There are 5 ways to get from Switzerland to Normandy landings by train, plane, bus or car

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 to Lyon, fly  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Caen (CFR) LYS - CFR

$168 - $669

Cheapest option

Bus  •  18 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Paris, Paris N99 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris Centre - Bercy to Caen Ouibus

$71 - $120

3 alternative options

Fly from Geneva  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Caen (CFR) GVA - CFR

$149 - $760

Train  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Bayeux Ic

$186 - $239

Drive  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Normandy landings 567.9 miles

$120 - $180

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The distance between Switzerland and Normandy landings is 711 km. The road distance is 908.7 km.

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The best way to get from Switzerland to Normandy landings without a car is to train which takes 9 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 15 min to get from Switzerland to Normandy landings, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Switzerland to Normandy landings is to fly which takes 4 h 8 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 9 h 2 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 18 h 7 min.

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The quickest flight from Lyon Airport to Caen Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Switzerland to Normandy landings is 909 km. It takes approximately 8 h 43 min to drive from Switzerland to Normandy landings.

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Hop! offers flights from Lyon Airport to Caen Airport.

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There are 596+ hotels available in Normandy landings. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Switzerland to Geneva Airport is to line 10 bus which takes 23 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Switzerland to Normandy landings.
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  • Distance: 444.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 15 min

What companies run services between Switzerland and Normandy landings, France?

Air France flies from Geneva to Normandy landings 3 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Zürich to Normandy landings via Zürich HB, Paris Gare de Lyon, Gare de Lyon, Saint-Lazare, Paris St Lazare, and Bayeux in around 9 h 2 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Caen
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Geneva to Caen
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Caen
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Train operators
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 Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Zürich HB to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $230
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris St Lazare to Bayeux
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $90
Bus operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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 Centre - Bercy to Caen
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus

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