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There are 9 ways to get from Visp to Rome by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 49m

  1. Take the train from Visp to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale Station to Roma Termini 9987 / ...

€81 - €210

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Train via Domodossola  •  8h 5m

  1. Take the train from Eggerberg to Domodossola Re
  2. Take the train from Domodossola to Milano Centrale Re4
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini

€46 - €112

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Bus  •  11h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Visp Train Station to Genoa Marittima Neuchatel-Genua-Savona
  2. Take the bus from Genoa to Rome Tiburtina Bus station 510 / ...

€56 - €72

Drive  •  7h 40m

  1. Drive from Visp to Rome 768.5 km

€95 - €140

Train to Milan Malpensa, fly to Rome  •  5h 30m

  1. Take the train from Visp to Gallarate
  2. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Rome (FCO) MXP - FCO

€68 - €220

Train to Milan Linate, fly to Rome  •  6h 16m

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

€95 - €270

Train to Zurich, fly to Rome  •  6h 55m

  1. Take the train from Visp to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Rome (FCO) ZRH - FCO

€126 - €317

Train to Geneva, fly to Rome  •  7h 16m

  1. Take the train from Visp to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Rome (FCO) GVA - FCO

€110 - €329

Train to Milan Malpensa, fly to Naples, train  •  7h 1m

  1. Take the train from Visp to Gallarate
  2. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Naples (NAP) MXP - NAP
  3. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini

€71 - €212

Visp to Rome by train

The train journey time between Visp and Rome is around 8h 12m and covers a distance of around 733 km. The fastest train normally takes 5h 46m. Operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), ItaloTreno and Trenitalia Frecce, the Visp to Rome train service departs from Visp and arrives in Roma Termini. Typically 20 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
8h 12m
Fastest train time:
5h 46m
Trains per week:
20
Cheapest price:
€81
Carbon emissions:
38 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
08:33
Last train departs at:
19:33

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Visp to Rome train schedules

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The most affordable way to get from Visp to Rome is to bus, which costs SFr 60 - SFr 80 and takes 11h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Visp to Rome is to train and fly which costs SFr 70 - SFr 250 and takes 5h 30m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Visp station to Rome station. However, there are services departing from Visp Train Station and arriving at Rome Tiburtina Bus station via Genoa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 55m.

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No, there is no direct train from Visp to Rome. However, there are services departing from Visp and arriving at Roma Termini via Milano Centrale Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 49m.

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The distance between Visp and Rome is 612 km. The road distance is 768.5 km.

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The best way to get from Visp to Rome without a car is to train which takes 5h 49m and costs SFr 85 - SFr 240.

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It takes approximately 5h 49m to get from Visp to Rome, including transfers.

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Visp to Rome bus services, operated by ExpressBus, depart from Visp Train Station.

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Visp to Rome train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Visp station.

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The best way to get from Visp to Rome is to train which takes 5h 49m and costs SFr 85 - SFr 240. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 60 - SFr 80 and takes 11h 55m.

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Map of how to get from Visp to Rome.
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  • Distance: 611.6 km
  • Duration: 5h 49m

What companies run services between Visp, Switzerland and Rome, Italy?

You can take a train from Visp to Rome via Milano Centrale and Milano Centrale Station in around 5h 49m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Visp to Rome via Genoa Marittima and Genoa in around 11h 55m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €800
Flights from Milan Linate to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €160
Flights from Milan Linate to Rome via Naples
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €160
Flights from Zurich to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €310
Flights from Geneva to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €270
Flights from Geneva to Rome via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€100 - €270
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €370
Flights from Geneva to Rome via Nice
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€45 - €370
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €120
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€18 - €220
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €330
Flights from Geneva to Rome via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €550
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €500
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €460
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€18 - €90
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Naples via Alghero
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€25 - €130
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Visp to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €90
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Visp to Gallarate
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €75
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Visp to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€60 - €120
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Visp to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€55 - €100
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€30 - €90
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€30 - €50
Smart Low Cost
€30 - €45
Smart Flex
€60 - €90
Train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€30 - €90
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€30 - €50
Smart Low Cost
€30 - €45
Smart Flex
€65 - €90
Train from Napoli Centrale Station to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€17 - €50
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€19 - €27
Smart Low Cost
€17 - €24
Smart Flex
€35 - €50
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€40 - €120
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€40 - €55
Base Standard
€70 - €95
Base Premium
€85 - €120
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€18 - €65
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€18 - €25
Base Standard
€35 - €50
Base Premium
€45 - €65
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Eggerberg to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
BLS AG
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Domodossola to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
Trenord
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 Visp to Geneve-Aeroport
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€45 - €120
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
€45 - €65
1st Class
€85 - €120
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€14 - €20
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€14 - €20
Trenitalia

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 Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€14 - €29
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€26 - €29
Bus operators
ExpressBus
Phone
+41 842 000 888
Email
info@expressbus.ch
Website
expressbus.ch
Bus from Visp Train Station to Genoa Marittima
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€30 - €75
Website
ExpressBus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Genoa to Rome Tiburtina Bus station
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€25 - €30
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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