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Duration 8h 32m
Distance 857.1 km
Average price SFr 180
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average train between Vatican City and Zürich takes 8h 32m and the fastest train takes 7h 7m. The train service runs several times per day from Vatican City to Zürich. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Roma Termini
  2. Milano Centrale
  3. Chiasso
  4. Zürich
7h 36m
SFr 107 - SFr 262

Vatican City to Zürich train times

Trains run every four hours between Vatican City and Zürich. The earliest departure is at 09:10 in the morning, and the last departure from Vatican City is at 19:10 which arrives into Zürich at 10:27. All services require a transfer, and take on average 8h 32m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Vatican City to Zürich. However, there are services departing from Roma Termini and arriving at Zuerich Hb via Milano Centrale and Chiasso. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 36m.

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The distance between Vatican City and Zürich is 681 km. The road distance is 857.1 km.

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Vatican City to Zürich train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Roma Termini station.

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Vatican City to Zürich train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Zuerich Hb station.

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