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Train Information between Zurich and Alicante

distanceDistance770 miles (1242 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Zurich to Alicante cover the 770 miles (1242 km) long trip taking on average 25 h 54 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Alicante-Terminal.

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FAQs
Is travel by train currently allowed from Zurich, Switzerland to Alicante, Spain?

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

Can I enter Spain from Switzerland?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

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

All travellers in Spain must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 24/10/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Zurich to Alicante as this information can change.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to Switzerland from Alicante, Spain?

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

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

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

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

What are the 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
  • 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: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last verified on 23/10/2021. 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 Alicante to Zurich train here.

How many miles is it from Zurich to Alicante by train?
The train distance from Zurich to Alicante is around 770 miles (1242 km).
How long is the train journey to Alicante from Zurich?
The Zurich to Alicante train duration is on average 25 h 54 min, which is to be expected when travelling 770 miles (1242 km) to Alicante from Zurich. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
What is the departure train station in Zurich and arrival train station in Alicante?

When taking a train from Zurich, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich, Central Bus Station. When you arrive in Alicante, your train can arrive in train stations including Alicante-Terminal and Alicante San Gabriel.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Zürich HB   to Alicante-Terminal.

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

Passengers board the train most frequently from Zürich HB, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Alicante-Terminal, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre.

How many trains are there between Zurich and Alicante a day?
On average, there is 1 train a day from Zurich to Alicante. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Zurich
Alicante
Zürich HB is the most popular Zurich 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 Zurich for your journey to Alicante.