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Alicante Terminal to Zürich by train

It takes an average of 25h 21m to travel from Alicante Terminal to Zürich by train, over a distance of around 773 miles (1244 km). There are normally 2 trains per day travelling from Alicante Terminal to Zürich and tickets for this journey start from €269.10 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 24h 56m
Price€269.10 - €475.60
Distance773 miles (1244 km)
Frequency2 trains per day
Departure stationAlicante Terminal
Arrival stationZürich
Changes4 changes
Train and bus operatorsEurolines

Alicante Terminal to Zürich train times

Check out the next trains departing from Alicante Terminal to Zürich for Tuesday 27th Feb 2018. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
09:40 12:05 25h 46m, 4 changes
10:30 13:20 24h 56m, 5 changes

Cheap train tickets from Alicante Terminal to Zürich

Train tickets from Alicante Terminal to Zürich start at €269.10 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around €439.32.
lowest price found
from269.10
on the day
avg. single price439.32

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Alicante Terminal to Zürich by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guide to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Alicante Terminal to Zürich? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Alicante Terminal to Zürich take?

The average journey time by train between Alicante Terminal and Zürich is 25 hours and 21 minutes, with around 2 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Alicante Terminal and Zürich by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Alicante Terminal to Zürich is 24 hours and 56 minutes.

How much does the train from Alicante Terminal to Zürich cost?

Train tickets from Alicante Terminal to Zürich can start from as little as €269.10 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Alicante Terminal to Zürich?

No, there are no direct train services from Alicante Terminal to Zürich. Travelling from Alicante Terminal to Zürich by train will require a minimum of 4 changes.

What time does the first train from Alicante Terminal to Zürich leave?

The first train from Alicante Terminal to Zürich leaves at 09:40. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Alicante Terminal to Zürich leave?

The last train from Alicante Terminal to Zürich leaves at 10:30. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Alicante Terminal and Zürich by train?

Trains travelling from Alicante Terminal to Zürich cover a distance of around 773 miles (1244 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Zürich to Alicante Terminal.
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 Alicante Terminal to Zürich for a typical week day using timetable data for 27/02/2018. 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 28/08/2020 for travel on 15/07/2020 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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