There are 4 ways to get from Zürich to Bolzano by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Bozen 409

$23 - $40

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Train  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Innsbruck Hbf Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Bolzano/Bozen Ec / ...

$64 - $128

Drive  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Bolzano 258.4 miles

$60 - $90

Fly, train  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Munich (MUC) ZRH - MUC
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Bolzano/Bozen

$136 - $397

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Bolzano is to bus which costs SFr 23 - SFr 40 and takes 5 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Bolzano is to drive which takes 4 h 27 min and costs SFr 60 - SFr 90.

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The distance between Zürich and Bolzano is 233 km. The road distance is 413 km.

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The bus from Zurich to Bozen takes 5 h 15 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zurich and arriving at Bozen. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Bolzano. However, there are services departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Bolzano/Bozen via Innsbruck Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 28 min.

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What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Bolzano, Italy?

FlixBus operates a bus from Zürich to Bolzano once daily. Tickets cost $23 - $40 and the journey takes 5 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Zürich to Bolzano via Innsbruck Hbf in around 6 h 28 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Munich
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Munich
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Train from Zürich HB to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
cd.cz
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Bolzano/Bozen
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $23
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Innsbruck Hbf. to Bolzano
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Bolzano/Bozen
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Bozen
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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