There are 8 ways to get from Zürich to Cortina d'Ampezzo by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Sëlva  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Innsbruck Hbf Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Brennero to Chiusa Reg / ...

$248 - $348

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Bus  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße N391 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to Cortina d'Ampezzo 499

$27 - $45

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Train, bus  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Innsbruck Hbf Rj / ...
  2. Take the bus from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to Cortina d'Ampezzo 499

$66 - $110

Train  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Innsbruck Hbf Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Fortezza/Franzensfeste to Dobbiaco/Toblach Rex / ...

$76 - $173

Bus Eurolines CH  •  9 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Zürich to Innsbruck
  2. Take the bus from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to Cortina d'Ampezzo 499

$39 - $51

Drive  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Cortina d'Ampezzo 286.1 miles

$65 - $100

Fly from Zurich, bus  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Venice (VCE) ZRH - VCE
  2. Take the bus from Venice Airport to Cortina d'Ampezzo

$90 - $352

Train to Basel, fly, bus  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Venice (VCE) BSL - VCE
  3. Take the bus from Venice Airport to Cortina d'Ampezzo

$119 - $417

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Cortina d'Ampezzo is to bus which costs SFr 25 - SFr 45 and takes 8 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Cortina d'Ampezzo is to drive which costs SFr 65 - SFr 100 and takes 5 h 18 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zürich to Cortina d'Ampezzo. However, there are services departing from Zurich and arriving at Cortina d'Ampezzo via Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 50 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Cortina d'Ampezzo is 287 km. The road distance is 457.7 km.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Cortina d'Ampezzo without a car is to train which takes 8 h 22 min and costs SFr 230 - SFr 340.

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It takes approximately 8 h 22 min to get from Zürich to Cortina d'Ampezzo, including transfers.

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Zürich to Cortina d'Ampezzo bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Zurich station.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Cortina d'Ampezzo is to train which takes 8 h 22 min and costs SFr 230 - SFr 340. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 25 - SFr 45 and takes 8 h 50 min.

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The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Venice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Zürich to Cortina d'Ampezzo bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Cortina d'Ampezzo station.

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Map of how to get from Zürich to Cortina d'Ampezzo.
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  • Distance: 179.6 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 22 min

What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy?

You can take a train from Zürich to Cortina d'Ampezzo via Innsbruck Hbf, Brennero/Brenner, Brennero, Chiusa, and Sëlva in around 8 h 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zürich to Cortina d'Ampezzo via Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße in around 8 h 50 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Zurich to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Basel to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Flights from Basel to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
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
Once daily
Website
cd.cz
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 Brennero to Chiusa
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $12
Train from Fortezza/Franzensfeste to Dobbiaco/Toblach
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $12
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to Cortina d'Ampezzo
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zurich to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zürich to Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Book at
eurolines.ch

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Yes, the driving distance between Zürich to Cortina d'Ampezzo is 458 km. It takes approximately 5 h 18 min to drive from Zürich to Cortina d'Ampezzo.

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easyJet, Lufthansa, Air Dolomiti and Swiss offer flights from Zurich Airport to Venice Airport.

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Book your Zürich to Cortina d'Ampezzo bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 1161+ hotels available in Cortina d'Ampezzo. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Zurich Airport is to train which takes 10 min and costs SFr 3 - SFr 19.

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