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Duration 4h 12m
Distance 659.5 km
Average price SFr 131
Frequency 3/day

Trip overview

The average train between Paris and Switzerland takes 4h 12m and the fastest train takes 4h 10m. The train service runs several times per day from Paris 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. Paris Gare De Lyon
  2. Zürich
4h 8m
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SFr 110 - SFr 148

Paris to Switzerland train times

Trains run three times a day between Paris Bercy and Zürich. The earliest departure is at 07:22 in the morning, and the last departure from Paris Bercy is at 18:14 which arrives into Zürich at 22:32. All services require a transfer at ZUERICH HB and take an average of 4h 12m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Paris 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.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Switzerland. However, there are services departing from Paris Gare De Lyon and arriving at Zürich Stadelhofen via Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 8m.

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The distance between Paris and Switzerland is 495 km. The road distance is 659.5 km.

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Paris to Switzerland train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Paris Gare De Lyon station.

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Paris to Switzerland train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Zuerich Hb station.

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There are 297+ hotels available in Switzerland. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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What companies run services between Paris and Switzerland?

TGV inOui operates a train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Zuerich Hb 5 times a day. Tickets cost SFr 100 - SFr 140 and the journey takes 4h 4m.
Train operators
TGV inOui
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
5 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 100 - SFr 140

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.

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0033 892 353535
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
5 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 100 - SFr 140
2nd Class
SFr 100 - SFr 120
1st Class
SFr 110 - SFr 140

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