Zurich to Amsterdam by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Zurich to Amsterdam by train
Fast trains from Zurich to Amsterdam take around 7 hours and 56 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 615 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Zurich and Amsterdam.
1. Are there direct trains from Zurich to Amsterdam?
Journeys between Zurich and Amsterdam usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 25 departures on the route from Zurich to Amsterdam every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 27 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Zurich to Amsterdam?
The Zurich to Amsterdam train travel time is normally about 7 hours and 56 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Zurich to Amsterdam train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Amsterdam is usually scheduled to depart Zurich around 06:00 and the last train is around 00:08.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Zurich to Amsterdam train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Zurich to Amsterdam are $45.81.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $46 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $115. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Zurich to Amsterdam train tickets?
Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 6 months in advance.
If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Zurich to Amsterdam by train.
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Which train companies operate between Zurich and Amsterdam?
More than one train company operates on the route from Zurich to Amsterdam, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Eurocity (EC)
- Intercity-Express (ICE)
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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