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There are 11 ways to get from Macerata to Switzerland by train, bus, car or plane

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 via Milan  •  9h 3m

  1. Take the train from Macerata to Ancona Re
  2. Take the train from Ancona to Bologna Centrale Fa / ...
  3. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Chiasso Ec
  5. Take the train from Chiasso to Zuerich Hb Ec

SFr 91 - SFr 272

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Ancona to Zurich Bus Station 421

SFr 38 - SFr 50

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Train  •  10h 42m

  1. Take the train from Macerata to Ancona Re
  2. Take the train from Ancona to Bologna Centrale Fa / ...
  3. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Zürich HB Ec

SFr 161 - SFr 332

Bus via Ancona  •  12h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Ancona Nord to Zürich

SFr 49

Drive  •  7h 33m

  1. Drive from Macerata to Zürich 769.4 km

SFr 100 - SFr 160

Train to Ancona, fly to Zurich  •  8h 37m

  1. Take the train from Macerata to Ancona
  2. Fly from Ancona (AOI) to Zurich (ZRH) AOI - ZRH

SFr 118 - SFr 345

Train to Pescara, fly to Milan Bergamo, train  •  8h 27m

  1. Take the train from Civitanova M.Montegr to Pescara Centrale
  2. Fly from Pescara (PSR) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) PSR - BGY
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Lugano

SFr 53 - SFr 243

Train to Pescara, fly to Milan Linate, train  •  8h 32m

  1. Take the train from Civitanova M.Montegr to Pescara Centrale
  2. Fly from Pescara (PSR) to Milan Linate (LIN) PSR - LIN
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Lugano

SFr 87 - SFr 273

Train, train to Rome, fly to Geneva  •  10h 31m

  1. Take the train from Macerata to Fabriano
  2. Take the train from Fabriano to Roma Termini
  3. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Geneva (GVA) FCO - GVA

SFr 98 - SFr 329

Train, train to Florence, fly to Zurich  •  8h 53m

  1. Take the train from Macerata to Ancona
  2. Take the train from Ancona to Bologna Centrale
  3. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
  4. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Zurich (ZRH) FLR - ZRH

SFr 92 - SFr 259

Train, train to Rome, fly to Zurich  •  10h 47m

  1. Take the train from Macerata to Fabriano
  2. Take the train from Fabriano to Roma Termini
  3. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Zurich (ZRH) FCO - ZRH

SFr 99 - SFr 331

Macerata to Switzerland by train

The train journey time between Macerata and Switzerland is around 11h 27m and covers a distance of around 738 km. The fastest train normally takes 8h 52m. Operated by Trenitalia, Trenitalia Frecce, Trenitalia Intercity and others, the Macerata to Switzerland train service departs from Macerata and arrives in Zürich Stadelhofen. Typically 19 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
11h 27m
Fastest train time:
8h 52m
Train distance:
738 km
Trains per week:
19
Cheapest price:
SFr 107
Carbon emissions:
38 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
07:12
Last train departs at:
19:12

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Macerata 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 boarding for all arrivals by air
This applies to arrivals from Italy
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health declaration required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This also applies to arrivals from the following regions:
France: Paris, Centre-Val de Loire, Hauts-de-France, Normandy, Pays de la Loire

This applies to arrivals from India, Nepal and United Kingdom
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before boarding for all arrivals by air
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: India, Nepal and United Kingdom
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area, Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, United States and Vatican
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
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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

Frequently Asked Questions


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.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 21 Jul 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Swiss Federal Office of Public Health.

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The cheapest way to get from Macerata to Switzerland is to bus which costs €35 - €45 and takes 13h 43m.

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The fastest way to get from Macerata to Switzerland is to drive. Taking this option will cost €95 - €140 and takes 7h 33m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Macerata to Switzerland. However, there are services departing from Macerata - Suore S.Giuseppe and arriving at Zürich via Piazza Ugo Bassi and Ancona Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 19m.

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No, there is no direct train from Macerata to Switzerland. However, there are services departing from Macerata and arriving at Zürich Stadelhofen via Ancona, Bologna Centrale, Milano Centrale, Chiasso and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 3m.

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The distance between Macerata and Switzerland is 565 km. The road distance is 769.4 km.

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The best way to get from Macerata to Switzerland without a car is to train via Milan which takes 9h 3m and costs €80 - €250.

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It takes approximately 9h 3m to get from Macerata to Switzerland, including transfers.

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Macerata to Switzerland bus services, operated by Autolinee Ventre, depart from Ancona Nord station.

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Macerata to Switzerland train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Macerata station.

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The best way to get from Macerata to Switzerland is to train via Milan which takes 9h 3m and costs €80 - €250. Alternatively, you can bus via Ancona, which costs €45 and takes 12h 19m.

