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There are 7 ways to get from Zürich to Livorno 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 via Firenze Smn  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...
  3. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Livorno C.Le Rv / ...

$69 - $128

Cheapest option

Bus RegioJet  •  9 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Zürich, Carparkplatz Sihlquai to Genoa, Piazza Vittoria RegioJet
  2. Take the bus from Genoa, Genoa to Livorno N548

$25 - $35

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Train Trenitalia Intercity  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Livorno Centrale Icn / ...

$68 - $111

Bus Autostradale  •  12 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Zürich to Chiasso
  2. Take the bus from Chiasso Dogana to Viareggio - P.zza M. D’Azeglio 45

$59 - $76

Drive  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Livorno 366.9 miles

$85 - $130

Fly to Pisa  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Pisa (PSA) ZRH - PSA

$112 - $314

Fly to Florence, train  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Florence (FLR) ZRH - FLR
  2. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Livorno C.Le

$94 - $388

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The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Livorno is to bus which costs SFr 24 - SFr 35 and takes 9 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Livorno is to fly and train which costs SFr 90 - SFr 390 and takes 5 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zürich to Livorno. However, there are services departing from Zürich, Carparkplatz Sihlquai and arriving at Livorno via Genoa, Genoa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Livorno. However, there are services departing from Zuerich Hb and arriving at Livorno C.Le via Milano Centrale and Firenze Smn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 9 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Livorno is 447 km. The road distance is 587.1 km.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Livorno without a car is to train which takes 7 h 9 min and costs SFr 65 - SFr 130.

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It takes approximately 7 h 9 min to get from Zürich to Livorno, including transfers.

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Zürich to Livorno bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Zürich, Carparkplatz Sihlquai station.

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Zürich to Livorno train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, depart from Zuerich Hb station.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Livorno is to train which takes 7 h 9 min and costs SFr 65 - SFr 130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 24 - SFr 35 and takes 9 h 40 min, you could also fly, which costs SFr 110 - SFr 320 and takes 5 h 46 min.

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Map of how to get from Zürich to Livorno.
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  • Distance: 279.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 9 min

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

You can take a train from Zürich to Livorno via Milano Centrale, Firenze S.Maria Novella, and Firenze Smn in around 7 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zürich to Livorno via Genoa, Piazza Vittoria and Genoa, Genoa in around 9 h 40 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Pisa via Stuttgart, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $340
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Zurich to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Zurich to Pisa via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Zurich to Pisa via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Zurich to Pisa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Train operators
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Milano Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
italotreno.it
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 Firenze Smn to Livorno C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $17
Train from Milano C.Le to Livorno C.Le
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$40 - $50
Trenitalia Intercity

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 Milano Centrale to Livorno Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Zürich, Carparkplatz Sihlquai to Genoa, Piazza Vittoria
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
regiojet.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Genoa, Genoa to Livorno
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autolinee Ventre
Phone
0975 343195
Email
info@ventrebus.com
Website
ventrebus.com
Bus from Zürich to Chiasso
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
ventrebus.com
Autostradale
Phone
+39 02 3008 9000
Email
info@autostradale.it
Website
autostradale.it
Bus from Chiasso Dogana to Viareggio - P.zza M. D’Azeglio
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
autostradale.it

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There is no direct flight from Zurich Airport to Pisa Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h and has one stopover.

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Zürich to Livorno bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Livorno station.

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Zürich to Livorno train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Livorno C.Le station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zürich to Livorno is 587 km. It takes approximately 6 h 3 min to drive from Zürich to Livorno.

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Swiss, Eurowings, easyJet and three other airlines offer flights from Zurich Airport to Pisa Airport.

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There are 1136+ hotels available in Livorno. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Zurich Airport is to line 16 train which takes 13 min and costs SFr 10 - SFr 20.

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