Duration 6h 7m
Distance 430.2 km
Average price SFr 193
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average train between Lyon and Zurich Airport (ZRH) takes 6h 7m and the fastest train takes 5h 4m. The train service runs several times per day from Lyon to Zurich Airport (ZRH). 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. Lyon Part Dieu
    Ter / ...
  2. Genève
  3. Zurich Airport (ZRH)
5h 55m
SFr 113 - SFr 209

Lyon to Zurich Airport (ZRH) train times

Trains run every four hours between Lyon and Zurich Airport (ZRH). The earliest departure is at 14:38 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Lyon is at 20:38 which arrives into Zurich Airport (ZRH) at 08:42. All services require a transfer, and take on average 6h 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

Want to know about travelling from Lyon to Zurich Airport (ZRH)? 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 Lyon to Zurich Airport (ZRH). However, there are services departing from Lyon Part Dieu and arriving at Zürich Flughafen via Genève. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 55m.

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The distance between Lyon and Zurich Airport (ZRH) is 341 km. The road distance is 430.2 km.

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Lyon to Zurich Airport (ZRH) train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Lyon Part Dieu station.

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Lyon to Zurich Airport (ZRH) train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Zürich Flughafen station.

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There are 589+ hotels available in Zurich Airport (ZRH). Prices start at SFr 100 per night.

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You can take a train from Lyon to Zurich Airport (ZRH) via Genève in around 5h 55m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Twice a week
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 95

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