There are 7 ways to get from Dublin to Zürich by plane, train, car ferry, bus and ferry, bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Zurich  •  4 h 50 min

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

$90 - $273

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Fly to Basel, train  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Basel (BSL) DUB - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB

$97 - $387

Car ferry, train via Strasbourg  •  18 h 11 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 Strasbourg Tgv
  5. Take the train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
  6. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB 3 / ...

$397 - $727

Car ferry, train  •  18 h 34 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 / ...

$388 - $712

Bus and ferry, bus  •  32 h 17 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 782 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Zurich 299

$124 - $190

Car ferry, bus  •  38 h 4 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Cherbourg
  2. Take the bus from Cherbourg-Octeville to Paris - Roissy Coach station CDG Airport
  3. Take the bus from Paris to Zurich

$115 - $196

Car ferry, drive  •  18 h 18 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

$236 - $357

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Zürich is to fly which costs 75€ - 240€ and takes 4 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Zürich is to fly which costs 75€ - 240€ and takes 4 h 50 min.

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The distance between Dublin and Zürich is 1238 km.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Zürich. However, there are services departing from Dublin and arriving at Zurich via London Victoria, Lille and Brussels, Brussels-North station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 h 17 min.

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Dublin to Zürich bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria station.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Zürich.
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  • Distance: 774 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 50 min

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Zürich, Switzerland?

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

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dublin to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Dublin to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Dublin to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Dublin to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dublin to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Flights from Dublin to Zurich via London City
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Dublin to Zurich via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Dublin to Basel via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dublin to Zurich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Dublin to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Dublin to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dublin to Zurich via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to Basel
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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
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
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
$140 - $230
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$90 - $140
Anytime Day Single
$140 - $230
Eurostar
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Contact Details
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
$190 - $290
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marne la Vallée-Chessy to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$80 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $160
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
$47 - $52
SNCF
Bus operators
FlixBus
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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 Brussels, Brussels-North station to Zurich
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Cherbourg-Octeville to Paris - Roissy Coach station CDG Airport
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Paris to Zurich
Ave. Duration
8 h 13 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Book at
eurolines.ch
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$38 - $42
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $160
On Foot
$38 - $42
car
$114
Passenger
$40
Car ferry from Dublin to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $160
On Foot
$75 - $90
car
$114
Passenger
$40

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