There are 4 ways to get from Arona 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  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Arona to Domodossola Reg / ...
  2. Take the train from Brig to Zürich HB 8

$94 - $177

Cheapest option

STN, train  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the STN from Arona - Piazza de Filippi to Domodossola Novara
  2. Take the train from Domodossola to Zürich HB Eurocity

$78 - $139

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Arona to Zürich 180.1 miles

$40 - $65

Train, fly  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Arona to Busto Arsizio
  2. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Zurich (ZRH) MXP - ZRH

$85 - $298

What companies run services between Arona, Italy and Switzerland?

You can take a train from Arona to Zürich via Domodossola, Brig, and Zürich HB in around 4 h 53 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Arona to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $11
Train from Arona to Busto Arsizio
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$6 - $8
Trenord
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Arona to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $18
Schedules at
trenord.it
Train from Arona to Busto Arsizio
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Schedules at
trenord.it
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Brig to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Domodossola to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
STN
Phone
0321 472647
Email
info@stnnet.it
Website
stnnet.it
Bus from Arona - Piazza de Filippi to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stnnet.it

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Arona to Switzerland?

The distance between Arona and Switzerland is 118 km. The road distance is 288 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Arona to Switzerland is to drive which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 3 h 18 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Arona to Switzerland is to drive which takes 3 h 18 min and costs 35€ - 55€.

Is there a direct train between Arona and Switzerland?

No, there is no direct train from Arona to Switzerland. However, there are services departing from Arona and arriving at Zürich Stadelhofen via Domodossola, Brig and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 53 min.

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

It takes approximately 4 h 53 min to get from Arona to Switzerland, including transfers.