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There are 10 ways to get from Zermatt to Rome by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train via Brig  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Brig Bahnhofplatz 5-Y
  2. Take the train from Brig to Milano Centrale Ec
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini Fr

$101 - $204

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Bus  •  16 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Breuil-Cervinia to Torino Bolzano 180
  2. Take the bus from Turin, Torino to Rome 1590 / ...

$87 - $146

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Train  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Visp to Milano Centrale Eurocity
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini Fr / ...

$101 - $203

Train via Bologna Centrale  •  8 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Brig Bahnhofplatz 5-Y
  2. Take the train from Brig to Milano Centrale Ec
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale Station to Bologna Centrale
  4. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Roma Termini

$115 - $189

Drive  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Zermatt to Rome 503.7 miles

$120 - $180

Train, bus to Milan Malpensa, fly  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Brig Bahnhofplatz
  2. Take the bus from Domodossola, Stazione to Malpensa, aeroporto
  3. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Rome (FCO) MXP - FCO

$117 - $395

Train, train to Milan Linate, fly  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Brig Bahnhofplatz
  2. Take the train from Brig to Milano Centrale
  3. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Rome (FCO) LIN - FCO

$114 - $320

Train to Geneva, fly  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Visp to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Rome (FCO) GVA - FCO

$127 - $370

Train, train to Milan Bergamo, fly  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Brig Bahnhofplatz
  2. Take the train from Brig to Milano Centrale
  3. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Rome (FCO) BGY - FCO

$132 - $478

Train, train to Verona, fly  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Brig Bahnhofplatz
  2. Take the train from Brig to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
  4. Fly from Verona (VRN) to Rome (FCO) VRN - FCO

$130 - $448

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The cheapest way to get from Zermatt to Rome is to bus which costs SFr 85 - SFr 150 and takes 16 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zermatt to Rome is to train and bus and fly which costs SFr 110 - SFr 400 and takes 7 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zermatt to Rome. However, there are services departing from Zermatt and arriving at Roma Termini via Brig and Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 32 min.

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The distance between Zermatt and Rome is 595 km. The road distance is 806 km.

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The best way to get from Zermatt to Rome without a car is to train which takes 7 h 32 min and costs SFr 100 - SFr 210.

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It takes approximately 7 h 32 min to get from Zermatt to Rome, including transfers.

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Zermatt to Rome train services, operated by MGB, depart from Zermatt station.

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The best way to get from Zermatt to Rome is to train which takes 7 h 32 min and costs SFr 100 - SFr 210. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 85 - SFr 150 and takes 16 h 44 min.

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The quickest flight from Milan Malpensa Airport to Rome Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Zermatt to Rome train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Roma Termini station.

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Map of how to get from Zermatt to Rome.
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  • Distance: 372 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 32 min

What companies run services between Zermatt, Switzerland and Rome, Italy?

You can take a train from Zermatt to Rome via Brig Bahnhofplatz, Brig, and Milano Centrale in around 7 h 32 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zermatt to Rome via Breuil-Cervinia, Torino Bolzano, Fermata 3563 - DUCHESSA JOLANDA EST, Fermata 1555 - PALAGIUSTIZIA, and Turin, Torino in around 16 h 44 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
Flights from Milan Linate to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Flights from Geneva to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Rome via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Rome via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $550
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Verona to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $370
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Verona to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Meridiana
Website
meridiana.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Geneva to Rome via Nice
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Iran Air
Website
iranair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$65 - $490
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Rome via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Train operators
MGB
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Train from Zermatt to Brig Bahnhofplatz
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
2nd Class Ticket
$26 - $31
1st Class Ticket
$45 - $55
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Brig to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Visp to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Visp to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Brig to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Roma Termini Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Turin, Torino to Rome
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Domodossola, Stazione to Malpensa, aeroporto
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Autoservizi Comazzi srl
Phone
0322 844 862
Email
comazzi@comazzibus.com
Website
comazzibus.com
Bus from Domodossola to Malpensa Airport T1
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
comazzibus.com

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