There are 7 ways to get from Gare de Lyon to Zürich HB by train, bus, car or plane

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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Train  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Zürich HB Tgv

$120 - $140

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  11 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Zurich N99 / ...

$42 - $72

5 alternative options

Bus Eurolines CH  •  9 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris to Zurich

$52 - $77

Drive  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Gare de Lyon to Zürich HB 408 miles

$85 - $130

Fly Paris CDG to Zurich  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Zurich (ZRH) CDG - ZRH

$76 - $296

Fly Paris Orly to Mulhouse, train  •  4 h 31 min

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

$97 - $384

Fly Paris CDG to Basel, train  •  5 h 34 min

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

$91 - $351

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gare de Lyon to Zürich HB is to bus which costs 35€ - 65€ and takes 11 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gare de Lyon to Zürich HB is to train which costs 100€ - 115€ and takes 4 h 11 min.

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The distance between Gare de Lyon and Zürich HB is 486 km. The road distance is 652.8 km.

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The train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Zürich HB takes 4 h 11 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gare de Lyon to Zürich HB. However, there are services departing from Van Gogh and arriving at Zurich via Paris. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 49 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Paris Gare de Lyon and arriving at Zürich HB. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 11 min.

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What companies run services between Gare de Lyon, Île-de-France, France and Zürich HB, Switzerland?

TGV operates a train from Gare de Lyon to Zürich HB every 4 hours. Tickets cost $120 - $140 and the journey takes 4 h 11 min. Alternatively, Eurolines CH operates a bus from Gare de Lyon to Zürich HB 3 times a week. Tickets cost $50 - $75 and the journey takes 8 h 13 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 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Paris CDG to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
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 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
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
Flights from Paris CDG to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Train operators
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
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
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
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to Zurich
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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