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There are 11 ways to get from Zürich to Usseau 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  •  9h 45m

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Gare de Basel-SBB to Gare de Strasbourg Ter
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Poitiers Ter / ...
  4. Take the train from Gare de Poitiers to Gare de Mauzé Ter

100€ - 240€

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Bus  •  19h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Zürich to Bordeaux Frankfurt > Karlsruhe > Stuttgart > Zürich > Berne > Lausanne > Geneva - Bus station > Lyon - Perrache Bus Station > Clermont-Ferrand > Brive-la-Gaillarde > Bordeaux City Centre > Bayonne > San Sebastián > Conex San Sebastian > Vitoria > Burgos > Leon > Astorga > Ponferrada > A Rua > Monforte de Lemos > Ourense
  2. Take the bus from Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean to Niort 1741 / ...

115€ - 189€

Bus, night bus, train  •  20h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Bordeaux
  2. Take the night bus from Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean to La Rochelle
  3. Take the train from Gare de La Rochelle-Ville to Gare de Mauzé Ter

104€ - 132€

Drive  •  8h 51m

  1. Drive from Zürich to Usseau 596.5 miles

110€ - 170€

Fly Zurich to La Rochelle, train  •  10h 52m

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to La Rochelle (LRH) ZRH - LRH
  2. Take the train from Gare de La Rochelle-Ville to Gare de Mauzé

157€ - 602€

Fly Zurich to Poitiers, train  •  10h 23m

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Poitiers (PIS) ZRH - PIS
  2. Take the train from Gare de Poitiers to Gare de Mauzé

210€ - 1157€

Train to Basel, fly to Nantes, train  •  10h 41m

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Nantes (NTE) BSL - NTE
  3. Take the train from Nantes to La Rochelle Ville
  4. Take the train from Gare de La Rochelle-Ville to Gare de Mauzé

119€ - 334€

Fly Zurich to Paris CDG, train  •  9h

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Paris CDG (CDG) ZRH - CDG
  2. Take the train from Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy to Poitiers
  3. Take the train from Gare de Poitiers to Gare de Mauzé

120€ - 332€

Fly Zurich to Bordeaux, train  •  10h 2m

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Bordeaux (BOD) ZRH - BOD
  2. Take the train from Bordeaux St Jean to Poitiers
  3. Take the train from Gare de Poitiers to Gare de Mauzé

193€ - 410€

Train, train to Strasbourg, fly to Nantes  •  11h 28m

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
  2. Take the train from Gare de Basel-SBB to Gare de Strasbourg
  3. Fly from Strasbourg (SXB) to Nantes (NTE) SXB - NTE
  4. Take the train from Nantes to La Rochelle Ville
  5. Take the train from Gare de La Rochelle-Ville to Gare de Mauzé

123€ - 377€

Train to Basel, fly to Bordeaux, train  •  10h 49m

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Bordeaux (BOD) BSL - BOD
  3. Take the train from Bordeaux St Jean to Poitiers
  4. Take the train from Gare de Poitiers to Gare de Mauzé

139€ - 348€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Usseau is to bus and night bus and train which costs SFr 120 - SFr 160 and takes 20h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Usseau is to drive which costs SFr 120 - SFr 190 and takes 8h 51m.

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The distance between Zürich and Usseau is 707 km. The road distance is 954.4 km.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Usseau without a car is to train which takes 9h 45m and costs SFr 110 - SFr 280.

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It takes approximately 9h 45m to get from Zürich to Usseau, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Usseau is to train which takes 9h 45m and costs SFr 110 - SFr 280. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 130 - SFr 220 and takes 19h 25m.

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There is no direct flight from Zurich Airport to La Rochelle Airport. The quickest flight takes 8h 30m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zürich to Usseau is 954 km. It takes approximately 8h 51m to drive from Zürich to Usseau.

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Aer Lingus, Flybe, Ryanair and six other airlines offer flights from Zurich Airport to La Rochelle Airport.

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There are 190+ hotels available in Usseau. Prices start at 55€ per night.

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  • Distance: 442.1 miles
  • Duration: 9h 45m

What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Usseau, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France?

