There are 13 ways to get from Switzerland to London by plane, train, shuttle, bus, car, car train or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Geneva to London City  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to London City (LCY) GVA - LCY

$68 - $231

Cheapest option

Fly Basel to London Gatwick, train  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to London Gatwick (LGW) BSL - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria

$58 - $254

11 alternative options

Fly Geneva to London Heathrow  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to London Heathrow (LHR) GVA - LHR

$82 - $215

Fly Basel to London Heathrow  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to London Heathrow (LHR) BSL - LHR

$81 - $274

Fly Geneva to London Gatwick, train  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to London Gatwick (LGW) GVA - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria

$64 - $195

Fly Zurich to London City  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to London City (LCY) ZRH - LCY

$86 - $347

Train to Milan Linate, fly to London City  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to London City (LCY) LIN - LCY

$84 - $366

Shuttle to Milan Malpensa, fly to London Gatwick, train  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Lugano FFS, Piazzale Besso to Milan Airport Malpensa 1
  2. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to London Gatwick (LGW) MXP - LGW
  3. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria

$81 - $233

Train  •  8 h 23 min

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

$212 - $421

Bus  •  20 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Brussels North
  2. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to London 815 / ...

$89 - $171

Bus via Paris, Paris  •  21 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Paris, Paris 099
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to London 700

$87 - $153

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  9 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to London

$307 - $364

Drive, car ferry  •  10 h 33 min

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

$152 - $223

What companies run services between Switzerland and London, England?

British Airways, Swiss and three other airlines fly from Geneva to London every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Zürich to London via Zürich HB, Paris Gare De Lyon, and Paris Nord Eurostar in around 8 h 23 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Geneva to London City
Avg. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $700
Flights from Geneva to London Heathrow
Avg. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Basel to London Heathrow
Avg. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Flights from Geneva to London Gatwick
Avg. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $650
Flights from Zurich to London City
Avg. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Milan Linate to London City
Avg. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $1,200
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to London Gatwick
Avg. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Flights from Geneva to London Gatwick via Amsterdam
Avg. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Flights from Geneva to London Gatwick via Nantes
Avg. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Flights from Basel to London Gatwick
Avg. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Basel to London Gatwick via Amsterdam
Avg. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Milan Malpensa to London Gatwick
Avg. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from Milan Malpensa to London Gatwick via Amsterdam
Avg. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from Milan Malpensa to London Gatwick via Paris CDG
Avg. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from Milan Malpensa to London Gatwick via Munich
Avg. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to London City
Avg. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Geneva to London City via Zurich
Avg. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Geneva to London Heathrow
Avg. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Flights from Geneva to London Gatwick
Avg. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $3,800
Flights from Zurich to London City
Avg. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to London City via Frankfurt
Avg. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Basel to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Avg. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Basel to London Heathrow via Munich
Avg. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Zurich to London City via Frankfurt
Avg. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Milan Linate to London City via Frankfurt
Avg. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to London City
Avg. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Milan Linate to London City via Rome
Avg. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Geneva to London City via Amsterdam
Avg. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Basel to London Heathrow via Amsterdam
Avg. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Zurich to London City via Amsterdam
Avg. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Geneva to London Heathrow via Dusseldorf
Avg. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Flights from Basel to London Heathrow via Dusseldorf
Avg. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Basel to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Avg. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Geneva to London City via Luxembourg
Avg. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Geneva to London Heathrow via Brussels
Avg. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Train operators
German Railways (DB)
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
Avg. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Zürich HB to Paris Gare de Lyon
Avg. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$170 - $240
Eurostar
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Avg. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$184
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Malpensa Express Bus
Phone
+41 91 858 23 23
Email
info@giosytours.ch
Website
malpensa-express.com
Shuttle from Lugano FFS, Piazzale Besso to Milan Airport Malpensa 1
Avg. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
malpensa-express.com
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zurich to Brussels North
Avg. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Book at
eurolines.ch
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to London
Avg. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zurich to Paris, Paris
Avg. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to London
Avg. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Brusel, CCN, gare du Nord to Londýn, Victoria Green Line Station
Avg. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Switzerland to London?

The distance between Switzerland and London is 801 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Switzerland to London?

The cheapest way to get from Switzerland to London is to fly which costs SFr 100 and takes 4 h 22 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Switzerland to London?

The quickest way to get from Switzerland to London is to fly which takes 4 h 11 min and costs SFr 140.

Is there a direct train between Switzerland and London?

No, there is no direct train from Switzerland to London. However, there are services departing from Zürich Stadelhofen and arriving at London St. Pancras International via Zürich HB, Paris Gare De Lyon and Paris Nord Eurostar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 23 min.

How long does it take to get from Switzerland to London?

It takes approximately 4 h 22 min to get from Switzerland to London, including transfers.