There are 9 ways to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Switzerland by plane, bus, train or car

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 to Geneva  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Geneva (GVA) CDG - GVA

$53 - $217

Cheapest option

Fly to Basel  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Basel (BSL) CDG - BSL

$52 - $266

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Fly to Zurich  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Zurich (ZRH) CDG - ZRH

$74 - $272

Fly to Milan Malpensa, bus  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) CDG - MXP
  2. Take the bus from Milan Airport Malpensa 1 to Lugano, Piazzale Besso

$55 - $176

Train via Strasbourg  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Strasbourg Tgv
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB 3 / ...

$109 - $172

Train  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Mulhouse Ville Tgv
  2. Take the train from Mulhouse Ville to Zürich HB 3-Y / ...

$96 - $149

Bus Eurolines CH  •  10 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris to Zurich

$71 - $105

Bus Eurolines FR  •  14 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Zurich

$99 - $150

Drive  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Zürich 426.8 miles

$90 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Switzerland is to fly and bus which costs 45€ - 160€ and takes 3 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Switzerland is to fly which costs 45€ - 240€ and takes 1 h 22 min.

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The distance between Paris CDG Airport (CDG) and Switzerland is 488 km. The road distance is 682.9 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 38 min to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Switzerland, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Switzerland. However, there are services departing from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV and arriving at Zürich Stadelhofen via Strasbourg, Basel SBB and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 6 min.

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Luxair, Brussels Airlines, Air France and Swiss offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Geneva Airport.

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Map of how to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Switzerland.
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  • Distance: 304.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 38 min

What companies run services between Paris CDG Airport (CDG), France and Switzerland?

Air France, Swiss and two other airlines fly from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Geneva every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Zürich via Strasbourg, Basel SBB, and Zürich HB in around 5 h 6 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Flights from Paris CDG to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $600
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $3,500
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Mulhouse Ville
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Mulhouse Ville to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $34
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $34
1st Class
$48 - $53
SNCF
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
Train from Mulhouse Ville to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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
$20 - $27
Schedules at
malpensa-express.com
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Paris to Zurich
Ave. Duration
8 h 13 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Book at
eurolines.ch
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Zurich
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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