There are 8 ways to get from Zürich to Eiffel Tower by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 51 min

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

$119 - $132

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Bus FlixBus  •  10 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Paris, Paris N99 / ...

$42 - $72

6 alternative options

Bus Eurolines CH  •  9 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Paris

$57 - $80

Drive  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Eiffel Tower 409.9 miles

$85 - $130

Train to Mulhouse, fly to Paris Orly  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Mulhouse (MLH) to Paris Orly (ORY) MLH - ORY

$87 - $385

Fly Zurich to Paris CDG, train  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Paris CDG (CDG) ZRH - CDG
  2. Take the train from St Michel Nd Rer C to Champ De Mars Tour Eiffel

$86 - $296

Train to Basel, fly to Paris CDG  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Paris CDG (CDG) BSL - CDG

$96 - $351

Fly Zurich to Paris Orly  •  5 h 56 min

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

$107 - $590

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Zürich to Eiffel Tower. However, there are services departing from Zurich and arriving at Pont D'iena via Gallieni and Louvre - Rivoli. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Eiffel Tower. However, there are services departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Paris Champ de Mars/TourEiffel via Paris Austerlitz RER. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 51 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Eiffel Tower is 493 km. The road distance is 655.8 km.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Eiffel Tower without a car is to train which takes 4 h 51 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 51 min to get from Zürich to Eiffel Tower, including transfers.

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Zürich to Eiffel Tower bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, depart from Zurich station.

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

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The best way to get from Zürich to Eiffel Tower is to train which takes 4 h 51 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9 h 26 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 5 h 56 min.

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The quickest flight from Mulhouse Airport to Paris Orly Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Zürich to Eiffel Tower bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, arrive at Paris station.

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Map of how to get from Zürich to Eiffel Tower.
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  • Distance: 308.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 51 min

What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Eiffel Tower, France?

inOui TGV operates a train from Zürich to Eiffel Tower 5 times a day. Tickets cost $110 - $130 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min. Alternatively, Eurolines CH operates a bus from Zürich to Eiffel Tower 3 times a week. Tickets cost $50 - $75 and the journey takes 8 h 12 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Mulhouse to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Flights from Basel to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Flights from Zurich to Paris Orly via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG via Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Zurich to Paris Orly via Venice
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Flights from Zurich to Paris Orly via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Flights from Zurich to Paris Orly via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Basel to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Zurich to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Paris Orly via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Zurich to Paris Orly via London City
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Zurich to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Zurich to Paris Orly via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Tunisair
Website
tunisair.com
Flights from Zurich to Paris Orly via Tunis
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $3,200
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Zurich to Paris Orly via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $310
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Zurich to Paris Orly via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,200
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Zürich HB to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $230
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
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 Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Transilien
Website
transilien.com
Train from St Michel Nd Rer C to Champ De Mars Tour Eiffel
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
transilien.com
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zurich to Paris
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Book at
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 Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Zürich to Eiffel Tower train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Paris Gare de Lyon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zürich to Eiffel Tower is 656 km. It takes approximately 6 h 13 min to drive from Zürich to Eiffel Tower.

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Air France offers flights from Mulhouse Airport to Paris Orly Airport.

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There are 4987+ hotels available in Eiffel Tower. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Zurich Airport is to line 16 train which takes 13 min and costs .

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