There are 6 ways to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Riva del Garda by bus, train, car, car ferry 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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Bus  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Trento 409

$39 - $66

5 alternative options

Train  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova Fr / ...
  3. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Mori Reg

$71 - $124

Train, bus  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Brescia Ec
  2. Take the bus from Brescia - Terminal SIA to Riva del Garda S202m

$72 - $106

Drive, car ferry  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Limone Traghetto
  2. Take the car ferry from Limone Traghetto to Malcesine Traghetto

$78 - $113

Fly to Verona, train  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Verona (VRN) ZRH - VRN
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Mori

$86 - $413

Fly to Venice, train  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Venice (VCE) ZRH - VCE
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Rovereto

$73 - $331

Questions & Answers

The distance between Zurich Airport (ZRH) and Riva del Garda is 246 km.

The best way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Riva del Garda without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 5 min to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Riva del Garda, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Riva del Garda is to bus which takes 9 h 5 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 9 h 5 min.

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There is no direct flight from Zurich Airport to Verona Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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Swiss, KLM, Eurowings and five other airlines offer flights from Zurich Airport to Verona Airport.

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There are 1921+ hotels available in Riva del Garda. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Riva del Garda.
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  • Distance: 153.7 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 5 min

What companies run services between Zurich Airport (ZRH), Switzerland and Riva del Garda, Italy?

FlixBus operates a bus from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Riva del Garda 5 times a week. Tickets cost $26 - $45 and the journey takes 6 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Riva del Garda via Zürich HB, Zuerich Hb, Milano Centrale, Verona Porta Nuova, Mori, and Mori-Stazione F.S. in around 9 h 5 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Verona via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $340
Flights from Zurich to Verona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $380
Flights from Zurich to Verona via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $400
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 Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Zurich to Verona via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Zurich to Verona via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Zurich to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Zurich to Verona via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Zurich to Verona via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $400
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Zurich to Verona via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$70 - $400
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 Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Zuerich Hb to Brescia
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
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
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 Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Verona Porta Nuova Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
italotreno.it
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 Verona Porta Nuova to Mori
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $12
Train from Venezia Mestre to Rovereto
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $28
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$24 - $28
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 Trento
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
SIA
Phone
(+39) 030 2889911
Email
sia@arriva.it
Website
trasportibrescia.it
Bus from Brescia - Terminal SIA to Riva del Garda
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $7
Schedules at
arriva.it
Ferry operators

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