There are 9 ways to get from Stockholm to Switzerland by plane, bus, train, night 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.

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Fly to Zurich  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Zurich (ZRH) ARN - ZRH

$101 - $250

Cheapest option

Fly to Geneva  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Geneva (GVA) ARN - GVA

$83 - $165

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Fly to Basel  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Basel (BSL) ARN - BSL

$123 - $345

Fly to Milan Malpensa, bus  •  7 h

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

$100 - $347

Fly to Milan Linate, train  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Milan Linate (LIN) ARN - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Lugano

$121 - $436

Train  •  19 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to Malmö Centralstation
  2. Take the train from Malmö Centralstation to København H 029
  3. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ec / ...
  4. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Basel SBB Ice
  5. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB 3 / ...

$305 - $518

Train, night train  •  21 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Stockholm Centralstation to København H
  2. Take the night train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ic
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Zürich HB Ice

$313 - $530

Bus  •  29 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Stockholm to Hamburg 073
  2. Take the bus from Hamburg to Zurich 024 / ...

$114 - $192

Drive  •  19 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Stockholm to Zürich 1258.9 miles

$280 - $420

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The cheapest way to get from Stockholm to Switzerland is to fly which costs 750 kr - 1600 kr and takes 5 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stockholm to Switzerland is to fly which costs 900 kr - 2300 kr and takes 5 h 19 min.

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The distance between Stockholm and Switzerland is 1537 km. The road distance is 2014.2 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 19 min to get from Stockholm to Switzerland, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Stockholm station to Switzerland. However, there are services departing from Stockholm Centralstation and arriving at Zürich Stadelhofen via Malmö Centralstation, København H, Hamburg Hbf, Basel SBB and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 34 min.

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The quickest flight from Stockholm Airport to Zurich Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 25 min.

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Stockholm to Switzerland train services, operated by Swedish Railways (SJ), arrive at København H station.

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Map of how to get from Stockholm to Switzerland.
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  • Distance: 960.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 19 min

What companies run services between Stockholm, Sweden and Switzerland?

Scandinavian Airlines, Swiss and 10 other airlines fly from Stockholm to Zürich hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Stockholm to Zürich via Malmö Centralstation, København H, Hamburg Hbf, Basel SBB, and Zürich HB in around 19 h 34 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stockholm to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Stockholm to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Stockholm to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Stockholm to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Stockholm to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Stockholm to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Stockholm to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Stockholm to Zurich via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Flights from Stockholm to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Stockholm to Geneva via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Stockholm to Geneva via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Stockholm to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Stockholm to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Malpensa via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $850
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Stockholm to Zurich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Stockholm to Geneva via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Stockholm to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,300
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stockholm to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Stockholm to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Flights from Stockholm to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $310
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Stockholm to Zurich via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from Stockholm to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from Stockholm to Basel
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Stockholm to Basel via Bristol
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $650
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Stockholm to Basel via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Linate via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,500
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stockholm to Zurich via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Malpensa via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Stockholm to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,100
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Stockholm to Geneva via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Malpensa via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Stockholm to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Malpensa via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Linate via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Train operators
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to Malmö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $120
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $70
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$85 - $120
2nd Class Refundable
$85 - $120
1st Class Refundable
$120 - $170
Train from Malmö Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$8 - $11
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$11 - $15
2nd Class Refundable
$11 - $15
1st Class Refundable
$14 - $19
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $75
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$90 - $120
2nd Class Refundable
$90 - $130
1st Class Refundable
$130 - $180
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from Malmö Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Malmö C to København H
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
dsb.dk
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$170 - $260
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$190 - $300
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
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
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Stockholm to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
15 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hamburg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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