There are 4 ways to get from Strasbourg to Switzerland by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB 3 / ...

$61 - $106

Cheapest option

Bus Eurolines CH  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Zurich

$32 - $45

2 alternative options

Bus Eurolines FR  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Zurich

$38 - $76

Drive  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Strasbourg to Zürich 142.8 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Strasbourg to Switzerland is to drive which costs 26€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Strasbourg to Switzerland is to drive which costs 26€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 18 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Strasbourg to Switzerland. However, there are services departing from Strasbourg and arriving at Zürich Stadelhofen via Basel SBB and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 39 min.

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The distance between Strasbourg and Switzerland is 202 km. The road distance is 228.4 km.

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The best way to get from Strasbourg to Switzerland without a car is to train which takes 2 h 39 min and costs 50€ - 95€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 39 min to get from Strasbourg to Switzerland, including transfers.

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Strasbourg to Switzerland train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Strasbourg station.

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The best way to get from Strasbourg to Switzerland is to train which takes 2 h 39 min and costs 50€ - 95€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 3 h 34 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Strasbourg to Switzerland is 228 km. It takes approximately 2 h 18 min to drive from Strasbourg to Switzerland.

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  • Distance: 126.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 39 min

What companies run services between Strasbourg, France and Switzerland?

You can take a train from Strasbourg to Zürich via Basel SBB and Zürich HB in around 2 h 39 min. Alternatively, Eurolines CH operates a bus from Strasbourg to Zürich 3 times a week. Tickets cost $24 - $29 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min.

Train operators
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
$30 - $50
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
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 Strasbourg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Book at
eurolines.ch
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Strasbourg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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