Travel from Italy to Switzerland is: Partially open. See details.

There are 4 ways to get from Milan to Weesen by train, 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  •  5h 3m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Chiasso Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Chiasso to Zuerich Hb Ec
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Ziegelbrücke S2 / ...

SFr 78 - SFr 179

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Como Grandate Train Station to Weesen Train Station Chiaravalle C.le - SCHAFFHAUSEN / ...

SFr 33 - SFr 45

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  6h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Milan to Chur station 076
  2. Take the train from Chur to Ziegelbrücke Re

SFr 40 - SFr 65

Drive  •  3h 7m

  1. Drive from Milan to Weesen 277.3 km

SFr 35 - SFr 55

Milan to Weesen by train and bus

The journey time between Milan and Weesen is around 5h 29m and covers a distance of around 313 km. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 30m. Operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), Trenitalia Eurocity and Autobetrieb Weesen-Amden, the Milan to Weesen service departs from Milano Centrale and arrives in Weesen, Post. Typically 68 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
5h 29m
Fastest journey time:
4h 30m
Services per week:
68
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
16 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:10
Last service departs at:
20:10

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Milan to Weesen train and bus 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

  • Pre-departure COVID-19 test (with a negative test result) taken 3 days before boarding for all arrivals by air
This applies to all arrivals by air
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Entry is dependent on the visitor residing at least 10 days in a non high-risk area
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Proof of a negative test is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
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 Andorra, Argentina, Bahrain, Belgium, Brazil, Cabo Verde, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Egypt, Estonia, Georgia, India, Kuwait, Latvia, Lithuania, Maldives, Mexico, Mongolia, Nepal, Netherlands, Paraguay, Seychelles, Slovenia, South Africa, Sweden, Tanzania, United Kingdom and Uruguay
  • Pre-departure COVID-19 test (with a negative test result) taken 3 days before boarding for all arrivals by air
This applies to all arrivals by air
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Entry is dependent on the visitor residing at least 10 days in a non high-risk area
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Proof of a negative test is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in Switzerland

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Mandatory

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 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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

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

The social distance requirement in Weesen is 2 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: 17 Jun 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Swiss Federal Office of Public Health.

We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Milan to Weesen is to bus, which costs €30 - €45 and takes 5h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Milan to Weesen is to drive which costs €30 - €50 and takes 3h 7m.

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The distance between Milan and Weesen is 186 km. The road distance is 277.3 km.

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The best way to get from Milan to Weesen without a car is to train which takes 5h 3m and costs €70 - €170.

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It takes approximately 5h 3m to get from Milan to Weesen, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Milan to Weesen is to train which takes 5h 3m and costs €70 - €170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €30 - €45 and takes 5h 41m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan to Weesen is 277 km. It takes approximately 3h 7m to drive from Milan to Weesen.

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There are 24+ hotels available in Weesen. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Milan to Weesen.
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  • Distance: 185.9 km
  • Duration: 5h 3m

What companies run services between Milan, Italy and Weesen, Canton of St. Gallen, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Milan to Weesen via Chiasso, Zürich HB, Ziegelbrücke, and Ziegelbrücke, Bahnhof Süd in around 5h 3m. Alternatively, Calanda Viaggi operates a bus from Como Grandate Train Station to Weesen Train Station 3 times a week. Tickets cost SFr 29 - SFr 40 and the journey takes 3h 55m.

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 Milano Centrale to Chiasso
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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 Zürich HB to Ziegelbrücke
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 16 - SFr 29
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Chur to Ziegelbrücke
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 24 - SFr 45
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
Bus operators
Calanda Viaggi
Phone
0041 (0)81 284 62 32
Email
info@calandareisen.com
Website
calandaviaggi.com
Bus from Como Grandate Train Station to Weesen Train Station
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 29 - SFr 40
Website
Calanda Viaggi
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 Milan to Chur station
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 14 - SFr 18
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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