There are 3 ways to get from Zürich to Épinal by train, bus or car

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Train  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Mulhouse Ville TGV / ...
  2. Take the train from Mulhouse Ville to Belfort Ville Ic
  3. Take the train from Belfort Ville to Epinal

$65 - $90

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Bus  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel 108
  2. Take the bus from Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel to Nancy
  3. Take the bus from Nancy to Épinal, Epinal 758

$21 - $36

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Épinal 142.9 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Épinal is to bus which costs SFr 20 - SFr 35 and takes 7 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Épinal is to drive which costs SFr 29 - SFr 45 and takes 2 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zürich to Épinal. However, there are services departing from Zurich and arriving at Épinal, Epinal via Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel and Nancy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Épinal. However, there are services departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Epinal via Mulhouse Ville and Belfort Ville. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 53 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Épinal is 181 km. The road distance is 228.7 km.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Épinal without a car is to train which takes 4 h 53 min and costs SFr 60 - SFr 90.

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It takes approximately 4 h 53 min to get from Zürich to Épinal, including transfers.

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Zürich to Épinal bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Zurich station.

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Zürich to Épinal train services, operated by TGV, depart from Zürich HB station.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Épinal is to train which takes 4 h 53 min and costs SFr 60 - SFr 90. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 20 - SFr 35 and takes 7 h 30 min.

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  • Distance: 113.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 53 min

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

You can take a train from Zürich to Épinal via Mulhouse Ville and Belfort Ville in around 4 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zürich to Épinal via Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel and Nancy in around 7 h 30 min.

Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Zürich HB to Mulhouse Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$29 - $35
1st Class
$49 - $54
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 Zürich HB to Mulhouse Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Mulhouse Ville to Belfort Ville
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$18 - $28
Train from Belfort Ville to Epinal
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$29 - $45
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel to Nancy
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Nancy to Épinal, Epinal
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Zürich to Épinal bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Épinal, Epinal station.

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Zürich to Épinal train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Epinal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zürich to Épinal is 229 km. It takes approximately 2 h 49 min to drive from Zürich to Épinal.

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