The cheapest buses from Milan to Zurich

Showing times and prices for Sep 20

Cheapest

$16

Average

$18

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Milan to Zurich will cost around $ 18 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 16.

02:40PMMilan3h40 06:20PMZurich
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11:40AMMilan3h20 03:00PMZurich
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Timetable Milan to Zurich

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Sep 19
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Sep 20
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Sep 21
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Sep 22
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Sep 24
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Sep 26
$47Trenitalia
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Sep 28
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Sep 29
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Oct 1
$47Trenitalia
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Oct 2
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Oct 3
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Oct 7
$47Trenitalia
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The fastest buses from Milan to Zurich

Showing times and prices for Sep 20

Fastest Journey

3 h 10 m

Average

3 h 23 m

Buses per day

3

Distance

217 km

Of the 3 buses that leave Milan for Zurich every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 217 km distance in an average of 3 h 23 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 3 h 10 m .

The slowest buses will take 3 h 40 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

10:00PMMilan3h10 01:10AMZurich
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$211One-way
11:40AMMilan3h20 03:00PMZurich
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02:40PMMilan3h40 06:20PMZurich
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Bus Information from Milan to Zurich

distanceDistance135 miles (217 km)
durationAverage bus duration4 h 35 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$33 (€27)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersFlixbus, Marino Autolinee, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland, Baltour, RegioJet, Infobus or STUDENT AGENCY k. S.

Buses from Milan to Zurich cover the 135 miles (217 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 35 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Marino Autolinee, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland, Baltour, RegioJet, Infobus or STUDENT AGENCY k. S. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $33 (€27), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $25 (€20). Travelers depart most frequently from Milano Centrale and arrive in Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai.

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Buses from Milan to Zurich

Buses in Europe are an affordable way to travel between cities, with a number of bus companies offering both domestic and international routes. Buses from Milan to Zurich are operated by Flixbus and Baltour with daily departures from around 9:00 a.m., until just after 11:00 p.m. Flixbus operates approximately 8 direct buses per day, with a journey time of approximately 3:45 h.

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Milan to Zurich Bus Cost

Average prices for buses from Milan to Zurich when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

€19

1 Day in Advance

€19

1 Week in Advance

€19

2 Weeks in Advance

€19

1 Month in Advance

€19

3 Months in Advance

€19

Milan to Zurich Buses: General Information


Buses traveling from Milan to Zurich are usually cheaper than taking a flight or the train, taking at least 3:45 h to arrive Zurich.


  • autobus All Milan to Zurich buses are run by Flixbus or Baltour.
  • autobus All buses are direct, depart from Milan's Autostazione Lampugnano and arrive at Zürich's Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai.
  • autobus The Milan to Zurich bus trip takes approximately 3 hours and 45 minutes to arrive in Zurich.
  • autobus Most travelers book their Milan to Zurich bus ticket 1 day in advance of the travel date.

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Buses from Milan to Zurich
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FAQs
Is cross-border travel by bus between Milan, Italy and Zurich, Switzerland allowed?

Travel between Milan, Italy and Zurich, Switzerland by bus is: Partially open.

Can I enter Switzerland from Italy?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Milan?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before boarding for all arrivals by air
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Health declaration required
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

All travelers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 9/13/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus between Milan and Zurich as this information can change.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Milan, Italy from Zurich, Switzerland?

Return travel from Switzerland to Italy is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Milan from Zurich?

Entry into Italy is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Italy from Zurich?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Milan, Italy?

The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 9/17/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your bus to Milan from Zurich.

How much do cheap bus tickets from Milan to Zurich cost?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest bus from Milan to Zurich for the next 7 days starting from $25 (€20)  one way.
What is the price of a bus ticket from Milan to Zurich?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $33 (€27)  for a bus ticket to Zurich from Milan.
How far is Milan to Zurich by bus?
The Milan to Zurich bus distance is approximately 135 miles (217 km).
How long is the bus from Milan to Zurich?
While the time it takes to travel 135 miles (217 km) to Zurich from Milan can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Milan to Zurich bus journey time is on average 4 h 35 min.
When traveling by bus from Milan to Zurich, which bus station in Milan do I depart from and which bus station in Zurich do I arrive in?

When taking the bus between Milan and Zurich, you can choose to depart from bus stations like Milan, Stazione Centrale, Milan, MILANO - P. Zza Laghi usc. Autostrada new svinc and Milan, Largo Tazio Nuvolari (Romolo). Your journey can end in bus stations such as Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai, Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai and Zurich, Main Station.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Milano Centrale   and arrive in Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai.

Where do I find the Milan bus station to Zurich? Where is the Zurich bus station?

You can find the most popular departure bus station for this route, Milano Centrale, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center of Milan. The most popular arrival bus station in Zurich, called Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai, is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from its city center.

Which bus providers can take me from Milan to Zurich?
For the best Milan to Zurich bus to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Flixbus, Marino Autolinee, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland, Baltour, RegioJet, Infobus or STUDENT AGENCY k. S. However, it's always good to check all possible bus providers with services between Milan and Zurich to compare what amenities they may offer.
When does the first bus depart from Milan to Zurich? When does the last bus depart from Milan to Zurich?
You can take the first bus from Milan to Zurich at 5: 05 AM. The last bus from Milan to Zurich that you can take departs at 11: 00 PM. Omio shows you the latest bus from Milan to Zurich schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
When should I book the Milan to Zurich bus for the best deals on tickets?
If you purchase the Milan to Zurich bus within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $33 (€27). However, booking your bus ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for buses from Milan to Zurich. Look out for bus tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.
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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Milan
Milano - Terminal Bus di Lampugnano
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines M1<br>Bus lines 68