There are 9 ways to get from Zürich to Reims 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 via Strasbourg  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB 37 / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Champagne-Ardenne Tgv

$114 - $164

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Night bus, bus  •  11 h 11 min

  1. Take the night bus from Zurich to Strasbourg 108
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Reims, Reims TGV 770 / ...

$35 - $58

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Train  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB 37 / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Colmar
  3. Take the train from Colmar to Champagne-Ardenne Tgv

$117 - $166

Bus  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Zürich to Riems

$45 - $55

Drive  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Reims 336.9 miles

$70 - $110

Fly Zurich to Paris CDG, train  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Paris CDG (CDG) ZRH - CDG
  2. Take the train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Champagne-Ardenne

$100 - $319

Fly Zurich to Luxembourg, train  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Luxembourg (LUX) ZRH - LUX
  2. Take the train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Metz-Ville
  3. Take the train from Metz Ville to Champagne-Ardenne

$116 - $331

Train to Mulhouse, fly to Paris Orly, train  •  6 h 8 min

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

$132 - $421

Train to Basel, fly to Paris CDG, train  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Paris CDG (CDG) BSL - CDG
  3. Take the train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Champagne-Ardenne

$110 - $374

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zürich and arriving at Riems. Services depart twice a week, and operate Thursday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 8 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Reims. However, there are services departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Champagne-Ardenne via Basel SBB and Strasbourg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 12 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Reims is 394 km. The road distance is 539.1 km.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Reims without a car is to train which takes 5 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 12 min to get from Zürich to Reims, including transfers.

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Zürich to Reims bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, depart from Zürich station.

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Zürich to Reims train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Zürich HB station.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Reims is to train which takes 5 h 12 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 45 min.

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The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Zürich to Reims.
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  • Distance: 246.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 12 min

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

You can take a train from Zürich to Reims via Basel SBB and Strasbourg in around 5 h 12 min. Alternatively, Eurolines CH operates a bus from Zürich to Reims twice a week. Tickets cost $45 - $55 and the journey takes 8 h 45 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Flights from Mulhouse to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Basel to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
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
Flights from Zurich to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $900
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
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Zurich to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flairjet
Website
flair-jet.com
Flights from Zurich to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Train operators
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 Basel SBB to Colmar
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $20
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
$40 - $41
Train from Strasbourg to Champagne-Ardenne
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $70
1st Class
$85 - $120
Train from Colmar to Champagne-Ardenne
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$70 - $85
1st Class
$100 - $140
Train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Champagne-Ardenne
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Metz Ville to Champagne-Ardenne
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$60 - $75
Train from Paris Est to Reims
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $65
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Metz-Ville
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Website
cfl.lu
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zürich to Riems
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $55
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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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Zurich to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Strasbourg to Reims, Reims TGV
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Strasbourg to Rheims
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
elines.cz

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Zürich to Reims train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Champagne-Ardenne station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zürich to Reims is 539 km. It takes approximately 5 h 16 min to drive from Zürich to Reims.

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Lufthansa, Swiss and Air France offer flights from Zurich Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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There are 294+ hotels available in Reims. Prices start at $67 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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