There are 12 ways to get from Liège to Zürich 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 via Mannheim Hbf  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Liège-Guillemins to Köln Hbf Tha / ...
  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 / ...

$155 - $275

Cheapest option

Bus Eurolines CH  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Liege to Zurich N831

$45 - $75

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Train  •  8 h 9 min

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

$155 - $265

Bus Eurolines DE  •  11 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Liege to Karlsruhe
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Zurich Ouibus

$60 - $83

Drive  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Liège to Zürich 361.1 miles

$75 - $110

Train to Brussels, fly to Zurich  •  4 h 31 min

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

$96 - $311

Train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly to Zurich  •  4 h 56 min

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

$87 - $263

Train to Brussels, fly to Basel, train  •  5 h 31 min

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

$88 - $326

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly to Zurich  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Liège-Guillemins to Köln Hbf
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Zurich (ZRH) FRA - ZRH

$156 - $395

Train, train to Luxembourg, fly to Zurich  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Liege-Guillemins to Marloie
  2. Take the train from Marloie to Luxembourg
  3. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Zurich (ZRH) LUX - ZRH

$78 - $283

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Zurich  •  5 h 45 min

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

$79 - $250

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

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

$73 - $425

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Liège to Zürich is to bus which costs 50€ - 75€ and takes 11 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Liège to Zürich is to train and fly which takes 4 h 31 min and costs 80€ - 270€.

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The distance between Liège and Zürich is 423 km. The road distance is 578 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 55 min to get from Liège to Zürich, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Liege and arriving at Zurich. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Liège to Zürich. However, there are services departing from Liège-Guillemins and arriving at Zürich HB via Köln Hbf, Mannheim Hbf and Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 55 min.

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What companies run services between Liège, Belgium and Zürich, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Liège to Zürich via Köln Hbf, Mannheim Hbf, and Basel SBB in around 6 h 55 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. FlixBus also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Brussels to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $1,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
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
$65 - $300
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Brussels to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
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 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
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
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
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 Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
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 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Liège-Guillemins to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$35 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $75
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Liège-Guillemins to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Leuven to Antwerpen-Berchem
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $18
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
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
$50 - $85
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
Train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
NS International
Website
nsinternational.nl
Train from Koln Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
nsinternational.nl
Train from Koln Hbf to Frankfurt Flughafen Fernb
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
nsinternational.nl
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
Nmbs/Sncb
Website
belgianrail.be
Train from Liege-Guillemins to Louvain
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
belgianrail.be
Train from Liege-Guillemins to Marloie
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
belgianrail.be
Train from Marloie to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
belgianrail.be
Train from Louvain to Anvers-Berchem
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
belgianrail.be
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
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Liège to Zurich
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Liege to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
eurolines.de
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Karlsruhe to Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
Ouibus

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