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There are 8 ways to get from Paris to Laufen Castle 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

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Zuerich Hb
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Schloss Laufen am Rheinfall

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Paris to Zurich Bus Station

Train via Colmar

  1. Take the train from Paris-Nord to Colmar
  2. Take the train from Colmar to Basel Sbb
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Brugg AG
  4. Take the train from Brugg AG to Schloss Laufen am Rheinfall

Drive

  1. Drive from Paris Gallieni to Laufen Castle

Fly Paris CDG to Zurich, train

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Zurich (ZRH)
  2. Take the train from Winterthur to Schloss Laufen am Rheinfall

Fly Paris CDG to Basel, train

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Basel (BSL)
  2. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Schaffhausen

Fly Paris Orly to Zurich

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Zurich (ZRH)

Fly Paris CDG to Stuttgart, train

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Stuttgart (STR)
  2. Take the train from Böblingen to Singen

Paris to Laufen Castle by train and walk

The journey time between Paris and Laufen Castle is around 5h 33m and covers a distance of around 661 km. This includes an average layover time of around 38 min. Operated by TGV inOui and Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), the Paris to Laufen Castle service departs from Paris Gare De Lyon and arrives in Laufen Castle. Typically 41 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

41 Weekly Services
5h 33m Average Duration
SFr 122 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Laufen Castle is to bus which costs €40 - €50 and takes 11h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Laufen Castle is to fly and train which costs €80 - €300 and takes 4h 51m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Laufen Castle. However, there are services departing from Paris and arriving at Neuhausen, Zentrum via Zurich Bus Station and Schaffhausen, Bahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 33m.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Laufen Castle. However, there are services departing from Paris Gare De Lyon and arriving at Schloss Laufen am Rheinfall via Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 33m.

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The distance between Paris and Laufen Castle is 482 km. The road distance is 668.9 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Laufen Castle without a car is to train which takes 5h 33m and costs €110 - €170.

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It takes approximately 5h 33m to get from Paris to Laufen Castle, including transfers.

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Paris to Laufen Castle bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Paris station.

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Paris to Laufen Castle train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Paris Gare De Lyon station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Laufen Castle is to train which takes 5h 33m and costs €110 - €170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €40 - €50 and takes 11h 33m, you could also fly, which costs €110 - €390 and takes 6h 25m.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Laufen Castle.
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  • Distance: 481.6 km
  • Duration: 5h 33m

What companies run services between Paris, France and Laufen Castle, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Paris Bercy to Laufen Castle via Zürich HB and Schloss Laufen am Rheinfall in around 5h 33m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Paris to Zurich Bus Station twice daily. Tickets cost SFr 35 - SFr 45 and the journey takes 9h 25m.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 75 - SFr 380
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 85 - SFr 420
Flights from Paris Orly to Zurich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 100 - SFr 480
Flights from Paris Orly to Zurich via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 110 - SFr 550
Flights from Paris Orly to Zurich via Nice
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 100 - SFr 480
Flights from Paris CDG to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 130 - SFr 550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 85 - SFr 420
Flights from Paris CDG to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 65 - SFr 300
Flights from Paris CDG to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 80 - SFr 450
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 100 - SFr 450
Flights from Paris CDG to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 120 - SFr 400
Flights from Paris Orly to Zurich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 100 - SFr 480
Flights from Paris CDG to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 130 - SFr 550
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Zurich via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
SFr 110 - SFr 550
Flights from Paris Orly to Zurich via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
SFr 110 - SFr 550
Flights from Paris Orly to Zurich via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 110 - SFr 550
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Zurich via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
SFr 110 - SFr 550
Flights from Paris Orly to Zurich via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
SFr 110 - SFr 550
Flights from Paris Orly to Zurich via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 110 - SFr 550
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Zurich via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 160 - SFr 750
Flights from Paris Orly to Zurich via Porto
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 230 - SFr 1400
Air Corsica
Website
aircorsica.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Zurich via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 650
Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf-connect.com
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 95 - SFr 130
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 95 - SFr 120
1st Class
SFr 110 - SFr 130
Train from Paris-Nord to Colmar
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 85 - SFr 110
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 85 - SFr 100
1st Class
SFr 95 - SFr 110
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Schloss Laufen am Rheinfall
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 22 - SFr 40
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel SBB to Brugg AG
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 24 - SFr 45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Brugg AG to Schloss Laufen am Rheinfall
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 23 - SFr 45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Winterthur to Schloss Laufen am Rheinfall
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 15 - SFr 27
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Colmar to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 11 - SFr 28
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 11 - SFr 17
Rail 1st Class
SFr 19 - SFr 28
DB ZugBus RAB GmbH
Website
zugbus-rab.de
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Schaffhausen
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
DB ZugBus RAB
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Böblingen to Singen
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 311682904
Website
bahn.com
Train from Böblingen to Singen
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 24 - SFr 35
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Phone
0711 19449
Website
vvs.de
Train from Böblingen to Singen
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 16 - SFr 22
Website
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Nebenbahn Vaihingen-Enzweihingen
Website
delfi.de
Train from Böblingen to Singen
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
delfi.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris to Zurich Bus Station
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Zurich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Paris to Laufen Castle bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Zurich Bus Station.

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Paris to Laufen Castle train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Schloss Laufen am Rheinfall station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Laufen Castle is 669 km. It takes approximately 6h 34m to drive from Paris to Laufen Castle.

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Lufthansa, Swiss and Air France offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Zurich Airport.

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There are 51+ hotels available in Laufen Castle. Prices start at SFr 100 per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 34 min and costs €5 - €8.

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