Zurich to Barcelona train

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Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
07:34AMZürich Hb11h58 07:32PMBarcelona-sants
2 transfers
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TGV inOui
01:34PMZuerich Hb23h00 12:34PMBarcelona-sants
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Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
05:34PMZürich Hb23h20 04:54PMBarcelona-sants
2 transfers
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Train schedule from Zurich to Barcelona

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Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
07:34AMZürich Hb11h58 07:32PMBarcelona-sants
2 transfers
TGV inOui
01:34PMZuerich Hb23h00 12:34PMBarcelona-sants
2 transfers
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
05:34PMZürich Hb23h20 04:54PMBarcelona-sants
2 transfers

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Fastest train times from Zurich to Barcelona

Showing times and prices for Sep 26

Fastest Journey

11 h 58 m

Average

19 h 26 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

836 km

It's difficult to get from Zurich to Barcelona without transferring at least 2 times.

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
07:34AMZürich Hb11h58 07:32PMBarcelona-sants
2 transfers
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TGV inOui
01:34PMZuerich Hb23h00 12:34PMBarcelona-sants
2 transfers
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Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
05:34PMZürich Hb23h20 04:54PMBarcelona-sants
2 transfers
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Overview: Train from Zurich to Barcelona

distanceDistance518 miles (835 km)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersTGV inOui

Trains from Zurich to Barcelona cover the 518 miles (835 km) long journey taking on average 21 h 12 min with our travel partners like TGV inOui. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Barcelona Sants.

Travel Tips: Trains from Zurich to Barcelona

Travel by train to Barcelona 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 Zurich to Barcelona.
FAQs

Travel by train between Zurich, Switzerland and Barcelona, Spain is: Unrestricted.

Is international entry into Barcelona from Zurich restricted?

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

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

Entry Requirements:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Barcelona, Spain?

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

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

The above information was last checked on 9/19/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Barcelona from Zurich closer to your date of departure here

The restriction level for your return train to Zurich, Switzerland from Barcelona is: Unrestricted.

Is my return train into Zurich from Barcelona restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • 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:

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

Last checked on 9/18/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Zurich from Barcelona closer to your date of departure here here.

You should expect to travel around 518 miles (835 km)  to Barcelona from Zurich by train.
The train time from Zurich to Barcelona is on average 21 h 12 min  for the 518 miles (835 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Zurich to Barcelona by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

When taking the train from Zurich to Barcelona, you can choose to depart from train stations like Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich Oerlikon. Your route can end in train stations such as Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Passeig De Gracia and Barcelona Estació De França.

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

Passengers board their train most frequently from Zürich HB and travel around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Barcelona Sants and need to travel approximately 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from the train station to the city center in Barcelona.

If you're looking for trains from Zurich to Barcelona, you can rely on TGV inOui to get you to Barcelona. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Zurich to Barcelona journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Zurich for Barcelona is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the earliest train from Zurich to Barcelona at 7: 34 AM   or take the last train from Zurich to Barcelona leaving at 5: 34 PM. Look for the latest Zurich to Barcelona train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Zurich
Barcelona
Zürich HB is the most popular Zurich 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 Zurich for your trip to Barcelona.

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