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Main stations in Paris and Zurich
Paris Gare de Lyon Train Station
Address: Place Louis Armand 75571 Paris cedex 12Opening 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.
Zürich Hauptbahnhof Train Station
Address: Bahnhofplatz 7 8001 ZurichOpening 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.
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Travelling by train from Paris to Zurich
From Paris to Zurich, the travel time is 4 hours approximately. High speed trains like the TGV and the TGV Lyria operate on this international route. All trains have a restaurant car on board.
Located in Paris, the Paris Gare de Lyon railway station is an important transport hub. Paris Gare de Lyon railway station is connected to other public transportations. Zuerich HB railway station is found in Zurich. It is served by the train operating on the Paris to Zurich route.
Is a train ticket better or a rail pass? Travelling only a couple of time from Paris to Zurich, the train ticket is ideal, cheaper and more convenient. A train ticket from Paris to Zurich includes your seat reservation if you are travelling on board a high speed train, international train, scenic train or night train. Regional trains do not require a seat reservation. For more trips from Paris to Zurich, and to visit more of a region or country, a rail pass including France and Switzerland is better.
Discover Paris and visit other cities by train
There are a lot of parks in Paris where you can relax and enjoy the fine weather. Some of the parks in Paris are the Bois de Boulogne, Bois de Vincennes, Parc Monceau, Parc de la Villette, Parc des Buttes Chaumont to name a few.
Reviews & ratings Paris - Zurich
"Very convenient"Heng j.
My wife and I had a wonderful honey moon in European countries. We traveled through Germany, Italy, Switzerland and France by Global Pass, which was really handy. All the trains we abroad were perfectly linked and operated on time. The first class services were very good and the pass also covers some boat tickets as well. The mountain and lake views from Milan to Zurich were fascinating and the bullet train was very comfortable. I may suggest that you'd better to plan your rail trip in advance, e.g. check train timetables and links using "Plan you trip" on RailEuro website.
"all was well until...."Heng j. 06/11/2013
Used the pass to travel from Zurich to Lindau ( switzerland - germany ) After boarding the train the conductor advised us that we have to pay an additional fee because for TWO MINUTES we are travelling through Austria. An additional SFR 42 per person was the cost . I think in the future you should advise purchasers that they should check carefully in case their train strays for a very short distance into a country which is not included in the pass
"Paris to Zurich"Wendy b. 21/10/2013
Very good trip, 6am departure so not many people travelling. We were in 1st class which is worth paying the small amount extra for. The only criticism I would have is that ramps instead of stairs would make getting suitcases onboard a lot easier!!
"Paris Lyon to Zurich"Basil d. 21/10/2013
We travelled First Class The train ride was very comfortable
"Paris - Zurich"Mary d. 04/10/2013
For overseas travellers, LARGE signs advising to put rail tix into machine before boarding would be helpful. At Paris the ticket office does not open till after 6am so if your trip starts at that time, there are no directions to machines which can print seat allocation. Otherwise, trip was good.
"Confidence"Helen b. 23/09/2013
For the first time I organised a trip to Europe and in doing so booked a train trip from Dijon to Zurich, not only did everything run smoothly with the tickets also the train was very comfortable with plenty of space, clean and tidy, with such a incredibly fast train the journey was completed on time. I would highly recommend rail Europe as a go to place for future purchases.