Zurich to Avignon by train

  • First train
    05:19
  • Last train
    23:36
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 14m
  • Distance
    481 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    14
  • Avg. journey time
    7hr 42m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Zurich to Avignon by train

Fast trains from Zurich to Avignon take around 5 hours and 14 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 481 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Zurich and Avignon.

1. Are there direct trains from Zurich to Avignon?

Journeys between Zurich and Avignon usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 18 departures on the route from Zurich to Avignon every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 22 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Zurich to Avignon?

The Zurich to Avignon train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 14 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Zurich to Avignon train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Avignon is usually scheduled to depart Zurich around 05:19 and the last train is around 00:02. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Zurich around 05:19, and the last at 23:36.

When to book Zurich to Avignon 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 Zurich to Avignon by train.

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Which train companies operate between Zurich and Avignon?

More than one train company operates on the route from Zurich to Avignon, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • ICE
  • Inter City
  • InterCity
  • Intercités
  • TGV

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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