There are 7 ways to get from Bourges to Zürich by train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Bourges to Dijon Ville
  2. Take the train from Dijon Ville to Zürich HB Tgv

$109 - $136

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  10 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Bourges to Dijon Ville
  2. Take the train from Dijon Ville to Besançon-Viotte Tgv
  3. Take the bus from Besançon to Zurich 099

$78 - $115

5 alternative options

Train via Nevers  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Bourges to Nevers Ic
  2. Take the train from Nevers to Dijon Ville
  3. Take the train from Dijon Ville to Zürich HB Tgv

$117 - $149

Drive  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Bourges to Zürich 367.4 miles

$75 - $120

Train to Paris CDG, fly to Zurich  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Bourges to Paris Austerlitz
  2. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Zurich (ZRH) CDG - ZRH

$122 - $349

Train to Paris Orly, fly to Mulhouse, train  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Bourges to Paris Austerlitz
  2. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Mulhouse (MLH) ORY - MLH
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB

$124 - $424

Train to Lyon, fly to Zurich  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Bourges to Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Zurich (ZRH) LYS - ZRH

$131 - $308

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The cheapest way to get from Bourges to Zürich is to drive which costs 65€ - 100€ and takes 6 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bourges to Zürich is to drive which costs 65€ - 100€ and takes 6 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bourges to Zürich. However, there are services departing from Bourges and arriving at Zürich HB via Dijon Ville. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 37 min.

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The distance between Bourges and Zürich is 465 km. The road distance is 587.8 km.

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The best way to get from Bourges to Zürich without a car is to train which takes 6 h 37 min and costs 90€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 37 min to get from Bourges to Zürich, including transfers.

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Bourges to Zürich train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Bourges station.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Zurich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Bourges to Zürich train services, operated by TGV, arrive at Zürich HB station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bourges to Zürich is 588 km. It takes approximately 6 h 23 min to drive from Bourges to Zürich.

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  • Distance: 290.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 37 min

What companies run services between Bourges, France and Zürich, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Bourges to Zürich via Dijon Ville in around 6 h 37 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Flights from Paris Orly to Mulhouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Twin Jet
Website
twinjet.fr
Flights from Lyon to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $410
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Bourges to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$60 - $95
Train from Bourges to Nevers
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Nevers to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $75
Train from Dijon Ville to Besançon-Viotte
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$26 - $40
Train from Bourges to Paris Austerlitz
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
Train from Bourges to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$70 - $110
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Dijon Ville to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$95 - $130
Train from Dijon Ville to Besançon-Viotte
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $29
1st Class
$42 - $43
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Besançon to Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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