There are 6 ways to get from Split to Zürich by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Zurich  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Split (SPU) to Zurich (ZRH) SPU - ZRH

$109 - $373

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Bus Arriva d.o.o.  •  18 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Split to Zurich

$55 - $80

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Fly to Basel, train  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Split (SPU) to Basel (BSL) SPU - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB

$96 - $368

Train  •  22 h

  1. Take the train from Split to Zagreb
  2. Take the train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Zürich HB En

$127 - $208

Bus Globtour  •  25 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Split to Posusje
  2. Take the bus from Posusje to Zürich Hbf Nord

$96 - $138

Drive  •  11 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Split to Zürich 747.1 miles

$150 - $230

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Split and arriving at Zurich. Services depart six times a week, and operate Thursday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 18 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Split to Zürich. However, there are services departing from Split and arriving at Zürich HB via Zagreb Glavni Kolod.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h.

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The distance between Split and Zürich is 750 km. The road distance is 1195.4 km.

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The best way to get from Split to Zürich without a car is to bus which takes 18 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 49 min to get from Split to Zürich, including transfers.

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Split to Zürich bus services, operated by Arriva d.o.o., depart from Split station.

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Split to Zürich train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), depart from Split station.

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The best way to get from Split to Zürich is to fly which takes 4 h 49 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 18 h 5 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 22 h.

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The quickest flight from Split Airport to Zurich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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Split to Zürich bus services, operated by Arriva d.o.o., arrive at Zurich station.

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Map of how to get from Split to Zürich.
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  • Distance: 468.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 49 min

What companies run services between Split, Croatia and Zürich, Switzerland?

Edelweiss Air, Croatia Airlines and three other airlines fly from Split to Zürich twice daily. Alternatively, Arriva d.o.o. operates a bus from Split to Zürich 4 times a week. Tickets cost $55 - $80 and the journey takes 18 h 5 min. Eurolines CH also services this route twice a week.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Split to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Split to Zurich via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Split to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Split to Basel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Split to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Split to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from Split to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Split to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Edelweiss Air
Website
flyedelweiss.com
Flights from Split to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Split to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
hzpp.hr
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eurail.com
2nd Class
$26 - $40
1st Class
$40 - $60
Train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
14 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Bus operators
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Split to Zurich
Ave. Duration
18 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Split to Zürich
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Book at
eurolines.ch
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Split to Posusje
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
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autoherc.getbybus.com
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Posusje to Zürich Hbf Nord
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
globtour.com

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Split to Zürich train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), arrive at Zürich HB station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Split to Zürich is 1195 km. It takes approximately 11 h 54 min to drive from Split to Zürich.

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Edelweiss Air, Lufthansa, Austrian Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Split Airport to Zurich Airport.

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There are 501+ hotels available in Zürich. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Split to Split Airport is to line 37 bus which takes 40 min and costs .

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