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Train Information between Zurich and Cardiff

distanceDistance596 miles (962 km)
changesDirect trainYes
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Trains from Zurich to Cardiff cover the 596 miles (962 km) long trip with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Cardiff Central.

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FAQs
Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Zurich and Cardiff?

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

Is international entry into Cardiff 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?

Entry Requirements:

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • Before departure, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include a COVID-19 test to be taken on day 2
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

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

  • Physical distance required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

The above information was last checked on 8/2/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Zurich and Cardiff closer to your date of departure here

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

The restriction level for your return train to Zurich, Switzerland from Cardiff is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Zurich from Cardiff restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 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 and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health declaration required

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

Last checked on 7/29/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Zurich from Cardiff closer to your date of departure here here.

How many miles is it from Zurich to Cardiff by train?
The distance from Zurich to Cardiff by train is approximately 596 miles (962 km).
What station does the train from Zurich to Cardiff depart from? Which Cardiff train station do I come into from Zurich?

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Zürich HB   and arriving in Cardiff Central.

Where is the Zurich train station located? Where is the Cardiff train station located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Zürich HB, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Zurich.

The most popular arrival train station, Cardiff Central, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center of Cardiff.

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