There are 5 ways to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Val-d'Isère by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Genève-Aéroport 1
  2. Take the bus from Geneva Airport to Val-d'Isère

$116 - $255

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich, Zurich Airport to Geneva Airport K388
  2. Take the bus from Geneva Airport to Val-d'Isère

$40 - $119

3 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Val-d'Isère 247.6 miles

$50 - $80

Fly to Geneva  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Geneva (GVA) ZRH - GVA

$93 - $187

Fly to Lyon  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Lyon (LYS) ZRH - LYS

$106 - $285

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The cheapest way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Val-d'Isère is to drive which costs SFr 50 - SFr 75 and takes 4 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Val-d'Isère is to drive which costs SFr 50 - SFr 75 and takes 4 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Val-d'Isère. However, there are services departing from Zurich, Zurich Airport and arriving at Val-d'Isère via Geneva Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 15 min.

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The distance between Zurich Airport (ZRH) and Val-d'Isère is 253 km. The road distance is 396.2 km.

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The best way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Val-d'Isère without a car is to train and bus which takes 8 h 14 min and costs SFr 110 - SFr 250.

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It takes approximately 8 h 14 min to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Val-d'Isère, including transfers.

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Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Val-d'Isère bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Zurich, Zurich Airport station.

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The best way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Val-d'Isère is to bus which takes 11 h 15 min and costs SFr 35 - SFr 120. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs SFr 85 - SFr 180 and takes 6 h 6 min.

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The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Val-d'Isère bus services, operated by Altibus, arrive at Val-d'Isère station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Val-d'Isère is 396 km. It takes approximately 4 h 55 min to drive from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Val-d'Isère.

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Royal Jordanian and Swiss offer flights from Zurich Airport to Geneva Airport.

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Map of how to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Val-d'Isère.
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  • Distance: 158.3 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 14 min

What companies run services between Zurich Airport (ZRH), Switzerland and Val-d'Isère, France?

You can take a bus from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Val-d'Isère via Geneva Airport in around 11 h 15 min. Alternatively, Swiss and Royal Jordanian fly from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Val-d'Isère every 4 hours.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Twin Jet
Website
twinjet.fr
Flights from Zurich to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $430
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $400
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 Flughafen to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $170
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Altibus
Phone
0 820 320 368
Email
info@altibus.com
Website
altibus.com
Bus from Geneva Airport to Val-d'Isère
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $90
Schedules at
altibus.com
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, Zurich Airport to Geneva Airport
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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