There are 9 ways to get from Zürich to Reims by train, 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.

Recommended option

Train via Strasbourg  •  4 h 53 min

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

$114 - $163

Cheapest option

Bus via Metz  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Basel City Center
  2. Take the bus from Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport to Strasbourg
  3. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Metz
  4. Take the bus from Metz to Reims

$25 - $45

7 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 20 min

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

$122 - $165

Bus Eurolines CH  •  9 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Zürich to Riems

$48 - $57

Drive  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Reims 336.9 miles

$70 - $110

Fly Zurich to Paris CDG, train  •  4 h 55 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

$93 - $324

Fly Zurich to Luxembourg, train  •  5 h 53 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

$109 - $331

Train to Mulhouse, fly to Paris Orly, train  •  6 h 5 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

$129 - $418

Train to Basel, fly to Paris CDG, train  •  5 h 59 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

$111 - $378

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Reims is to bus which costs SFr 24 - SFr 45 and takes 7 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Reims is to train which costs SFr 110 - SFr 170 and takes 4 h 53 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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It takes approximately 4 h 53 min to get from Zürich to Reims, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zürich to Reims. However, there are services departing from Zurich and arriving at Reims via Basel, Bahnhof SBB, Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport, Strasbourg and Metz. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 26 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 4 h 53 min.

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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 4 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zürich to Reims via Basel City Center, Basel, Bahnhof SBB, Basel EuroAirport, Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport, Strasbourg, and Metz in around 7 h 26 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Flights from Mulhouse to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 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 Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Basel to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
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
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
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
$22 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
Train from Strasbourg to Champagne-Ardenne
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $70
1st Class
$90 - $120
Train from Colmar to Champagne-Ardenne
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $85
1st Class
$100 - $150
Train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Champagne-Ardenne
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
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
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 Zurich to Basel City Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Strasbourg to Metz
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Metz to Reims
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
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 Strasbourg to Metz
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
Book at
eurolines.ch

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