You can take a train from Zürich to Usseau via Basel Sbb, Gare de Basel-SBB, Gare de Strasbourg, Strasbourg, Poitiers, Gare de Poitiers, and Gare de Mauzé in around 9h 45m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zürich to Usseau via Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean and Niort in around 19h 25m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Zurich to La Rochelle via Paris CDG, Nice
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
420€ - 2500€
Flights from Zurich to La Rochelle via Manchester
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
200€ - 1600€
Flights from Zurich to La Rochelle via Nice
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
270€ - 1700€
Flights from Zurich to La Rochelle via Munich, Nice
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
360€ - 2200€
Flights from Zurich to Poitiers via Paris CDG, Lyon
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
200€ - 1200€
Flights from Zurich to Poitiers via Frankfurt, Lyon
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
320€ - 1400€
Flights from Zurich to Poitiers via Venice, Lyon
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
240€ - 1200€
Flights from Zurich to Poitiers via Marseille, Lyon
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
170€ - 1100€
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 350€
Flights from Zurich to Bordeaux via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
200€ - 550€
Flights from Strasbourg to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 490€
Flights from Strasbourg to Nantes via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 490€
Flights from Strasbourg to Nantes via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 480€
Flights from Strasbourg to Nantes via Marseille
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 470€
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Zurich to La Rochelle via Nice
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
270€ - 1700€
Flights from Zurich to La Rochelle via Munich, Nice
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
360€ - 2200€
Flights from Zurich to Poitiers via Frankfurt, Lyon
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
320€ - 1400€
Flights from Zurich to Poitiers via Marseille, Lyon
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
170€ - 1100€
Flights from Strasbourg to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 490€
Flights from Strasbourg to Nantes via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 490€
Flights from Strasbourg to Nantes via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 480€
Flights from Strasbourg to Nantes via Marseille
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 470€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Zurich to La Rochelle via Geneva
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Flights from Zurich to La Rochelle via Amsterdam Schiphol, Bristol
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
390€ - 1400€
Flights from Zurich to La Rochelle via Paris CDG, Bristol
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
160€ - 850€
Flights from Basel to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 470€
Flights from Basel to Nantes via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 470€
Flights from Basel to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 340€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 370€
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 350€
Flights from Zurich to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 370€
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Zurich to La Rochelle via Manchester
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
200€ - 1600€
Flights from Zurich to La Rochelle via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
200€ - 1400€
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 350€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Zurich to La Rochelle via Porto
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
220€ - 1800€
Flights from Zurich to La Rochelle via Dublin
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
250€ - 1400€
Flights from Zurich to Poitiers via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
190€ - 1400€
Flights from Zurich to Poitiers via Bremen, London Stansted
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
190€ - 1400€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 850€
Flights from Zurich to Paris CDG via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 370€
Flights from Basel to Bordeaux via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
350€ - 1100€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Basel to Nantes via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 460€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
60€ - 320€
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
21€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
28€ - 55€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel Sbb to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 75€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
19€ - 24€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
19€ - 24€
1st Class
35€ - 36€
Train from Strasbourg to Poitiers
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
120€ - 150€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
120€ - 150€
1st Class
170€ - 250€
Train from Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy to Poitiers
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Bordeaux St Jean to Poitiers
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 55€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
45€ - 55€
1st Class
65€ - 85€
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
13€ - 21€
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Gare de Basel-SBB to Gare de Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 19€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
12€ - 19€
1st Class
26€ - 45€
Train from Strasbourg to Poitiers
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 75€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
45€ - 75€
1st Class
130€ - 220€
Train from Gare de Poitiers to Gare de Mauzé
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
10€ - 16€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
10€ - 16€
1st Class
18€ - 30€
Train from Gare de La Rochelle-Ville to Gare de Mauzé
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
7€ - 11€
1st Class
9€ - 15€
Train from Nantes to La Rochelle Ville
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
14€ - 22€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
14€ - 22€
1st Class
30€ - 55€
Train from Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy to Poitiers
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
25€ - 40€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
25€ - 40€
1st Class
65€ - 110€
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zürich to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
16h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
65€ - 130€
Book at
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zurich to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
16h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
65€ - 85€
Book at
eurolines.ch
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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 Zürich to Bordeaux City Centre
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Bordeaux City Centre to Niort
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean to Niort
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
9€ - 15€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean to La Rochelle
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
8€ - 15€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The best way to get from Zürich to Zurich Airport is to line 16 train which takes 18m and costs SFr 11 - SFr 20.

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