There are 6 ways to get from La Spezia to Switzerland by train, plane, 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.

Recommended option

Train, fly  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Pisa Centrale
  2. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn
  3. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Zurich (ZRH) FLR - ZRH

$108 - $410

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from La Spezia to Zurich N307

$43 - $72

4 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Milano Centrale Fb / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Zuerich Hb Ec

$61 - $111

Train via Zug(CH)  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Milano Centrale Fb / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Zug(CH)
  3. Take the train from Zug to Zürich Stadelhofen 5

$93 - $180

Train, bus  •  10 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia C. to Fidenza La Spezia - Parma
  2. Take the bus from Fidenza A1 to Zürich Zob Sihlquai

Drive  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Drive from La Spezia to Zürich 320.6 miles

$75 - $120

What companies run services between La Spezia, Italy and Switzerland?

You can take a train from La Spezia to Zürich via Milano Centrale, Zuerich Hb, and Zürich HB in around 7 h 19 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from La Spezia to Zürich once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $60 and the journey takes 8 h.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Florence to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Florence to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $250
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from La Spezia Centrale to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from La Spezia Centrale to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $15
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$12 - $15
Train from La Spezia C. to Milano C.Le
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$30 - $40
Train from La Spezia C. to Fidenza
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $22
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$18 - $22
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Zug(CH)
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zug to Zürich Stadelhofen
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from La Spezia to Zurich
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Calanda Viaggi
Bus from Fidenza A1 to Zürich Zob Sihlquai
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week

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Questions & Answers

The distance between La Spezia and Switzerland is 324 km. The road distance is 513 km.

The cheapest way to get from La Spezia to Switzerland is to bus which costs 30€ - 60€ and takes 8 h 11 min.

The quickest way to get from La Spezia to Switzerland is to drive which takes 5 h 23 min and costs 60€ - 90€.

No, there is no direct train from La Spezia to Switzerland. However, there are services departing from La Spezia Centrale and arriving at Zürich Stadelhofen via Milano Centrale and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 19 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 40 min to get from La Spezia to Switzerland, including transfers.