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from Barcelona to Zurich

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

Our recommendation

To get from Barcelona to Zurich on 23 Sep we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

17:50Barcelona El Prat Airport1h55 19:45Zurich Airport
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£1031One-way
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17:50Barcelona El Prat Airport1h55 19:45Zurich Airport
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£1031One-way
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14:30Barcelona El Prat Airport5h40 20:10Zurich Airport
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£1211One-way
20:10Barcelona El Prat Airport1h45 21:55Zurich Airport
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£1641One-way
10:00Barcelona El Prat Airport1h50 11:50Zurich Airport
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£1641One-way

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Thu
23 Sep
£103Vueling
Fri
24 Sep
£81Vueling
Sat
25 Sep
£69Vueling
Sun
26 Sep
£98Air Europa
Mon
27 Sep
£58Air Europa
Tue
28 Sep
£40Air Europa
Wed
29 Sep
£47Air Europa
Thu
30 Sep
£58Air Europa
Fri
1 Oct
£50Vueling
Sat
2 Oct
£62Iberia
Sun
3 Oct
£55Air Europa
Mon
4 Oct
£62Iberia
Tue
5 Oct
£52Vueling
Wed
6 Oct
£58Air Europa
Thu
7 Oct
£52Vueling
Fri
8 Oct
£59Vueling
Sat
9 Oct
£58Air Europa
Sun
10 Oct
£95Vueling
Mon
11 Oct
£57Vueling
Tue
12 Oct
£58Air Europa

Travel Information from Barcelona to Zurich

distanceDistance518 miles (835 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • £61 • 1 h 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSwiss

Take a flight to travel 518 miles (835 km) from Barcelona to Zurich. Swiss is the main travel provider operating this trip. Travellers can even take a direct from Barcelona to Zurich.

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FAQs
Is international travel between Barcelona, Spain and Zurich, Switzerland allowed?

International travel from Barcelona, Spain to Zurich, Switzerland is: Partially open.

Can I enter Switzerland if coming from Spain?

Entry into Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Zurich if travelling from Barcelona?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What measures do I need to follow in Zurich, Switzerland due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Switzerland must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 20/09/2021; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey between Barcelona and Zurich.

Are there restrictions on reentering Spain from Zurich, Switzerland due to the coronavirus pandemic?

The current restriction level for returning to Barcelona, Spain from Switzerland is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Barcelona, Spain from Zurich, Switzerland?

Reentering Spain is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Barcelona from Zurich?

  • 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

Which rules do I need to follow in Barcelona, Spain regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Spain must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 22/09/2021. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Barcelona from Zurich here.

How do I go from Barcelona to Zurich?

Travelling from Barcelona to Zurich includes taking a flight.

What is the fastest way to Zurich from Barcelona?

Travelling by flight is also the quickest way from Barcelona to Zurich. It takes on average 1 h 55 min   to travel this journey.

How many miles are between Barcelona and Zurich

The distance between Barcelona and Zurich is around 518 miles (835 km).

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Barcelona to Zurich:

  • Flights mostly leave from Barcelona El Prat Airport and tend to arrive in Zurich Airport.
Which travel companies can get me from Barcelona to Zurich?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Barcelona to Zurich, then we'll help you find the best value travel company for you:

  • Travel with Swiss for flights to Zurich. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Swiss Barcelona to Zurich tickets on Omio for £61.
What is another destination I should add to my tour from Barcelona to Zurich?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Barcelona 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 Barcelona and Zurich itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Zurich and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I buy tickets to Zurich from Barcelona online for the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost on average £61 one way.

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

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Barcelona, Estacion de Autobuses de Sants
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