There are 8 ways to get from Venice to Switzerland by plane, train, 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 to Geneva  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Geneva (GVA) VCE - GVA

$39 - $246

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Venice - Tronchetto to Milan Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Zurich N508 / ...

$27 - $74

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Fly to Basel  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Basel (BSL) VCE - BSL

$56 - $329

Fly to Zurich  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Zurich (ZRH) VCE - ZRH

$69 - $324

Train  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Zuerich Hb Ec

$66 - $123

Train via Zug(CH)  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Zug(CH)
  3. Take the train from Zug to Zürich Stadelhofen 5

$102 - $193

Bus, train  •  12 h

  1. Take the bus from Venezia Tronchetto to Lugano
  2. Take the train from Lugano to Zug 2
  3. Take the train from Zug to Zürich Stadelhofen 5

$84 - $149

Drive  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Venice to Zürich 342.3 miles

$80 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Venice to Switzerland is to bus which costs 23€ - 65€ and takes 8 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Venice to Switzerland is to fly which takes 3 h 35 min and costs 30€ - 220€.

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The distance between Venice and Switzerland is 350 km. The road distance is 548 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 35 min to get from Venice to Switzerland, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Venice to Switzerland. However, there are services departing from Venezia S.Lucia and arriving at Zürich Stadelhofen via Milano Centrale and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 55 min.

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What companies run services between Venice, Italy and Switzerland?

easyJet, Swiss and two other airlines fly from Venice to Geneva 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Venice to Zürich via Milano Centrale, Zuerich Hb, and Zürich HB in around 6 h 55 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Venice to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Venice to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Venice to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Venice to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Flights from Venice to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Flights from Venice to Geneva via Nice
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Flights from Venice to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Flights from Venice to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Venice to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Venice to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Train operators
ItaloTreno
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Zug(CH)
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zug to Zürich Stadelhofen
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lugano to Zug
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Venice - Tronchetto to Milan
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Milan, Milan to Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Milán, Terminal Bus di Lampugnano to Curych, Carparkplatz Sihlquai
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Venezia Tronchetto to Lugano
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
elines.cz

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