There are 10 ways to get from Liège to Switzerland by train, bus, night 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 via Mannheim Hbf  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Liège-Guillemins to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB 3 / ...

$172 - $279

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Night bus  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Take the night bus from Liège to Zurich N831

$37 - $60

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Train  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Liège-Guillemins to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Zürich HB Ec

$169 - $268

Bus  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Liege to Zurich

$56 - $89

Drive  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Liège to Zürich 361.1 miles

$75 - $110

Train to Brussels, fly to Basel  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Liege-Guillemins to Louvain
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Basel (BSL) BRU - BSL

$66 - $280

Train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly to Zurich  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Liège-Guillemins to Köln Hauptbahnhof
  2. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Zurich (ZRH) CGN - ZRH

$93 - $252

Train, train to Luxembourg, fly to Zurich  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Liege-Guillemins to Troisvierges
  2. Take the train from Troisvierges, Gare to Pfaffenthal-Kirchberg, Gare
  3. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Zurich (ZRH) LUX - ZRH

$94 - $305

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Zurich  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Liège-Guillemins to Köln Hauptbahnhof
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Zurich (ZRH) DUS - ZRH

$85 - $227

Train, train to Antwerp, fly to Zurich  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Liege-Guillemins to Louvain
  2. Take the train from Louvain to Anvers-Berchem
  3. Fly from Antwerp (ANR) to Zurich (ZRH) ANR - ZRH

$82 - $439

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Liège to Switzerland is to night bus which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 8 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Liège to Switzerland is to train and fly which costs 55€ - 240€ and takes 4 h 19 min.

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The distance between Liège and Switzerland is 469 km. The road distance is 577.8 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 4 min to get from Liège to Switzerland, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Liège to Switzerland. However, there are services departing from Liège-Guillemins and arriving at Zürich Stadelhofen via Köln Hbf, Mannheim Hbf, Basel SBB and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 4 min.

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What companies run services between Liège, Belgium and Switzerland?

You can take a train from Liège to Zürich via Köln Hauptbahnhof, Köln Hbf, Mannheim Hbf, Basel SBB, and Zürich HB in around 7 h 4 min. Alternatively, Eurolines CH operates a bus from Liège to Zürich 3 times a week. Tickets cost $45 - $75 and the journey takes 8 h 45 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Luxembourg to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$70 - $1,000
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Luxembourg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Dusseldorf to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $1,000
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Brussels to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $290
VLM Airlines
Website
flyvlm.com
Flights from Antwerp to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Liège-Guillemins to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $210
Website
bahn.de
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
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Liege-Guillemins to Louvain
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$9 - $14
1st Class
$14 - $21
Train from Liege-Guillemins to Troisvierges
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$10 - $16
1st Class
$16 - $24
Train from Louvain to Anvers-Berchem
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $18
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Troisvierges, Gare to Pfaffenthal-Kirchberg, Gare
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Website
cfl.lu
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Liege to Zurich
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Book at
eurolines.ch
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Liège to Zurich
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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