There are 11 ways to get from Poland to Switzerland by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Wroclaw to Zurich  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Wroclaw (WRO) to Zurich (ZRH) WRO - ZRH

$109 - $394

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Fly Krakow to Basel  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Krakow (KRK) to Basel (BSL) KRK - BSL

$52 - $281

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Fly Krakow to Zurich  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Krakow (KRK) to Zurich (ZRH) KRK - ZRH

$105 - $297

Fly Warsaw to Zurich  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Zurich (ZRH) WAW - ZRH

$82 - $242

Fly Warsaw to Geneva  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Geneva (GVA) WAW - GVA

$75 - $216

Fly Warsaw to Milan Malpensa, bus  •  6 h 31 min

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

$82 - $239

Train  •  19 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Karlsruhe Hbf En
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB 3 / ...

$222 - $328

Train via Innsbruck Hbf  •  20 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Innsbruck Hbf En
  2. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Zürich HB Rj / ...

$204 - $283

Bus  •  22 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Warsaw to Zürich

$94 - $137

Bus, train  •  23 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Warszawa to Sankt Gallen
  2. Take the train from St. Gallen to Zürich HB 5 / ...

$87 - $142

Drive  •  12 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Warsaw to Zürich 833.8 miles

$170 - $260

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The cheapest way to get from Poland to Switzerland is to fly which costs 270 zł - 800 zł and takes 5 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Poland to Switzerland is to fly which costs 190 zł - 1 100 zł and takes 4 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Poland to Switzerland. However, there are services departing from Warszawa Śródmieście and arriving at Zürich Stadelhofen via Warszawa Wschodnia, Karlsruhe Hbf, Basel SBB and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 14 min.

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The distance between Poland and Switzerland is 976 km. The road distance is 1334.2 km.

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The best way to get from Poland to Switzerland without a car is to train which takes 19 h 14 min and costs 800 zł - 1 200 zł.

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It takes approximately 4 h 44 min to get from Poland to Switzerland, including transfers.

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Poland to Switzerland train services, operated by Russian Railways, depart from Warszawa Wschodnia station.

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The best way to get from Poland to Switzerland is to fly which takes 4 h 44 min and costs 390 zł - 1 500 zł. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 800 zł - 1 200 zł and takes 19 h 14 min, you could also bus, which costs 340 zł - 500 zł and takes 22 h 6 min.

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

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Poland to Switzerland train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Zürich HB station.

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Map of how to get from Poland to Switzerland.
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  • Distance: 610.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 44 min

What companies run services between Poland and Switzerland?

Swiss, Lufthansa and LOT fly from Wrocław to Zürich every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Warsaw to Zürich via Warszawa Wschodnia, Karlsruhe Hbf, Basel SBB, and Zürich HB in around 19 h 14 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Wroclaw to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Flights from Wroclaw to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Flights from Krakow to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Krakow to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Krakow to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Krakow to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Warsaw to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Warsaw to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Warsaw to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Warsaw to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Wroclaw to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Wroclaw to Zurich via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Krakow to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,300
Flights from Krakow to Zurich via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Flights from Warsaw to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Warsaw to Zurich via Krakow
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Warsaw to Zurich via Wroclaw
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Warsaw to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Warsaw to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Wroclaw to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Krakow to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Krakow to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,300
Flights from Warsaw to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Warsaw to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Warsaw to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Krakow to Basel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Krakow to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Warsaw to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Warsaw to Geneva via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Warsaw to Milan Malpensa via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Warsaw to Zurich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Warsaw to Geneva via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Warsaw to Geneva via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Warsaw to Milan Malpensa via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Warsaw to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $420
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Krakow to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $600
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Warsaw to Zurich via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Warsaw to Geneva via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Warsaw to Milan Malpensa via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Train operators
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Train from Warszawa Centralna to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
15 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Website
pass.rzd.ru
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 Karlsruhe Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
bahn.de
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
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 St. Gallen to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Warsaw to Zürich
Ave. Duration
20 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Book at
eurolines.ch
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Warszawa to Zurich
Ave. Duration
24 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
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Yes, the driving distance between Poland to Switzerland is 1334 km. It takes approximately 12 h 3 min to drive from Poland to Switzerland.

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Swiss, LOT and Lufthansa offer flights from Wroclaw Airport to Zurich Airport.

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There are 653+ hotels available in Switzerland. Prices start at $88 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Poland to Wroclaw Airport is to shuttle which takes 30 min and costs 10 zł.

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