Cheap bus tickets from Zurich to Milan

Showing times and prices for Dec 4

Cheapest

$24

Average

$52

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 Zurich to Milan will cost around $ 52 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 24.

Cheapest
08:35AMZürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai4h25 01:00PMMilan
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$241One-way
2nd Cheapest
03:20PMZürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai4h30 07:50PMMilano, Autostazione Lampugnano
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$531One-way
12:15AMZurich1h30 01:45AMMilan
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$781One-way

Bus schedule from Zurich to Milan

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12:15AMZurich1h30 01:45AMMilan
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08:35AMZürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai4h25 01:00PMMilan
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03:20PMZürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai4h30 07:50PMMilano, Autostazione Lampugnano
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Dec 3
$91Trenitalia
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$507Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
Dec 4
$91Trenitalia
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$507Lufthansa Cityline
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Dec 5
$91Trenitalia
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$162Eurowings
Mon
Dec 6
$65Trenitalia
$53Marino Autolinee
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Tue
Dec 7
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$508Lufthansa Cityline
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Dec 8
$65Trenitalia
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$162Eurowings
Thu
Dec 9
$65Trenitalia
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$138Eurowings
Fri
Dec 10
$46Trenitalia
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$508Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
Dec 11
$37Trenitalia
$53Marino Autolinee
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Dec 12
$37Trenitalia
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$162Eurowings
Mon
Dec 13
$37Trenitalia
$49Marino Autolinee
$508Swiss
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Dec 14
$37Trenitalia
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$506tab
Wed
Dec 15
$37Trenitalia
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$138Eurowings
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Dec 16
$37Trenitalia
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$138Eurowings
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Dec 17
$37Trenitalia
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$506tab
Sat
Dec 18
$37Trenitalia
$24STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
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Dec 19
$37Trenitalia
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$186Eurowings
Mon
Dec 20
$37Trenitalia
$59Marino Autolinee
$506Swiss
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Dec 21
$37Trenitalia
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$507tab
Wed
Dec 22
$46Trenitalia
$78Alsa
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Thu
Dec 23
$46Trenitalia
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$507tab

Bus times from Zurich to Milan

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Fastest Journey

1 h 30 m

Average

3 h 28 m

Buses per day

3

Distance

217 km

Of the 3 buses that leave Zurich for Milan 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 28 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 1 h 30 m .

The slowest buses will take 4 h 30 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.

Fastest
12:15AMZurich1h30 01:45AMMilan
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$781One-way
2nd Fastest
08:35AMZürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai4h25 01:00PMMilan
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$241One-way
03:20PMZürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai4h30 07:50PMMilano, Autostazione Lampugnano
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$531One-way

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Bus Information between Zurich and Milan

distanceDistance135 miles (217 km)
durationAverage bus duration4 h 25 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$58 (€48)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesFlixbus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland, Marino Autolinee, RegioJet or STUDENT AGENCY k. S.

Buses from Zurich to Milan cover the 135 miles (217 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 25 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland, Marino Autolinee, RegioJet or STUDENT AGENCY k. S. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $24 (€20), but the average price of bus tickets is $58 (€48). Travelers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Milan, Stazione Centrale.

Bus companies

Student Agency and FlixBus buses from Zurich to Milan

You can travel by bus between Zurich and Milan with Student Agency and FlixBus for as low as $24 (€20). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

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RegioJet is the leading bus company in the Czech Republic. Choose from the following ticket fare options for your next bus between Zurich and Milan: Low Cost, Standard, Fun & Relax, Relax and Business.

Looking to travel by bus between Zurich and Milan? Omio can help you find that perfect journey with Student Agency. Check Omio to see current Student Agency bus schedules, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the Zurich to Milan bus and book Student Agency tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a bus from Zurich to Milan, you can expect to travel 135 miles (217 km) one-way with Student Agency. If you search for buses between Zurich and Milan in the Omio app, you can check if the Student Agency ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the bus station. Whether you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest bus with Student Agency, we do the work for you to get you safely to Milan from Zurich. Book that perfect Zurich to Milan bus now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with Student Agency!

    Buses from Zurich to Milan

    Buses in Europe are an affordable way to travel between cities, with a number of companies offering a variety of domestic and international routes. There are around ten buses from Zurich to Milan departing every day, from about 7:00 a.m. until just after 8:00 p.m. The route is operated by Flixbus and Baltour with a journey time of approximately 4 hours.

