There are 7 ways to get from Zermatt to Cortina d'Ampezzo 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, bus via Venezia Mestre  •  9 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Brig Bahnhofplatz 5-Y
  2. Take the train from Brig to Milano Centrale Ec
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Mestre Fr
  4. Take the bus from Venezia Mestre Station to Cortina d'Ampezzo 411

$97 - $188

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Visp to Mestre
  2. Take the bus from Venezia Mestre Station to Cortina d'Ampezzo Cortina Express Flybus / ...

$90 - $152

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Train, bus Autostradale  •  11 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Brig Bahnhofplatz 5-Y
  2. Take the train from Brig to Brescia Ec
  3. Take the bus from Brescia to Cortina d'Ampezzo 39

$101 - $179

Train, bus FlixBus  •  13 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Zermatt to Brig Bahnhofplatz 5-Y
  2. Take the bus from Domodossola, Stazione to Malpensa, aeroporto
  3. Take the bus from Milano Malpensa Airport to Orio al Serio Airport
  4. Take the bus from Bergamo Orio al Serio Airport, Bergamo to Cortina d'Ampezzo 411

$133 - $243

Drive  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Zermatt to Cortina d'Ampezzo 393.7 miles

$90 - $140

Train to Zurich, fly, bus  •  10 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Visp to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Venice (VCE) ZRH - VCE
  3. Take the bus from Venice Airport to Cortina d'Ampezzo

$177 - $504

Train to Geneva, fly, bus  •  10 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Visp to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Venice (VCE) GVA - VCE
  3. Take the bus from Venice Airport to Cortina d'Ampezzo

$147 - $424

Questions & Answers

The distance between Zermatt and Cortina d'Ampezzo is 342 km. The road distance is 629.9 km.

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The best way to get from Zermatt to Cortina d'Ampezzo without a car is to train and bus which takes 9 h 32 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 32 min to get from Zermatt to Cortina d'Ampezzo, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Venice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zermatt to Cortina d'Ampezzo is 630 km. It takes approximately 7 h 10 min to drive from Zermatt to Cortina d'Ampezzo.

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easyJet, Lufthansa, Air Dolomiti and Swiss offer flights from Zurich Airport to Venice Airport.

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There are 1073+ hotels available in Cortina d'Ampezzo. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Zermatt to Cortina d'Ampezzo.
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  • Distance: 213.8 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 32 min

What companies run services between Zermatt, Switzerland and Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy?

You can take a bus from Zermatt to Cortina d'Ampezzo via Visp, Mestre, and Venezia Mestre Station in around 11 h 6 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Flights from Geneva to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Geneva to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Geneva to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Zurich to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Geneva to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Train operators
MGB
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Train from Zermatt to Brig Bahnhofplatz
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
2nd Class Ticket
$26 - $31
1st Class Ticket
$45 - $55
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 Brig to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Visp to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Visp to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Brig to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Brig to Brescia
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
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 Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
Cortina Express
Phone
0436.867350
Email
info@cortinaexpress.it
Website
cortinaexpress.it
Bus from Venezia Mestre Station to Cortina d'Ampezzo
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Schedules at
cortinaexpress.it
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cortinaexpress.it
Bus from Venice Airport to Cortina d'Ampezzo
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
cortinaexpress.it
Book at
cortinaexpress.it
ATVO S.p.A.
Phone
+39 0421 5944
Email
atvo@atvo.it
Website
atvo.it
Bus from Mestre to Cortina d'Ampezzo
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
atvo.it
Book at
atvo.it
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 Venice, Venice Mestre to Cortina d'Ampezzo
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bergamo Orio al Serio Airport, Bergamo to Cortina d'Ampezzo
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Domo Reisen
Phone
0041 44 828 60 40
Email
info@domo-reisen.ch
Website
domo-reisen.ch
Bus from Visp to Mestre
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Schedules at
domo-reisen.ch
Autostradale
Phone
+39 02 3008 9000
Email
info@autostradale.it
Website
autostradale.it
Bus from Brescia to Cortina d'Ampezzo
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
autostradale.it
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Domodossola, Stazione to Malpensa, aeroporto
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Autoservizi Comazzi srl
Phone
0322 844 862
Email
comazzi@comazzibus.com
Website
comazzibus.com
Bus from Domodossola to Malpensa Airport T1
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
comazzibus.com
Alto Adige Bus

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