There are 7 ways to get from Zürich to Siena 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.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  7 h 19 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 bus from Firenze Autostazione to San Domenico 131

$68 - $121

Cheapest option

Bus Calanda Viaggi  •  11 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Zürich Zob Sihlquai to Florenz A1
  2. Take the bus from Uscita Firenze Impruneta to San Domenico 131 / ...

$5 - $8

5 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Siena 519

$35 - $65

Drive  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Siena 408 miles

$95 - $150

Fly Zurich to Florence, bus  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Florence (FLR) ZRH - FLR
  2. Take the bus from Stazione Leopolda to Siena-Via Tozzi

$85 - $381

Fly Zurich to Pisa, train  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Pisa (PSA) ZRH - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Empoli
  3. Take the train from Empoli to Siena

$111 - $330

Train to Basel, fly to Pisa, train  •  7 h 11 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 Empoli
  4. Take the train from Empoli to Siena

$89 - $434

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

FlixBus operates a bus from Zürich to Siena once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $65 and the journey takes 9 h 50 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Zurich to Pisa via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Pisa via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$95 - $500
Flights from Zurich to Pisa via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Flights from Basel to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Basel to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Zurich to Pisa via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Zurich to Pisa via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Basel to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Zurich to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Zurich to Pisa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Zurich to Pisa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Zurich to Pisa via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Zurich to Pisa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Train operators
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
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa C.Le to Empoli
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
Train from Empoli to Siena
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $12
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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
tgv.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
Bus operators
Tiemme Spa
Phone
+39.0565.260111
Email
segreteria@tiemmespa.it
Website
tiemmespa.it
Bus from Firenze Autostazione to San Domenico
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
tiemmespa.it
Bus from Uscita Firenze Impruneta to San Domenico
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tiemmespa.it
Bus from Stazione Leopolda to Siena-Via Tozzi
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
tiemmespa.it
FlixBus
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
Calanda Viaggi
Bus from Zürich Zob Sihlquai to Florenz A1
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
3 times a week

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Zürich and Siena is 500 km. The road distance is 653 km.

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Siena is to bus which costs SFr 5 - SFr 8 and takes 11 h 23 min.

The quickest way to get from Zürich to Siena is to fly and bus which takes 5 h 19 min and costs SFr 80 - SFr 380.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zurich and arriving at Siena. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 50 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 19 min to get from Zürich to Siena, including transfers.