Train Switzerland Dijon : timetables, journey time, prices

To organise your journey between Switzerland and Dijon under the best conditions, look up practical information from TGV Lyria: timetables, journey, stations served, fares, etc.

Dijon is the capital of Burgundy, a region situated halfway between Paris and Lyon. With a rich historical heritage left over from its medieval past, and a profusion of old churches, it is nicknamed the "city of a hundred spires".

Timetable for trains to Dijon

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TGV Lyria operates 6 daily outward and return trains between Switzerland and Dijon from Monday to Sunday.

Lausanne-Dijon 07:23 TGV Lyria 9264  2 Book From CHF 32 (€29)
Lausanne-Dijon 12:23 TGV Lyria 9268 2 Book From CHF 32 (€29)
Lausanne-Dijon 16:23 TGV Lyria 9270/78 2 Book From CHF 32 (€29)
Zurich/Bâle-Dijon 09:34/08:34 TGV Lyria 9210 2:24/1:24 Book From CHF 32 (€29)
Zurich/Bâle-Dijon 13:34/14:34 TGV Lyria 9222 2:24/1:24 Book From CHF 32 (€29)
Zurich/Bâle-Dijon 15:34/16:34 TGV Lyria 9226 2:24/1:24 Book From CHF 32 (€29)

Dijon is 1 hour and 30 minutes to 2 hours and 30 minutes from Switzerland

Dijon is just 1 hour and 30 minutes from Basel, 2 hours from Lausanne and 2 hours and 30 minutes from Zurich thanks to TGV Lyria, which travels at a speed of 320 km/h.

From city centre to city centre, TGV Lyria is the fastest and most convenient means of travel to Dijon from Basel, Lausanne or Zurich. Your TGV Lyria leaves from Basel station, Zurich station or Lausanne station and takes you to Dijon-Ville station, also known as “Gare Foch”, which is just a few minutes on foot from the Palace of the Dukes of Burgundy, the Museum of Burgundian Life and the Cathedral of Saint Benignus of Dijon.

With TGV Lyria you can make the best use of your time between Switzerland and Dijon by relaxing or being productive. It is a smooth journey without the inconvenience of connections and with no queuing.

Towns served by these trains

The TGV Lyria Lausanne <> Dijon stops at Vallorbe, Frasne and Dole, and stops at Mouchard according to the timetables.

  • Lausanne
  • Vallorbe
  • Frasne
  • Mouchard
  • Dole
  • Dijon
  • Paris-Gare de Lyon

The TGV Lyria Zurich/ Bâle <> Dijon stops at Mulhouse.

  • Zurich
  • Bâle
  • Mulhouse
  • Dijon
  • Paris-Gare de Lyon 

When to book your train ticket

To obtain your Switzerland-Dijon train ticket at the best price, we recommend booking in advance. With TGV Lyria, if you reserve your ticket 4 months before departure, you could benefit from the lowest prices, from CHF 32. In short - plan ahead!

If you are travelling as a family with children or teenagers, SNCF discount cards are available for young people. There are other beneficial fare options for those aged 60 years plus or for frequent weekend travellers. 

Other solutions are available for booking your train ticket at the lowest fares.

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How much does it cost to travel between Switzerland and Dijon ?

With our new range of services, redesigned for your satisfaction, you can now choose between three classes of travel: BUSINESS 1ÈRE, STANDARD 1ÈRE and STANDARD. According to your requirements, your budget and your travel dates, you will find the class of travel to suit you best. 

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What is the frequency of TGV Lyria trains from Switzerland to Dijon ?

There is an average of 6 outward and return trains per day from Monday to Sunday between Switzerland and Dijon. Departures are from Lausanne, Zurich and Basel stations. Access all timetables here.*


What is the journey time from Switzerland to Dijon by train ?

The journey time varies according to the city of arrival :

  • 1 hour and 30 minutes from Basel to Dijon 
  • 2 hours from Lausanne to Dijon 
  • 2 hours and 30 minutes from Zurich to Dijon 

What is the ticket price from Switzerland to Dijon ?

To travel between Switzerland and Dijon, you can choose between 3 classes: BUSINESS 1ÈRE, STANDARD 1ÈRE and STANDARD. TGV Lyria offers single tickets in STANDARD class at CHF 54 (€49) all year round. 4 months before departure, you can benefit from tickets from CHF 32 (€29) when sales open.    


Which cities are served by the train ?

The TGV Lyria between Lausanne and Dijon stops at Vallorbe, Frasne, Mouchard and Dole, Mouchard. The TGV Lyria between Zurich/Basel and Dijon stops at Mulhouse.