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There are 10 ways to get from Weggis to Rome by train, bus, car, plane or ferry

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Train via Lugano  •  8h 15m

  1. Take the train from Arth-Goldau to Lugano Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Lugano to Milano Centrale Re / ...
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini Fr

87€ - 198€

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Train, bus to Milan Malpensa, fly  •  7h 38m

  1. Take the train from Arth-Goldau to Lugano
  2. Take the bus from Lugano Piazzale Besso to Milan Malpensa Airport P2 Terminal 1
  3. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Rome (FCO) MXP - FCO

83€ - 307€

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Train  •  8h 38m

  1. Take the train from Arth-Goldau to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini Fr

110€ - 248€

Train via Cadenazzo  •  9h 21m

  1. Take the train from Brunnen to Cadenazzo
  2. Take the train from Cadenazzo to Milano Centrale Re
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale Station to Roma Termini

Bus  •  15h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Brunnen Main Train Station to Zurich Central Bus Station Sihlquai Fabrizia - Singen
  2. Take the bus from Zurich Bus Station to Rome Tiburtina Bus station N524 / ...

Drive  •  8h 2m

  1. Drive from Weggis to Rome 809.5 km

100€ - 150€

Train to Zurich, fly  •  6h 53m

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

88€ - 238€

Train, train to Milan Linate, fly  •  8h 8m

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

105€ - 227€

Ferry, train to Geneva, fly  •  9h 31m

  1. Take the ferry from Weggis to Luzern Bahnhofquai
  2. Take the train from Luzern to Genève-Aéroport
  3. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Rome (FCO) GVA - FCO

146€ - 371€

Ferry, train to Basel, fly  •  7h 8m

  1. Take the ferry from Weggis to Luzern Bahnhofquai
  2. Take the train from Luzern to Basel SBB
  3. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Rome (FCO) BSL - FCO

99€ - 290€

Weggis to Rome by bus

The bus journey time between Weggis and Rome is around 24h 7m and covers a distance of around 966 km. The fastest bus normally takes 24h 7m. Operated by Auto AG Schwyz, L'Aurora Viaggi and FlixBus, the Weggis to Rome bus service departs from Weggis, Dorfplatz and arrives in Rome Tiburtina Bus station. Typically two buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Weggis to Rome bus schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Rome is 1500.

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The cheapest way to get from Weggis to Rome is to drive which costs SFr 110 - SFr 160 and takes 8h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Weggis to Rome is to train and fly which costs SFr 95 - SFr 270 and takes 6h 53m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Weggis to Rome station. However, there are services departing from Weggis, Dorfplatz and arriving at Rome Tiburtina Bus station via Brunnen Main Train Station and Zurich Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 3m.

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The distance between Weggis and Rome is 655 km. The road distance is 809.5 km.

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The best way to get from Weggis to Rome without a car is to train via Lugano which takes 8h 15m and costs SFr 95 - SFr 220.

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It takes approximately 8h 15m to get from Weggis to Rome, including transfers.

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Weggis to Rome bus services, operated by L'Aurora Viaggi, depart from Brunnen Main Train Station.

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The best way to get from Weggis to Rome is to train via Lugano which takes 8h 15m and costs SFr 95 - SFr 220. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 15h 3m.

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The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Rome Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Weggis to Rome bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Rome Tiburtina Bus station.

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Map of how to get from Weggis to Rome.
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  • Distance: 655.2 km
  • Duration: 8h 15m

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

You can take a train from Weggis to Rome via Küssnacht am Rigi, Bahnhof, Küssnacht am Rigi, Arth-Goldau, Lugano, and Milano Centrale in around 8h 15m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Weggis to Rome via Brunnen Main Train Station and Zurich Bus Station in around 15h 3m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Zurich to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 220€
Flights from Milan Linate to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 140€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 800€
Flights from Geneva to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 310€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 240€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 490€
Flights from Geneva to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
140€ - 460€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 290€
Flights from Basel to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 180€
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 260€
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
12€ - 180€
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 Arth-Goldau to Lugano
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
40€ - 75€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 35€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Arth-Goldau to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
60€ - 110€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Cadenazzo to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 60€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Rotkreuz to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 35€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Luzern to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
70€ - 130€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Luzern to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 55€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Arth-Goldau to Lugano
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
18€ - 25€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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€
Südostbahn
Phone
+41 58 580 70 70
Email
info@sob.ch
Website
sob.ch
Train from Brunnen to Cadenazzo
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Südostbahn
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Luzern to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Südostbahn
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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
2h 39m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
30€ - 90€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
30€ - 50€
Smart Low Cost
30€ - 45€
Smart Flex
65€ - 90€
Bus operators
L'Aurora Viaggi
Phone
+39 0963 313116
Email
info@viaggiaurora.it
Website
viaggiaurora.it
Bus from Brunnen Main Train Station to Zurich Central Bus Station Sihlquai
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Website
L'Aurora Viaggi
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich Bus Station to Rome Tiburtina Bus station
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 50€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Giosy Tours
Phone
+41 91 858 23 23
Website
giosytours.ch
Bus from Lugano Piazzale Besso to Milan Malpensa Airport P2 Terminal 1
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
25€ - 40€
Website
Giosy Tours
Ferry operators
Vierwaldstättersee
Phone
+41 (0)41 367 67 67
Email
info@lakelucerne.ch
Website
lakelucerne.ch
Ferry from Weggis to Luzern Bahnhofquai
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
12€ - 17€
Website
Vierwaldstättersee

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