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Train Information from Barcelona to Zurich

distanceDistance518 miles (835 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Barcelona to Zurich cover the 518 miles (835 km) long journey taking on average 23 h 36 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Zürich HB.

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Trains from Barcelona to Zurich
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FAQs
Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Barcelona and Zurich?

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

Is international entry into Zurich from Barcelona restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

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

Entry 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
  • 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 required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 20/09/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Zurich from Barcelona closer to your date of departure here.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Barcelona, Spain from Zurich, Switzerland?

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

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

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

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

What are the entry requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Barcelona, Spain?

The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

Last verified on 20/09/2021. 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 Zurich to Barcelona train here.

What is the distance between Barcelona and Zurich by train?
You should expect to travel around 518 miles (835 km)  between Barcelona and Zurich by train.
What is the average Barcelona to Zurich train duration?
On average the train from Barcelona to Zurich duration is 23 h 36 min  for the 518 miles (835 km) long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
Which train station in Barcelona goes to Zurich? Which train station do I come into Zurich from Barcelona?

There are a few train stations in Barcelona to start your route from including Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Passeig De Gracia and Barcelona Estació De França. In Zurich you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich, Central Bus Station.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants   and arrive in Zürich HB.

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

Passengers board their train most frequently from Barcelona Sants and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Zürich HB and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city centre in Zurich.

How many trains per day are there from Barcelona to Zurich?
The average number of trains departing Barcelona for Zurich is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
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