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There are 12 ways to get from Paris to Saas-Fee by train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train  •  7h 1m

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Geneve Tgv
  2. Take the train from Genève to Visp Ir90 / ...

SFr 153 - SFr 239

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Bus, train  •  12h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Geneva - Bus station 759
  2. Take the train from Geneve to Lausanne Re / ...
  3. Take the bus from Lausanne Train Station to Visp Train Station

SFr 57 - SFr 115

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Train via Lausanne  •  7h 1m

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Lausanne Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lausanne to Visp Ir90 / ...

SFr 146 - SFr 216

Train via Saas-Fee, Busterminal  •  7h 7m

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Genève Tgv
  2. Take the train from Genève to Visp Ir90 / ...

SFr 207 - SFr 367

Drive  •  7h 25m

  1. Drive from Paris Gallieni to Saas-Fee 683 km

SFr 80 - SFr 120

Fly Paris CDG to Geneva, train  •  7h 57m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Geneva (GVA) CDG - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Visp

SFr 139 - SFr 324

Fly Paris CDG to Zurich, train  •  8h 15m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Zurich (ZRH) CDG - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Visp

SFr 139 - SFr 374

Fly Paris Orly to Geneva, train  •  7h 48m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Geneva (GVA) ORY - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Visp

SFr 126 - SFr 308

Fly Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa, train, line 511 bus  •  8h 49m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) CDG - MXP
  2. Take the train from Gallarate to Visp
  3. Take the line 511 bus from Visp, Bahnhof Süd to Saas-Fee, Busterminal

SFr 93 - SFr 304

Fly Paris Orly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  8h 40m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) ORY - MXP
  2. Take the train from Gallarate to Visp

SFr 120 - SFr 468

Fly Paris CDG to Milan Linate, train  •  9h 11m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Milan Linate (LIN) CDG - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Visp

SFr 98 - SFr 410

Fly Paris Orly to Milan Linate, train  •  9h 2m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Milan Linate (LIN) ORY - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Visp

SFr 105 - SFr 344

France → Switzerland
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International entry into Switzerland from France

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
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Conditions of entry into Switzerland from France

  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This applies to arrivals from Bretagne, Centre-Val de Loire, Hauts-de-France, Paris, Basse-Normandie, Haute-Normandie, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, Occitanie, Pays de la Loire and Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur in France
  • Pre-departure COVID-19 test (with a negative test result) taken 3 days before boarding for all arrivals by air
This applies to all arrivals by air
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 7
  • Health declaration required
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This also applies to arrivals from the following regions:
Austria: Burgenland, Kärnten, Niederösterreich, Oberösterreich, Salzburg, Steiermark, Wien
France: Bretagne, Centre-Val de Loire, Hauts-de-France, Paris, Basse-Normandie, Haute-Normandie, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, Occitanie, Pays de la Loire, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Germany: Saxony, Thuringia
Italy: Campania, Emilia-Romagna, Friuli Venezia Giulia, Lazio, Liguria, Marche, Apulia, Tuscany, Veneto

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  • Pre-departure COVID-19 test (with a negative test result) taken 3 days before boarding for all arrivals by air
This applies to all arrivals by air
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 7
  • Health declaration required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in Switzerland

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Considerations leaving from France

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Switzerland from France.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Saas-Fee is 0041 58 463 00 00.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Saas-Fee is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Saas-Fee is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0041 58 463 00 00.

No, but conditions apply when returning to France from Switzerland.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 2 May 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Saas-Fee is to bus and train which costs 50€ - 110€ and takes 12h 46m.

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The fastest way to get from Paris to Saas-Fee is to train. Taking this option will cost 130€ - 220€ and takes 7h 1m.

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The distance between Paris and Saas-Fee is 518 km. The road distance is 683 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Saas-Fee without a car is to train which takes 7h 1m and costs 130€ - 220€.

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It takes approximately 7h 1m to get from Paris to Saas-Fee, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Saas-Fee is 683 km. It takes approximately 7h 25m to drive from Paris to Saas-Fee.

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Air France offers flights from Paris CDG Airport to Geneva Airport.

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There are 274+ hotels available in Saas-Fee. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 38 min and costs 5€ - 9€.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Saas-Fee.
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  • Distance: 518.3 km
  • Duration: 7h 1m

What companies run services between Paris, France and Saas-Fee, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Paris Bercy to Saas-Fee via Genève, Visp, and Visp, Bahnhof Süd in around 7h 1m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 80 - SFr 340
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 90 - SFr 340
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 80 - SFr 360
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 80 - SFr 330
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 70 - SFr 240
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 29 - SFr 220
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 170
Flights from Paris Orly to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 45 - SFr 110
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 80 - SFr 340
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 60 - SFr 600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 160 - SFr 300
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 160 - SFr 300
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 400
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 170 - SFr 430
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 460
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 390
Flights from Paris Orly to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 140
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
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Geneve
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 90 - SFr 120
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 90 - SFr 110
1st Class
SFr 95 - SFr 120
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 95 - SFr 130
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 95 - SFr 120
1st Class
SFr 110 - SFr 130
Train from Geneve to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 22 - SFr 35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 29 - SFr 34
1st Class
SFr 22 - SFr 27
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 Genève to Visp
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 60 - SFr 120
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lausanne to Visp
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 45 - SFr 85
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Genève
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
SFr 140 - SFr 270
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Geneve to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 24 - SFr 45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Visp
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 60 - SFr 110
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Visp
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 70 - SFr 130
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Geneve to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 9 - SFr 25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
SFr 9 - SFr 14
Rail 1st Class
SFr 17 - SFr 25
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Gallarate to Visp
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 95
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
SFr 35 - SFr 50
1st Class
SFr 70 - SFr 95
Train from Milano Centrale to Visp
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 45 - SFr 120
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
SFr 45 - SFr 65
1st Class
SFr 80 - SFr 120
Bus operators
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 18 - SFr 23
Website
Blablabus
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris to Geneva
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 29 - SFr 35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
ExpressBus
Phone
+41 842 000 888
Email
info@expressbus.ch
Website
expressbus.ch
Bus from Lausanne Train Station to Visp Train Station
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 26 - SFr 40
Website
ExpressBus
Swiss PostAuto

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