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There are 10 ways to get from Zürich to Biggleswade by train, bus, car, car train, car ferry or plane

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Train

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Paris Gare de Lyon
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord to London St Pancras Eurostar
  3. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Biggleswade

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Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Zurich Bus Station to Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon
  2. Take the bus from Luxembourg P+R Bouillon to London Victoria Green Line Station
  3. Take the train from Finsbury Park to Biggleswade

Bus, train via Colmar

  1. Take the bus from Zurich Bus Station to Colmar
  2. Take the train from Colmar to Luxembourg
  3. Take the bus from Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière to London, Victoria Green Line Station
  4. Take the train from London Blackfriars to Biggleswade

Drive, Eurotunnel

  1. Drive from Zürich to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Biggleswade

Drive, car ferry

  1. Drive from Zürich to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Biggleswade

Fly Zurich to London Heathrow, train

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to London Heathrow (LHR)
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Biggleswade

Fly Zurich to London City, train

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to London City (LCY)
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Biggleswade

Fly Zurich to London Gatwick, train

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to London Gatwick (LGW)
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Biggleswade

Train to Basel, fly to London Heathrow, train

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to London Heathrow (LHR)
  3. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Biggleswade

Train to Basel, fly to London Gatwick, train

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to London Gatwick (LGW)
  3. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Biggleswade
Switzerland → United Kingdom
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International entry into United Kingdom from Switzerland

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
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Allowed for: All visitors with the below exceptions

Restricted for: Foreign nationals that have visited Afghanistan, Angola, Argentina, Bangladesh, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Burundi, Cabo Verde, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, Eritrea, Eswatini, Ethiopia, French Guiana, Georgia, Guyana, Haiti, Indonesia, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Maldives, Mayotte, Mexico, Mongolia, Montenegro, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Oman, Pakistan, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Réunion, Rwanda, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Tanzania, Thailand, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Uganda, Uruguay, Venezuela, Zambia and Zimbabwe in the past 10 days

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Conditions of entry into United Kingdom from Switzerland

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before departure, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include a COVID-19 test to be taken on day 2
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Switzerland
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, Austria, Barbados, Bermuda, British Indian Ocean Territory, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Cayman Islands, Croatia, Denmark, Falkland Islands, Finland, Germany, Gibraltar, Grenada, Guernsey, Hong Kong, Iceland, Ireland, Isle of Man, Israel, Jersey, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Malta, Montserrat, New Zealand, Norway, Pitcairn, Romania, Saint Helena, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, Switzerland, Taiwan and Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Ireland, Jersey, Guernsey and Isle of Man
  • Before departure, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include a COVID-19 test to be taken on day 2
This applies to arrivals from Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, Austria, Barbados, Bermuda, British Indian Ocean Territory, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Cayman Islands, Croatia, Denmark, Falkland Islands, Finland, Germany, Gibraltar, Grenada, Guernsey, Hong Kong, Iceland, Ireland, Isle of Man, Israel, Jersey, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Malta, Montserrat, New Zealand, Norway, Pitcairn, Romania, Saint Helena, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, Switzerland, Taiwan and Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Cyprus, India, Monaco, San Marino, United Arab Emirates, United States and Vatican
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in United Kingdom

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Regional advice

Regional advice

Considerations leaving from Switzerland

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering United Kingdom from Switzerland.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Biggleswade is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Biggleswade is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Biggleswade is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 111.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Switzerland from United Kingdom.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 18 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Biggleswade is to bus and train which costs SFr 65 - SFr 90 and takes 19h 32m.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Biggleswade is to fly and train which costs SFr 120 - SFr 550 and takes 6h 13m.

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No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Biggleswade. However, there are services departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Biggleswade via Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Nord and London St Pancras International LL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 23m.

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It is approximately 514 miles to get from Zürich to Biggleswade.

The best way to get from Zürich to Biggleswade without a car is to train which takes 9h 23m and costs SFr 250 - SFr 600.

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It takes approximately 9h 23m to get from Zürich to Biggleswade, including transfers.

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Zürich to Biggleswade train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Zürich HB station.

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The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 45m.

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Biggleswade is 1h behind Zürich. It is currently 9:43 AM in Zürich and 8:43 AM in Biggleswade.

Zürich to Biggleswade train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Biggleswade station.

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Map of how to get from Zürich to Biggleswade.
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  • Distance: 513.6 miles
  • Duration: 9h 23m

What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Biggleswade, England?

You can take a train from Zürich to Biggleswade via Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Nord, London St Pancras Eurostar, and London St Pancras International LL in around 9h 23m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Zurich to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £350
Flights from Zurich to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£60 - £210
Flights from Basel to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£55 - £110
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£70 - £370
Flights from Zurich to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£70 - £330
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Zurich to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £150
Flights from Basel to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£60 - £190
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Zurich to London Heathrow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £340
Flights from Basel to London Heathrow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£100 - £270
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to London Heathrow via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£130 - £550
Flights from Zurich to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Zurich to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£110 - £750
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Zurich to London Heathrow via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£70 - £370
Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Zürich HB to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£80 - £110
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
£80 - £95
1st Class
£90 - £110
Train from Colmar to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£45 - £55
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
£45 - £55
1st Class
£45 - £55
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£21 - £30
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
£26 - £30
1st Class
£21 - £25
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Biggleswade
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£18 - £23
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£18 - £23
Train from London Blackfriars to Biggleswade
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£19 - £24
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£19 - £24
Train from Finsbury Park to Biggleswade
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£17 - £22
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£17 - £22
Train from Gatwick Airport to Biggleswade
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£30 - £40
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£30 - £40
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£131
Website
Eurotunnel
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£20 - £28
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£25 - £45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Sbb
Website
delfi.de
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
DB Fernverkehr
Website
delfi.de
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
delfi.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich Bus Station to Colmar
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
£8 - £11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zurich Bus Station to Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
£19 - £24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière to London, Victoria Green Line Station
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£14 - £20
Website
RegioJet
Bus from Luxembourg P+R Bouillon to London Victoria Green Line Station
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
£14 - £20
Website
RegioJet
FlixBus-de
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Zurich Bus Station to Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Ferry operators

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Brussels Airlines, Air France, KLM and three other airlines offer flights from Zurich Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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There are 221+ hotels available in Biggleswade. Prices start at £75 per night.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Zurich Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs SFr 10 - SFr 20.

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