There are 7 ways to get from Zürich to Dolomiti by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  7 h 27 min

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

$228 - $318

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Bus  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Bozen 409

$80 - $114

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Train via Sëlva  •  8 h 51 min

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

$121 - $198

Train #2  •  9 h 2 min

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

$129 - $191

Drive  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Dolomiti 291.1 miles

$70 - $110

Fly from Zurich  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Venice (VCE) ZRH - VCE

$116 - $382

Train to Basel, fly  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Venice (VCE) BSL - VCE

$145 - $447

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The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Dolomiti is to drive which costs SFr 65 - SFr 100 and takes 5 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Dolomiti is to drive which costs SFr 65 - SFr 100 and takes 5 h 19 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Dolomiti is 274 km. The road distance is 465.7 km.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Dolomiti without a car is to train which takes 7 h 27 min and costs SFr 210 - SFr 310.

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It takes approximately 7 h 27 min to get from Zürich to Dolomiti, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Dolomiti is to train which takes 7 h 27 min and costs SFr 210 - SFr 310. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 75 - SFr 110 and takes 7 h 46 min, you could also fly, which costs SFr 110 - SFr 370 and takes 7 h 24 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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Yes, the driving distance between Zürich to Dolomiti is 466 km. It takes approximately 5 h 19 min to drive from Zürich to Dolomiti.

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  • Distance: 171 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 27 min

What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Dolomiti, Veneto, Italy?

You can take a train from Zürich to Dolomiti via Innsbruck Hbf, Brennero/Brenner, Brennero, and Ponte Gardena in around 7 h 27 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Zürich to Dolomiti 4 times a week. Tickets cost $23 - $40 and the journey takes 5 h 15 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 Ponte Gardena
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$10 - $12
Train from Brennero to Chiusa
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $11
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Bolzano/Bozen
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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
$22 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $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 Zurich to Bozen
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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