You can get from Zurich to Barcelona by train, bus or flight.
To get from Zurich to Barcelona on Dec 09 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||518 miles (835 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, ferry, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$4 - $198|
|Cheapest mode||Train • $4 (€4) • 21 h 3 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $198 (€181) • 1 h 50 min|
|Popular travel companies||Vueling|
Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 518 miles (835 km) from Zurich to Barcelona. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Vueling among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight from Zurich to Barcelona.
International travel from Zurich, Switzerland to Barcelona, Spain is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Spain is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Spain must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 11/17/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your upcoming trip to Barcelona from Zurich.
The restriction level for your return to Zurich, Switzerland from Spain is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.
Conditions of reentry into Switzerland:
You should observe these safety measures in Switzerland as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
This information about your return travel to Switzerland was last checked on 11/6/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Zurich from Barcelona closer to your date of departure here.
There are 4 ways that you can travel between Zurich and Barcelona. You can take a bus, ferry, flight or train.
The cheapest way to travel between Zurich and Barcelona is by taking a train with an average price of $4 (€4).
This is compared to other travel options to Barcelona:
A train is generally $20 (€18) less than a bus for the same trip. Taking a bus costs on average $24 (€22) from Zurich to Barcelona.
Taking a train is usually $194 (€177) less than taking a flight to Barcelona, which costs on average $198 (€181) for the same trip.
The quickest way to travel between Zurich and Barcelona is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 50 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, getting to Barcelona by bus can take on average 19 h 50 min.
In comparison, going by train can take 21 h 3 min on average.
You should expect to travel around 518 miles (835 km) between Zurich and Barcelona.
The average frequency per day from Zurich to Barcelona is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Barcelona from Zurich as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Zurich to Barcelona:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Zurich to Barcelona, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct services available from Zurich to Barcelona with the following travel companies:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Barcelona as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Zurich and Barcelona.
Before traveling from Zurich to Barcelona, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Zurich to Barcelona tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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