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There are 9 ways to get from Dublin to Switzerland by plane, bus, car ferry, train, bus and ferry or car

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

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Fly to Geneva  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Geneva (GVA) DUB - GVA

$58 - $200

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Fly to Basel  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Basel (BSL) DUB - BSL

$63 - $320

Fly to Zurich  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Zurich (ZRH) DUB - ZRH

$86 - $265

Fly to Milan Malpensa, bus  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) DUB - MXP
  2. Take the bus from Milan Airport Malpensa 1 to Lugano, Piazzale Besso

$65 - $193

Car ferry, train  •  18 h 20 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Take the train from Holyhead to London Euston
  3. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy
  4. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Zürich HB Tgv

$390 - $693

Car ferry, train via Mulhouse Ville  •  18 h 50 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Take the train from Holyhead to London Euston
  3. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy
  4. Take the train from Marne la Vallée-Chessy to Mulhouse Ville Tgv
  5. Take the train from Mulhouse Ville to Zürich HB 3-Y / ...

$399 - $723

Bus and ferry, bus  •  32 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria 871
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Brussels, Brussels-North station 328 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Brussels North to Zurich

$148 - $265

Car ferry, train, bus  •  33 h 19 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Take the train from Holyhead to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the bus from Birmingham, Navigation Street to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals M11
  4. Take the bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière
  5. Take the bus from Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station to Zurich 299

$172 - $250

Car ferry, drive  •  18 h 20 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Drive from Holyhead to Dover
  3. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  4. Drive from Calais to Zürich

$237 - $357

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Switzerland is to fly which costs 50€ - 180€ and takes 4 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Switzerland is to fly which costs 50€ - 280€ and takes 4 h 44 min.

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The distance between Dublin and Switzerland is 1260 km.

The best way to get from Dublin to Switzerland without a car is to car ferry and train which takes 18 h 20 min and costs 330€ - 600€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 50 min to get from Dublin to Switzerland, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Dublin Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 5 min.

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Switzerland is 1 h ahead of Dublin. It is currently 12:24 AM in Dublin and 1:24 AM in Switzerland.

Swiss, Aer Lingus, Air France and three other airlines offer flights from Dublin Airport to Geneva Airport.

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There are 634+ hotels available in Switzerland. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Dublin Airport is to line 747 bus which takes 17 min and costs 5€.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Switzerland.
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  • Distance: 787.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 50 min

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Switzerland?

Swiss, Aer Lingus and five other airlines fly from Dublin to Geneva hourly.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dublin to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Dublin to Geneva via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Flights from Dublin to Basel via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Dublin to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Flights from Dublin to Zurich via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Dublin to Zurich via London City
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Dublin to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Flights from Dublin to Milan Malpensa via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dublin to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Dublin to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Dublin to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Dublin to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Dublin to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Dublin to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dublin to Geneva via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Dublin to Basel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Dublin to Zurich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Dublin to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $470
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Dublin to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Flights from Dublin to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Dublin to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Flights from Dublin to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to Basel
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Flights from Dublin to Milan Malpensa via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Flights from Dublin to Milan Malpensa via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Dublin to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Dublin to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Dublin to Zurich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to London Euston
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $240
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$95 - $140
Anytime Day Single
$150 - $240
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $260
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$80 - $260
Premier
$200 - $300
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $230
Train from Marne la Vallée-Chessy to Mulhouse Ville
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $105
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$90 - $105
1st Class
$120 - $180
Train from Mulhouse Ville to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $34
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $34
1st Class
$48 - $53
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 Mulhouse Ville to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
First Anytime Day Single
$100 - $160
Bus operators
Malpensa Express Bus
Phone
+41 91 858 23 23
Email
info@giosytours.ch
Website
malpensa-express.com
Bus from Milan Airport Malpensa 1 to Lugano, Piazzale Besso
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
malpensa-express.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lille to Brussels North
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $60
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
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 Lille to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station to Zurich
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Brussels North to Zurich
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Book at
eurolines.ch
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
regiojet.com
Ferry operators

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