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There are 9 ways to get from Lamezia Terme to Switzerland by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  4h 53m

  1. Fly from Lamezia Terme (SUF) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) SUF - MXP
  2. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T2 to Mendrisio

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Fly to Milan Linate, train  •  5h 48m

  1. Fly from Lamezia Terme (SUF) to Milan Linate (LIN) SUF - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Lugano

Fly to Zurich  •  4h 53m

  1. Fly from Lamezia Terme (SUF) to Zurich (ZRH) SUF - ZRH

Fly to Milan Bergamo, train  •  5h 54m

  1. Fly from Lamezia Terme (SUF) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) SUF - BGY
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Lugano

Fly to Turin, train  •  6h 40m

  1. Fly from Lamezia Terme (SUF) to Turin (TRN) SUF - TRN
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Lugano

Train  •  12h 35m

  1. Take the train from Lamezia Terme to Milano Centrale
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Lugano Ec
  3. Take the train from Lugano to Zürich HB Ec / ...

Bus via Milan  •  19h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Lamezia Terme to Milan Lampugnano Reggio Calabria
  2. Take the bus from Milan to Zurich Bus Station 519 / ...

Bus  •  20h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Lamezia Terme to Sala Consilina Reggio Calabria
  2. Take the bus from Sala Consilina to Zürich, Carparkplatz Sihlquai

Drive  •  13h 41m

  1. Drive from Lamezia Terme to Zürich 1410.4 km

Lamezia Terme to Switzerland by train

The train journey time between Lamezia Terme and Switzerland is around 16h 31m and covers a distance of around 1366 km. This includes an average layover time of around 4h 36m. The fastest train normally takes 13h 47m. Operated by ItaloTreno, Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) and Trenitalia Eurocity, the Lamezia Terme to Switzerland train service departs from Lamezia Terme and arrives in Zürich Stadelhofen. Typically 13 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
11h 55m
Layover time:
4h 36m
Total time:
16h 31m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
13h 47m
Train distance:
1366 km
Trains per week:
13
Cheapest price:
SFr 139
Carbon emissions:
72 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
08:50
Last train departs at:
14:50

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Lamezia Terme to Switzerland train schedules

Italy → Switzerland
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International entry into Switzerland from Italy

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Switzerland from Italy

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
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  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
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  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
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Rules to follow in Switzerland

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Considerations leaving from Italy

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Switzerland from Italy.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Switzerland is 0041 58 463 00 00.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Switzerland is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Switzerland is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0041 58 463 00 00.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Italy from Switzerland.

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Last updated: 20 Sep 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Swiss Federal Office of Public Health.

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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Lamezia Terme to Switzerland is to fly and train, which costs €35 - €210 and takes 4h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Lamezia Terme to Switzerland is to fly and train which costs €35 - €210 and takes 4h 53m.

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No, there is no direct train from Lamezia Terme to Switzerland. However, there are services departing from Lamezia Terme and arriving at Zürich Stadelhofen via Milano Centrale, Lugano and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 35m.

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The distance between Lamezia Terme and Switzerland is 1091 km. The road distance is 1410.4 km.

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The best way to get from Lamezia Terme to Switzerland without a car is to train which takes 12h 35m and costs €110 - €290.

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It takes approximately 4h 53m to get from Lamezia Terme to Switzerland, including transfers.

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Lamezia Terme to Switzerland train services, operated by ItaloTreno, depart from Lamezia Terme station.

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The best way to get from Lamezia Terme to Switzerland is to fly which takes 4h 53m and costs €100 - €250. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €110 - €290 and takes 12h 35m, you could also bus via Milan, which costs €100 - €130 and takes 19h 26m.

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The quickest flight from Lamezia Terme Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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Lamezia Terme to Switzerland train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Zürich HB station.

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Map of how to get from Lamezia Terme to Switzerland.
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  • Distance: 1090.7 km
  • Duration: 4h 53m

What companies run services between Lamezia Terme, Italy and Switzerland?

Edelweiss Air, Alitalia and two other airlines fly from Lamezia Terme to Zürich once daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lamezia Terme to Zürich via Milano Centrale, Lugano, and Zürich HB in around 12h 35m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 23 - SFr 340
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 18 - SFr 190
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Turin
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
SFr 26 - SFr 270
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 75 - SFr 260
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Milan Linate via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 75 - SFr 260
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Zurich via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 160 - SFr 440
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Turin via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 90 - SFr 330
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 45 - SFr 300
Blue Air
Website
flyblueair.com
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 150
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Turin
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 60 - SFr 370
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 27 - SFr 270
Edelweiss Air
Website
flyedelweiss.com
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 220 - SFr 650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 260 - SFr 550
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Turin
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
SFr 70 - SFr 320
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T2 to Mendrisio
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 24 - SFr 45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Milano Centrale to Lugano
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 29 - SFr 55
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lugano to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 90
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Mendrisio
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 5 - SFr 7
Website
Trenord
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 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 26 - SFr 70
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
SFr 26 - SFr 35
1st Class
SFr 50 - SFr 70
Train from Lugano to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 75
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
SFr 35 - SFr 50
1st Class
SFr 55 - SFr 75
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 15 - SFr 60
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
SFr 15 - SFr 21
Base Standard
SFr 30 - SFr 45
Base Premium
SFr 40 - SFr 60
Trenitalia

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 Torino Porta Susa to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 10 - SFr 21
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
SFr 19 - SFr 21
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 10 - SFr 15
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
SFr 10 - SFr 15
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Lamezia Terme to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 55 - SFr 170
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
SFr 60 - SFr 85
Smart Low Cost
SFr 55 - SFr 85
Smart Flex
SFr 110 - SFr 170
Bus operators
Lirosi Linee
Phone
0966 57552
Email
info@lirosilinee.com
Website
lirosilinee.com
Bus from Lamezia Terme to Milan Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
SFr 70 - SFr 85
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com
Bus from Lamezia Terme to Sala Consilina
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 15 - SFr 18
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Milan to Zurich Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 16 - SFr 20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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FlixBus-de
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Milan to Zurich Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
flixbus.com
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Milan Lampugnano to Zurich Central Bus Station Sihlquai
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
SFr 9 - SFr 13
Website
RegioJet
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Milan to Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 55
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl

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