There are 7 ways to get from Ancona to Switzerland 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.

Recommended option

Train via Bologna C.Le  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Ancona to Bologna C.Le Fb / ...
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Milano Centrale Fr
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Zuerich Hb Ec

$85 - $143

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  10 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Ancona to Zurich 421

$46 - $75

5 alternative options

Bus Autolinee Ventre  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Ancona Nord to Zürich

$56

Train  •  9 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Ancona to Milano Centrale Fb / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Zug(CH)
  3. Take the train from Zug to Zürich Stadelhofen 5

$128 - $211

Drive  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Ancona to Zürich 447.2 miles

$100 - $160

Fly to Basel  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Ancona (AOI) to Basel (BSL) AOI - BSL

$164 - $609

Fly to Zurich  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Ancona (AOI) to Zurich (ZRH) AOI - ZRH

$107 - $285

What companies run services between Ancona, Italy and Switzerland?

You can take a train from Ancona to Zürich via Bologna C.Le, Milano Centrale, Zuerich Hb, and Zürich HB in around 7 h 51 min. Alternatively, Autolinee Ventre operates a bus from Ancona to Zürich 3 times a week. Tickets cost $56 and the journey takes 9 h 35 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Ancona to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $2,000
Flights from Ancona to Basel via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $2,000
Flights from Ancona to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Ancona to Zurich via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Ancona to Zurich via Munich, Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Ancona to Zurich via Munich, Hannover
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Ancona to Zurich via Munich, Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Ancona to Zurich via Munich, Hamburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $700
Flights from Ancona to Zurich via Munich, Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Ancona to Basel via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Ancona to Zurich via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Flights from Ancona to Zurich via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Ancona to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Ancona to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Zug(CH)
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zug to Zürich Stadelhofen
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Autolinee Ventre
Phone
0975 343195
Email
info@ventrebus.com
Website
ventrebus.com
Bus from Ancona Nord to Zürich
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$56
Schedules at
ventrebus.com
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Ancona to Zurich
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Ancona to Switzerland?

The distance between Ancona and Switzerland is 545 km. The road distance is 716 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Ancona to Switzerland?

The cheapest way to get from Ancona to Switzerland is to bus which costs 45€ and takes 9 h 35 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Ancona to Switzerland?

The quickest way to get from Ancona to Switzerland is to fly which takes 6 h 44 min and costs 85€ - 240€.

Is there a direct train between Ancona and Switzerland?

No, there is no direct train from Ancona to Switzerland. However, there are services departing from Ancona and arriving at Zürich Stadelhofen via Bologna C.Le, Milano Centrale and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 51 min.

Is there a direct bus between Ancona and Switzerland?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ancona Nord and arriving at Zürich. Services depart three times a week, and operate Tuesday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 9 h 35 min.

How long does it take to get from Ancona to Switzerland?

It takes approximately 7 h 51 min to get from Ancona to Switzerland, including transfers.