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Cheap train tickets and times from Paris to Zurich

Showing times and prices for Jun 19

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

4 h 4 m

Average

7 h 49 m

Trains per day

38

Distance

489 km

Cheap train tickets from Paris to start from $100 with an average ticket price of $105.

The fastest train from Paris to takes 4h 4m in comparison to an average duration of 7h 49m and covers a distance of 489 km.

38 trains that leave Paris for every day with 5 travelling directly.

Cheapest
SNCF | TGV INOUI
11:18AM8h06
Paris Gare de Lyon
07:24PMZürich Hbf
$1001One-way
2 transfers
Cheapest
SNCF | TGV INOUI
11:18AM7h42
Paris Gare de Lyon
07:00PMZürich Hbf
$1001One-way
2 transfers
SNCF | TGV INOUI
09:22AM10h02
Paris Gare de Lyon
07:24PMZürich Hbf
$1071One-way
2 transfers
SNCF | TGV INOUI
09:22AM9h38
Paris Gare de Lyon
07:00PMZürich Hbf
$1071One-way
2 transfers
SNCF | TGV INOUI
11:18AM7h31
Paris Gare de Lyon
06:49PMZürich Hbf
$1131One-way
2 transfers

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Overview: Train from Paris to Zurich

distanceDistance303 miles (489 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 4 min
priceAverage train ticket price$206 (€181)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSNCF | TGV Lyria, SNCF | TGV INOUI, Deutsche Bahn, SNCF ICE, TGV, SNCF TER, TGV INOUI or SBB

Trains from Paris to Zurich cover the 303 miles (489 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 4 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV Lyria, SNCF | TGV INOUI, Deutsche Bahn, SNCF ICE, TGV, SNCF TER, TGV INOUI or SBB. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $206 (€181), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $74 (€65). Travelers depart most frequently from Paris Gare du Nord and arrive in Zürich Hbf.

Train companies: SNCF | TGV Lyria, Deutsche Bahn and SNCF | TGV INOUI from Paris to Zurich trains

SNCF | TGV Lyria, Deutsche Bahn and SNCF | TGV INOUI trains will get you to Zurich from Paris from $92 (€81). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

SNCF-ICE trains connect France and Germany. SNCF's high-speed service TGV and Deutsche Bahn's high-speed service ICE are joint providers of these services with comfortable connections between the two European countries. There are multiple ticket types on offer including Super Saver Fare Europe with no refunds or exchanges allowed and the Saver Fare Europe which is semi-refundable but not exchangeable. The trains are comfortable and high-speed and offer all the amenities of SNCF & DB high-speed trains like Wi-Fi, food and drinks on board and comfortable seats. The trains serve top French cities like Paris, Lyon, Strasbourg and Marseille along with German cities including Frankfurt, Mannheim, Stuttgart, Augsburg and Munich. Some of the most popular routes include: Paris to Frankfurt, Paris to Munich and Karslruhe to Lyon.

    Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB) classes from Paris to Zurich

    Check and compare train options, travel classes, and amenities for trains from Paris to Zurich with Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB)

    Inter City Express (ICE)

    1st class
    • Wi-Fi
    • Power socket at seat
    • Adjustable seat
    • Extra legroom (at least 89 cm)
    • Solo seats available
    • Face-to-face seats available
    • Folding table
    • 3 seat in a row
    • Seat reservation included
    • No dedicated space for bicycles*
    • Pets allowed
    • Meal service at seat and restaurant
    • No dedicated area for families with children
    • No dedicated space for prams
    • Quiet area/zone
    • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
    • 1 piece of large luggage per person
    • Air conditioning
    • No dedicated accessible seats
    • Partially barrier-free
    • Accessibility assistance service
    • Travel advisories priority lane
    • Access to lounge
    • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

    Inter City Express (ICE)

    2nd class
    • Wi-Fi
    • Power socket at seat
    • Adjustable seat
    • Extra legroom (at least 80 cm)
    • Solo seats available
    • Face-to-face seats available
    • Folding table
    • 4 seat in a row
    • Seat reservation not included
    • Dedicated space for bicycles
    • Pets allowed
    • Meal service at the restaurant
    • Area for families with children
    • Space for prams
    • Quiet area/zone
    • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
    • 1 piece of large luggage per person
    • Air conditioning
    • Dedicated accessible seats
    • Partially barrier-free
    • Accessibility assistance service
    • No Travel advisories priority lane
    • No access to lounge
    • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

    Intercity (IC)

    1st class
    • Wi-Fi
    • Power socket at seat
    • Seat not adjustable
    • Standard legroom
    • Solo seats available
    • Face-to-face seats available
    • Folding table
    • 3 seat in a row
    • Seat reservation included
    • No dedicated space for bicycles*
    • Pets allowed
    • No buy-on-board food
    • No dedicated area for families with children
    • No dedicated space for prams
    • No quiet area/zone
    • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
    • 1 piece of large luggage per person
    • Air conditioning
    • No dedicated accessible seats
    • Partially barrier-free
    • Accessibility assistance service
    • Travel advisories priority lane
    • Access to lounge
    • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

    Intercity (IC)

