There are 9 ways to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Switzerland by plane, bus, train, bus and ferry 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.

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Fly to Geneva  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Geneva (GVA) FCO - GVA

$40 - $202

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Fly to Basel  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Basel (BSL) FCO - BSL

$61 - $310

Fly to Zurich  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Zurich (ZRH) FCO - ZRH

$56 - $301

Fly to Milan Malpensa, bus  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) FCO - MXP
  2. Take the bus from Milan Airport Malpensa 1 to Lugano, Piazzale Besso

$64 - $267

Train  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Zuerich Hb Ec

$90 - $171

Train via Zug(CH)  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Milano Centrale Fr
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Zug(CH)
  3. Take the train from Zug to Zürich Stadelhofen 5

$126 - $241

Bus and ferry  •  13 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Rome to Zurich

$80 - $104

Bus  •  14 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Rome to Zurich 519

$64 - $104

Drive  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Rome Airport (FCO) to Zürich 557.9 miles

$130 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Switzerland is to fly which costs 30€ - 180€ and takes 1 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Switzerland is to fly which costs 30€ - 180€ and takes 1 h 43 min.

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The distance between Rome Airport (FCO) and Switzerland is 642 km. The road distance is 892.7 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Switzerland, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Rome Airport (FCO) to Switzerland. However, there are services departing from Fiumicino Aeroporto and arriving at Zürich Stadelhofen via Roma Termini, Milano Centrale and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 23 min.

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The best way to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Switzerland without a car is to train which takes 8 h 23 min and costs 75€ - 150€.

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Map of how to get from Rome Airport (FCO) to Switzerland.
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  • Distance: 401 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 43 min

What companies run services between Rome Airport (FCO), Italy and Switzerland?

Ethiopian Airlines, Alitalia and three other airlines fly from Rome Airport (FCO) to Geneva every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rome Airport (FCO) to Zürich via Roma Termini, Milano Centrale, Zuerich Hb, and Zürich HB in around 8 h 23 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rome to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Rome to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Rome to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Rome to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $550
Flights from Rome to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Rome to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Rome to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Rome to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Rome to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Rome to Geneva via Nice
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Rome to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Rome to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Meridiana
Website
meridiana.it
Flights from Rome to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Rome to Milan Malpensa via Olbia
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Rome to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Flights from Rome to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $330
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rome to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Flights from Rome to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Rome to Basel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Rome to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Train operators
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Zug(CH)
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zug to Zürich Stadelhofen
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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
$20 - $27
Schedules at
malpensa-express.com
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus and ferry from Rome to Zurich
Ave. Duration
10 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Book at
eurolines.ch
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rome to Zurich
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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