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Recommended option

Train, fly to Zurich  •  5 h 11 min

  1. OSL - ZRH

$111 - $334

Cheapest option

Train, fly to Milan Malpensa, bus  •  6 h 57 min

  1. OSL - MXP

$101 - $301

9 alternative options

Train, fly to Basel  •  6 h 34 min

  1. OSL - BSL

$113 - $428

Train, fly to Lugano  •  8 h 36 min

  1. OSL - LUG

$129 - $831

Train, fly to Friedrichshafen, ferry  •  9 h 13 min

  1. OSL - FDH

$194 - $818

Bus, train  •  22 h 4 min

  1. 820 / ...
  2. 029
  3. Ec
  4. Ice

$318 - $536

Train  •  24 h 13 min

  1. Ec
  2. Ice

$359 - $610

Ferry, train  •  29 h 59 min

  1. Oslo-Kiel
  2. Ice

$224 - $341

Bus FlixBus  •  30 h 46 min

  1. N132
  2. N06 / ...

$123 - $209

Bus Eurolines FR  •  40 h 36 min

$261 - $382

Drive  •  18 h 43 min

  1. 1226.6 miles

$320 - $470

What companies run services between Oslo, Norway and Switzerland?

You can take a train from Oslo to Zürich via Katrineholm Central, Norrköping Central, Koebenhavn H, Hamburg Hbf, and Zürich HB in around 24 h 13 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Oslo to Zürich via Berlin, Berlin central bus station, Zurich, and Zürich HB in around 30 h 46 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Oslo to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Oslo to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Oslo to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Oslo to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Oslo to Lugano via Munich, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Oslo to Lugano via Frankfurt, Zurich
Ave. Duration
8 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Oslo to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Oslo to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Oslo to Friedrichshafen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Oslo to Friedrichshafen via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Oslo to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Oslo to Zurich via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Oslo to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Oslo to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Oslo to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Oslo to Milan Malpensa via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Oslo to Zurich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Oslo to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Oslo to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Oslo to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Oslo to Basel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Flights from Oslo to Lugano via Vienna, Zurich
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Oslo to Milan Malpensa via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Oslo to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Oslo to Lugano via Zurich
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Oslo to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Oslo to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Oslo to Basel via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Oslo to Zurich via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Oslo to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $490
Train operators
Ruter
Phone
177
Website
ruter.no
Train from Oslo Sentralstasjon [tog] to Oslo lufthavn [alle tog]
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
ruter.no
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Website
sj.se
Train from Göteborg Central to Malmö Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$29 - $45
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$45 - $65
2nd Class Refundable
$45 - $70
1st Class Refundable
$65 - $95
Train from Malmö Central to Koebenhavn H
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
www.sj.se
Train from Katrineholm Central to Norrköping Central
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$9 - $13
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$12 - $17
2nd Class Refundable
$12 - $17
1st Class Refundable
$16 - $22
Train from Norrköping Central to Koebenhavn H
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $100
Website
www.sj.se
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Malmö C to København H
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Koebenhavn H to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
dsb.dk
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$200 - $310
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kiel Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
8 h 47 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$210 - $330
Website
bahn.de
Norwegian Railways (NSB)
Website
nsb.no
Train from Oslo S to Katrineholm Central
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Website
nsb.no
Bus operators
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
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
Swebus
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Oslo to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Oslo to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
16 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Zurich
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Nettbuss Express
Phone
+46 771-15 15 15
Email
info@nettbuss.se
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Schedule at
Nettbuss Express
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Oslo to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
27 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$170 - $250
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Zurich
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ferry operators
BSB Ferries
Phone
+49 (0) 7531 3640-0
Email
info@bsb.de
Website
bsb.de
Ferry from Friedrichshafen Autoquai to Romanshorn Autoquai
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
bsb.de
Color Line AS
Phone
+45 99 56 19 00
Website
colorline.no
Ferry from Oslo Hjortneskaien to Kiel Norwegen-Kai
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
colorline.no

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Oslo and Switzerland is 1467 km. The road distance is 1963 km.

The cheapest way to get from Oslo to Switzerland is to train and fly and bus which costs kr 800 - kr 2500 and takes 6 h 57 min.

The quickest way to get from Oslo to Switzerland is to train and fly which takes 5 h 11 min and costs kr 900 - kr 2800.

No, there is no direct train from Oslo to Switzerland. However, there are services departing from Oslo S and arriving at Zürich Stadelhofen via Katrineholm Central, Norrköping Central, Koebenhavn H, Hamburg Hbf and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 13 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 11 min to get from Oslo to Switzerland, including transfers.