How to travel from Bordeaux to Zurich

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Travel Information to Zurich from Bordeaux

distanceDistance469 miles (757 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$10 - $860
fastestFastest modeFlight • $860 (€771) • 1 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLufthansa or SNCF | TGV Lyria

Travel 469 miles (757 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train between Bordeaux and Zurich. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Lufthansa or SNCF | TGV Lyria among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or train from Bordeaux to Zurich.

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International travel from Bordeaux, France to Zurich, Switzerland is: Unrestricted.

Can I enter Switzerland if coming from France?

Entry into Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Zurich if traveling from Bordeaux?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Zurich, Switzerland due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Switzerland must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 11/6/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip from Bordeaux to Zurich.

Return travel to Bordeaux, France from Switzerland is: Unrestricted.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering France from Switzerland?

Entry into France is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into France from Switzerland?

Requirements for reentering France:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in France?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in France to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Recommended

The above information about your return travel to Bordeaux, France was last verified on 11/6/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Bordeaux from Zurich.

There are 4 ways to get from Bordeaux to Zurich: bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to travel from Bordeaux to Zurich is by taking a bus with an average price of $10 (€9).

This is compared to other travel options to Zurich:

A bus is generally $850 (€762) less than a flight for the same trip. Taking a flight costs on average $860 (€771) from Bordeaux to Zurich.

Taking a bus is usually $79 (€71) less than taking a train to Zurich, which costs on average $89 (€80) for the same trip.

The quickest way to travel to Zurich from Bordeaux is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 40 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 0 h 0 min   of travel time.

In comparison, getting to Zurich by train can take on average 7 h 14 min.

The Bordeaux to Zurich distance is around 469 miles (757 km).

The average frequency per day from Bordeaux to Zurich is:

  • 2 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Bordeaux and Zurich as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Bordeaux to Zurich:

  • Buses from Bordeaux to Zurich most often leave from Bordeaux, Gare Saint Jean and arrive in Zürich, Sihlquai Bus Terminal (Carparkplatz Sihlquai).
  • Flights most often depart from Bordeaux at Bordeaux Mérignac Airport and arrive in Zurich at Zurich Airport.
  • Trains most often depart from Bordeaux at Bordeaux Saint-Jean and arrive in Zurich at Zürich HB.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Bordeaux to Zurich:

  • You can take a flight from Bordeaux to Zurich with Lufthansa. Cheap tickets can be found for $860 (€771) with Lufthansa from Bordeaux to Zurich.
  • You can travel to Zurich from Bordeaux by train with SNCF | TGV Lyria. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $89 (€80) with SNCF | TGV Lyria from Bordeaux to Zurich.

Yes, there are direct routes from Bordeaux to Zurich with the following travel companies:

  • You can book a direct flight with.
  • You'll find direct trains with.

Direct services to Zurich tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.

Many of our customers who book a trip from Bordeaux to Zurich often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Paris, Milan or Munich. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Bordeaux and Zurich itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Zurich and any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from Bordeaux to Zurich, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost on average $10 (€9) one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing $860 (€771) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average $89 (€80) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Bordeaux to Zurich online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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