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Trains from Zurich to Santiago de Compostela
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FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Santiago de Compostela, Spain if I'm coming from Zurich, Switzerland by train?

Travel between Zurich, Switzerland and Santiago de Compostela, 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 Santiago de Compostela, 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 29/11/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Zurich to Santiago de Compostela as this information can change.

What restrictions are there on reentering Switzerland from Santiago de Compostela, Spain?

Return travel from Spain to Switzerland is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Zurich from Santiago de Compostela?

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 Santiago de Compostela?

Requirements for reentering:

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

Last checked on 28/11/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Zurich from Santiago de Compostela.

What is the distance between Zurich and Santiago de Compostela by train?
The train distance from Zurich to Santiago de Compostela is around 885 miles (1427 km).
How long is the train between Zurich and Santiago de Compostela?
While the time it takes to travel 885 miles (1427 km) between Zurich and Santiago de Compostela can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Zurich to Santiago de Compostela is on average 35 h 46 min.
What station does the Zurich to Santiago de Compostela train leave from? Which Santiago de Compostela train station do I come into from Zurich?

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Zürich HB   and arriving in Santiago De Compostela.

Where is the departure train station in Zurich located? Where is the arrival train station in Santiago de Compostela 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 Santiago De Compostela, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre.

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

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Zurich
Santiago de Compostela
The major railway station for departures from Zurich is Zürich HB. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Zürich HB for your trip between Zurich and Santiago de Compostela.