Leiden to Zurich train

Cheap train tickets from Leiden to Zurich

Showing times and prices for 22 May

Cheapest

£33

Average

£49

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Deutsche Bahn
20:01Leiden15h22 11:23Zurich
0 changes
£331One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
19:53Leiden14h07 10:00Zurich
0 changes
£351One-way
NS International | IC
18:01Leiden12h38 06:39Zurich
0 changes
£791One-way

Train schedule Leiden to Zurich

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 22 May
NS International | IC
18:01Leiden12h38 06:39Zurich
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Deutsche Bahn with connection
19:53Leiden14h07 10:00Zurich
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Deutsche Bahn
20:01Leiden15h22 11:23Zurich
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Fastest train times from Leiden to Zurich

Showing times and prices for 22 May

Fastest Journey

12 h 38 m

Average

14 h 2 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

607 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Leiden for Zurich every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

NS International | IC
18:01Leiden12h38 06:39Zurich
0 changes
£791One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
19:53Leiden14h07 10:00Zurich
0 changes
£351One-way
Deutsche Bahn
20:01Leiden15h22 11:23Zurich
0 changes
£331One-way

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Overview: Train from Leiden to Zurich

distanceDistance376 miles (607 km)
durationAverage train duration10 h 51 min
priceAverage train ticket price£39 (€44)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Leiden to Zurich cover the 376 miles (607 km) long route taking on average 10 h 51 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £39, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £34. Travellers depart most frequently from Leiden Centraal and arrive in Zürich HB.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn trains Leiden to Zurich

Travel between Leiden and Zurich from £34 with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular route for you.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main operator of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train from Leiden to Zurich. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Train information from Leiden to Zurich with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 19 h 33 min
  • Average Price: £34
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Leiden to Zurich

Travel by train to Zurich 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 Leiden to Zurich.
FAQs

Travel between Leiden, Netherlands and Zurich, Switzerland by train is: Fully open.

Can I enter Switzerland from Netherlands?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

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

Conditions of entry:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What are the safety rules to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

All travellers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 09/05/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Zurich from Leiden as this information can change.

The restriction level for your return train to Leiden, Netherlands from Zurich is: Fully open.

Is my return train into Leiden from Zurich restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Leiden, Netherlands?

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

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

Last checked on 16/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Leiden from Zurich closer to your date of departure here.

Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Leiden to Zurich for the next 7 days starting from £34  one way.
The Leiden to Zurich train ticket price is on average £39  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next week.
When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Leiden and Zurich via train to be approximately 376 miles (607 km).
On average the Leiden to Zurich train time is 10 h 51 min  covering the 376 miles (607 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

Some of the Leiden train stations to Zurich you can start your journey from include Leiden Centraal, Leiden Lammenschans and Leiden, Transferium. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Zurich include Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich Oerlikon.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Leiden Centraal   and arriving in Zürich HB.

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Leiden Centraal and need to travel around 1.4 miles (2.3 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Zurich most often arrive at Zürich HB and need to travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from this train station to the city centre.

For the best Leiden to Zurich train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Leiden to Zurich to compare what amenities they may offer.
On average, there are 3 trains a day from Leiden to Zurich. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The first train from Leiden to Zurich leaves at 12: 23   and the last train for this leaves at 21: 23. Omio shows you the latest train from Leiden to Zurich times to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
You can find a train between Leiden and Zurich to cost on average £39 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Leiden to Zurich train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Leiden
Zurich
Leiden Centraal is the most popular Leiden railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Leiden for your journey to Zurich.

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