The TGV Lyria BUSINESS 1ÈRE class

BUSINESS 1ÈRE: A tailor-made, high-end journey, for those looking for a personalised experience.

Available everyday except Saturdays, on Paris <> Geneva and Paris/Dijon <> Zurich/Basel routes.

On board services

  • A dedicated quiet coach, perfect for relaxing or working in peace.
  • The comfort of a first-class seat with plenty of leg room.
  • A personalised welcome with a drink and an oshibori (hot towel).
  • A hot meal service, with service on plate at your seat.
  • Unlimited drinks.
  • A refurbished bar coach and a completely redesigned offer with urban, gourmet recipes.
  • International newspapers and magazines.
  • Access to the SNCF Grand Voyageur lounge at Paris Gare de Lyon.

Our dedicated on-board staff, trained with our values of Franco-Swiss know-how and excellence, are on hand to meet your needs throughout the journey.


All these services are included in the BUSINESS 1ÈRE ticket. 


Traffic information - traffic periods:

  • Summer break: the BUSINESS 1ÈRE service will be suspended from Saturday 20 July 2019 inclusive and will be resumed at the end of the summer. The service will recommence on Sunday 25 August 2019 on the Paris <> Basel/Zurich and Paris <> Geneva lines. For customers wishing to benefit from the comfort of 1st class seats during this period, we suggest opting for the STANDARD 1ÈRE travel class.
  • Winter break: the BUSINESS 1ÈRE service will be suspended from Saturday 21 December 2019 to Sunday 5 January 2020

The fare’s advantages

  • Total flexibility with free and unlimited exchange and refund.
  • Ease of access on all trains on the same day to the same destination. However passengers are encouraged to exchange their ticket to ensure a reserved seat and the meal service.
  • Fixed fare per destination, whatever the booking and travel dates.

Paris > Geneva : 191€

Paris > Basel : 199€

Paris > Zurich : 226€

Dijon > Bâle : 121€

Dijon > Zurich : 146€

Valid for a one-way ticket.


Plan a trip

  • Launch Offer

    TGV Lyria offers 1st-class SNCF and CFF subscription holders,

    access to BUSINESS 1ÈRE!

    The trial offer has been extended,
    before new travelcard offers will be introduced.

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