Directions from Dublin to Zürich

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. DUB - ZRH

$90 - $274

6 alternative options

Fly to Basel, train  •  5 h 55 min

  1. DUB - BSL

$97 - $388

Car ferry, train  •  17 h 57 min

  1. Tgv

$398 - $699

Car ferry, train via Mulhouse Ville  •  18 h 36 min

  1. Tgv
  2. Tgv / ...

$391 - $688

Bus and ferry, bus  •  31 h 22 min

  1. 871

$98 - $132

Car ferry, train, bus  •  36 h 30 min

  1. X07 / ...

$182 - $283

Car ferry, drive  •  19 h 3 min

$239 - $358

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 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dublin to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 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
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dublin to Zurich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 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 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dublin to Zurich via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
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
$35 - $65
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
$150 - $240
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$95 - $150
Anytime Day Single
$150 - $240
Eurostar
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
$85 - $270
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$85 - $270
Premier
$200 - $310
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$160 - $230
Train from Marne la Vallée-Chessy to Mulhouse Ville
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$95 - $110
1st Class
$130 - $190
Train from Mulhouse Ville to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $25
1st Class
$28 - $45
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
First Anytime Day Single
$80 - $120
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
Ouibus
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
$55 - $75
Book at
eurolines.ch
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Manchester to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
22 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Dublin and Zürich is 1238 km.

The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Zürich is to bus and ferry and bus which costs 80€ - 120€ and takes 31 h 22 min.

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

No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Zürich. However, there are services departing from Dublin and arriving at Zurich via London, Brussels City Center - Midi Train station and Brussels North. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 22 min.

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