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.
The average ticket from Rotterdam to Zurich will cost around £ 79 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 53.
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7 h 40 m
9 h 28 m
Trains per day
It's difficult to get from Rotterdam to Zurich without changing at least 2 times.
|Distance||363 miles (585 km)|
|Average train duration||8 h 59 min|
|Average train ticket price||£37 (€42)|
|Train frequency||2 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 2 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Rotterdam to Zurich cover the 363 miles (585 km) long journey taking on average 8 h 59 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £37, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £33. Travellers depart most frequently from Rotterdam Centraal and arrive in Zürich HB.
Find the best trains between Rotterdam and Zurich with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from £33. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.
Find your perfect route from Rotterdam to Zurich with Deutsche Bahn (DB)! Check out the DB train timetables between Rotterdam and Zurich and then book cheap DB tickets with Omio. The distance from Rotterdam to Zurich by DB is 363 miles (585 km) and the cheapest price for a DB ticket between Rotterdam and Zurich is £33.
DB is the main operator of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 train journeys per day. A special feature of DB 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 at Omio.
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 WCs are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Operator ticket policies for COVID
Travel between Rotterdam, Netherlands and Zurich, Switzerland by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in Switzerland, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 23/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Rotterdam to Zurich before travelling.
Return travel from Switzerland to Netherlands is: Partially open.
Entry into Netherlands is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Netherlands has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 24/10/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Rotterdam from Zurich.
When departing from Rotterdam, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Rotterdam Centraal, Rotterdam Central Station and Rotterdam Noord. When arriving in Zurich, you can end your route in train stations like Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich, Central Bus Station.
Omio customers book a train from Rotterdam Centraal to Zürich HB most frequently for this route.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Rotterdam Centraal, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Zürich HB, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre.
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