There are 3 ways to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Lake Maggiore by plane, bus or car

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

Fly  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Lugano (LUG) ZRH - LUG

$73 - $221

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Lugano 401

$23 - $51

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Lake Maggiore 151.1 miles

$35 - $55

What companies run services between Zurich Airport (ZRH), Switzerland and Lake Maggiore, Italy?

Swiss flies from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Lake Maggiore 4 times a day. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Lake Maggiore once daily. Tickets cost $12 - $20 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Lugano
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Lugano
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Zurich Airport (ZRH) and Lake Maggiore is 160 km. The road distance is 242 km.

The cheapest way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Lake Maggiore is to bus which costs SFr 23 - SFr 55 and takes 4 h 34 min.

The quickest way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Lake Maggiore is to fly which takes 1 h 38 min and costs SFr 70 - SFr 220.

It takes approximately 1 h 38 min to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Lake Maggiore, including transfers.