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Paris - Zurich
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Main stations in Paris and Zurich
Paris Gare de LyonOpening hours: Monday to Friday: 5:45am to 9:45pm
Saturday and Sunday: 5:45am to 9:45pm Trains operating in and from this station:
High speed trains (TGV), Regional trains (TER, Corail)
SNCF rail agents, Car Parking, Currency exchange, Ticket Office, Assistance for disabled, Lockers, Lounge, Lost and found, Tourist Information Point, Toilets, Luggage storage, Wi-Fi Internet, ATM and Phone cabins.
Paris Gare de l’EstOpening hours: Monday to Friday: 5am to 1am
Saturday and Sunday: 5am to 1am
Public holidays: 5am to 1am Trains operating in and from this station:
High Speed trains and Regional trains
SNCF rail agents, Assistance for disabled persons, Car Parking, Lockers, Wheelchairs and boarding ramps, Business lounges & waiting rooms, Lost and found, Tourist Information Point, Places to eat in the station, Toilets, Luggage storage, Wi-Fi Internet, ATM and Phone cabins.
Zürich HauptbahnhofOpening hours: Monday to Friday: 5:30am to 11:15pm
Saturday and Sunday: 5:30am to 11:15pm
Public holidays: 5:30am to 11:15pm
Trains operating in and from this station:
High speed trains (TGV Lyria, ICE), Regional trains, Inter City trains
Rail Service Information, Ticket Office, Currency Exchange, Assistance for disabled persons, Lost and found, Police station, Tourist Information Point, Toilets, Luggage storage, Wi-Fi Internet and Phone cabins.
Travel inspiration in Paris and Zurich
Your travel by train from Paris to Zurich
It takes about 4 hours to travel from Paris, the French capital, to Zurich, one of the most pleasant cities in Switzerland. The journey takes place on board the high speed train known as the TGV Lyria. The trains operating between Paris and Zurich have modern carriages, comfortable seats and a restaurant car.
Paris Gare de Lyon, is a train station located in Paris. It is one of the most important train station in Paris. Paris Gare de Lyon is well connected to public transportations and is easily accessible. Zuerich HB, is a train station located in Zurich. Being one of the major train stations in Zurich, it is served by buses and other public transportations. Zuerich HB is also known as the Zurich Central Station or the Zurich Main station. It is the largest train station in Switzerland.
For a single return trip from Paris to Zurich, a point to point ticket is the best value for money and the cheapest train ticket. Best prices are available when buying the train ticket well in advance. For extensive train travel, a rail pass for France and Switzerland is a better choice.
Visit Paris and discover other popular train journeys
Just a few kilometres away from the centre of Paris, is found the Paris Disneyland. It is easily accessible by suburban trains from the following stations: Paris Gare de Lyon, Châtelet, Charles de Gaulle Etoile, Auber and Nation. Travellers must take the RER A (red line) in the direction of Marne La Vallée. There is a RER A every 15 minutes or so and the travel duration from Paris to Disneyland lasts about 45 minutes.
From Zurich, travellers can take the train to reach other cities and regions of Switzerland.