Trains from
Zürich HB to Barcelona

Zürich HB to Barcelona route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time12h 21m
Fare range€54-€452
Distance836km
Train operatorsALSA, idbus, Linebus
First & last trains
First train departs at08:32
Last train departs at21:34
Fastest journey
Fastest route10h 59m
Changes1 change
Stations
Origin StationZürich HB
Destination StationBarcelona

Train times for Tue 28 Nov

08:32
11:18
Zürich HB
Barcelona
10h 59m2 changes
09:34
13:37
Zürich HB
Barcelona
11h 00m1 change
21:34
22:27
Zürich HB
Barcelona
15h 04m7 changes

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Zürich HB to Barcelona start at €181.27 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€181.27
14 days
in advance
€185.19
Avg. single price
On the day
€300.81
Avg. single price

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

The minimum price of a train ticket from Zürich HB to Barcelona is €54. To buy train tickets from Zürich HB to Barcelona 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 Zürich HB to Barcelona by train?

The average journey time between Zürich HB and Barcelona is 12 hours and 21 minutes and the fastest journey time is 10 hours and 59 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 3 trains per day travelling from Zürich HB to Barcelona. 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 Zürich HB to Barcelona?

The first train from Zürich HB to Barcelona departs at 08:32. The last train from Zürich HB to Barcelona departs at 21:34. 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 Zürich HB and Barcelona?

No, it is not possible to travel from Zürich HB to Barcelona without having to change trains. To travel from Zürich HB to Barcelona 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 Zürich HB?

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

  • *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 Zürich HB to Barcelona for a typical week day using timetable data for 28/11/2017. 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 24/08/2017 for travel on 25/08/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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