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from Zurich to Amsterdam

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

Our recommendation

To get from Zurich to Amsterdam on 20 Jun we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

21:30Zurich11h58 09:28Amsterdam Centraal
4 changes
£731One-way
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21:30Zurich11h58 09:28Amsterdam Centraal
4 changes
£731One-way
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21:10Zurich12h18 09:28Amsterdam Centraal
2 changes
£731One-way
05:59Zurich9h06 15:05Amsterdam Centraal
4 changes
£911One-way
06:59Zurich10h06 17:05Amsterdam Centraal
5 changes
£911One-way

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Sat
19 Jun
£73Deutsche Bahn
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Sun
20 Jun
£73Deutsche Bahn
£50Flixbus
£181tab
Mon
21 Jun
£55Deutsche Bahn
£46Flixbus
£172HOP!
Tue
22 Jun
£55Deutsche Bahn
£53Flixbus
£189Lufthansa Cityline
Wed
23 Jun
£73Deutsche Bahn
£50Flixbus
£200Swiss
Thu
24 Jun
£64Deutsche Bahn with connection
£55Flixbus
£189Lufthansa Cityline
Fri
25 Jun
£35Deutsche Bahn with connection
£55Flixbus
£122Swiss
Sat
26 Jun
£55Deutsche Bahn
£46Flixbus
£175KLM
Sun
27 Jun
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£46Flixbus
£121tab
Mon
28 Jun
£55Deutsche Bahn
£42Flixbus
£175KLM
Tue
29 Jun
£36Deutsche Bahn
£46Flixbus
£82Swiss
Wed
30 Jun
£55Deutsche Bahn
£50Flixbus
£152KLM
Thu
1 Jul
£35Deutsche Bahn
£47Flixbus
£82Swiss
Fri
2 Jul
£35Deutsche Bahn with connection
£50Flixbus
£82Swiss
Sat
3 Jul
£55Deutsche Bahn
£43Flixbus
£101Swiss
Sun
4 Jul
£35Deutsche Bahn with connection
£46Flixbus
£121Swiss
Mon
5 Jul
£36Deutsche Bahn
£43Flixbus
£83Swiss
Tue
6 Jul
£36Deutsche Bahn
£50Flixbus
£82Edelweiss Air
Wed
7 Jul
£35Deutsche Bahn
£50Flixbus
£82Swiss
Thu
8 Jul
£36Deutsche Bahn
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£82Swiss
Fri
9 Jul
£35Deutsche Bahn
£53Flixbus
£83Swiss

Travel Tips

Travel from Zurich to Amsterdam
Travel to Amsterdam easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Zurich to Amsterdam.
FAQs
Does Netherlands have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people travelling between Zurich and Amsterdam?

Travel between Zurich, Switzerland and Amsterdam, Netherlands is: Partially open.

Can travellers from Switzerland enter Netherlands?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Amsterdam from Zurich?

Conditions of entry into Netherlands:

  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Netherlands has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 16/06/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip to Amsterdam from Zurich.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Zurich, Switzerland from Amsterdam, Netherlands?

Return travel to Zurich, Switzerland from Netherlands is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Switzerland from Netherlands?

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

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

Requirements for reentering Switzerland:

  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-departure COVID-19 test (with a negative test result) taken 3 days before boarding for all arrivals by air
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Entry is dependent on the visitor residing at least 10 days in a non high-risk area
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Proof of a negative test is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)

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

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

  • Social distance: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Zurich, Switzerland was last verified on 17/06/2021. 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 Zurich from Amsterdam.

How do you get from Zurich to Amsterdam?

There are 3 ways that you can travel from Zurich to Amsterdam. You can take a coach, flight or train.

How far is Amsterdam from Zurich?

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

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

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

  • Most travellers board their plane from Zurich Airport and arrive in Amsterdam Airport Schiphol.
  • Most travellers who book a coach ticket from Zurich to Amsterdam depart from Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai to Amsterdam, Sloterdijk.
  • Most travellers catch their train from Zürich HB and arrive in Amsterdam Centraal.
Who can get me from Zurich to Amsterdam?

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

  • You can travel by plane from Zurich to Amsterdam with Swiss, and you can find Swiss Zurich to Amsterdam tickets for £83 on Omio.
  • You can travel between Zurich and Amsterdam by coach with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £38 with Flixbus from Zurich to Amsterdam.
  • You can go to Amsterdam from Zurich by train with Deutsche Bahn. You'll see cheap train tickets for £35 with Deutsche Bahn from Zurich to Amsterdam on Omio.
Can I find a direct route from Zurich to Amsterdam?

Yes, there are direct routes from Zurich to Amsterdam with the following travel companies:

  • You can check for a direct flight to Amsterdam with KLM.
  • You can find a direct train to Amsterdam with.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Amsterdam tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase tickets for this trip.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Zurich to Amsterdam?
Omio customers who travel from Zurich to Amsterdam often also extend their holiday to go to Paris, London or Brussels. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Amsterdam and these popular destinations at a great price.
How early should I book tickets from Zurich to Amsterdam online for the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets are costing £83 one way on average.
  • Coach tickets are costing on average £38 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing £35 one way on average.

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

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

Train services offer the cheapest way to get from Zurich to Amsterdam. Tickets for a train cost on average £35.

This is compared to other travel options to Amsterdam:

A train is about £49 less than a flight, which costs on average £83 for this trip.

A train journey is usually £4 less than a journey to Amsterdam by coach, which costs on average £38 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way from Zurich to Amsterdam?

The fastest way from Zurich to Amsterdam is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 25 min.

Other travel options to Amsterdam from Zurich can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 15 h 25 min  of travel time.

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 8 h 29 min.

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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Zurich
Amsterdam
Zürich HB
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