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There are 8 ways to get from Uster to Paris by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 18m

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Paris Gare De Lyon Tgv

€107 - €151

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Bus  •  11h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Zurich Bus Station to Paris N99

€42 - €66

6 alternative options

Train via Châtelet  •  5h 22m

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv

€174 - €313

Train, bus  •  12h 2m

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the bus from Freiburg Central Bus Station to Paris Gallieni Varna - Strasbourg - Paris

€102 - €171

Drive  •  6h 18m

  1. Drive from Uster to Paris Gallieni 675.6 km

€75 - €110

Train to Zurich, fly to Paris CDG  •  4h 27m

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

€75 - €248

Train to Basel, fly to Paris CDG  •  5h 32m

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Paris CDG (CDG) BSL - CDG

€103 - €350

Fly Zurich to Paris Orly  •  6h 19m

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Paris Orly (ORY) ZRH - ORY

€91 - €241

Uster to Paris by train

The train journey time between Uster and Paris is around 4h 32m and covers a distance of around 628 km. The fastest train normally takes 4h 30m. Operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) and TGV inOui, the Uster to Paris train service departs from Uster and arrives in Paris Gare De Lyon. Typically 28 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
4h 32m
Fastest train time:
4h 30m
Train distance:
628 km
Trains per week:
28
Cheapest price:
€107
Carbon emissions:
33 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
07:06
Last train departs at:
17:06

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Uster to Paris train schedules

Switzerland → France
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Paris is 800 130 000.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Uster to Paris is to bus which costs SFr 45 - SFr 75 and takes 11h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Uster to Paris is to train and fly which costs SFr 80 - SFr 270 and takes 4h 27m.

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No, there is no direct train from Uster to Paris. However, there are services departing from Uster and arriving at Paris Gare De Lyon via Zuerich Hb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 18m.

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The distance between Uster and Paris is 502 km. The road distance is 675.6 km.

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The best way to get from Uster to Paris without a car is to train which takes 5h 18m and costs SFr 110 - SFr 170.

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It takes approximately 5h 18m to get from Uster to Paris, including transfers.

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Uster to Paris train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Zuerich Hb station.

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The best way to get from Uster to Paris is to train which takes 5h 18m and costs SFr 110 - SFr 170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 45 - SFr 75 and takes 11h 11m, you could also fly, which costs SFr 95 - SFr 260 and takes 6h 19m.

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The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Uster to Paris train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Paris Gare De Lyon station.

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Map of how to get from Uster to Paris.
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  • Distance: 501.6 km
  • Duration: 5h 18m

What companies run services between Uster, Switzerland and Paris, France?

TGV inOui operates a train from Zuerich Hb to Paris Gare De Lyon 4 times a day. Tickets cost €95 - €130 and the journey takes 4h 4m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Zurich Bus Station to Paris 4 times a week. Tickets cost €30 - €45 and the journey takes 9h 50m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€75 - €350
Flights from Basel to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €350
Flights from Zurich to Paris Orly via Nice
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€80 - €260
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Zurich to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €300
Flights from Zurich to Paris Orly via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €250
Flights from Zurich to Paris Orly via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€110 - €300
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Zurich to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €300
Flights from Zurich to Paris Orly via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €250
Flights from Zurich to Paris Orly via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€110 - €300
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €460
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Zurich to Paris Orly via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
6h 41m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €410
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €370
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Zurich to Paris Orly via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €160
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 Zuerich Hb to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€95 - €130
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€95 - €110
1st Class
€100 - €130
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€24 - €35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€30 - €35
1st Class
€24 - €29
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 Zürich HB to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€160 - €290
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zuerich Hb to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€45 - €85
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Uster to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€12 - €22
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€30 - €55
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Zuerich Hb to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€23 - €35
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Bus operators
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 Zurich Bus Station to Paris
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Karat-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Freiburg Central Bus Station to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
Karat-S

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Yes, the driving distance between Uster to Paris is 676 km. It takes approximately 6h 18m to drive from Uster to Paris.

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Lufthansa, Air France and Swiss offer flights from Zurich Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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