There are 11 ways to get from Zürich to Perugia 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 Reggio Emilia AV Mediopadana Station  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale Station to Reggio Emilia AV Mediopadana Station Fr
  3. Take the train from Reggio Emilia Av to Perugia Fr

$101 - $151

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Bus FlixBus  •  12 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Siena 519
  2. Take the bus from Siena Station to Perugia - Bus Terminal 442

$44 - $87

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Train Trenitalia Intercity  •  10 h 2 min

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

$85 - $116

Bus Calanda Viaggi  •  14 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Zürich Zob Sihlquai to Florenz A1
  2. Take the bus from Firenze Terminal Bus to Perugia - Bus Terminal

$76 - $103

Drive  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Perugia 462.9 miles

$110 - $170

Fly Zurich to Florence, train  •  7 h 14 min

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

$98 - $396

Fly Zurich to Rome, train  •  8 h 9 min

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

$91 - $364

Fly Zurich to Ancona, train  •  9 h 44 min

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

$127 - $317

Train to Basel, fly to Pisa, train  •  9 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Pisa (PSA) BSL - PSA
  3. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn
  4. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Perugia

$99 - $453

Train to Basel, fly to Rome, train  •  9 h 30 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 Foligno

$127 - $429

Fly Zurich to Venice, train  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Venice (VCE) ZRH - VCE
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Firenze S.Maria Novella
  3. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Perugia

$104 - $390

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No, there is no direct bus from Zürich to Perugia. However, there are services departing from Zurich and arriving at Perugia - Bus Terminal via Siena Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Perugia. However, there are services departing from Zuerich Hb and arriving at Perugia via Milano Centrale Station and Reggio Emilia Av. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 27 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Perugia is 560 km. The road distance is 740.6 km.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Perugia without a car is to train which takes 8 h 27 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 27 min to get from Zürich to Perugia, including transfers.

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Zürich to Perugia bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Zurich station.

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

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The best way to get from Zürich to Perugia is to train which takes 8 h 27 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 12 h 5 min.

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The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Florence Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Zürich to Perugia bus services, operated by SAIS Autolinee, arrive at Perugia - Bus Terminal station.

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Map of how to get from Zürich to Perugia.
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  • Distance: 350.2 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 27 min

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

You can take a train from Zürich to Perugia via Milano Centrale, Milano Centrale Station, Reggio Emilia AV Mediopadana Station, and Reggio Emilia Av in around 8 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zürich to Perugia via Siena and Siena Station in around 12 h 5 min.

Airlines
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 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 Dusseldorf, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
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 Leipzig, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Basel to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
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 Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
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
Flights from Zurich to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $500
Flights from Basel to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Flights from Zurich to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Zurich to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
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
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
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Reggio Emilia AV Mediopadana Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
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 Reggio Emilia Av
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Reggio Emilia Av to Perugia
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Perugia
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Foligno
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Jesi to Foligno
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
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 Perugia
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $25
Train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
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 Siena
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Siena to Perugia, Perugia
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Siena Station to Perugia - Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Firenze Terminal Bus to Perugia - Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Calanda Viaggi
Website
calandaviaggi.com
Bus from Zürich Zob Sihlquai to Florenz A1
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
calandaviaggi.com

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Zürich to Perugia is 741 km. It takes approximately 7 h 28 min to drive from Zürich to Perugia.

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Swiss offers flights from Zurich Airport to Florence Airport.

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