There are 13 ways to get from Nottingham to Switzerland by train, plane, 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.

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Train to Birmingham, fly to Geneva  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Geneva (GVA) BHX - GVA

$93 - $297

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Train to London Luton, fly to Geneva  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Geneva (GVA) LTN - GVA

$58 - $233

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Train to Manchester, fly to Basel  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Basel (BSL) MAN - BSL

$82 - $277

Train to Birmingham, fly to Zurich  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Zurich (ZRH) BHX - ZRH

$136 - $373

Train to Manchester, fly to Geneva  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Geneva (GVA) MAN - GVA

$82 - $207

Train to Manchester, fly to Zurich  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Zurich (ZRH) MAN - ZRH

$130 - $303

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Geneva  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to London St Pancras International
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Geneva (GVA) LHR - GVA

$109 - $302

Train to London City, fly to Zurich  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to London St Pancras International
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Zurich (ZRH) LCY - ZRH

$118 - $439

Train  •  10 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Zürich HB Tgv

$233 - $484

Train, bus  •  16 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras Int. to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
  3. Take the bus from Brussels North to Zurich

$152 - $369

Bus  •  22 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Nottingham Station Street to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière
  3. Take the bus from Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station to Zurich 299

$66 - $104

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  12 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Nottingham to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Est to Strasbourg Tgv / ...
  5. Take the train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
  6. Drive from Lörrach Hbf to Zürich

$435 - $544

Drive, car ferry  •  11 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Nottingham to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Zürich

$169 - $259

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The cheapest way to get from Nottingham to Switzerland is to bus which costs £50 - £80 and takes 22 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nottingham to Switzerland is to train and fly which costs £70 - £230 and takes 5 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Nottingham to Switzerland. However, there are services departing from Nottingham and arriving at Zürich Stadelhofen via London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord, Paris Gare de Lyon and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 16 min.

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The distance between Nottingham and Switzerland is 599 miles.

The best way to get from Nottingham to Switzerland without a car is to train which takes 10 h 16 min and costs £170 - £370.

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It takes approximately 5 h 43 min to get from Nottingham to Switzerland, including transfers.

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Nottingham to Switzerland train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, depart from Nottingham station.

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The best way to get from Nottingham to Switzerland is to train which takes 10 h 16 min and costs £170 - £370. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £50 - £80 and takes 22 h 6 min.

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The quickest flight from Birmingham Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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Switzerland is 1 h ahead of Nottingham. It is currently 3:31 PM in Nottingham and 4:31 PM in Switzerland.

Map of how to get from Nottingham to Switzerland.
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  • Distance: 598.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 43 min

What companies run services between Nottingham, England and Switzerland?

You can take a train from Nottingham to Zürich via London St Pancras International, London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, and Zürich HB in around 10 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nottingham to Zürich via London Victoria Coach Station, London, Victoria Green Line Station, Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière, Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station, Zurich, and Zürich HB in around 22 h 6 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Birmingham to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Birmingham to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Manchester to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Manchester to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Flights from London Heathrow to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Flights from London City to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from London City to Zurich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Basel via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Geneva via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Manchester to Zurich via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from London Heathrow to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from London City to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Birmingham to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Birmingham to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Manchester to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Manchester to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Birmingham to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Birmingham to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Manchester to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Manchester to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from London Heathrow to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Birmingham to Geneva via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Manchester to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Birmingham to Zurich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Manchester to Geneva via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Manchester to Zurich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from London City to Zurich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Birmingham to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Flights from Manchester to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Manchester to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Manchester to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Flights from London Luton to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Flights from London Luton to Geneva via Nice
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Flights from London Luton to Geneva via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Birmingham to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $490
Flights from Manchester to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Birmingham to Zurich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Manchester to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Zurich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $460
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Birmingham to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Birmingham to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $490
Flights from Birmingham to Geneva via Jersey
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Birmingham to Zurich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Manchester to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Geneva via Exeter
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Zurich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Birmingham to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Manchester to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Birmingham to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Manchester to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
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
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Manchester to Zurich via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Nottingham to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$19 - $28
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $80
Train from Nottingham to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$22 - $35
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $95
Train from Nottingham to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$29 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $90
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $85
Anytime Single
$80 - $120
Merseyrail Electrics
Phone
0151 330 1000
Website
merseyrail.org
Train from Nottingham to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from Nottingham to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$75 - $240
Premier
$180 - $280
Train from London St. Pancras Int. to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$160 - $230
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$160 - $230
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$95 - $130
Train from Paris Est to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $100
1st Class
$120 - $170
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
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 Paris Est to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Brussels North to Zurich
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Book at
eurolines.ch
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Nottingham Station Street to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
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 Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station to Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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Nottingham to Switzerland train services, operated by TGV, arrive at Zürich HB station.

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easyJet, Jet2.com, Air France and five other airlines offer flights from Birmingham Airport to Geneva Airport.

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