There are 9 ways to get from Moscow to Switzerland by plane, bus, train 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

Fly Moscow Sheremetyevo to Zurich  •  6 h 34 min

  1. SVO - ZRH

$119 - $349

Cheapest option

Bus Mr Trans  •  47 h 23 min

  1. X06 / ...

$60 - $348

7 alternative options

Fly Moscow Domodedovo to Zurich  •  6 h 47 min

  1. DME - ZRH

$129 - $339

Fly Moscow Sheremetyevo to Milan Malpensa, bus  •  8 h

  1. SVO - MXP

$119 - $266

Fly Moscow Vnukovo to Milan Malpensa, bus  •  8 h 43 min

  1. VKO - MXP

$130 - $366

Train Russian Railways (RZhD)  •  30 h 18 min

  1. En
  2. Ice / ...
  3. 3 / ...

$301 - $475

Train Russian Railways  •  37 h 38 min

  1. D
  2. Ice / ...

$359 - $506

Bus Eurolines CH  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Ouibus

$185 - $228

Drive  •  26 h 49 min

  1. 1611.1 miles

$330 - $490

What companies run services between Moscow, Russia and Switzerland?

Aeroflot Russian Airlines, Finnair and six other airlines fly from Moscow to Zürich hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Moscow to Zürich via Berlin Ostbahnhof, Basel SBB, and Zürich HB in around 30 h 18 min.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Milan Malpensa via St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Milan Malpensa via Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Milan Malpensa via St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Milan Malpensa via St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Milan Malpensa via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Moscow Domodedovo to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Moscow Domodedovo to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Zurich via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Milan Malpensa via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Zurich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Zurich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Moscow Domodedovo to Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Moscow Domodedovo to Zurich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Zurich via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Milan Malpensa via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Zurich via Riga
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Milan Malpensa via Riga
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Zurich via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Milan Malpensa via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Moscow Domodedovo to Zurich via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Moscow Domodedovo to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Moscow Domodedovo to Zurich via Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $2,800
UTair Aviation
Website
utair.ru
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Milan Malpensa via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$180 - $280
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Moskva Belorusskaja to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
32 h 39 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$280 - $370
Schedules at
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
Malpensa Express Bus
Phone
+41 91 858 23 23
Email
info@giosytours.ch
Website
malpensa-express.com
Bus from Milan Airport Malpensa 1 to Lugano, Piazzale Besso
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Schedules at
malpensa-express.com
Mr Trans
Phone
8(495)507-78-88
Website
mrtrans.ru
Bus from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Munich
Ave. Duration
40 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Schedules at
mrtrans.ru
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from München ZOB to Zürich, Sihlquai/HB
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Mnichov, ZOB to Curych, Carparkplatz Sihlquai
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Moscow to Luzern
Ave. Duration
2 days 2 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$180 - $220
Book at
eurolines.ch
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lucerne to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Moscow and Switzerland is 2251 km. The road distance is 2578 km.

The cheapest way to get from Moscow to Switzerland is to fly and bus which costs RUB 7000 - RUB 17000 and takes 8 h.

The quickest way to get from Moscow to Switzerland is to fly which takes 6 h 34 min and costs RUB 7000 - RUB 22000.

No, there is no direct train from Moscow to Switzerland. However, there are services departing from Moskva Belorusskaja and arriving at Zürich Stadelhofen via Berlin Ostbahnhof, Basel SBB and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 18 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 34 min to get from Moscow to Switzerland, including transfers.