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Train Information between Zurich and Leeuwarden

distanceDistance420 miles (677 km)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day

Trains from Zurich to Leeuwarden cover the 420 miles (677 km) long journey taking on average 12 h 5 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Leeuwarden.

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

Travel by train between Zurich, Switzerland and Leeuwarden, Netherlands is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Leeuwarden from Zurich restricted?

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

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

Entry Requirements:

  • 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 Leeuwarden, Netherlands?

The government of Netherlands 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 9/22/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Zurich and Leeuwarden closer to your date of departure here

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Zurich, Switzerland from Leeuwarden, Netherlands?

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

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

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

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

What are the requirements?

  • 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?

The government of Switzerland 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 9/23/21. 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 Zurich from Leeuwarden here.

How far is Leeuwarden from Zurich by train?
The distance to Leeuwarden from Zurich by train is approximately 420 miles (677 km).
How long is the train ride between Zurich and Leeuwarden?
On average the Zurich to Leeuwarden train travel time is 12 h 5 min  for the 420 miles (677 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What station does the train from Zurich to Leeuwarden depart from? Which Leeuwarden train station do I come into from Zurich?

When departing from Zurich, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich, Central Bus Station. When arriving in Leeuwarden, you can end your route in train stations like Leeuwarden, Leeuwarden Camminghaburen and Leeuwarden Achter d Hoven.

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

Where is the departure train station in Zurich located? Where is the arrival train station in Leeuwarden located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Zürich HB, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Zurich.

The most popular arrival train station, Leeuwarden, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of Leeuwarden.

How many trains are there between Zurich and Leeuwarden a day?
The average number of trains departing Zurich for Leeuwarden is 3 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
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