Directions from Zürich to Alsace

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

Train TGV  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Mulhouse Ville TGV / ...
  2. Take the train from Mulhouse Ville to Metz Ville Tgv
  3. Take the train from Metz Ville to St Avold

$106 - $131

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Basel City Center
  2. Take the bus from Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport to Strasbourg
  3. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Metz
  4. Take the bus from Metz to Saint Avold 2 / ...

$23 - $44

3 alternative options

Train via Strasbourg  •  7 h 10 min

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

$76 - $131

Bus, train  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Strasbourg
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Sarreguemines Re

$47 - $68

Drive  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Lachambre 199.1 miles

$40 - $65

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

You can take a train from Zürich to Lachambre via Mulhouse Ville and Metz Ville in around 4 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zürich to Lachambre via Basel City Center, Basel, Bahnhof SBB, Basel EuroAirport, Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport, Strasbourg, Metz, Saint Avold, and St.Avold - Gare Routière in around 7 h 55 min.

Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Zürich HB to Mulhouse Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
Standard
$50 - $75
First
$90 - $120
Train from Mulhouse Ville to Metz Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$47 - $51
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$47 - $51
1st Class
$55 - $95
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Mulhouse Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Standard
$50 - $75
First
$90 - $120
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Metz Ville to St Avold
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$6 - $9
1st Class
$9 - $14
Train from Strasbourg to Sarreguemines
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$27 - $45
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Zurich to Basel City Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Strasbourg to Metz
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Strasbourg to Metz
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Info TIM - ATRIV 57
Phone
0 820 050 057
Email
webmestre@moselle.fr
Website
infotim57.fr
Bus from Metz to Saint Avold
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
infotim57.fr
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zurich to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Book at
eurolines.ch

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Zürich and Alsace is 126 km. The road distance is 319 km.

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Alsace is to bus which costs SFr 22 - SFr 45 and takes 7 h 55 min.

The quickest way to get from Zürich to Alsace is to drive which takes 3 h 26 min and costs SFr 40 - SFr 65.

No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Alsace. However, there are services departing from Zürich HB and arriving at St Avold via Mulhouse Ville and Metz Ville. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 55 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Zürich to Alsace. However, there are services departing from Zurich and arriving at Lachambre - Village via Basel, Bahnhof SBB, Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport, Strasbourg, Metz and St.Avold - Gare Routière. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 55 min to get from Zürich to Alsace, including transfers.