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from Barcelona to Zurich

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Sun
Aug 1
$89Flixbus
$113Vueling
Mon
Aug 2
$75Flixbus
$90Vueling
Tue
Aug 3
$50Flixbus
$75easyJet
Wed
Aug 4
$59Flixbus
$76Vueling
Thu
Aug 5
$74Flixbus
$66easyJet
Fri
Aug 6
$63Flixbus
$83Vueling
Sat
Aug 7
$65Flixbus
$83Vueling
Sun
Aug 8
$75Flixbus
$123Vueling
Mon
Aug 9
$50Flixbus
$70Vueling
Tue
Aug 10
$62Flixbus
$103Air Europa
Wed
Aug 11
$75Flixbus
$110Swiss
Thu
Aug 12
$63Flixbus
$112Air Europa
Fri
Aug 13
$75Flixbus
$64Vueling
Sat
Aug 14
$101Flixbus
$83Vueling
Sun
Aug 15
$84Flixbus
$97Vueling
Mon
Aug 16
$58Flixbus
$76Vueling
Tue
Aug 17
$75Flixbus
$57Swiss
Wed
Aug 18
$75Flixbus
$57Swiss
Thu
Aug 19
$50Flixbus
$57Swiss
Fri
Aug 20
$101Flixbus
$57Swiss
Sat
Aug 21
$88Flixbus
$57Edelweiss Air

Travel Information to Zurich from Barcelona

distanceDistance518 miles (835 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or bus
priceTicket price range$66 - $93
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $66 (€53) • 17 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $93 (€74) • 1 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAir Europa or Flixbus

Take a flight or bus to travel 518 miles (835 km) from Barcelona to Zurich. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 45 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $66 (€53). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Air Europa or Flixbus among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or bus from Barcelona to Zurich.

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FAQs
What are the international travel restrictions for Switzerland due to COVID-19 if I’m traveling from Barcelona to Zurich?

Travel between Barcelona, Spain and Zurich, Switzerland is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Spain enter Switzerland?

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

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Zurich from Barcelona?

Conditions of entry into Switzerland:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before boarding for all arrivals by air
  • 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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Zurich, 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 7/29/21. 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 Barcelona to Zurich.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Spain from Zurich, Switzerland?

Return travel to Barcelona, Spain from Switzerland is: Fully open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Spain from Switzerland?

Entry into Spain is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Spain from Switzerland?

Requirements for reentering Spain:

  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Spain?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Spain to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Barcelona, Spain was last verified on 7/31/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Barcelona from Zurich.

How do I get from Barcelona to Zurich?

There are 2 travel options from Barcelona to Zurich: flight or bus.

How far is it from Barcelona to Zurich?

Zurich is approximately 518 miles (835 km) away from Barcelona.

What are the departure and arrival points in Barcelona and in Zurich?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Barcelona to Zurich:

  • Flights mostly leave from Barcelona El Prat Airport and tend to arrive in Zurich Airport.
  • Buses from Barcelona to Zurich most often leave from Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord and arrive in Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai.
Which travel companies can get me from Barcelona to Zurich?

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

  • Travel with Air Europa for flights to Zurich. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Air Europa Barcelona to Zurich tickets on Omio for $93 (€74).
  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Zurich by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Barcelona to Zurich tickets on Omio for $66 (€53).
Can I travel directly from Barcelona to Zurich?

Yes, there are direct services available from Barcelona to Zurich with the following travel companies:

  • You can purchase a direct flight with.
  • You can travel directly by bus with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Zurich as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Barcelona to Zurich.

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Barcelona and Zurich ends?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Barcelona to Zurich often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Paris, Milan or Munich. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Barcelona and Zurich itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Zurich and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I book Barcelona to Zurich tickets online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Barcelona to Zurich, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A plane ticket is costing on average $93 (€74) one way for this trip.
  • A bus ticket for this route costs on average $66 (€53) one way.

But we recommend booking Barcelona to Zurich tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

What is the cheapest way from Barcelona to Zurich?

The cheapest way to travel to Zurich from Barcelona is by taking a bus with an average price of $66 (€53).

This is compared to other travel options to Zurich:

Taking a bus is about $26 (€21) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $93 (€74) for this journey.

What is the fastest way to travel between Barcelona and Zurich?

The fastest way to get to Zurich from Barcelona is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 45 min.

Other travel options to Zurich can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 17 h 5 min   of travel time.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Barcelona
Zurich
Barcelona, Estacion de Autobuses de Sants
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Estació d'autobusos Barcelona-Nord
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Barcelona Estació De França
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