There are 6 ways to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Venice by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Venice (VCE) ZRH - VCE

$58 - $304

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  10 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Venice, Venice 401 / ...

$33 - $75

4 alternative options

Train via Milano Centrale  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Venezia S.Lucia Fr / ...

$63 - $125

Train  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Venezia S.Lucia Ec

$83 - $130

Bus Domo Reisen  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Zürich Flughafen to Venezia

$75 - $100

Drive  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Venice 351.1 miles

$80 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Venice is to bus which costs SFr 30 - SFr 75 and takes 10 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Venice is to fly which costs SFr 55 - SFr 300 and takes 1 h 37 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zürich Flughafen and arriving at Venezia. Services depart twice a week. The journey takes approximately 8 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Venice. However, there are services departing from Zürich Flughafen and arriving at Venezia S.Lucia via Zuerich Hb and Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 31 min.

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The distance between Zurich Airport (ZRH) and Venice is 365 km. The road distance is 561.8 km.

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The best way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Venice without a car is to train which takes 7 h 31 min and costs SFr 60 - SFr 120.

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It takes approximately 1 h 37 min to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Venice, including transfers.

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Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Venice bus services, operated by Domo Reisen, depart from Zürich Flughafen station.

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Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Venice train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, depart from Zuerich Hb station.

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The best way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Venice is to fly which takes 1 h 37 min and costs SFr 55 - SFr 300. Alternatively, you can train, which costs SFr 60 - SFr 120 and takes 7 h 31 min, you could also bus, which costs SFr 75 - SFr 95 and takes 8 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Venice.
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  • Distance: 228.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 37 min

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

Swiss, easyJet and two other airlines fly from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Venice 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Venice via Zürich HB, Zuerich Hb, and Milano Centrale in around 7 h 31 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
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
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $290
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 Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $110
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 S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Bus operators
Domo Reisen
Phone
0041 44 828 60 40
Email
info@domo-reisen.ch
Website
domo-reisen.ch
Bus from Zürich Flughafen to Venezia
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $100
Schedules at
domo-reisen.ch
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 Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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