    2nd class
    • Wi-Fi
    • Power socket at seat
    • Seat not adjustable
    • Standard legroom
    • Solo seats available
    • Face-to-face seats available
    • Folding table
    • 4 seat in a row
    • Seat reservation not included
    • Dedicated space for bicycles*
    • Pets allowed
    • No buy-on-board food
    • Area for families with children
    • Space for prams
    • No quiet area/zone
    • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
    • 1 piece of large luggage per person
    • Air conditioning
    • Dedicated accessible seats
    • Partially barrier-free
    • Accessibility assistance service
    • No Travel advisories priority lane
    • No access to lounge
    • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

    Regional Express (RE)

    1st class & 2nd class
    • Wi-Fi
    • Power socket at seat
    • Seat not adjustable
    • Standard legroom
    • Solo seats available
    • Face-to-face seats available
    • Folding table
    • Dedicated space for bicycles
    • Pets allowed
    • No buy-on-board food
    • No dedicated area for families with children
    • No dedicated space for prams
    • No quiet area/zone
    • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
    • 1 piece of large luggage per person
    • Air conditioning
    • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
    • Partially barrier-free
    • Accessibility assistance service

    Regionalbahn (RB)

    1st class & 2nd class
    • No Wi-Fi
    • Power sockets on some trains
    • Seat not adjustable
    • Standard legroom
    • Solo seats available
    • Face-to-face seats available
    • Folding table
    • Dedicated space for bicycles
    • Pets allowed
    • No buy-on-board food
    • No dedicated area for families with children
    • No dedicated space for prams
    • No quiet area/zone
    • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
    • 1 piece of large luggage per person
    • Air conditioning
    • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
    • Partially barrier-free
    • Accessibility assistance service

    FAQs: Trains from Paris to Zurich

    FAQs: Travel by train from Paris to Zurich easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Paris to Zurich.
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Paris to Zurich can start from as little as $74 (€65) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Paris to Zurich is $206 (€181); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    On average the Paris to Zurich train time is 4 h 4 min   covering the 303 mile (489 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Paris to Zurich leaves at 5: 19 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Paris to Zurich leaves at 6: 07 PM.
    Yes, there are 5 direct trains a day from Paris to Zurich with SNCF | TGV Lyria or TGV INOUI. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
    Yes, you can take a high-speed train from Paris to Zurich with SNCF | TGV Lyria, SNCF ICE, TGV or TGV INOUI. Overall you can travel with the following companies: SNCF | TGV Lyria, SNCF | TGV INOUI, Deutsche Bahn, SNCF ICE, TGV, SNCF TER, TGV INOUI or SBB.
    For the trip from Paris to Zurich you can take a train with SNCF | TGV Lyria, SNCF | TGV INOUI, Deutsche Bahn, SNCF ICE, TGV, SNCF TER, TGV INOUI or SBB. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Paris and Zurich on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 6: 07 PM.

    When departing from Paris, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Paris Gare du Nord, Paris Gare de Lyon and Paris Gare Montparnasse. When arriving in Zurich, you can end your journey in train stations like Zürich Hbf, Zurich Airport and Zürich Stadelhofen.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Paris Gare du Nord, which is located around 2.8 miles (4.5 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Zürich Hbf, located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre.

    A trip to Zurich from Paris is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 4 h 4 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
    The cheapest month to travel from Paris to Zurich by train is September.
    It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between Paris and Zurich including taking a train, bus or flight.

    Important Stations and Airports in Paris and Zurich

    Paris
    Zurich
    Paris Gare du Nord is the most popular Paris railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Paris for your trip to Zurich.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 890640650
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
    Public transit options for Paris Gare du Nord
    Metro lines: 4, 5
    Bus lines: 65, 26, 43
    Train lines: RER B, D, E
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 184943635
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
    Public transit options for Paris Gare de Lyon
    Metro lines: 1, 14
    Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 72, 77, 91
    Train lines: TGV, RER A, RER D, Transilien R
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 892353535
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 07: 15 - 18: 00
    Public transit options for Paris Gare Montparnasse
    Metro lines: 4, 6, 12, 13
    Bus lines: 28, 39, 58, 82, 88, 89, 91, 92, 94, 95, 96
    Train lines: TGV, OUIGO, Intercités, Transilien N, TER Normandie, TER Centre
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 184943635
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Fri: 06: 45 - 20: 30 | Sat: 09: 00 - 20: 00 | Sun: 09: 00 - 20: 30
    Public transit options for Paris Gare de l'Est
    Metro lines: 4, 5, 7
    Bus lines: 31, 32, 35, 38, 39, 46, 54, 56, 91
    Train lines: RER B, TGV, TGV/ICE, TER, Intercités, OUIGO, Transilien, Russian Railways
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 892353535
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Fri: 08: 00 - 19: 30 | Sat: 10: 00 - 18: 00
    Public transit options for Paris Gare Saint-Lazare
    Metro lines: 3, 9, 12, 13, 14
    Bus lines: 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, 29, 32, 42, 43, 66, 80, 94, 95, 528, RoissyB
    Train lines: TER, Intercités, Transilien J, Transilien L, RER E
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 892353535
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 00
    Public transit options for Paris Gare d'Austerlitz
    Metro lines: 5, 10
    Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 89, 91, 215
    Train lines: TER Centre-Val de Loire, Intercités, Intercités de Nuit, Transilien, RER C
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    ParkingParking
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 892353535
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 10: 45 - 18: 00
    Public transit options for Paris Bercy Bourgogne - Pays d'Auvergne
    Metro lines: 6, 14
    Bus lines: 24, 87, N32, N35
    Train lines: TER, Intercités
    Paris

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