Lille to Zurich by train
Travelling from Lille to Zurich by train
Fast trains from Lille to Zurich take around 5 hours and 57 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 539 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lille and Zurich.
1. Are there direct trains from Lille to Zurich?
Journeys between Lille and Zurich usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 12 departures on the route from Lille to Zurich every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.
2. How long is the train journey from Lille to Zurich?
The Lille to Zurich train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 57 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Lille to Zurich train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Zurich is usually scheduled to depart Lille around 05:44 and the last train is around 21:38.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Lille around 06:54, and the last at 22:13.
What's the Lille to Zurich train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Lille to Zurich are $85.69.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $85 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $154. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Lille to Zurich train tickets?
Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 months in advance.
If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Lille to Zurich by train.
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Which train companies operate between Lille and Zurich?
More than one train company operates on the route from Lille to Zurich, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Intercity-Express (ICE)
- Südwestdeutsche Verkehrs-AG
- Train Express Regional
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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