There are 14 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Swiss Alps by plane, train, subway, bus, car, car train or car ferry

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 London City to Zurich, train  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Zurich (ZRH) LCY - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Arth-Goldau
  3. Take the train from Erstfeld to Airolo

$122 - $427

Cheapest option

Train to London Luton, fly to Zurich, train  •  9 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Zurich (ZRH) LTN - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Arth-Goldau
  4. Take the train from Erstfeld to Airolo

$106 - $326

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Fly London City to Milan Linate, train  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Milan Linate (LIN) LCY - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Bellinzona
  3. Take the train from Bellinzona to Airolo

$125 - $411

Fly London City to Berne, train  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Berne (BRN) LCY - BRN
  2. Take the train from Thun to Brig
  3. Take the train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Andermatt

$334 - $1,079

Tube to London Heathrow, fly to Zurich, train, line 2 train, line 110 bus  •  9 h 40 min

  1. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Zurich (ZRH) LHR - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Arth-Goldau
  4. Take the line 2 train from Arth-Goldau to Erstfeld
  5. Take the train from Erstfeld to Airolo
  6. Take the line 110 bus from Airolo, Stazione to Gotthard Passhöhe

$142 - $387

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Zurich, train  •  9 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Zurich (ZRH) LGW - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Arth-Goldau
  4. Take the train from Erstfeld to Airolo

$113 - $380

Fly London Heathrow to Milan Malpensa, bus, train  •  10 h 47 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) LHR - MXP
  2. Take the bus from Milan Airport Malpensa 1 to Lugano, Piazzale Besso
  3. Take the train from Lugano to Airolo

$139 - $362

Train  •  15 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Stratford International to Ashford International
  2. Take the train from Ashford International Station to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Geneve to Brig Ec
  5. Take the train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Realp 6-Y

$484 - $964

Train via Amsterdam, Centraal Station  •  19 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Amsterdam, Centraal Station
  2. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Offenburg Ice
  3. Take the train from Offenburg to Interlaken Ost Ice

$326 - $689

Bus Eurolines CZ, train  •  25 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Zürich HB Ice
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Airolo 5-Y

$198 - $318

Train, bus, drive  •  27 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Stratford International to Folkestone Central
  2. Take the bus from Folkestone Coach Interchange to Frankfurt
  3. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Grindelwald 322
  4. Drive from Grindelwald to Swiss Alps

$121 - $183

Bus Eurolines CH, train  •  31 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from London to The Hague
  2. Take the bus from Den Haag to Zurich
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Airolo 5-Y

$142 - $205

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  10 h 47 min

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Swiss Alps

$307 - $384

Drive, car ferry  •  11 h 6 min

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Swiss Alps

$161 - $239

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Swiss Alps is to train and bus and drive which costs £90 - £140 and takes 27 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Swiss Alps is to fly and train which takes 6 h 20 min and costs £90 - £330.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Swiss Alps is 828 km.

It takes approximately 6 h 20 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Swiss Alps, including transfers.

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What companies run services between London City Airport (LCY), England and Swiss Alps, Switzerland?

You can take a train from London City Airport (LCY) to Swiss Alps via Stratford International DLR Station, Stratford International, Ashford International, Ashford International Station, Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu, Lyon Part Dieu, Geneve, Brig, Brig Bahnhofplatz, and Realp in around 15 h 3 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from London City to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $1,200
Flights from London Heathrow to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from London Heathrow to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London City to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from London Heathrow to Zurich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from London Heathrow to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London City to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from London City to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from London Heathrow to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from London Heathrow to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from London Heathrow to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Flights from London Gatwick to Zurich via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Flights from London Luton to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from London City to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flairjet
Website
flair-jet.com
Flights from London City to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $360
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Zurich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Zurich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from London Heathrow to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Sky Work Airlines
Website
flyskywork.com
Flights from London City to Berne
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Milan Malpensa via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Arth-Goldau
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Erstfeld to Airolo
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bellinzona to Airolo
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Thun to Brig
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Arth-Goldau to Erstfeld
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lugano to Airolo
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lyon-Part-Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Geneve to Brig
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Airolo
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Zuerich Hb to Arth-Goldau
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Bellinzona
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $37
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$35 - $37
First
$56
Train from Thun to Brig
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Geneve to Brig
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
MGB
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Andermatt
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
2nd Class Ticket
$35 - $50
1st Class Ticket
$65 - $80
Train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Realp
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
2nd Class Ticket
$30 - $40
1st Class Ticket
$55 - $70
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Stratford International to Ashford International
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Train from Stratford International to Folkestone Central
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Ashford International Station to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$120 - $420
Premier
$300 - $490
Train from London St. Pancras International to Amsterdam, Centraal Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$95 - $310
Premier
$230 - $360
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Offenburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Offenburg to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Airolo, Stazione to Gotthard Passhöhe
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Malpensa Express Bus
Phone
+41 91 858 23 23
Email
info@giosytours.ch
Website
malpensa-express.com
Bus from Milan Airport Malpensa 1 to Lugano, Piazzale Besso
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Schedules at
malpensa-express.com
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
elines.cz
Bus from Folkestone Coach Interchange to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
elines.cz
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Grindelwald
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Den Haag to Zurich
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Book at
eurolines.ch
Ferry operators

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