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There are 9 ways to get from Ascona 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 Trenitalia Frecce  •  7h 8m

  1. Take the train from Giubiasco to Milano Centrale Hotelzug / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini Fr

$105 - $168

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Bus  •  13h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Bellinzona - Banca dello Stato to Grandate - Stazione
  2. Take the bus from Como, Como Grandate to Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station 518

$50 - $82

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Train ItaloTreno  •  7h 21m

  1. Take the train from Giubiasco to Milano Centrale Hotelzug / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale Station to Roma Termini Station 9969 / ...

$80 - $138

Drive  •  6h 41m

  1. Drive from Ascona to Rome 432 miles

$100 - $150

Train, train to Milan Malpensa, fly  •  6h 34m

  1. Take the train from Giubiasco to Mendrisio
  2. Take the train from Mendrisio to Malpensa Aeroporto T1
  3. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Rome (FCO) MXP - FCO

$103 - $352

Train to Milan Linate, fly  •  7h 8m

  1. Take the train from Giubiasco to Milano Centrale
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Rome (FCO) LIN - FCO

$93 - $284

Line 1 bus, line 20 train, train to Milan Bergamo, fly  •  7h 28m

  1. Take the line 1 bus from Ascona, Posta to Locarno, Piazza Stazione
  2. Take the line 20 train from Locarno to Giubiasco
  3. Take the train from Giubiasco to Milano Centrale
  4. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Rome (FCO) BGY - FCO

$111 - $442

Train to Zurich, fly  •  8h 29m

  1. Take the train from Bellinzona to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Rome (FCO) ZRH - FCO

$123 - $437

Train, train to Verona, fly  •  8h 8m

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

$109 - $412

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The cheapest way to get from Ascona to Rome is to bus which costs SFr 45 - SFr 85 and takes 13h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Ascona to Rome is to train and fly which costs SFr 100 - SFr 360 and takes 6h 34m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ascona to Rome station. However, there are services departing from Ascona, Posta and arriving at Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station via Locarno, Via della Pace, Bellinzona - Banca dello Stato and Como, Como Grandate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 26m.

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The distance between Ascona and Rome is 559 km. The road distance is 691.2 km.

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The best way to get from Ascona to Rome without a car is to train which takes 7h 8m and costs SFr 100 - SFr 170.

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It takes approximately 7h 8m to get from Ascona to Rome, including transfers.

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Ascona to Rome bus services, operated by Gruppo Di Maio, depart from Bellinzona - Banca dello Stato station.

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The best way to get from Ascona to Rome is to train which takes 7h 8m and costs SFr 100 - SFr 170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 45 - SFr 85 and takes 13h 26m.

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

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Ascona to Rome bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station.

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Map of how to get from Ascona to Rome.
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  • Distance: 349.4 miles
  • Duration: 7h 8m

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

You can take a train from Ascona to Rome via Locarno, Piazza Stazione, Locarno, Giubiasco, and Milano Centrale in around 7h 8m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ascona to Rome via Locarno, Via della Pace, Bellinzona, Via Henri Guisan, Bellinzona - Banca dello Stato, and Como, Como Grandate in around 13h 26m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
Flights from Milan Linate to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Zurich to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Verona to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $370
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Verona to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Meridiana
Website
meridiana.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Zurich to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Iran Air
Website
iranair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$65 - $490
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Train operators
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
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Giubiasco to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Giubiasco to Mendrisio
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Mendrisio to Malpensa Aeroporto T1
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Locarno to Giubiasco
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bellinzona to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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
3h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
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
3h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
italotreno.it
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 Bellinzona to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Gruppo Di Maio
Phone
+39 0827 34 117
Email
info@gruppodimaio.it
Website
gruppodimaio.it
Bus from Bellinzona - Banca dello Stato to Grandate - Stazione
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
gruppodimaio.it
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 Como, Como Grandate to Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Ascona, Posta to Locarno, Piazza Stazione
Ave. Duration
18m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
Swiss PostAuto

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Neos, Iran Air, Ethiopian Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Milan Malpensa Airport to Rome Airport.

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