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    Zurich to Milan Bus Cost

    Average prices for buses from Zurich to Milan 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

    Zurich to Milan Buses: General Information


    While taking a bus is slower than both the bus and train it is significantly cheaper and can take as little as 3:45 h to arrive in Milan.


    • autobus Most Zurich to Milan buses are run by either Flixbus or Baltour.
    • autobus Most buses are direct, depart from Zurich's Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai and arrive at Milan's Autostazione Lampugnano.
    • autobus Journey Time: Traveling from Zurich to Milan by bus takes as little as 3 hours and 45 minutes.
    • autobus Most travelers book their Zurich to Milan bus ticket 1 day in advance of the travel date.

    Taking the Bus from Zurich

    Buses from Zurich to Milan depart from the main bus station, located adjacent to Zurich Hauptbahnhof. Both are in the city center and served by buses, as well as suburban and regional trains. Zurich's extensive transport network also has trams, cable cars, and water ferries, with all networks fully integrated by fare and timetable. The city has a weekend night bus service, while taxis are also located at the bus station.

    Getting into Milan by Bus

    Milan is known for the La Scala Opera House and as a venue for a famous and international fashion week. In Milan the modern world sits comfortably alongside the past, with the Gothic Duomo Cathedral and the Santa Maria alle Grazie Basilica, home to Leonardo da Vinci's Last Supper, being popular attractions for visitors. Buses from Zurich to Milan arrive at Lampugnano bus station, which has frequent links to the city center by metro and bus. Milan's transport network is extensive and includes one of the largest tram systems in the world, as well as buses and rapid transit trains. Many bus routes run until 2:00 a.m., while taxis are also located at Lampugnano bus station.

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    FAQs
    What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my bus from Zurich to Milan?

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

    Can I enter Italy from Switzerland?

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

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

    Conditions of entry:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 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?

    All travelers in Italy must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

    The information above was last checked on 12/3/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus to Milan from Zurich as this information can change.

    What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by bus to Zurich, Switzerland from Milan, Italy?

    The restriction level for your return bus to Zurich, Switzerland from Milan is: Partially open.

    Is my return bus into Zurich from Milan restricted?

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

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

    Conditions of reentry:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
    • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
    • Health declaration required
    • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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

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

    • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask required: Mandatory

    Last checked on 11/29/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Zurich from Milan closer to your date of departure here here.

    How much do cheap bus tickets from Zurich to Milan cost?
    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Zurich to Milan buses for as little as $24 (€20)  in the next 7 days.
    How much is the bus from Zurich to Milan on average?
    In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $58 (€48)  for a bus ticket between Zurich and Milan.
    How far is Milan from Zurich by bus?
    The Zurich to Milan bus distance is approximately 135 miles (217 km).
    How long is a bus from Zurich to Milan on average?
    The bus time from Zurich to Milan is on average 4 h 25 min  for the 135 miles (217 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Milan from Zurich by bus can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
    What bus station in Zurich goes to Milan? What bus station do I come into Milan from Zurich?

    When taking a bus from Zurich, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai, Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai and Zurich, Main Station. When you arrive in Milan, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Milan, Stazione Centrale, Milan, MILANO - P. Zza Laghi usc. Autostrada new svinc and Milan, Largo Tazio Nuvolari (Romolo).

    Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Zürich HB   to Milan, Stazione Centrale.

    Where is the Zurich bus station located? Where is the Milan bus station located?

    The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this journey, called Zürich HB, is located 0.9 miles (1.5 km) from the city center of Zurich.

    The most popular arrival bus station, Milan, Stazione Centrale, is located 1.9 miles (3 km) away from the city center of Milan.

    Which bus companies can get me from Zurich to Milan?
    For the route from Zurich to Milan you can take a bus with Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland, Marino Autolinee, RegioJet or STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Be sure to check out all possible bus companies that offer services from Zurich to Milan on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    What time is the earliest bus from Zurich to Milan? What time is the last bus from Zurich to Milan?
    The earliest bus departing from Zurich to Milan leaves at 7: 35 AM. The last bus departing from Zurich to Milan leaves at 11: 15 PM. You can find the latest Zurich to Milan bus schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
    How early should I purchase Zurich to Milan bus tickets to get the best deals?
    If you buy the Zurich to Milan bus within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $58 (€48). However, booking your bus ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for buses to Milan from Zurich. Look out for bus tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.