Travel from Italy to Switzerland

Bus or train from Italy to Switzerland?

You can take a train from Rome to Zürich via Milano Centrale and Zürich HB in around 7 h 25 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Rome to Zürich 6 times a week. Tickets cost $50 - $90 and the journey takes 12 h 20 min.

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How to get from Italy to Switzerland

ModeDurationPrice
From Roma Termini train to Milano Centrale, train to Zürich HB, then line 15 train to Zürich Stadelhofen.7 h 25 min115€
From Via Di Porta Maggiore line 50 bus to Roma Termini, train to Milano Centrale, train to Zug, then train to Zürich Stadelhofen.9 h 32 min179€
From Principe Umberto line 71 bus to Rome, bus and ferry to Zurich, walk to Zürich HB, then line 15 train to Zürich Stadelhofen.12 h 8 min79€
From Via S. Croce In Gerusalemme/Statilia line 649 bus to Rome, bus to Zürich, Sihlquai/HB, then line 4 tram to Zürich, Opernhaus.14 h76€
From Rome drive to Zürich.8 h 31 min128€

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

It takes approximately 7 h 25 min to get from Italy to Switzerland, including transfers.

Is there a direct train between Italy and Switzerland?

No, there is no direct train from Italy to Switzerland. However, there are services departing from Roma Termini and arriving at Zürich Stadelhofen via Milano Centrale and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 25 min.

Operators from Italy to Switzerland

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Trenitalia Frecce+39 06 68475475Trenitalia Frecce
Trenitalia Eurocity+39 06 68475475Trenitalia Eurocity
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità+39 06.4695.2400ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità
Eurolines CH0041 (0) 844 257 224Eurolines CH
FlixBus+49 1807 123 99 123FlixBus
VBZVBZ