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Zürich Oerlikon to Paris Gare de Lyon by train

It takes an average of 7h 36m to travel from Zürich Oerlikon to Paris Gare de Lyon by train, over a distance of around 301 miles (485 km). There are normally 21 trains per day travelling from Zürich Oerlikon to Paris Gare de Lyon and tickets for this journey start from €113 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 4h 22m
Price€113 - €183.60
Distance301 miles (485 km)
Frequency21 trains per day
Departure stationZürich Oerlikon
Arrival stationParis Gare de Lyon
Changes1 change
Train and bus operatorsTGV Lyria

Zürich Oerlikon to Paris Gare de Lyon train times

Check out the next trains departing from Zürich Oerlikon to Paris Gare de Lyon for Tuesday 19th Jan 2021. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
09:16 15:42 6h 26m, 2 changes
09:46 15:08 5h 22m, 3 changes
13:16 17:38 4h 22m, 1 change
14:02 20:00 5h 58m, 3 changes
14:16 20:00 5h 44m, 4 changes
14:46 20:49 6h 03m, 4 changes
15:02 21:37 6h 35m, 3 changes
15:46 21:37 5h 51m, 4 changes
17:16 21:38 4h 22m, 1 change
18:02 08:30 14h 28m, 4 changes

TGV Lyria trains from Zürich Oerlikon to Paris Gare de Lyon

You can travel from Zürich Oerlikon to Paris Gare de Lyon on TGV Lyria trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

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TGV Lyria links France to Switzerland and can travel at a maximum speed of 200 mph (320 km/h). Resulting from the collaboration between SNCF and SBB, TGV Lyria has three comfort classes on all trains. Standard (equivalent to the Second Class TGV, with comfortable seats), Standard 1ère (with more legroom and access to the SNCF show Grand Voyageur at the Gare de Lyon in Paris) and Business 1ère (available all week except Saturday, on some lines only).

Cheap train tickets from Zürich Oerlikon to Paris Gare de Lyon

Train tickets from Zürich Oerlikon to Paris Gare de Lyon start at €113 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around .
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Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Zürich Oerlikon to Paris Gare de Lyon by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guide to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Zürich Oerlikon to Paris Gare de Lyon? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Zürich Oerlikon to Paris Gare de Lyon take?

The average journey time by train between Zürich Oerlikon and Paris Gare de Lyon is 7 hours and 36 minutes, with around 21 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Zürich Oerlikon and Paris Gare de Lyon by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Zürich Oerlikon to Paris Gare de Lyon is 4 hours and 22 minutes.

How much does the train from Zürich Oerlikon to Paris Gare de Lyon cost?

Train ticket prices from Zürich Oerlikon to Paris Gare de Lyon can start from as little as €113 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Zürich Oerlikon to Paris Gare de Lyon?

No, there are no direct train services from Zürich Oerlikon to Paris Gare de Lyon. Travelling from Zürich Oerlikon to Paris Gare de Lyon by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from Zürich Oerlikon to Paris Gare de Lyon leave?

The first train from Zürich Oerlikon to Paris Gare de Lyon leaves at 07:16. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Zürich Oerlikon to Paris Gare de Lyon leave?

The last train from Zürich Oerlikon to Paris Gare de Lyon leaves at 23:51. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Zürich Oerlikon and Paris Gare de Lyon by train?

Trains travelling from Zürich Oerlikon to Paris Gare de Lyon cover a distance of around 301 miles (485 km) during the journey.

Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Zürich Oerlikon to Paris Gare de Lyon for a typical week day using timetable data for 19/01/2021. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 16/02/2020 for travel on 11/04/2020 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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