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from Amsterdam to Zurich

You can get from Amsterdam to Zurich by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Amsterdam to Zurich on 25 Sep we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:05Amsterdam Airport Schiphol1h25 11:30Zurich Airport
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£1841One-way
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10:05Amsterdam Airport Schiphol1h25 11:30Zurich Airport
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14:55Amsterdam Airport Schiphol1h35 16:30Zurich Airport
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£1841One-way
18:40Amsterdam Airport Schiphol4h00 22:40Zurich Airport
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£1981One-way
18:30Amsterdam Airport Schiphol3h20 21:50Zurich Airport
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£2301One-way

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Sat
25 Sep
£72Deutsche Bahn
£47Flixbus
£184Swiss
Sun
26 Sep
£45Deutsche Bahn
£91Flixbus
£148KLM
Mon
27 Sep
£34Deutsche Bahn
£49Flixbus
£162Air France
Tue
28 Sep
£34Deutsche Bahn
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£175Air France
Wed
29 Sep
£34Deutsche Bahn
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£139KLM
Thu
30 Sep
£34Deutsche Bahn
£38Flixbus
£133Swiss
Fri
1 Oct
£34Deutsche Bahn
£45Flixbus
£159KLM
Sat
2 Oct
£34Deutsche Bahn
£38Flixbus
£133Swiss
Sun
3 Oct
£34Deutsche Bahn
£47Flixbus
£156KLM
Mon
4 Oct
£34Deutsche Bahn
£45Flixbus
£159KLM
Tue
5 Oct
£34Deutsche Bahn
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£112Swiss
Wed
6 Oct
£34Deutsche Bahn
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£155Swiss
Thu
7 Oct
£34Deutsche Bahn
£38Flixbus
£133Swiss
Fri
8 Oct
£34Deutsche Bahn
£42Flixbus
£136KLM
Sat
9 Oct
£34Deutsche Bahn
£35Flixbus
£82tab
Sun
10 Oct
£34Deutsche Bahn
£42Flixbus
£136KLM
Mon
11 Oct
£34Deutsche Bahn
£45Flixbus
£136KLM
Tue
12 Oct
£34Deutsche Bahn
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£112Swiss
Wed
13 Oct
£34Deutsche Bahn
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£108Air France
Thu
14 Oct
£34Deutsche Bahn
£38Flixbus
£108KLM

Travel Information between Amsterdam and Zurich

distanceDistance381 miles (615 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£49 - £121
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £49 • 13 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £121 • 1 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Swiss or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 381 miles (615 km) by coach, flight or train to Zurich from Amsterdam. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £49. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus, Swiss or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Amsterdam to Zurich.

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FAQs
What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Zurich, Switzerland if I’m coming from Amsterdam, Netherlands?

Travel from Amsterdam, Netherlands to Zurich, Switzerland is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Zurich from Amsterdam restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Zurich, Switzerland from Amsterdam?

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 COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 23/09/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Amsterdam and Zurich closer to your planned date of departure here.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Amsterdam, Netherlands from Zurich, Switzerland?

Return travel to Amsterdam, Netherlands from Switzerland is: Fully open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Netherlands from Switzerland?

Entry into Netherlands is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Netherlands from Switzerland?

Requirements for reentering Netherlands:

  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Netherlands?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in Netherlands to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Amsterdam, Netherlands was last verified on 22/09/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Amsterdam from Zurich.

What are my travel options from Amsterdam to Zurich?

There are 3 ways to travel from Amsterdam to Zurich including taking a coach, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to go to Zurich from Amsterdam?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Zurich. Tickets for a coach cost on average £49.

This is compared to other travel options to Zurich:

A coach is about £71 less than a flight, which costs on average £121 for this trip.

A coach journey is usually £4 less than a journey to Zurich by train, which costs on average £54 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to get to Zurich from Amsterdam?

The fastest way from Amsterdam to Zurich is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 20 min.

Other travel options between Amsterdam and Zurich can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 13 h 45 min   of travel time.

In comparison, getting to Zurich by train can take on average 9 h 30 min.

How many miles are between Amsterdam and Zurich

Zurich is approximately 381 miles (615 km) away from Amsterdam.

How many services a day are there from Amsterdam to Zurich?

The average frequency per day from Amsterdam to Zurich is:

  • 4 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Amsterdam and Zurich as scheduled services by coach, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Amsterdam to Zurich?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Amsterdam to Zurich:

  • Most travellers catch their coach from Amsterdam, Sloterdijk and arrive in Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai.
  • Most travellers board their plane from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and arrive in Zurich Airport.
  • Most travellers catch their train from Amsterdam Centraal and arrive in Zürich HB.
Which travel companies can get me from Amsterdam to Zurich?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Amsterdam to Zurich:

  • You can travel by coach to Zurich from Amsterdam with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Amsterdam to Zurich tickets for £49 on Omio.
  • You can take a flight from Amsterdam to Zurich with Swiss. Cheap tickets can be found for £121 with Swiss from Amsterdam to Zurich.
  • You can travel from Amsterdam to Zurich by train with Deutsche Bahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £54 with Deutsche Bahn from Amsterdam to Zurich.
Is there a way to travel directly from Amsterdam to Zurich?

Yes, there are direct services available to Zurich from Amsterdam with the following travel operators:

  • You'll find direct flights with KLM or Swiss.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Zurich as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Zurich from Amsterdam.

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Amsterdam and Zurich ends?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Amsterdam to Zurich often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Paris, Milan or Munich. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Amsterdam and Zurich itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Zurich and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I buy Amsterdam to Zurich tickets online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip to Zurich from Amsterdam, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing £49 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average £121 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £54 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Zurich from Amsterdam online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Amsterdam
Zurich
Amsterdam City Centre
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Amsterdam Centraal
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines 51, 52, 53, 54<br>Bus lines 18, 21, 22, 32, 33, 34, 35, 42, 43<br>Tram lines 1, 2, 4, 5, 9, 13, 16, 17, 24, 26
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
Amsterdam Sloterdijk
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