There are 4 ways to get from Bolzano to Zürich by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Bozen to Zurich 409

$23 - $40

3 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Bolzano/Bozen to Innsbruck Hbf Rex / ...
  2. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Zürich HB Rj / ...

$67 - $118

Drive  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Bolzano to Zürich 257.9 miles

$60 - $90

Bus, fly  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Bolzano to Munich Airport
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Zurich (ZRH) MUC - ZRH

$155 - $414

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bolzano to Zürich is to bus which costs 20€ - 35€ and takes 5 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bolzano to Zürich is to drive which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 4 h 31 min.

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The distance between Bolzano and Zürich is 233 km. The road distance is 412.6 km.

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The bus from Bozen to Zurich takes 5 h 30 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bozen and arriving at Zurich. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bolzano to Zürich. However, there are services departing from Bolzano/Bozen and arriving at Zürich HB via Innsbruck Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

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What companies run services between Bolzano, Italy and Zürich, Switzerland?

FlixBus operates a bus from Bolzano to Zürich once daily. Tickets cost $23 - $40 and the journey takes 5 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bolzano to Zürich via Innsbruck Hbf in around 6 h 30 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Munich to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bolzano/Bozen to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators

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