There are 8 ways to get from France to Lech by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  9 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Zürich HB Tgv
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Feldkirch Rj / ...
  3. Take the train from Feldkirch to Langen am Arlberg En / ...

$192 - $258

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Bus  •  15 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris to Zurich
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Bregenz 283 / ...

$93 - $134

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Bus, train  •  17 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Zurich
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Feldkirch Rj / ...
  3. Take the train from Feldkirch to Langen am Arlberg En / ...

$167 - $248

Drive  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Lech 532.1 miles

$110 - $170

Fly Nice to Zurich, train  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Zurich (ZRH) NCE - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Feldkirch
  3. Take the train from Feldkirch to Langen am Arlberg

$157 - $382

Fly Toulouse to Friedrichshafen, train  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to Friedrichshafen (FDH) TLS - FDH
  2. Take the train from Friedrichshafen Stadt to Langen am Arlberg

$217 - $696

Fly Paris CDG to Zurich, train  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Zurich (ZRH) CDG - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Feldkirch
  3. Take the train from Feldkirch to Langen am Arlberg

$162 - $417

Fly Lyon to Zurich, train  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Zurich (ZRH) LYS - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Feldkirch
  3. Take the train from Feldkirch to Langen am Arlberg

$163 - $364

Questions & Answers

The distance between France and Lech is 630 km. The road distance is 851.4 km.

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The best way to get from France to Lech without a car is to train which takes 9 h 21 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 21 min to get from France to Lech, including transfers.

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The best way to get from France to Lech is to train which takes 9 h 21 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 15 h 37 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between France to Lech is 851 km. It takes approximately 8 h 18 min to drive from France to Lech.

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Lufthansa and Swiss offer flights from Nice Airport to Zurich Airport.

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There are 2036+ hotels available in Lech. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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The best way to get from France to Nice Airport is to line 99 bus which takes 13 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from France to Lech.
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  • Distance: 393.9 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 21 min

What companies run services between France and Lech, Austria?

You can take a train from Paris to Lech via Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, Zürich HB, Feldkirch, and Langen am Arlberg in around 9 h 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paris to Lech via Gallieni, Paris, Zurich, Bregenz, Alberschwende, Alberschwende Dorfplatz, and Schröcken Dorf in around 15 h 37 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nice to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
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
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nice to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Toulouse to Friedrichshafen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,600
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
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Twin Jet
Website
twinjet.fr
Flights from Toulouse to Friedrichshafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Lyon to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $410
Train operators
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
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 Zürich HB to Feldkirch
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Feldkirch to Langen am Arlberg
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Friedrichshafen Stadt to Langen am Arlberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
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
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Zurich
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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