There are 10 ways to get from Zürich to Orvieto by train, bus, night 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 S.Maria Novella  •  9 h

  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 S.Maria Novella to Orvieto Rv / ...

$89 - $141

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Bus, night bus  •  11 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Florence, Florence N524 / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Florence, Florence to Orvieto N530

$45 - $75

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Train Trenitalia Intercity  •  9 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Orvieto Ic

$86 - $117

Bus  •  12 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Zürich Zob Sihlquai to Orvieto A1

$57 - $73

Drive  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Orvieto 471.3 miles

$110 - $170

Fly Zurich to Rome, train  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Rome (FCO) ZRH - FCO
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Orvieto

$68 - $346

Fly Zurich to Florence, train  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Florence (FLR) ZRH - FLR
  2. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Orvieto

$92 - $407

Train to Basel, fly to Rome, train  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Rome (FCO) BSL - FCO
  3. Take the train from Roma Termini to Orvieto

$112 - $411

Train to Milan Linate, fly to Rome, train  •  9 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Rome (FCO) LIN - FCO
  3. Take the train from Roma Termini to Orvieto

$107 - $294

Fly Zurich to Ancona, train  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Ancona (AOI) ZRH - AOI
  2. Take the train from Jesi to Orte
  3. Take the train from Orte to Orvieto

$127 - $329

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Orvieto is to bus which costs SFr 50 - SFr 75 and takes 12 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Orvieto is to fly and train which costs SFr 65 - SFr 340 and takes 6 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zürich to Orvieto. However, there are services departing from Zurich and arriving at Orvieto via Florence, Florence. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Orvieto. However, there are services departing from Zuerich Hb and arriving at Orvieto via Milano Centrale and Firenze S.Maria Novella. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h.

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The distance between Zürich and Orvieto is 588 km. The road distance is 754.1 km.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Orvieto without a car is to train which takes 9 h and costs SFr 85 - SFr 140.

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It takes approximately 9 h to get from Zürich to Orvieto, including transfers.

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Zürich to Orvieto bus services, operated by Calanda Viaggi, depart from Zürich Zob Sihlquai station.

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

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The best way to get from Zürich to Orvieto is to train which takes 9 h and costs SFr 85 - SFr 140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 50 - SFr 75 and takes 12 h 53 min.

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Map of how to get from Zürich to Orvieto.
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  • Distance: 367.2 miles
  • Duration: 9 h

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

You can take a train from Zürich to Orvieto via Milano Centrale and Firenze S.Maria Novella in around 9 h. Alternatively, Calanda Viaggi operates a bus from Zürich to Orvieto 3 times a week. Tickets cost $55 - $75 and the journey takes 11 h 55 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Zurich to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Milan Linate to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Zurich to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Basel to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Zurich to Ancona via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Ancona via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Ancona via Hannover, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Flights from Zurich to Ancona via Dusseldorf, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Florence via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Flights from Zurich to Ancona via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Zurich to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $550
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
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
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 S.Maria Novella to Orvieto
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$24 - $29
Train from Roma Termini to Orvieto
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $19
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$15 - $19
Train from Orte to Orvieto
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
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 Orvieto
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Jesi to Orte
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $35
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 Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Zurich to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Florence, Florence to Orvieto
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Calanda Viaggi
Website
calandaviaggi.com
Bus from Zürich Zob Sihlquai to Orvieto A1
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
calandaviaggi.com

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The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Rome Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Zürich to Orvieto bus services, operated by Calanda Viaggi, arrive at Orvieto A1 station.

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Zürich to Orvieto train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Orvieto station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zürich to Orvieto is 754 km. It takes approximately 7 h 31 min to drive from Zürich to Orvieto.

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Vueling Airlines, Alitalia, Lufthansa and Swiss offer flights from Zurich Airport to Rome Airport.

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There are 803+ hotels available in Orvieto. Prices start at $65 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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