Duration 8h 7m
Distance 623.8 km
Average price SFr 230
Frequency 11/day

Trip overview

The average train between Leuven and Zürich takes 8h 7m and the fastest train takes 6h 42m. The train service runs several times per day from Leuven to Zürich. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Paris

  1. Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Paris l'Est
  3. Strasbourg
  4. Basel Sbb
  5. Zürich
8h 5m
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SFr 186 - SFr 378

Leuven to Zürich train times

Trains run every two hours between Leuven and Zürich. The earliest departure is at 07:42 in the morning, and the last departure from Leuven is at 21:42 which arrives into Zürich at 11:24. All services require a transfer, and take on average 8h 7m. 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

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No, there is no direct train from Leuven to Zürich. However, there are services departing from Louvain / Leuven and arriving at Zuerich Hb via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, Paris l'Est, Strasbourg and Basel Sbb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 5m.

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The distance between Leuven and Zürich is 481 km. The road distance is 623.8 km.

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Leuven to Zürich train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi station.

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Leuven to Zürich train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Zuerich Hb station.

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