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Map of how to get from Macerata to Switzerland.
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  • Distance: 565.2 km
  • Duration: 9h 3m

What companies run services between Macerata, Italy and Switzerland?

You can take a train from Macerata to Zürich via Ancona, Bologna Centrale, Milano Centrale, Chiasso, and Zürich HB in around 9h 3m. Alternatively, Autolinee Ventre operates a bus from Ancona Nord to Zürich 3 times a week. Tickets cost SFr 49 and the journey takes 9h.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Ancona to Zurich via Palermo
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
SFr 95 - SFr 380
Flights from Ancona to Zurich via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
SFr 55 - SFr 210
Flights from Rome to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 140 - SFr 600
Flights from Florence to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 110 - SFr 300
Flights from Rome to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 70 - SFr 360
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Ancona to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 85 - SFr 420
Flights from Ancona to Zurich via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 90 - SFr 450
Flights from Rome to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 120 - SFr 460
Flights from Florence to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 80 - SFr 1100
Flights from Rome to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 500
Flights from Rome to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 500
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Pescara to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 250
Flights from Rome to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 110 - SFr 300
Flights from Rome to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 65 - SFr 340
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Pescara to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 15 - SFr 95
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Rome to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 410
Flights from Rome to Geneva via Nice
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 410
Train operators
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 Macerata to Ancona
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 5 - SFr 12
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
SFr 10 - SFr 12
Train from Ancona to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 15 - SFr 30
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
SFr 28 - SFr 31
Train from Civitanova M.Montegr to Pescara Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
SFr 8 - SFr 17
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
SFr 15 - SFr 17
Train from Macerata to Fabriano
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
SFr 5 - SFr 12
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
SFr 10 - SFr 12
Train from Fabriano to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 15 - SFr 35
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
SFr 28 - SFr 31
Train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 6 - SFr 13
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
SFr 11 - SFr 13
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 Ancona to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 19 - SFr 70
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
SFr 19 - SFr 27
Base Standard
SFr 40 - SFr 55
Base Premium
SFr 45 - SFr 70
Train from Bologna Centrale to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 14 - SFr 40
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
SFr 14 - SFr 20
Base Standard
SFr 22 - SFr 30
Base Premium
SFr 26 - SFr 40
Train from Civitanova M.Montegr to Pescara Centrale
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 12 - SFr 55
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
SFr 12 - SFr 18
Base Standard
SFr 29 - SFr 40
Base Premium
SFr 35 - SFr 55
Train from Fabriano to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 20 - SFr 70
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
SFr 20 - SFr 27
Base Standard
SFr 40 - SFr 55
Base Premium
SFr 50 - SFr 70
Train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 6 - SFr 16
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
SFr 6 - SFr 9
Base Standard
SFr 9 - SFr 13
Base Premium
SFr 11 - SFr 16
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 Ancona to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 14 - SFr 21
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
SFr 14 - SFr 21
Train from Bologna Centrale to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 13 - SFr 19
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
SFr 13 - SFr 19
Train from Civitanova M.Montegr to Pescara Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 8 - SFr 12
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
SFr 8 - SFr 12
Train from Fabriano to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 15 - SFr 21
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
SFr 15 - SFr 21
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 Bologna Centrale Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 9 - SFr 26
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
SFr 9 - SFr 13
Smart Low Cost
SFr 9 - SFr 14
Smart Flex
SFr 19 - SFr 26
Train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze Santa Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 4 - SFr 12
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
SFr 4 - SFr 6
Smart Low Cost
SFr 4 - SFr 6
Smart Flex
SFr 8 - SFr 12
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 Milano Centrale to Chiasso
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 22 - SFr 40
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Chiasso to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 55 - SFr 100
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bologna Centrale to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
6h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 140 - SFr 250
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Milano Centrale to Lugano
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 29 - SFr 55
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Chiasso
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 21 - SFr 60
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
SFr 21 - SFr 29
1st Class
SFr 45 - SFr 60
Train from Chiasso to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 90
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
SFr 40 - SFr 55
1st Class
SFr 65 - SFr 90
Train from Milano Centrale to Lugano
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 26 - SFr 75
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
SFr 26 - SFr 40
1st Class
SFr 50 - SFr 75
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 Ancona to Zurich Bus Station
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 45
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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There is no direct flight from Ancona Airport to Zurich Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 40m and has one stopover.

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Macerata to Switzerland bus services, operated by Autolinee Ventre, arrive at Zürich station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Macerata to Switzerland is 769 km. It takes approximately 7h 33m to drive from Macerata to Switzerland.

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Volotea, Vueling Airlines, Swiss and Lufthansa offer flights from Ancona Airport to Zurich Airport.

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