Duration 3 days 8h
Distance 812.9 km
Average price SFr 230
Frequency Weekly

Trip overview

The train between Calais and Switzerland takes 3 days 8h. The train runs, on average, once a week from Calais 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.

Train via Strasbourg

  1. Calais Ville
  2. Lille Europe
  3. Strasbourg
  4. Basel SBB
  5. Zürich
8h 6m
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SFr 165 - SFr 280

Calais to Switzerland train times

Trains run once a week between Calais and Zürich. The service departs Calais at 07:16 in the morning, which arrives into Zürich at 15:30. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3 days 8h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Calais to Switzerland. However, there are services departing from Calais Ville and arriving at Zürich Stadelhofen via Lille Europe, Strasbourg, Basel SBB and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 6m.

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The distance between Calais and Switzerland is 656 km. The road distance is 812.9 km.

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Calais to Switzerland train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Calais Ville station.

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

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