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