Trains from
Barcelona to Zürich HB

Barcelona to Zürich HB route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time12h 04m
Fare range€50-€425
Distance836km
Train operatorsALSA, idbus
First & last trains
First train departs at09:25
Last train departs at16:45
Fastest journey
Fastest route10h 31m
Changes1 change
Stations
Origin StationBarcelona
Destination StationZürich HB

Train times for Sun 19 Nov

08:40
19:56
Barcelona
Zürich HB
11h 16m3 changes
09:04
19:56
Barcelona
Zürich HB
10h 52m3 changes
12:35
23:31
Barcelona
Zürich HB
10h 56m5 changes
12:43
23:31
Barcelona
Zürich HB
10h 48m5 changes

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Barcelona to Zürich HB start at €168.22 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€168.22
14 days
in advance
€222.87
Avg. single price
On the day
€321.38
Avg. single price

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Barcelona to Zürich HB?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Barcelona to Zürich HB is €50.4. To buy train tickets from Barcelona to Zürich HB for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from Barcelona to Zürich HB by train?

The average journey time between Barcelona and Zürich HB is 12 hours and 4 minutes and the fastest journey time is 10 hours and 31 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 3 trains per day travelling from Barcelona to Zürich HB. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Barcelona to Zürich HB?

The first train from Barcelona to Zürich HB departs at 09:25. The last train from Barcelona to Zürich HB departs at 16:45. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Barcelona and Zürich HB?

No, it is not possible to travel from Barcelona to Zürich HB without having to change trains. To travel from Barcelona to Zürich HB will require a minimum of 1 change. More changes may be necessary on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

How do I get back to Barcelona?

By train, of course. See trains from Zürich HB to Barcelona.

  • *Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. “14 days in advance” includes days 13 and 15.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Barcelona to Zürich HB for a typical week day using timetable data for 19/11/2017. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 19/08/2017 for travel on 20/08/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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