There are 3 ways to get from Zürich to Strasbourg by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB 37 / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg

$54 - $94

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Bus  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Strasbourg N831 / ...

$12 - $75

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Strasbourg 142.7 miles

$30 - $45

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zurich and arriving at Strasbourg. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Strasbourg. However, there are services departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Strasbourg via Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 48 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Strasbourg is 148 km. The road distance is 228.3 km.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Strasbourg without a car is to train which takes 2 h 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to get from Zürich to Strasbourg, including transfers.

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

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Zürich to Strasbourg 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 Strasbourg is to train which takes 2 h 48 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 25 min.

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Zürich to Strasbourg bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Strasbourg station.

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Zürich to Strasbourg train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Strasbourg station.

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Map of how to get from Zürich to Strasbourg.
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  • Distance: 92.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 48 min

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

You can take a train from Zürich to Strasbourg via Basel SBB in around 2 h 48 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Zürich to Strasbourg every 4 hours. Tickets cost $12 - $21 and the journey takes 3 h 25 min. Two other operators also service this route.

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
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
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 Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Zurich to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zürich to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Book at
eurolines.ch

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Yes, the driving distance between Zürich to Strasbourg is 228 km. It takes approximately 2 h 18 min to drive from Zürich to Strasbourg.

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