There are 7 ways to get from Valencia to Zürich by plane, train, 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Zurich  •  5 h 2 min

  1. VLC - ZRH

$83 - $295

6 alternative options

Fly to Basel, train  •  7 h 57 min

  1. VLC - BSL

$125 - $349

Train  •  15 h

  1. Em
  2. Ave
  3. Tgv / ...
  4. 1 / ...

$241 - $394

Bus Domo Reisen  •  19 h 42 min

  1. Ouibus

Bus Eurolines DE  •  24 h 57 min

  1. 107 / ...

$97 - $171

Bus ALSA  •  4 days 5 h

$170 - $240

Drive  •  13 h 8 min

  1. 862.5 miles

$180 - $260

What companies run services between Valencia, Spain and Zürich, Switzerland?

Swiss, Lufthansa and five other airlines fly from Valencia to Zürich every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Valencia to Zürich via Barcelona Sants, Lyon Part Dieu, Geneve, and Genève in around 15 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Valencia to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Valencia to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Valencia to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Flights from Valencia to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Valencia to Zurich via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Valencia to Basel via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Valencia to Basel via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $490
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Valencia to Zurich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Valencia to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Valencia to Zurich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Flights from Valencia to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Valencia to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Valencia to Basel via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Valencia to Zurich via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Valencia to Zurich via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Lyon-Part-Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
renfe.com
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Bus operators
Domo Reisen
Bus from Valencia Flughafen to Bern P+R Neufeld
Ave. Duration
16 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Berne to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Valencia - Estacio del Nord to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
21 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Website
eurolines.de
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Freiburg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Valencia and Zürich is 1135 km. The road distance is 1380 km.

The cheapest way to get from Valencia to Zürich is to fly which costs 70€ - 260€ and takes 5 h 2 min.

The quickest way to get from Valencia to Zürich is to fly which takes 5 h 2 min and costs 70€ - 260€.

No, there is no direct train from Valencia to Zürich. However, there are services departing from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla and arriving at Zürich HB via Barcelona Sants, Lyon Part Dieu and Genève. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Valencia and arriving at Zurich. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 4 days 5 h.

It takes approximately 5 h 2 min to get from Valencia to Zürich, including transfers.