Duration 3h 52m
Distance 861.4 km
Average price 120€
Possible routes 9 found

Switzerland to Rome

Rome2rio has found 9 ways to get from Switzerland to Rome by bus, flight, train, ferry and car. We recommend taking the bus from Lugano Piazzale Besso to Milan Malpensa Airport P2 Terminal 1 and then flying from Milan Malpensa to Rome, which is the fastest option and takes around 3h 52m.
Recommended route

Bus to Milan Malpensa, fly

  1. Lugano Piazzale Besso
  2. Milan Malpensa
  3. Rome
Fastest
3h 52m
47€ - 252€
Alternative routes

Fly from Geneva

  1. Geneva
  2. Rome
4h 22m
46€ - 231€

Fly from Zurich

  1. Zurich
  2. Rome
4h 30m
57€ - 313€

Fly from Basel

  1. Basel
  2. Rome
4h 29m
60€ - 319€

Train to Milan Bergamo, fly

  1. Lugano
  2. Milan Bergamo
  3. Rome
5h 37m
72€ - 431€

Train

  1. Zuerich Hb
  2. Milano Centrale
  3. Rome
7h 48m
93€ - 273€

Bus and ferry

  1. Zurich
  2. Rome
12h 6m
Cheapest
62€ - 78€

Bus

  1. Zurich
  2. Rome
12h 51m
42€ - 553€

Drive

  1. Zürich
  2. Rome
8h 29m
110€ - 170€

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Switzerland to Rome? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

The cheapest way to get from Switzerland to Rome is to bus and ferry which costs SFr 65 - SFr 90 and takes 12h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Switzerland to Rome is to bus and fly which costs SFr 50 - SFr 280 and takes 3h 52m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Switzerland to Rome. However, there are services departing from Zürich, Sprecherstrasse and arriving at Rome via Zurich. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 6m.

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No, there is no direct train from Switzerland to Rome. However, there are services departing from Zürich Stadelhofen and arriving at Roma Termini via Zuerich Hb and Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 48m.

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The distance between Switzerland and Rome is 641 km. The road distance is 861.4 km.

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The best way to get from Switzerland to Rome without a car is to train which takes 7h 48m and costs SFr 100 - SFr 300.

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It takes approximately 3h 52m to get from Switzerland to Rome, including transfers.

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Switzerland to Rome bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, depart from Zurich station.

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Switzerland to Rome train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, depart from Zuerich Hb station.

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The best way to get from Switzerland to Rome is to fly which takes 4h 22m and costs SFr 50 - SFr 260. Alternatively, you can train, which costs SFr 100 - SFr 300 and takes 7h 48m, you could also bus, which costs SFr 45 - SFr 650 and takes 12h 51m.

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The quickest flight from Milan Malpensa Airport to Rome Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Switzerland to Rome bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, arrive at Rome station.

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Switzerland to Rome train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Roma Termini station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Switzerland to Rome is 861 km. It takes approximately 8h 29m to drive from Switzerland to Rome.

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Ethiopian Airlines, Neos, Meridiana and Alitalia offer flights from Milan Malpensa Airport to Rome Airport.

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There are 5627+ hotels available in Rome. Prices start at 58€ per night.

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The best way to get from Switzerland to Geneva Airport is to line 150 train which takes 7 min and costs SFr 10 - SFr 18.

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How to travel from Switzerland to Rome

Find all the possible transport options for your trip from Switzerland to Rome right here. Rome2rio displays up to date schedules, route maps, journey times and estimated fares from relevant transport operators, ensuring you can make an informed decision about which option will suit you best. Click the map below to see more travel options.

What companies run services between Switzerland and Rome?

Alitalia, easyJet and three other airlines fly from Geneva to Rome every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Zürich to Rome via Zürich HB, Zuerich Hb, and Milano Centrale in around 7h 48m.
Airlines
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 900€
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 850€
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 440€
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 700€
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 320€
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
70€ - 490€
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 310€
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 550€
Bus operators
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
60€ - 75€
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 550€

Rome, Italy

Italy’s capital has long been a stalwart on the travel circuit. The Eternal City celebrates its long and rich history with monuments that take you back in time to the powerful Roman Empire. Immerse yourself in history by revelling in the magnificence of the Colosseum, Roman Forum, Pantheon and other ancient ruins. Make a wish at the Trevi Fountain and marvel at the breathtaking panoramic view from the top of the Spanish Steps, before indulging in some of the best gelato, pasta, pizza and prosecco in the world!

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