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from Zurich to Leiden

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Travel Information to Leiden from Zurich

distanceDistance376 miles (607 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or train
priceTicket price range$45 - $125
fastestFastest modeFlight • $125 (€104) • 1 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesKLM or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 376 miles (607 km) by flight or train from Zurich to Leiden. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are KLM or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Zurich to Leiden.

Travel Tips: Travel from Zurich to Leiden

Travel to Leiden easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Zurich to Leiden.

What are the international travel restrictions for Netherlands due to COVID-19 if I’m traveling between Zurich and Leiden?

Travel from Zurich, Switzerland to Leiden, Netherlands is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Leiden from Zurich restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Leiden, Netherlands from Zurich?

  • 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 COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Leiden, Netherlands?

The government of Netherlands has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 1/20/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Zurich to Leiden closer to your planned date of departure here.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Zurich, Switzerland from Leiden, Netherlands?

The current restriction level for returning to Zurich, Switzerland from Netherlands is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Zurich, Switzerland from Leiden, Netherlands?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Zurich from Leiden?

  • 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

Which rules do I need to follow in Zurich, Switzerland regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Switzerland must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 1/20/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Zurich from Leiden here.

What are the ways to get from Zurich to Leiden?

There are 2 ways to travel to Leiden from Zurich including taking a flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Zurich to Leiden?

The cheapest way to go to Leiden from Zurich is by taking a train, which costs on average $45 (€38).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Leiden:

A train is $79 (€66) less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Zurich to Leiden costing on average $125 (€104).

How far is it from Zurich to Leiden?

The distance is approximately 376 miles (607 km) from Zurich to Leiden.

How many services a day are there to Leiden from Zurich?

The average frequency per day from Zurich to Leiden is:

  • 1 train a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Leiden from Zurich as scheduled services by flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling from Zurich to Leiden, where do I depart from Zurich and where do I arrive in Leiden?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Zurich to Leiden:

  • Most travelers take a train from Zürich HB to Leiden Centraal.

Which travel companies can get me from Zurich to Leiden?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Zurich to Leiden:

  • You can go to Leiden from Zurich by plane with KLM. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $125 (€104) with KLM from Zurich to Leiden on Omio.
  • You can travel from Zurich to Leiden by train with Deutsche Bahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $45 (€38) with Deutsche Bahn from Zurich to Leiden.

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Zurich and Leiden ends?

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

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

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

  • Plane tickets cost $125 (€104) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $45 (€38) one way.

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

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