How to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Italy

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Recommended option

Train, fly to Milan Malpensa  •  3 h 40 min

  1. ZRH - MXP

$104 - $330

Cheapest option

Bus, bus and ferry  •  13 h 2 min

  1. Rj

$70 - $86

4 alternative options

Train, fly to Florence  •  4 h 20 min

  1. ZRH - FLR

$98 - $410

Train  •  9 h 4 min

  1. 5 / ...
  2. Ec
  3. Fr

$110 - $214

Train, bus  •  15 h 21 min

  1. 78-Y
  2. N77

$85 - $149

Drive  •  9 h

  1. 568.2 miles

$130 - $200

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

You can take a train from Sankt Gallen to Rome via Zürich HB, Zuerich Hb, Milano Centrale, Roma Termini, and Termini in around 9 h 4 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Rapperswil to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from St. Gallen to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from St. Gallen to Chur
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Roma Termini Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from St.Gallen, Lagerstrasse to Curych, Carparkplatz Sihlquai
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus and ferry from Zurich to Rome
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Book at
eurolines.ch
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Chur to Rome
Ave. Duration
12 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Canton of St. Gallen and Italy is 567 km. The road distance is 909 km.

The cheapest way to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Italy is to bus and bus and ferry which costs SFr 70 - SFr 90 and takes 13 h 2 min.

The quickest way to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Italy is to train and fly which takes 3 h 40 min and costs SFr 100 - SFr 330.

No, there is no direct bus from Canton of St. Gallen to Italy. However, there are services departing from St.Gallen, Lagerstrasse and arriving at P.Le Tiburtino via Zurich and Staz.Ne Tiburtina. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 2 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 40 min to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Italy, including transfers.