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Paris to Zurich

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07:20Paris32h5016:10Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai
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The fastest buses

from Paris
to Zurich

Showing times and prices for Jul 20

Fastest Journey

1d 8h 50m

Average

1d 8h 50m

Buses per day

1

Distance

489 km

It's difficult to get from Paris to Zurich without changing at least 1 times.

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07:20Paris32h5016:10Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai
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$2651One-way

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Prices across different modes

Train
Bus
Flight
Fri
Jul 19
Find prices
$55Eurolines France
$278Vueling
Sat
Jul 20
$146SNCF | TGV Lyria
$54Flixbus
$169Aegean Airlines
Sun
Jul 21
$158SNCF | TGV Lyria
$47Flixbus
$148Aegean Airlines
Mon
Jul 22
$184SNCF | TGV Lyria
$47Flixbus
$82Eurowings
Tue
Jul 23
$146SNCF | TGV Lyria
$35Flixbus
$82Eurowings
Wed
Jul 24
$123SNCF | TGV Lyria
$42Flixbus
$190Vueling
Thu
Jul 25
$184SNCF | TGV Lyria
$42Flixbus
$82Eurowings
Fri
Jul 26
$184SNCF | TGV Lyria
$47Flixbus
$208Swiss
Sat
Jul 27
$158SNCF | TGV Lyria
$47Flixbus
$205HOP!
Sun
Jul 28
$171SNCF | TGV Lyria
$47Flixbus
$220Swiss
Mon
Jul 29
$146SNCF | TGV Lyria
$36Flixbus
$220Swiss
Tue
Jul 30
$171SNCF | TGV Lyria
$35Flixbus
$118Tuifly
Wed
Jul 31
$146SNCF | TGV Lyria
$42Flixbus
$241Swiss
Thu
Aug 1
$134SNCF | TGV Lyria
$35Flixbus
$208Swiss
Fri
Aug 2
$171SNCF | TGV Lyria
$42Flixbus
$208Swiss
Sat
Aug 3
$178SNCF | TGV Lyria
$42Flixbus
$362Swiss
Sun
Aug 4
$184SNCF | TGV Lyria
$42Flixbus
$427Swiss
Mon
Aug 5
$146SNCF | TGV Lyria
$35Flixbus
$220Swiss
Tue
Aug 6
$134SNCF | TGV Lyria
$36Flixbus
$200Eurowings
Wed
Aug 7
$99SNCF | TGV Lyria
$35Flixbus
$220Swiss
Thu
Aug 8
$88SNCF | TGV Lyria
$35Flixbus
$200Eurowings

The cheapest buses

from Paris
to Zurich

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Cheapest

$265

Average

$265

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Paris to Zurich will cost around $ 265 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 265.

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07:20Paris32h5016:10Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai
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$2651One-way

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Journey Summary

Paris to Zurich Bus Information

Avg. Bus Duration:
13 hours 52 minutes
Coach Ticket Price: $35
Buses depart from:Paris
Bus arrives in:Zurich
Distance:489 km
BusBus Companies:Flixbus, Eurolines France

Buses from Paris to Zurich

Buses in Europe are an affordable way to travel between cities, with a number of companies servicing both domestic and international routes. Buses from Paris to Zurich are available on most days with the exception of Thursday and Saturday. A typical direct trip takes about 11 hours and 30 minutes. Flixbus buses usually have one change en route and there are 6 buses per day. Departures are in the morning or evening and journey times can vary dramatically depending on the service and the point of change.

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Paris to Zurich Bus Cost

Average prices for buses from Paris to Zurich when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

€68

1 Day in Advance

€36

1 Week in Advance

€36

2 Weeks in Advance

€36

1 Month in Advance

€33

3 Months in Advance

€33

Paris to Zurich Buses: General Information


While taking a bus is slower than both a flight or train, it is significantly cheaper and can take as little as 10 hours to arrive in Zurich.

  • autobus Most Paris to Zurich buses are run by Flixbus.
  • autobus Most buses are direct, depart from either Paris' Porte Maillot, Gare Routière Galliéni, Porte D'Orleans, or Quai de Bercy bus station and arrive at Zurich's Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai.
  • autobus Journey Time: Traveling from Paris to Zurich by bus takes as little as 10 hours.
  • autobus Most travelers book their Paris to Zurich bus ticket 1 day in advance of the travel date.




Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on Paris to Zurich buses decrease the further they are booked in advance:

  • It is 47% cheaper on average to purchase a Paris to Zurich bus ticket a day in advance as opposed to at the station on the day of travel.
  • Paris to Zurich bus tickets are 51% cheaper on average when booked 1 month in advance as opposed to purchasing a bus ticket the day of.

Taking the Bus from Paris

Eurolines buses from Paris to Zurich set off from Paris Gallieni Porte Bagnolet while Flixbus departures are from Porte Maillot coach park. Paris' Gallieni bus station is an extremely busy bus interchange on the edge of the city and it is easy to reach by Metro (Line 3) or car on the Perepherique ring road. Porte Maillot is also easy to get to; the station is next to the Palais de Congres and the Bois de Boulogne and travelers can use the Metro (Line 1) to Porte Maillot or to nearby Pont de Levallois-Becon (Line 3).

Getting into Zurich by Bus

Zurich is known for its picturesque Old Town, famous lake and beautiful quayside buildings on the River Limmat. Sights like the Grossmunster and Fraumunster plus fine dining and entertainment attract visitors from around the world. Buses from Paris to Zurich terminate at Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai, Ausstellungsstrasse 15. The station is next to the city's main railway station (Hauptbahnhof) at the head of the famous Bahnhofstrasse and within walking distance of the Old Town and city centre. Most tourist attractions can be easily accessed on foot while other parts of the city can be reached by S-Bahn trains from the rail station. Zurich has an excellent public transport network and local ZVV buses and trams also stop at the station. Daytime services terminate just after midnight, but night buses and trams are available at weekends. Travellers should remember that all tickets must be purchased and validated before using any form of public transport.

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Best fares for buses from Paris to Zurich

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Sun, Jul 21
Bus
Flixbus
06:5010h 35m17:25
ParisZurich
Mon, Jul 22
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Flixbus
06:5010h 35m17:25
ParisZurich
Tue, Jul 23
Bus
Flixbus
06:5010h 35m17:25
ParisZurich
Fastest Buses from Paris to Zurich by duration
Sun, Aug 18
Bus
Flixbus
20:5510h 5m07:00
ParisZurich
Thu, Aug 22
Bus
Flixbus
20:5510h 5m07:00
ParisZurich
Sun, Aug 25
Bus
Flixbus
20:5510h 5m07:00
ParisZurich
Return Journeys for Buses from Zurich to Paris
Sun, Jul 21
Bus
Flixbus
04:1512h 20m16:35
ZurichParis
Mon, Jul 22
Bus
Flixbus
07:0010h 25m17:25
ZurichParis
Tue, Jul 23
Bus
Flixbus
07:0010h 25m17:25
ZurichParis

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Paris
BusGare Paris Bercy

Amenities

WC
BusParis Gallieni Porte Bagnolet

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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines 3

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