There are 9 ways to get from Reims to Zürich by train, bus, night 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  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Champagne-Ardenne to Strasbourg Tgv
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB 36 / ...

$121 - $174

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Bus, night bus  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Reims, Reims TGV to Strasbourg N91 / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Strasbourg to Zurich N401

$35 - $60

7 alternative options

Bus  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Riems to Zürich

$45 - $60

Drive  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Reims to Zürich 336.9 miles

$70 - $110

Train to Luxembourg, fly to Zurich  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Champagne-Ardenne to Luxembourg
  2. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Zurich (ZRH) LUX - ZRH

$129 - $341

Train to Paris CDG, fly to Zurich  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Champagne-Ardenne to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
  2. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Zurich (ZRH) CDG - ZRH

$101 - $321

Train to Paris Orly, fly to Mulhouse, train  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Reims to Paris Est
  2. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Mulhouse (MLH) ORY - MLH
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB

$129 - $417

Train to Paris CDG, fly to Basel, train  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Champagne-Ardenne to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
  2. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Basel (BSL) CDG - BSL
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB

$108 - $375

Train to Brussels, fly to Zurich  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Champagne-Ardenne to Bruxelles Midi
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Zurich (ZRH) BRU - ZRH

$179 - $404

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Riems and arriving at Zürich. Services depart twice a week, and operate Thursday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 8 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Reims to Zürich. However, there are services departing from Champagne-Ardenne and arriving at Zürich HB via Strasbourg and Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 28 min.

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The distance between Reims and Zürich is 394 km. The road distance is 539 km.

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The best way to get from Reims to Zürich without a car is to train which takes 4 h 28 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 28 min to get from Reims to Zürich, including transfers.

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Reims to Zürich bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, depart from Riems station.

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Reims to Zürich train services, operated by TGV, depart from Champagne-Ardenne station.

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The best way to get from Reims to Zürich is to train which takes 4 h 28 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 45 min.

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The quickest flight from Luxembourg Airport to Zurich Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Reims to Zürich bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, arrive at Zürich station.

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Map of how to get from Reims to Zürich.
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  • Distance: 246.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 28 min

What companies run services between Reims, France and Zürich, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Reims to Zürich via Strasbourg and Basel SBB in around 4 h 28 min. Alternatively, Eurolines CH operates a bus from Reims to Zürich twice a week. Tickets cost $45 - $60 and the journey takes 8 h 45 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Flights from Brussels to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Flights from Paris Orly to Mulhouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Paris CDG to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
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 Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Luxembourg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$95 - $360
Flights from Brussels to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Flairjet
Website
flair-jet.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$27 - $230
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Champagne-Ardenne to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $70
1st Class
$90 - $120
Train from Champagne-Ardenne to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
Train from Champagne-Ardenne to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Reims to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $65
Train from Champagne-Ardenne to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $95
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$80 - $95
1st Class
$110 - $160
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. 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 Strasbourg to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
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
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Riems to Zürich
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Book at
eurolines.ch
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Reims, Reims TGV to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Strasbourg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Reims to Zürich is 539 km. It takes approximately 5 h 18 min to drive from Reims to Zürich.

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Flairjet, FlexFlight ApS, Lufthansa and Swiss offer flights from Luxembourg Airport to Zurich Airport.

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