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There are 4 ways to get from Rapperswil-Jona–Technikum to Venice by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7h 16m

  1. Take the train from Arth-Goldau to Venezia S. Lucia Ec

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  8h 49m

  1. Take the train from Rapperswil SG to Zürich HB S15 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zurich Bus Station to Milan 476 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Milan to Venice Mestre 402 / ...

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Drive  •  5h 22m

  1. Drive from Rapperswil-Jona–Technikum to Venice 518.8 km

Train, fly  •  4h 48m

  1. Take the train from Rapperswil SG to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Venice (VCE) ZRH - VCE
Switzerland → Italy
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International entry into Italy from Switzerland

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

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Conditions of entry into Italy from Switzerland

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 result is required for quarantine release
  • 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)
This applies to arrivals from Switzerland
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 result is required for quarantine release
  • 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)
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: San Marino, Ukraine and Vatican
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in Italy

1.5m

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Considerations leaving from Switzerland

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

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Italy from Switzerland.

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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
  • FFP2 masks are required on all public transport

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Venice is 1500.

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

The social distance requirement in Venice is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

No, returning to Switzerland from Italy is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 16 May 2022
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rapperswil-Jona–Technikum to Venice is to train and bus which costs SFr 35 - SFr 90 and takes 8h 49m.

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The quickest way to get from Rapperswil-Jona–Technikum to Venice is to train and fly which costs SFr 100 - SFr 340 and takes 4h 48m.

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No, there is no direct train from Rapperswil-Jona–Technikum to Venice. However, there are services departing from Rapperswil SG and arriving at Venezia S. Lucia via Arth-Goldau. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 16m.

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The distance between Rapperswil-Jona–Technikum and Venice is 335 km. The road distance is 518.8 km.

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The best way to get from Rapperswil-Jona–Technikum to Venice without a car is to train which takes 7h 16m and costs SFr 140 - SFr 250.

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It takes approximately 7h 16m to get from Rapperswil-Jona–Technikum to Venice, including transfers.

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Rapperswil-Jona–Technikum to Venice train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Arth-Goldau station.

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The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Venice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Rapperswil-Jona–Technikum to Venice train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Venezia S. Lucia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rapperswil-Jona–Technikum to Venice is 519 km. It takes approximately 5h 22m to drive from Rapperswil-Jona–Technikum to Venice.

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  • Distance: 335 km
  • Duration: 7h 16m

What companies run services between Rapperswil-Jona–Technikum, Switzerland and Venice, Italy?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Arth-Goldau to Venezia S. Lucia once daily. Tickets cost €130 - €240 and the journey takes 5h 24m.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €500
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€200 - €2000
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 Arth-Goldau to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
5h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€130 - €240
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Rapperswil SG to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€18 - €35
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich Bus Station to Milan
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€15 - €19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Milan to Venice Mestre
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€15 - €18
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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RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Zurich Central Bus Station Sihlquai to Milan Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
RegioJet
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Zurich Central Bus Station Sihlquai to Milan Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€25 - €35
Website
Marino Autolinee
Itabus
Phone
+39 06 88 93 82 32
Website
itabus.it
Bus from Milan Lampugnano to Venice Mestre Train Station
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€2 - €20
Website
Itabus
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
+33 1 71 53 01 80
Website
blablacar.fr
Bus from Milan to Venice - Mestre
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€11 - €14
Website
Blablabus

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