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There are 5 ways to get from Arth, Am See to Paris by train, night bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6h 11m

  1. Take the train from Arth-Goldau to Zuerich Hb Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Paris Gare De Lyon Tgv

113€ - 181€

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Train to Zurich, fly  •  5h 21m

  1. Take the train from Arth-Goldau to Zuerich Hb
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Paris CDG (CDG) ZRH - CDG

80€ - 288€

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Train, night bus  •  12h 16m

  1. Take the train from Schwyz to Basel SBB Ir26
  2. Take the night bus from Mulhouse to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine Strasbourg > Mulhouse > Besançon > Dijon > Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine > Paris - Roissy Charles De Gaulle Airport / ...

Drive  •  6h 29m

  1. Drive from Arth, Am See to Paris Gallieni 694.8 km

75€ - 120€

Train to Basel, fly  •  6h 34m

  1. Take the train from Arth-Goldau to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Paris CDG (CDG) BSL - CDG

115€ - 279€

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The cheapest way to get from Arth, Am See to Paris is to drive which costs SFr 80 - SFr 130 and takes 6h 29m.

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The fastest way to get from Arth, Am See to Paris is to train and fly. Taking this option will cost SFr 85 - SFr 320 and takes 5h 21m.

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The distance between Arth, Am See and Paris is 501 km. The road distance is 694.8 km.

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The best way to get from Arth, Am See to Paris without a car is to train which takes 6h 11m and costs SFr 120 - SFr 200.

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It takes approximately 6h 11m to get from Arth, Am See to Paris, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Arth, Am See to Paris is 695 km. It takes approximately 6h 29m to drive from Arth, Am See to Paris.

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Air France and Swiss offer flights from Zurich Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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There are 9695+ hotels available in Paris. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Arth, Am See to Paris.
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  • Distance: 500.6 km
  • Duration: 6h 11m

What companies run services between Arth, Am See, Switzerland and Paris, France?

You can take a train from Arth, Am See to Paris Bercy via Arth-Goldau, Bahnhof, Arth-Goldau, and Zuerich Hb in around 6h 11m.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 550€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 310€
Flights from Basel to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 250€
Train operators
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 Arth-Goldau to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 35€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Arth-Goldau to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 70€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Südostbahn
Phone
+41 58 580 70 70
Email
info@sob.ch
Website
sob.ch
Train from Arth-Goldau to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Südostbahn
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Schwyz to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Südostbahn
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Arth-Goldau to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Südostbahn
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Arth-Goldau to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
18€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
18€ - 24€
1st Class
35€ - 55€
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 Zuerich Hb to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
95€ - 130€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
95€ - 110€
1st Class
100€ - 130€
Bus operators
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Night bus from Mulhouse to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
17€ - 21€
Website
Blablabus
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
Night bus from Mulhouse to Paris
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
26€ - 35€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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