There are 5 ways to get from Zürich to Dijon by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Dijon Ville Tgv

$65 - $75

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Bus  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from Zürich to Basel City Center Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Basel to Dijon

$28 - $36

3 alternative options

Train via Mulhouse Ville  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Mulhouse Ville TGV / ...
  2. Take the train from Mulhouse Ville to Dijon Ville Tgv

$91 - $120

Bus, train  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Besançon 099
  2. Take the train from Besançon-Viotte to Genlis(Dijon)

$41 - $65

Drive  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Dijon 212.4 miles

$45 - $70

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No, there is no direct bus from Zürich to Dijon. However, there are services departing from Zürich and arriving at Dijon via Basel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Dijon Ville. Services depart three times a day, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 38 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Dijon is 266 km. The road distance is 339.8 km.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Dijon without a car is to train which takes 2 h 38 min and costs .

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The train from Zürich HB to Dijon Ville takes 2 h 38 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Zürich to Dijon bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Zürich station.

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

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The best way to get from Zürich to Dijon is to train which takes 2 h 38 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h.

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Zürich to Dijon bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, arrive at Dijon station.

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Zürich to Dijon train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Dijon Ville station.

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Map of how to get from Zürich to Dijon.
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  • Distance: 166.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 38 min

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

inOui TGV operates a train from Zürich to Dijon 3 times a day. Tickets cost $65 - $75 and the journey takes 2 h 38 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zürich to Dijon via Basel City Center and Basel in around 6 h.

Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Zürich HB to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Train from Zürich HB to Mulhouse Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
Standard
$50 - $70
First
$90 - $110
Train from Mulhouse Ville to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $85
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
$50 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Standard
$50 - $70
First
$90 - $110
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 Besançon-Viotte to Genlis(Dijon)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$22 - $35
Bus operators
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 Zürich to Basel City Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Basel to Dijon
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $31
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eurolines.ch
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 Besançon
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Zürich to Dijon is 340 km. It takes approximately 3 h 21 min to drive from Zürich to Dijon.

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