Duration 10h 29m
Distance 890.5 km
Average price SFr 200
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Groningen and Switzerland takes 10h 29m and the fastest train takes 9h 19m. There is at least one train per day from Groningen to Switzerland. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Groningen
  2. Zwolle
  3. Arnhem Centraal
  4. Basel SBB
  5. Zürich
10h 45m
SFr 178 - SFr 294

Groningen to Switzerland train times

Trains run once daily between Groningen and Zürich. The service departs Groningen at 06:48 in the morning, which arrives into Zürich at 16:07. All services require a transfer, and take on average 10h 29m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Groningen to Switzerland? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Groningen to Switzerland. However, there are services departing from Groningen and arriving at Zürich Stadelhofen via Zwolle, Arnhem Centraal, Basel SBB and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 45m.

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The distance between Groningen and Switzerland is 724 km. The road distance is 890.5 km.

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Groningen to Switzerland train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Groningen station.

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Groningen to Switzerland train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Zürich HB station.

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