Zurich to Paris by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Zurich to Paris by train
Fast trains from Zurich to Paris take around 4 hours and 3 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 490 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Zurich and Paris.
1. Are there direct trains from Zurich to Paris?
Direct trains from Zurich to Paris have been found.
We usually find around 10 direct trains on the route from Zurich to Paris every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 9 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Zurich to Paris?
The Zurich to Paris train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 3 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Zurich to Paris train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Paris is usually scheduled to depart Zurich around 07:20 and the last train is around 15:34.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Zurich to Paris train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Zurich to Paris are $31.82.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $131 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 Zurich to Paris train tickets?
Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 12 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 Paris by train.
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Which train companies operate between Zurich and Paris?
More than one train company operates on the route from Zurich to Paris, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Paris to Zurich by train