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There are 10 ways to get from Stockholm to Switzerland by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Stockholm to Geneva  •  5 h 23 min

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

$84 - $166

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Fly Stockholm to Zurich  •  5 h 20 min

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

$102 - $251

Fly Stockholm to Basel  •  5 h 17 min

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

$124 - $346

Fly Stockholm Bromma to Basel  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Stockholm Bromma (BMA) to Basel (BSL) BMA - BSL

$119 - $462

Fly Stockholm 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

$101 - $349

Fly Stockholm to Milan Linate, train  •  7 h 54 min

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

$123 - $435

Train  •  19 h 34 min

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

$304 - $528

Bus  •  30 h 16 min

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

$115 - $198

Drive, train  •  19 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Stockholm to Lüneburg
  2. Take the train from Lüneburg to Basel Bad Bf Ice
  3. Drive from Lörrach Hbf to Zürich

$338 - $515

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 - 1500 kr and takes 5 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stockholm to Switzerland is to fly which costs 1100 kr - 3200 kr and takes 5 h 17 min.

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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 København H, Hamburg Hbf and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 34 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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The best way to get from Stockholm to Switzerland without a car is to train which takes 19 h 34 min and costs 2700 kr - 4800 kr.

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It takes approximately 5 h 23 min to get from Stockholm to Switzerland, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Stockholm to Switzerland is to fly which takes 5 h 23 min and costs 750 kr - 1500 kr. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 2700 kr - 4800 kr and takes 19 h 34 min, you could also bus, which costs 1000 kr - 1800 kr and takes 30 h 16 min.

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The quickest flight from Stockholm Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 35 min.

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Stockholm to Switzerland train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Zürich HB 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 23 min

What companies run services between Stockholm, Sweden and Switzerland?

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

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stockholm to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Stockholm to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Stockholm to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Stockholm to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Stockholm to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Stockholm to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Stockholm Bromma to Basel via Gothenburg, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Stockholm Bromma to Basel via Gothenburg, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Stockholm to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Stockholm to Geneva via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $470
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
3 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Flights from Stockholm to Zurich via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Flights from Stockholm to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Stockholm to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Stockholm Bromma to Basel via Gothenburg, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Stockholm Bromma to Basel via Gothenburg, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
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
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Malpensa via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stockholm to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Flights from Stockholm to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Stockholm to Geneva via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Stockholm to Zurich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Stockholm to Basel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Stockholm to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from Stockholm to Basel
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Stockholm Bromma to Basel via Helsinki, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $650
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 Geneva via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Thursday
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
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Stockholm to Basel via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Linate via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,500
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Stockholm to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Flights from Stockholm to Zurich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Stockholm Bromma to Basel via Brussels
Ave. Duration
10 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stockholm to Zurich via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Stockholm to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Stockholm to Milan Malpensa via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Train operators
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Lugano
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Stockholm Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $130
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$55 - $80
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$95 - $130
2nd Class Refundable
$90 - $130
1st Class Refundable
$130 - $180
Danish Railways (DSB)
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$190 - $310
Website
bahn.de
Train from Lüneburg to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $240
Website
bahn.de
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 - $28
Schedules at
malpensa-express.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hamburg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Stockholm to Switzerland is 2014 km. It takes approximately 19 h 9 min to drive from Stockholm to Switzerland.

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Swiss, easyJet, KLM and four other airlines offer flights from Stockholm Airport to Geneva Airport.

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There are 634+ hotels available in Switzerland. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Stockholm to Stockholm Airport is to train which takes 20 min and costs 275 kr.

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