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There are 8 ways to get from Italy to Colmar by plane, train, bus and ferry, bus, night bus or car

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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Fly from Milan Malpensa, train  •  5h 7m

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Zurich (ZRH) MXP - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Colmar

$135 - $375

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Night bus, train  •  15h 21m

  1. Take the night bus from Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Basel, Basel central station N524
  2. Take the train from Gare de Basel-SBB to Gare de Colmar Basel-SBB - Strasbourg / ...

$74 - $117

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Fly from Florence, train  •  5h 58m

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Zurich (ZRH) FLR - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Colmar

$128 - $451

Fly from Rome, train  •  6h 42m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Zurich (ZRH) FCO - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Colmar

$109 - $405

Train to Lugano, fly, train  •  7h 16m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Lugano
  2. Fly from Lugano (LUG) to Zurich (ZRH) LUG - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  4. Take the train from Basel SBB to Colmar

$154 - $356

Train  •  9h 13m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Milano Centrale Fr
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB Ece / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Colmar

$94 - $248

Bus and ferry, bus  •  15h 55m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Rome to Basel
  2. Take the bus from Basel, Basel central station to Colmar 108 / ...

$76 - $120

Drive  •  9h 38m

  1. Drive from Rome to Colmar 616.8 miles

$140 - $220

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Italy to Colmar is to night bus and train which costs 60€ - 110€ and takes 15h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Italy to Colmar is to fly and train which costs 110€ - 330€ and takes 5h 7m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Italy to Colmar. However, there are services departing from P.le Tiburtino and arriving at Colmar via Rome and Basel, Basel central station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 55m.

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No, there is no direct train from Italy to Colmar. However, there are services departing from Roma Termini and arriving at Colmar via Milano Centrale and Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 13m.

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The distance between Italy and Colmar is 734 km. The road distance is 986.9 km.

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The best way to get from Italy to Colmar without a car is to train which takes 9h 13m and costs 80€ - 220€.

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It takes approximately 5h 7m to get from Italy to Colmar, including transfers.

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Italy to Colmar bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, depart from Rome station.

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Italy to Colmar train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Roma Termini station.

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

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Map of how to get from Italy to Colmar.
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  • Distance: 458.5 miles
  • Duration: 5h 7m

What companies run services between Italy and Colmar, France?

You can take a train from Rome to Colmar via Milano Centrale and Basel SBB in around 9h 13m.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Zurich
Ave. Duration
56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Flights from Florence to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Rome to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Lugano to Zurich
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Florence to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $250
Flights from Rome to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Rome to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Lugano to Zurich
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
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
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Colmar
Ave. Duration
44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
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 Lugano
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $28
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$26 - $28
First
$38
Train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$30 - $120
First
$75 - $190
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
2h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
italotreno.it
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Gare de Basel-SBB to Gare de Colmar
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$23 - $35
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus and ferry from Rome to Basel
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Book at
eurolines.ch
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Basel, Basel central station to Colmar
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Basel, Basel central station
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Italy to Colmar bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Colmar station.

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Italy to Colmar train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Colmar station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Italy to Colmar is 987 km. It takes approximately 9h 38m to drive from Italy to Colmar.

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Swiss offers flights from Milan Malpensa Airport to Zurich Airport.

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There are 1212+ hotels available in Colmar. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Italy to Milan Malpensa Airport is to train which takes 37m and costs 10€ - 14€.

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