There are 9 ways to get from Italy to Black Forest by train, bus, car, plane or taxi

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  •  10h 27m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Milano Centrale 9992 / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf Ec

180€ - 404€

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Bus  •  18h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Basel, Basel SBB 1524
  2. Take the bus from Basel, Basel SBB to Freiburg 122 / ...

102€ - 138€

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Bus, train  •  19h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Tiburtina Station to Orte A1
  2. Take the bus from Orte A1 to Schaffhausen Landhaus
  3. Take the train from Singen(Hohentwiel) to Donaueschingen Re / ...

138€ - 228€

Drive  •  9h 57m

  1. Drive from Rome to Black Forest 974.1 km

130€ - 190€

Fly Milan Malpensa to Zurich, train  •  6h 27m

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Zurich (ZRH) MXP - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Singen(Hohentwiel)
  3. Take the train from Singen(Hohentwiel) to St Georgen(Schwarzw)

192€ - 458€

Fly Milan Linate to Stuttgart, train, taxi  •  6h 50m

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Stuttgart (STR) LIN - STR
  2. Take the train from Boeblingen to Rottweil
  3. Take the train from Rottweil to Marbach Ost
  4. Take a taxi from Marbach Ost to Black Forest

173€ - 357€

Fly Florence to Zurich, train  •  7h 6m

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Zurich (ZRH) FLR - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Singen(Hohentwiel)
  3. Take the train from Singen(Hohentwiel) to St Georgen(Schwarzw)

185€ - 534€

Train to Lugano, fly to Zurich, train  •  7h 35m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Lugano
  2. Fly from Lugano (LUG) to Zurich (ZRH) LUG - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Singen(Hohentwiel)
  4. Take the train from Singen(Hohentwiel) to St Georgen(Schwarzw)

206€ - 472€

Fly Rome to Zurich, train  •  7h 40m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Zurich (ZRH) FCO - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Singen(Hohentwiel)
  3. Take the train from Singen(Hohentwiel) to St Georgen(Schwarzw)

161€ - 508€

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The cheapest way to get from Italy to Black Forest is to bus which costs 100€ - 140€ and takes 18h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Italy to Black Forest is to fly and train which costs 190€ - 460€ and takes 6h 27m.

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The distance between Italy and Black Forest is 689 km. The road distance is 974.1 km.

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The best way to get from Italy to Black Forest without a car is to train which takes 10h 27m and costs 180€ - 410€.

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It takes approximately 10h 27m to get from Italy to Black Forest, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Italy to Black Forest is to train which takes 10h 27m and costs 180€ - 410€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 100€ - 140€ and takes 18h 25m.

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The quickest flight from Milan Malpensa Airport to Zurich Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Italy to Black Forest is 974 km. It takes approximately 9h 57m to drive from Italy to Black Forest.

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Swiss offers flights from Milan Malpensa Airport to Zurich Airport.

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There are 889+ hotels available in Black Forest. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Italy to Black Forest.
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  • Distance: 689 km
  • Duration: 10h 27m

What companies run services between Italy and Black Forest, Baden-Württemberg, Germany?

You can take a train from Rome to Black Forest via Milano Centrale, Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf, and Neustadt(Schwarzw) in around 10h 27m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rome to Black Forest via Staz.ne Tiburtina, Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station, Basel, Basel SBB, Freiburg, and Titisee-Neustadt, Titisee Badeparadies in around 18h 25m.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 600€
Flights from Florence to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 650€
Flights from Florence to Zurich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 650€
Flights from Lugano to Zurich
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 280€
Flights from Rome to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 480€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
200€ - 600€
Flights from Florence to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 230€
Flights from Lugano to Zurich
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 280€
Flights from Rome to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 850€
Flights from Rome to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 850€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1000€ - 2700€
Flights from Rome to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 600€
Train operators
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 Roma Termini to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
40€ - 120€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
40€ - 55€
Base Standard
70€ - 95€
Base Premium
85€ - 120€
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 Milano Centrale to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
90€ - 210€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
90€ - 120€
1st Class
150€ - 210€
Train from Milano Centrale to Lugano
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
24€ - 65€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
24€ - 35€
1st Class
45€ - 65€
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Website
bahn.com
Train from Singen(Hohentwiel) to Donaueschingen
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Singen(Hohentwiel) to St Georgen(Schwarzw)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13€ - 18€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Boeblingen to Rottweil
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
14€ - 20€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Rottweil to Marbach Ost
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
4€ - 7€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Singen(Hohentwiel) to Donaueschingen
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Singen(Hohentwiel) to St Georgen(Schwarzw)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Boeblingen to Rottweil
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zuerich Hb to Singen(Hohentwiel)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
24€ - 45€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Milano Centrale to Lugano
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
26€ - 50€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Boeblingen to Rottweil
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
14€ - 20€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
DB ZugBus RAB GmbH
Website
zugbus-rab.de
Train from Rottweil to Villingen-Sch. Marbach Ost
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
DB ZugBus RAB
Schedules at
SBB
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Basel, Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Basel, Basel SBB to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Consorzio Autolinee S.r.l.
Phone
0984 401468
Email
info@consorzioautolinee.it
Website
consorzioautolinee.it
Bus from Tiburtina Station to Orte A1
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
13€ - 21€
Schedules at
consorzioautolinee.it
Calanda Viaggi
Phone
0041 (0)81 284 62 32
Email
info@calandareisen.com
Website
calandaviaggi.com
Bus from Orte A1 to Schaffhausen Landhaus
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
55€ - 75€
Website
Calanda Viaggi
Other operators
Taxi from Marbach Ost to Black Forest
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
60€ - 80€
VS Taxi
Phone
+49 7720 9677850
Taxi Suhm
Phone
+49 7721 55555

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The best way to get from Italy to Milan Linate Airport is to line 73 bus which takes 27 min and costs 1€ - 2€.

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