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Train Information from Venlo to Zurich

distanceDistance296 miles (477 km)
durationAverage train duration8 h 26 min
priceAverage train ticket price$56 (€46)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Venlo to Zurich cover the 296 miles (477 km) long journey taking on average 8 h 26 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $56 (€46), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $47 (€38). Travelers depart most frequently from Venlo and arrive in Zürich HB.

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Trains from Venlo to Zurich
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FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Zurich, Switzerland if I'm coming from Venlo, Netherlands by train?

Travel between Venlo, 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 Venlo?

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
  • 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 10/23/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Venlo to Zurich as this information can change.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Netherlands from Zurich, Switzerland?

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

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

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

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

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 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 Venlo, 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 10/24/21. 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 Venlo from Zurich here.

How much are cheap trains to Zurich from Venlo?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Venlo to Zurich to cost as little as $47 (€38)  in the next 7 days.
How much is the train to Zurich from Venlo on average?
The Venlo to Zurich train ticket price is on average $56 (€46)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.
How far is it from Venlo to Zurich by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Zurich from Venlo by train to be approximately 296 miles (477 km).
What is the Venlo to Zurich train travel time?
On average the Venlo to Zurich train time is 8 h 26 min  covering the 296 miles (477 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Venlo and arrival train station in Zurich?

When departing from Venlo, you have various train station options to start your route from including Venlo, Venlo, Venlo Train Station and Venlo Gr. 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 Venlo   to Zürich HB   most frequently for this route.

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

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Venlo and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 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 mile (s) / 1 km from this train station to the city center.

What train companies offer a service to Zurich from Venlo?
For the best Venlo to Zurich train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn with connection. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from Venlo to Zurich to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many trains per day are there to Zurich from Venlo?
On average, there is 1 train a day from Venlo to Zurich. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When is the earliest train from Venlo to Zurich? When is the last train from Venlo to Zurich?
The first Venlo to Zurich train departs at 7: 58 AM   and the last train from Venlo to Zurich leaves at 9: 28 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Venlo to Zurich on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How far in advance should I book train tickets from Venlo to Zurich for the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this journey and save money. If you buy train tickets from Venlo to Zurich within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $56 (€46) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Venlo to Zurich a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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

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