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Zurich to Valence by train

  • First train
    05:00
  • Last train
    00:08
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 10m
  • Distance
    382 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    29
  • Avg. journey time
    12hr 24m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Zurich to Valence by train

Fast trains from Zurich to Valence take around 5 hours and 10 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 382 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Zurich and Valence.

1. Are there direct trains from Zurich to Valence?

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

We usually find around 30 departures on the route from Zurich to Valence every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 27 departures.

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

The Zurich to Valence train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 10 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Valence is usually scheduled to depart Zurich around 05:19 and the last train is around 00:08. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Zurich around 05:00, and the last at 00:02.

When to book Zurich to Valence train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 4 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 Valence by train.

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Which train companies operate between Zurich and Valence?

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

  • AVE
  • Autocar
  • ICE
  • Inter City
  • Inter Regio
  • InterCity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Intercités
  • Interregio
  • Lyria
  • Regional-Express
  • Renfe-SNCF
  • TER
  • TGV
  • Train Express Regional

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

Valence to Zurich by train

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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.