Cheap train tickets from Bordeaux to Zurich

Showing times and prices for 27 May

Cheapest

£157

Average

£189

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

The average ticket from Bordeaux to Zurich will cost around £ 189 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 157.

SNCF | TGV Lyria
05:12Bordeaux7h14 12:26Zurich
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£1571One-way
SNCF | TGV Lyria
06:12Bordeaux7h14 13:26Zurich
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£1781One-way
SNCF | TGV Lyria
06:44Bordeaux7h42 14:26Zurich
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£2061One-way
SNCF | TGV Lyria
13:46Bordeaux7h40 21:26Zurich
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£2141One-way

Train schedule Bordeaux to Zurich

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SNCF | TGV Lyria
05:12Bordeaux7h14 12:26Zurich
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SNCF | TGV Lyria
06:12Bordeaux7h14 13:26Zurich
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SNCF | TGV Lyria
06:44Bordeaux7h42 14:26Zurich
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SNCF | TGV Lyria
13:46Bordeaux7h40 21:26Zurich
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Fri
27 May
£157SNCF | TGV Lyria
£60Iberia
Sat
28 May
£91SNCF | TGV Lyria
£81Air Nostrum
Sun
29 May
£184SNCF | TGV Lyria
£26tab
Mon
30 May
£94SNCF | TGV Lyria
£104Air Nostrum
Tue
31 May
£66SNCF | TGV Lyria
£63Air Nostrum
Wed
1 Jun
£53SNCF | TGV Lyria
£41Air Nostrum
Thu
2 Jun
£91SNCF | TGV Lyria
£81Air Nostrum

Fastest train times from Bordeaux to Zurich

Showing times and prices for 27 May

Fastest Journey

7 h 14 m

Average

7 h 27 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

757 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Bordeaux for Zurich every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 757 km distance in an average of 7 h 27 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 7 h 14 m .

The slowest trains will take 7 h 42 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

SNCF | TGV Lyria
06:12Bordeaux7h14 13:26Zurich
0 changes
£1781One-way
SNCF | TGV Lyria
05:12Bordeaux7h14 12:26Zurich
0 changes
£1571One-way
SNCF | TGV Lyria
13:46Bordeaux7h40 21:26Zurich
0 changes
£2141One-way
SNCF | TGV Lyria
06:44Bordeaux7h42 14:26Zurich
0 changes
£2061One-way

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Overview: Train from Bordeaux to Zurich

distanceDistance469 miles (757 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 42 min
priceAverage train ticket price£164 (€185)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersSNCF | TGV Lyria

Trains from Bordeaux to Zurich cover the 469 miles (757 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 42 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV Lyria. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £53, but the average price of train tickets is £164. Travellers depart most frequently from Bordeaux Saint-Jean and arrive in Zürich HB.

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FAQs

Is travel by train currently allowed from Bordeaux, France to Zurich, Switzerland?

Travel between Bordeaux, France and Zurich, Switzerland by train is: Fully open.

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

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

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: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 23/05/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Bordeaux to Zurich before travelling.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Zurich, Switzerland to Bordeaux, France?

The restriction level for your return train to Bordeaux, France from Zurich is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Bordeaux from Zurich restricted?

International entry 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?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
  • 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)
  • Health declaration required

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

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

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 24/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Bordeaux from Zurich closer to your date of departure here.

How much does a cheap train from Bordeaux to Zurich cost?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train from Bordeaux to Zurich for as little as £53  in the next 7 days.

What is the average cost of a train from Bordeaux to Zurich?

If you’re looking to buy tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Bordeaux to Zurich train prices are on average £164  one way.

What is the distance between Bordeaux and Zurich by train?

When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Zurich from Bordeaux via train to be approximately 469 miles (757 km).

How long is the train journey between Bordeaux and Zurich?

The Bordeaux to Zurich train duration is on average 7 h 42 min, which is to be expected when travelling 469 miles (757 km) to Zurich from Bordeaux. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

When travelling by train from Bordeaux to Zurich, which train station in Bordeaux do I depart from and which train station in Zurich do I arrive in?

When taking the train between Bordeaux and Zurich, you can choose to depart from train stations like Bordeaux Saint-Jean, Bordeaux-Benauge and Bordeaux. Your route can end in train stations such as Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich Oerlikon.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Bordeaux Saint-Jean   and arrive in Zürich HB.

Where is the departure train station in Bordeaux located? Where is the arrival train station in Zurich located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Bordeaux Saint-Jean, which is located around 1.9 miles (3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Zürich HB, located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre.

Which train providers should I travel with from Bordeaux to Zurich?

For the journey from Bordeaux to Zurich you can take a train with SNCF | TGV Lyria. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Zurich from Bordeaux on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

How many train services per day are there to Zurich from Bordeaux?

The average number of trains departing Bordeaux for Zurich is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

What time is the earliest train from Bordeaux to Zurich? What time is the last train from Bordeaux to Zurich?

You can take the first train from Bordeaux to Zurich at 04: 44   or take the last train from Bordeaux to Zurich leaving at 13: 46. Look for the latest Bordeaux Zurich train times on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.

How early should I book train tickets between Bordeaux and Zurich to score the best deals?

If you purchase a train ticket to Zurich from Bordeaux within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £164 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Bordeaux and Zurich are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bordeaux
Zurich
Bordeaux Saint-Jean is the most popular Bordeaux railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Bordeaux for your journey to Zurich.
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Bus lines: 1, 9, 10, 11, Aéroport Navette
Train lines: TGV, Intercités, TER 6P, TER 16, TER 17, TER 24, TER 26, TER 32, TER 33, TER 40, TER 47, TER 61