There are 9 ways to get from Zürich to Provence by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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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Train TGV  •  10 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB 3 / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Aix-en-Provence TGV Tgv
  3. Take the train from Aix-en-Provence to Château-Arnoux-St-Auban

$225 - $291

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Geneva - Bus station
  2. Take the bus from Geneva - airport to Grenoble - Bus station
  3. Take the bus from Grenoble - Gare Routière to Malijai 31

$66 - $103

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Train via Geneve  •  11 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Genève 1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Geneve to Grenoble
  3. Take the train from Grenoble to Veynes-Devoluy
  4. Take the train from Veynes-Devoluy to Château-Arnoux-St-Auban

$184 - $305

Bus, night bus  •  12 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Annecy
  2. Take the night bus from Annecy to Grenoble - Bus station
  3. Take the bus from Grenoble - Gare Routière to Malijai 31

$85 - $119

Drive  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Provence 369.5 miles

$75 - $120

Fly Zurich to Nice, bus  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Nice (NCE) ZRH - NCE
  2. Take the bus from Nice - Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur Gare Routière to Malijai

$113 - $324

Fly Zurich to Marseille, train  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Marseille (MRS) ZRH - MRS
  2. Take the train from Aix-en-Provence to Château-Arnoux-St-Auban

$136 - $384

Train to Basel, fly to Nice, bus  •  8 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Nice (NCE) BSL - NCE
  3. Take the bus from Nice - Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur Gare Routière to Malijai

$121 - $298

Fly Zurich to Geneva, bus, train  •  9 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Geneva (GVA) ZRH - GVA
  2. Take the bus from Geneva - airport to Chambéry
  3. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to Grenoble
  4. Take the train from Grenoble to Veynes-Devoluy
  5. Take the train from Veynes-Devoluy to Château-Arnoux-St-Auban

$141 - $278

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The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Provence is to drive which costs SFr 75 - SFr 120 and takes 6 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Provence is to drive which costs SFr 75 - SFr 120 and takes 6 h 29 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Provence is 423 km. The road distance is 591.2 km.

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It takes approximately 10 h 4 min to get from Zürich to Provence, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Provence, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France?

You can take a train from Zürich to Provence via Basel SBB, Aix-en-Provence TGV, Gare Aix TGV, Gare Routiere Quai 01, Aix-en-Provence, and Château-Arnoux-St-Auban in around 10 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zürich to Provence via Geneva - Bus station, Geneva - airport, Grenoble - Bus station, Grenoble - Gare Routière, and Malijai in around 12 h 3 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Zurich to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Zurich to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Zurich to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Flights from Basel to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Zurich to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
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 Zürich HB to Genève
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Geneve to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
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
Train from Basel SBB to Aix-en-Provence TGV
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $160
1st Class
$190 - $280
SNCF
Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Aix-en-Provence to Château-Arnoux-St-Auban
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$26 - $40
Train from Grenoble to Veynes-Devoluy
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $35
1st Class
$29 - $45
Train from Veynes-Devoluy to Château-Arnoux-St-Auban
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $24
1st Class
$21 - $35
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $24
1st Class
$22 - $35
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Zurich to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Geneva - airport to Grenoble - Bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Night bus from Annecy to Grenoble - Bus station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Geneva - airport to Chambéry
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Lignes Express
Phone
0 821 202 203
Website
info-ler.fr
Bus from Grenoble - Gare Routière to Malijai
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Schedules at
info-ler.fr
Bus from Nice - Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur Gare Routière to Malijai
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Schedules at
info-ler.fr
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zurich to Annecy
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Book at
eurolines.ch

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