The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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11 h 14 m
11 h 14 m
Trains per day
Of the 1 trains that leave Zurich for Leeuwarden every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||420 miles (677 km)|
|Average train duration||11 h 14 min|
|Average train ticket price||$81 (€76)|
|Train frequency||1 a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or SBB GmbH|
Trains from Zurich to Leeuwarden cover the 420 miles (677 km) long route taking on average 11 h 14 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or SBB GmbH. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $81 (€76), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $42 (€40). Travelers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Leeuwarden.
For as little as $43 (€40) you can travel by train from Zurich to Leeuwarden with Deutsche Bahn and SBB. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Zurich to Leeuwarden train.
SBB is Switzerland's main train company and for your next train trip to Leeuwarden from Zurich, SBB offers these ticket types: Round-trip Standard Ticket or First Class.
Save time and money by searching for and booking your SBB train between Zurich and Leeuwarden online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest SBB train from Zurich to Leeuwarden, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current SBB train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 420 miles (677 km) route from Zurich to Leeuwarden as well as ticket information for the train (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap train ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains from Zurich to Leeuwarden, you can check straight away if the SBB ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Buy your official SBB Zurich to Leeuwarden train tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!
Train information from Zurich to Leeuwarden with SBB:
Travel by train between Zurich, Switzerland and Leeuwarden, Netherlands is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
The government of Netherlands has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 7/28/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Zurich and Leeuwarden closer to your date of departure here
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Leeuwarden to Zurich is: Fully open
Reentry to Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
What are the requirements?
The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 8/3/22. 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 Zurich from Leeuwarden here.
When taking a train from Zurich, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich Oerlikon. When you arrive in Leeuwarden, your train can arrive in train stations including Leeuwarden, Leeuwarden Camminghaburen and Leeuwarden Achter d Hoven.
Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Zürich HB to Leeuwarden.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Zürich HB and travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city center to this train station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Leeuwarden and need to travel approximately 1.4 miles (2.3 km) from the train station to the city center in Leeuwarden.
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