There are 9 ways to get from Zürich to Sheffield by plane, train, bus, car, car train 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 Manchester, train  •  6 h

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Manchester (MAN) ZRH - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Sheffield

$99 - $270

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Bus  •  20 h 30 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 Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street

$67 - $98

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Fly Zurich to Birmingham, train  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Birmingham (BHX) ZRH - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Sheffield

$131 - $385

Train to Basel, fly to Manchester, train  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Manchester (MAN) BSL - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Sheffield

$93 - $305

Fly Zurich to London City, train  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to London City (LCY) ZRH - LCY
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Sheffield

$118 - $465

Fly Zurich to London Heathrow, train  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to London Heathrow (LHR) ZRH - LHR
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Sheffield

$103 - $368

Train  •  10 h 30 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 London St Pancras International to Sheffield

$234 - $487

Drive, train, Eurotunnel  •  13 h 13 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 Sheffield

$433 - $548

Drive, car ferry  •  13 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Sheffield

$183 - $273

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Sheffield is to bus which costs SFr 60 - SFr 95 and takes 20 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Sheffield is to fly and train which costs SFr 95 - SFr 260 and takes 6 h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zürich to Sheffield station. However, there are services departing from Zurich and arriving at Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street via Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Sheffield. However, there are services departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Sheffield via Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Nord Eurostar and London St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 30 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Sheffield is 974 km.

The best way to get from Zürich to Sheffield without a car is to train which takes 10 h 30 min and costs SFr 220 - SFr 480.

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It takes approximately 6 h to get from Zürich to Sheffield, including transfers.

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

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Zürich to Sheffield train services, operated by TGV, depart from Zürich HB station.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Sheffield is to train which takes 10 h 30 min and costs SFr 220 - SFr 480. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 60 - SFr 95 and takes 20 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Zürich to Sheffield.
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  • Distance: 608.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h

What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Sheffield, England?

You can take a train from Zürich to Sheffield via Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Nord, Paris Nord Eurostar, London St. Pancras International, and London St Pancras International in around 10 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zürich to Sheffield via Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station, Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière, London, Victoria Green Line Station, and London Victoria Coach Station in around 20 h 30 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
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
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Zurich to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Zurich to Manchester via London City
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Basel to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
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
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Manchester via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Manchester via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Birmingham via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Birmingham via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Basel to Manchester via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Basel to Manchester via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Zurich to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Zurich to Manchester via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Birmingham via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Basel to Manchester via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Zurich to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Zurich to Manchester via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Birmingham via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Basel to Manchester via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Zurich to Manchester via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Birmingham via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Zurich to Manchester via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Zurich to Birmingham via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Zurich to London Heathrow via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Basel to Manchester via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Basel to Manchester via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Zurich to Birmingham via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Basel to Manchester via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flairjet
Website
flair-jet.com
Flights from Zurich to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
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
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.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 Zürich HB to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$160 - $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
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$75 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $110
Anytime Single
$100 - $160
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
$90 - $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
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
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.sk
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
$26 - $35
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
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 Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ferry operators

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More Questions & Answers

The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 55 min.

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Zürich to Sheffield bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street.

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Sheffield is 1 h behind Zürich. It is currently 10:49 PM in Zürich and 9:49 PM in Sheffield.

Zürich to Sheffield train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, arrive at Sheffield station.

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Swiss, Eurowings, Air France and three other airlines offer flights from Zurich Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 545+ hotels available in Sheffield. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Zurich Airport is to train which takes 10 min and costs SFr 3 - SFr 19.

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