Directions from Zürich to Chiasso

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Chiasso 11-Y / ...

$65 - $120

Cheapest option

Bus Autolinee Ventre  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Zürich to Chiasso

$17 - $26

4 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Como 124

$24 - $42

Drive  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Chiasso 147.6 miles

$30 - $45

Fly to Lugano, train  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Lugano (LUG) ZRH - LUG
  2. Take the train from Lugano to Chiasso

$92 - $274

Fly to Milan Malpensa  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) ZRH - MXP

$89 - $301

Questions & Answers

The distance between Zürich and Chiasso is 174 km. The road distance is 236 km.

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Chiasso is to bus which costs SFr 17 - SFr 26 and takes 3 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from Zürich to Chiasso is to drive which takes 2 h 36 min and costs SFr 30 - SFr 45.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Chiasso. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 37 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zürich and arriving at Chiasso. Services depart four times a week, and operate Tuesday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 40 min.

The train from Zürich HB to Chiasso takes 2 h 37 min including transfers and departs hourly.

What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Chiasso, Switzerland?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Zürich to Chiasso every 3 hours. Tickets cost $65 - $120 and the journey takes 2 h 37 min. Trenitalia Eurocity also services this route every 3 hours. Alternatively, Autolinee Ventre operates a bus from Zürich to Chiasso 3 times a week. Tickets cost $19 and the journey takes 3 h 40 min. Autolinee Gambioli also services this route once a week.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Lugano
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Flights from Zurich to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Chiasso
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lugano to Chiasso
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Zuerich Hb to Chiasso
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Autolinee Ventre
Phone
0975 343195
Email
info@ventrebus.com
Website
ventrebus.com
Bus from Zürich to Chiasso
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
ventrebus.com
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus from Zürich to Chiasso - Dogana
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Como
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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