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Train Information between Zurich and 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 trip 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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Trains from Zurich to Barcelona
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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.

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
  • 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?

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 23/09/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Zurich and Barcelona as this information can change.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Zurich, Switzerland from Barcelona, Spain?

The restriction level for your return train to Zurich, Switzerland from Barcelona is: Partially open.

Is my return train 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?

Conditions of reentry:

  • 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:

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

Last checked on 23/09/2021. 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 is the distance between Zurich and Barcelona by train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Zurich and Barcelona via train to be approximately 518 miles (835 km).
Which train station in Zurich goes to Barcelona? Which train station do I come into Barcelona from Zurich?

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 Barcelona, your train can arrive in train stations including Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Passeig De Gracia and Barcelona Estació De França.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Zürich HB   to 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 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Barcelona Sants, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre.

How many trains are there from Zurich to Barcelona a day?
The average number of trains departing Zurich for Barcelona is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
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