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25 Sep
£127SNCF | TGV Lyria
£65Flixbus
£107Swiss
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26 Sep
£144Deutsche Bahn
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27 Sep
£164Deutsche Bahn
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28 Sep
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29 Sep
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Thu
30 Sep
£85SNCF | TGV Lyria
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1 Oct
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2 Oct
£108SNCF | TGV Lyria
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3 Oct
£144Deutsche Bahn with connection
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4 Oct
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5 Oct
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Wed
6 Oct
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Thu
7 Oct
£72SNCF | TGV Lyria
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Fri
8 Oct
£72SNCF | TGV Lyria
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9 Oct
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10 Oct
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11 Oct
£79SNCF | TGV Lyria
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12 Oct
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13 Oct
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14 Oct
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Coach Information from Paris to Zurich

distanceDistance303 miles (489 km)
durationAverage coach duration11 h 30 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£47 (€53)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesFlixbus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines France, Ouibus, Isilines or Eurolines Switzerland

Coaches from Paris to Zurich cover the 303 miles (489 km) long trip taking on average 11 h 30 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines France, Ouibus, Isilines or Eurolines Switzerland. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this trip for as low as £23, but the average price of coach tickets is £47. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai.

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Coach between Paris and Zurich with FlixBus

Find the best coaches from Paris to Zurich with Omio's travel partners FlixBus from £23. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

FlixBus

Flixbus is one of Europe's biggest bus companies which was created in Germany and offers bus services around Europe and US. Flixbus offers only one ticket type called Standard for your upcoming bus trip from Paris to Zurich.

If you’re looking for a smooth and easy coach between Paris and Zurich, check Omio for FlixBus coaches offering this journey. Whether you are looking for the fastest, earliest or cheapest coach to take for this 303 miles (489 km) route from Paris to Zurich, Omio makes it easier than ever to find FlixBus coaches at affordable prices, and you can also quickly book coach tickets online. Check the current FlixBus coach timetables for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route from Paris to Zurich as well as relevant ticket information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard), and book your FlixBus coach on Omio. If you search for coaches between Paris and Zurich in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the FlixBus tickets are mobile tickets, making it convenient for you to go paperless when travelling. With prices for FlixBus coaches between Paris and Zurich starting at £23, buy your official FlixBus tickets with Omio online quickly and easily!

FlixBus has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your FlixBus tickets from Paris to Zurich and when travelling by coach:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Buses from Paris to Zurich: Journey Details

Buses from Paris to Zurich are available on most days with the exception of Thursday and Saturday. Eurolines France is the only provider to offer a direct service; departures are on Monday, Wednesday and Friday and the bus leaves late in the evening to arrive in Zurich early the following morning. A typical direct trip takes about 11:30 hours. Flixbus buses have one change en route and there are three buses each Tuesday and Friday and two on Sunday. Departures are in the morning or evening and journey times can vary dramatically depending on the service and the point of change.

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 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 travellers 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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FAQs
Is cross-border travel by coach between Paris, France and Zurich, Switzerland allowed?

Travel between Paris, France and Zurich, Switzerland by coach is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Switzerland from France?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Paris?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

When travelling in Switzerland, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 23/09/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your coach to Zurich from Paris before travelling.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Paris, France from Zurich, Switzerland?

The current restriction level for your return trip by coach from Zurich to Paris is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to France from Switzerland?

Reentry to France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Zurich?

What are the entry requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

What are the safety rules to follow in Paris, France?

The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last verified on 23/09/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Zurich to Paris coach here.

How much does a cheap coach from Paris to Zurich cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap coach from Paris to Zurich for as little as £23  in the next 7 days.
What is the average cost of a coach from Paris to Zurich?
The Paris to Zurich coach ticket price is on average £47  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this route in the next week.
How many miles is it from Paris to Zurich by coach?
The coach distance from Paris to Zurich is around 303 miles (489 km).
How long is the coach journey between Paris and Zurich?
While the time it takes to travel 303 miles (489 km) from Paris to Zurich can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the coach duration from Paris to Zurich is on average 11 h 30 min.
Which coach station in Paris goes to Zurich? Which coach station do I come into Zurich from Paris?

When departing from Paris, you have various coach station options to start your route from including Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), Paris, Pl. Du Panthéon and Paris, Paris (Bercy Seine). When arriving in Zurich, you can end your journey in coach stations like Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai, Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai and Zurich, Main Station.

Omio customers book a coach from Paris Gare de Lyon   to Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai   most frequently for this route.

Where do I find the Paris coach station to Zurich? Where is the Zurich coach station?

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their coaches from Paris Gare de Lyon and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city centre to get to this coach station.

Passengers arriving in Zurich most often arrive at Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from this coach station to the city centre.

What coach companies go from Paris to Zurich?
If you're looking for coaches from Paris to Zurich, you can rely on Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines France, Ouibus, Isilines or Eurolines Switzerland to get you to Zurich. It's also good to check out all possible coach companies for the Paris to Zurich route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
When does the first coach depart from Paris to Zurich? When does the last coach depart from Paris to Zurich?
The earliest coach for this journey departs from Paris at 19: 00. The last coach leaves from Paris at 20: 00. Check Omio for the latest coach times from Paris to Zurich and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How early should I book Paris to Zurich coach tickets to get the best deals?
If you buy Paris to Zurich coach tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £47. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for coaches between Paris and Zurich. Look out for coach tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Gare Paris Bercy
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Paris 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.<br>Metro lines 3