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Overview: Train from Zurich to Barcelona

distanceDistance518 miles (835 km)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day

Trains from Zurich to Barcelona cover the 518 miles (835 km) long journey with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Barcelona Sants.

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FAQs

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

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

What is the status of international entry into Spain from Switzerland?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 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
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

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

When travelling in Spain, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 23/01/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Zurich and Barcelona before travelling.

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

Return travel from Spain to Switzerland is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Zurich from Barcelona?

Entry into 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 Barcelona?

Requirements for reentering:

  • 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

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

Last checked on 20/01/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Zurich from Barcelona.

What is the distance from Zurich to Barcelona via train?

The train distance from Zurich to Barcelona is around 518 miles (835 km).

When travelling by train from Zurich to Barcelona, which train station in Zurich do I depart from and which train station in Barcelona do I arrive in?

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

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

Where do I find the Zurich train station to Barcelona? Where is the Barcelona train station?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Zürich HB, which is located around 0.9 miles (1.5 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Barcelona Sants, located 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city centre.

How many train services are there from Zurich to Barcelona a day?

On average, there are 2 trains a day from Zurich to Barcelona. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Zurich
Barcelona
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 Barcelona.