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from Amsterdam to Locarno

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Travel Information to Locarno from Amsterdam

distanceDistance462 miles (745 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$72 - $116
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $72 (€60) • 18 h 34 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $108 (€89) • 1 h 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, easyJet or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 462 miles (745 km) from Amsterdam to Locarno. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus, easyJet or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Amsterdam to Locarno.

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FAQs

Does Switzerland have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people traveling to Locarno from Amsterdam?

Travel between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Locarno, Switzerland is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Netherlands enter Switzerland?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Locarno from Amsterdam?

Conditions of entry into Switzerland:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Locarno, Switzerland?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Switzerland has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 1/13/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Amsterdam to Locarno.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Netherlands from Locarno, Switzerland?

The restriction level for your return to Amsterdam, Netherlands from Switzerland is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Amsterdam from Locarno restricted?

Entry into Netherlands is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Amsterdam from Locarno?

Conditions of reentry into Netherlands:

  • 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 coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

You should observe these safety measures in Netherlands as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Netherlands was last checked on 1/17/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Amsterdam from Locarno closer to your date of departure here.

What are the ways to get from Amsterdam to Locarno?

You can travel to Locarno from Amsterdam 3 different ways: bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way from Amsterdam to Locarno?

The cheapest way to travel to Locarno from Amsterdam is by taking a train with an average price of $72 (€60).

This is compared to other travel options to Locarno:

A train is $43 (€36) less than a bus for this journey with tickets for a bus from Amsterdam to Locarno costing on average $116 (€96).

A train is $35 (€29) less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Amsterdam to Locarno costing on average $108 (€89).

What is the fastest way to get from Amsterdam to Locarno?

The fastest way to get to Locarno from Amsterdam is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 50 min.

Other travel options to Locarno can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 23 h 20 min   of travel time.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 18 h 34 min   of travel time.

How many miles from Amsterdam to Locarno would I travel?

The distance is approximately 462 miles (745 km) from Amsterdam to Locarno.

How many services a day are there between Amsterdam and Locarno?

The average frequency per day from Amsterdam to Locarno is:

  • 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Amsterdam and Locarno as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling from Amsterdam to Locarno, where do I depart from Amsterdam and where do I arrive in Locarno?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Amsterdam to Locarno:

  • Trains mostly depart from Amsterdam Centraal and arrive in Locarno.

Which travel companies can take me from Amsterdam to Locarno?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Amsterdam to Locarno, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus for buses to Locarno. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Amsterdam to Locarno tickets on Omio for $116 (€96).
  • Travel with easyJet to go to Locarno by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find easyJet Amsterdam to Locarno tickets on Omio for $108 (€89).
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn for trains to Locarno. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Deutsche Bahn Amsterdam to Locarno tickets on Omio for $72 (€60).

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Amsterdam to Locarno?

Omio customers who travel from Amsterdam to Locarno often also extend their vacation to go to Milan, Zurich or Munich. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Locarno and these popular destinations at a great price.

How far in advance should I book tickets to Locarno from Amsterdam online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Amsterdam to Locarno, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost $116 (€96) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost on average $108 (€89) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $72 (€60) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Amsterdam to Locarno online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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