There are 10 ways to get from Zürich to Sorrento by train, subway, bus and ferry, 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, subway  •  9 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Napoli Centrale Fr
  3. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento Tr3

$88 - $186

Cheapest option

Bus, subway  •  18 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Zürich Zob Sihlquai to Caserta Nord
  2. Take the subway from Via Gianturco to Sorrento Tr3

$74 - $96

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Bus and ferry  •  17 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Zurich to Salerno

$92 - $145

Drive  •  10 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Sorrento 687 miles

$160 - $240

Fly Zurich to Naples, subway  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Naples (NAP) ZRH - NAP
  2. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento

$80 - $396

Train to Basel, fly to Naples, subway  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Naples (NAP) BSL - NAP
  3. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento

$95 - $351

Train to Milan Linate, fly to Naples, subway  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Naples (NAP) LIN - NAP
  3. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento

$95 - $294

Fly Zurich to Rome, train, subway  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Rome (FCO) ZRH - FCO
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini Station to Napoli Centrale Station
  3. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento

$86 - $366

Train to Milan Malpensa, fly to Naples, subway  •  9 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Lugano
  2. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Naples (NAP) MXP - NAP
  3. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento

$128 - $327

Train to Basel, fly to Rome, train, subway  •  8 h 25 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 Station to Napoli Centrale Station
  4. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento

$121 - $431

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Zürich to Sorrento. However, there are services departing from Zurich and arriving at Sorrento via Salerno - Autostazione Vinciprova, Scafati and Pompei. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 45 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Sorrento is 882 km. The road distance is 1099.2 km.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Sorrento without a car is to train and subway which takes 9 h 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 48 min to get from Zürich to Sorrento, including transfers.

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Zürich to Sorrento bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, depart from Zurich station.

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The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Naples Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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Zürich to Sorrento bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, arrive at Salerno station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zürich to Sorrento is 1099 km. It takes approximately 10 h 49 min to drive from Zürich to Sorrento.

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easyJet, Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa and two other airlines offer flights from Zurich Airport to Naples Airport.

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There are 3999+ hotels available in Sorrento. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Zürich to Sorrento.
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  • Distance: 551.3 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 48 min

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

There is no direct connection from Zürich to Sorrento. However, you can take the train to Milano Centrale, take the train to Napoli Centrale, take the walk to Napoli Garibaldi, then take the subway to Sorrento. Alternatively, Eurolines CH operates a vehicle from Zürich to Sorrento twice a week. Tickets cost $80 - $130 and the journey takes 14 h 5 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Zurich to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Milan Linate to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Flights from Milan Linate to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Flights from Zurich to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Zurich to Naples
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
Flights from Basel to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $480
Flights from Basel to Naples via Venice
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$60 - $480
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Naples via Palermo
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Basel to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Naples via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Basel to Naples via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Basel to Naples via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
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 40 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
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,400
Flights from Zurich to Naples via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Basel to Naples via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Naples via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,200
Meridiana
Website
meridiana.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zurich to Naples via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
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
Train from Zuerich Hb to Lugano
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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
Train from Zürich HB to Lugano
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $110
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 Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Napoli Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini Station to Napoli Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
EAV
Phone
+39 800 211 388
Email
b@eavsrl.it
Website
eavsrl.it
Subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
eavsrl.it
Subway from Via Gianturco to Sorrento
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
eavsrl.it
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
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
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 Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$29 - $35
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus and ferry from Zurich to Salerno
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Book at
eurolines.ch
Calanda Viaggi
Website
calandaviaggi.com
Bus from Zürich Zob Sihlquai to Caserta Nord
Ave. Duration
15 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
calandaviaggi.com

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