There are 11 ways to get from Zürich to Normandy by plane, train, bus, car, car train, bus and ferry or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Zurich to London City, train  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to London City (LCY) ZRH - LCY
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Guildford

$102 - $370

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Bus  •  18 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station
  2. Take the bus from Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière to London, Victoria Green Line Station
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Guildford

$65 - $94

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Fly Zurich to London Heathrow, bus  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to London Heathrow (LHR) ZRH - LHR
  2. Take the bus from Friary Bus Station to Normandy, Glaziers Lane

$85 - $268

Fly Zurich to London Gatwick, train  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to London Gatwick (LGW) ZRH - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Guildford

$74 - $289

Train to Basel, fly to London Gatwick, train  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to London Gatwick (LGW) BSL - LGW
  3. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Guildford

$84 - $304

Train to Basel, fly to London Heathrow  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to London Heathrow (LHR) BSL - LHR

$100 - $313

Fly Zurich to London Luton, train  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to London Luton (LTN) ZRH - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to West Hampstead Thameslink
  3. Take the train from London Waterloo to Guildford

$81 - $248

Train  •  10 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  3. Take the train from Redhill to Ash

$223 - $417

Drive, train, Eurotunnel  •  10 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Lörrach Hbf
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Paris Est Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun Tgv
  5. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  6. Drive from Folkestone to Normandy

$400 - $499

Train, bus and ferry, drive  •  13 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Mulhouse Ville TGV / ...
  2. Take the train from Mulhouse Ville to Lille Europe Tgv
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Lille to Folkestone/Dover
  4. Drive from Folkestone/Dover to Vauxhall
  5. Take the train from Vauxhall to Guildford

$235 - $296

Drive, carferry  •  11 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Calais
  2. Take the carferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Normandy

$154 - $228

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Zürich to Normandy. However, there are services departing from Zurich and arriving at Normandy, Glaziers Lane via Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière, London Victoria Coach Station, Guildford, Tesco and Friary Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 21 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Normandy is 795 km.

The best way to get from Zürich to Normandy without a car is to train which takes 10 h 16 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 43 min to get from Zürich to Normandy, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Zürich to Normandy is to train which takes 10 h 16 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 18 h 21 min.

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The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to London City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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Zürich to Normandy bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Guildford station.

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Normandy is 1 h behind Zürich. It is currently 11:56 PM in Zürich and 10:56 PM in Normandy.

Lufthansa, KLM, British Airways and Swiss offer flights from Zurich Airport to London City Airport.

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Map of how to get from Zürich to Normandy.
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  • Distance: 497.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 43 min

What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Normandy, Surrey, England?

You can take a train from Zürich to Normandy via Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Lyon Banlieue, Paris Nord RER, Paris Nord Eurostar, London St. Pancras International, London St Pancras International LL, Redhill, Ash, and Ash, Chester Road in around 10 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zürich to Normandy via Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station, Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière, London, Victoria Green Line Station, London Victoria Coach Station, Guildford, Guildford, Tesco, and Friary Bus Station in around 18 h 21 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Zurich to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Zurich to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Basel to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Zurich to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Zurich to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Flights from Basel to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Basel to London Gatwick via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Zurich to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from Zurich to London Luton via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $260
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Zurich to London City via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Basel to London Heathrow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to London City via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Zurich to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Basel to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Zurich to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Basel to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Zurich to London Heathrow via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from London Waterloo to Guildford
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Vauxhall to Guildford
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Guildford
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
Train from Redhill to Ash
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
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
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
Train from Zürich HB to Mulhouse Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
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
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 Strasbourg to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $100
1st Class
$120 - $170
Train from Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$95 - $130
Train from Zürich HB to Mulhouse Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $34
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $34
1st Class
$48 - $53
Train from Mulhouse Ville to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $150
1st Class
$180 - $260
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to West Hampstead Thameslink
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Eurostar
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Strasbourg to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$172
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Friary Bus Station to Normandy, Glaziers Lane
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from Lille to Folkestone/Dover
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
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 Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière to London, Victoria Green Line Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
regiojet.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Guildford
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ferry operators

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More Questions & Answers

There are 365+ hotels available in Normandy. Prices start at $71 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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