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The cheapest trains

from Zurich
to Paris

Showing times and prices for Aug 26

Cheapest

£121

Average

£160

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 Zurich to Paris will cost around £ 160 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 121.

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15:34Zürich HB4h0319:37Paris Gare de Lyon
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£1211One-way
2nd Cheapest
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12:37Zürich HB9h2822:05Paris Gare de l'Est
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£1271One-way
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11:37Zürich HB10h2822:05Paris Gare de l'Est
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£1291One-way
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13:37Zürich HB8h2822:05Paris Gare de l'Est
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£1291One-way
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15:00Zürich HB7h0522:05Paris Gare de l'Est
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£1331One-way

Train Times

Zurich to Paris

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00:08Zürich HB13h5714:05Paris Gare de l'Est
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00:08Zürich HB12h2512:33Paris Gare de l'Est
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06:00Zürich HB6h3312:33Paris Gare de l'Est
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06:00Zürich HB8h0514:05Paris Gare de l'Est
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07:34Zürich HB4h0311:37Paris Gare de Lyon
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07:37Zürich HB10h2818:05Paris Gare de l'Est
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08:00Zürich HB8h5316:53Paris Gare de l'Est
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08:37Zürich HB9h2818:05Paris Gare de l'Est
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09:34Zürich HB4h1113:45Paris Gare de Lyon
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09:37Zürich HB8h2818:05Paris Gare de l'Est
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10:00Zürich HB8h0518:05Paris Gare de l'Est
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11:00Zürich HB7h0518:05Paris Gare de l'Est
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11:08Zürich HB6h5718:05Paris Gare de l'Est
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11:34Zürich HB4h0415:38Paris Gare de Lyon
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11:37Zürich HB10h2822:05Paris Gare de l'Est
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12:00Zürich HB6h0518:05Paris Gare de l'Est
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12:00Zürich HB8h4120:41Paris Gare de l'Est
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12:37Zürich HB9h2822:05Paris Gare de l'Est
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13:00Zürich HB7h4120:41Paris Gare de l'Est
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13:00Zürich HB9h0522:05Paris Gare de l'Est
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13:34Zürich HB4h0317:37Paris Gare de Lyon
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13:37Zürich HB8h2822:05Paris Gare de l'Est
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14:00Zürich HB8h0522:05Paris Gare de l'Est
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14:00Zürich HB6h4120:41Paris Gare de l'Est
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15:00Zürich HB7h0522:05Paris Gare de l'Est
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15:34Zürich HB4h0319:37Paris Gare de Lyon
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Aug 25
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£55Flixbus
£170Swiss
Mon
Aug 26
£110SNCF | TGV Lyria
£46Flixbus
£140Swiss
Tue
Aug 27
£100SNCF | TGV Lyria
£37Eurolines France
£140Swiss
Wed
Aug 28
£100SNCF | TGV Lyria
£38Flixbus
£140Swiss
Thu
Aug 29
£100SNCF | TGV Lyria
£40Flixbus
£256KLM
Fri
Aug 30
£100SNCF | TGV Lyria
£44Flixbus
£291Vueling
Sat
Aug 31
£129SNCF | TGV Lyria
£44Flixbus
£291Swiss
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Sep 1
£110SNCF | TGV Lyria
£34Eurolines France
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Sep 2
£81SNCF | TGV Lyria
£29Flixbus
£96Eurowings
Tue
Sep 3
£65SNCF | TGV Lyria
£26Eurolines France
£67Eurowings
Wed
Sep 4
£81SNCF | TGV Lyria
£32Flixbus
£67Germanwings
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Sep 5
£110SNCF | TGV Lyria
£22Flixbus
£67Eurowings
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Sep 6
£129SNCF | TGV Lyria
£28Flixbus
£67Eurowings
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Sep 7
£110SNCF | TGV Lyria
£29Flixbus
£89Swiss
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Sep 8
£100SNCF | TGV Lyria
£24Flixbus
£60Swiss
Mon
Sep 9
£47SNCF | TGV Lyria
£24Flixbus
£60Swiss
Tue
Sep 10
£47SNCF | TGV Lyria
£29Flixbus
£60Swiss
Wed
Sep 11
£47SNCF | TGV Lyria
£24Flixbus
£60Swiss
Thu
Sep 12
£65SNCF | TGV Lyria
£22Flixbus
£67Eurowings
Fri
Sep 13
£150SNCF | TGV Lyria
£28Flixbus
£60Swiss
Sat
Sep 14
£81SNCF | TGV Lyria
£22Flixbus
£60Swiss

The fastest trains

from Zurich
to Paris

Showing times and prices for Aug 26

Fastest Journey

4h 3m

Average

7h 47m

Trains per day

26

Distance

489 km

Of the 26 train that leave Zurich for Paris every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct train cover the 489 km distance in an average of 7h 47m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 4h 3m .

The slowest train will take 13h 57m 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.

Fastest
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07:34Zürich HB4h0311:37Paris Gare de Lyon
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£1421One-way
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13:34Zürich HB4h0317:37Paris Gare de Lyon
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£1421One-way
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15:34Zürich HB4h0319:37Paris Gare de Lyon
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£1211One-way
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11:34Zürich HB4h0415:38Paris Gare de Lyon
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£1421One-way
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09:34Zürich HB4h1113:45Paris Gare de Lyon
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£1541One-way

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Journey Summary

Zurich to Paris Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
4 hours 8 minutes
Train Ticket Price: £69
Trains depart from:Zurich
Trains arrive in:Paris
Distance:489 km
TrainTrain Companies:SNCF | TGV Lyria

Trains from Zurich to Paris

Trains are available between Zurich HB main station and Gare de Lyon and Gar de l'Est stations in Paris. The journey takes at least four hours on a direct route and longer when changes are required. There are over 55 train routes available every day, five of which are direct while the rest require between one and three changes.

Which train companies travel from Zurich to Paris?

The Zurich to Paris route is currently served by three providers. SNCF | TGV Lyria operates direct trains between Zurich and Paris, while Deutsche Bahn and SNCF | ICE operate train routes that require between one and three changes.

How long is the train from Zurich to Paris?

Direct trains take just over four hours, while indirect trains take at least 30 minutes longer. Connecting services can require up to 3 changes which usually take place in cities within Germany. The total travel time is displayed on each route and some can take upwards of 15 hours.

How many trains are there from Zurich to Paris?

There are usually five direct trains each day. Direct departures are spread with the first in the morning through to mid-afternoon. Trains depart from Zurich every hour or two in between these times. In addition, there are over 50 indirect route options. These trains leave every 30 minutes from around 6:00 a.m. through to the early afternoon.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Zurich to Paris?

Departure train station: Zurich Hauptbahnhof (or Zurich HB) is the departure station for all trains headed to Paris. The station is located right in the heart of the city centre. Public buses and trams, electric scooters and car sharing are all available at the station. The large train station has 200 shops, restaurants and many services available, including book shops, coffee shops and bike rental.

Arrival train station: Trains from Zurich arrive at Paris Gare de Lyon or Gare de l'Est. The stations are less than two miles from the city centre, which can be reached in a few minutes by local train or metro. The facilities at the stations include a children's area, Amazon lockers and various shops and restaurants.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Zurich
Paris
TrainZürich HB

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