There are 9 ways to get from Switzerland to Rome by plane, train, bus and ferry, bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Geneva  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Rome (FCO) GVA - FCO

$51 - $222

8 alternative options

Train to Milan Linate, fly  •  4 h 45 min

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

$75 - $253

Fly from Milan Malpensa  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Rome (FCO) MXP - FCO

$77 - $289

Fly from Zurich  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Rome (FCO) ZRH - FCO

$68 - $327

Fly from Basel  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Rome (FCO) BSL - FCO

$70 - $331

Train  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini Fr / ...

$83 - $170

Bus and ferry  •  11 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Zurich to Rome

$73 - $95

Bus  •  14 h

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Rome N524 / ...

$54 - $95

Drive  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Rome 537.8 miles

$120 - $190

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Switzerland to Rome is to bus which costs SFr 50 - SFr 95 and takes 14 h.

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The quickest way to get from Switzerland to Rome is to fly which costs SFr 75 - SFr 290 and takes 3 h 54 min.

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The distance between Switzerland and Rome is 641 km. The road distance is 860.5 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 27 min to get from Switzerland to Rome, including transfers.

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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 7 h 47 min.

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What companies run services between Switzerland and Rome, Italy?

Ethiopian Airlines, Alitalia 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 7 h 47 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Geneva to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Rome via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $550
Flights from Milan Linate to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
Flights from Zurich to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Rome via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Zurich to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Meridiana
Website
meridiana.it
Flights from Milan Linate to Rome via Olbia
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Rome via Olbia
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Basel to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Zurich to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Basel to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Geneva to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Geneva to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Flights from Zurich to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $550
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Train operators
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Roma Termini Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
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
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Rome
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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