Rome to Zurich train

Cheap train tickets from Rome to Zurich

Showing times and prices for Oct 01

Cheapest

132

Average

157

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.

Cheapest
07:18AMRome Tiburtina13h09 08:27PMZürich HB
2 transfers
1321One-way
2nd Cheapest
10:35PMRome Termini13h52 12:27PMZürich HB
2 transfers
1331One-way
11:00PMRome Termini13h27 12:27PMZürich HB
2 transfers
1351One-way
10:22AMRome Termini12h05 10:27PMZürich HB
2 transfers
1411One-way
12:11AMRome Ostiense12h16 12:27PMZürich HB
2 transfers
1441One-way

Train schedule from Rome to Zurich

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, October 1
12:11AMRome Ostiense12h16 12:27PMZürich HB
2 transfers
07:18AMRome Tiburtina13h09 08:27PMZürich HB
2 transfers
07:20AMRome Termini7h07 02:27PMZürich HB
1 transfer
09:25AMRome Termini7h02 04:27PMZürich HB
1 transfer
10:22AMRome Termini12h05 10:27PMZürich HB
2 transfers
11:10AMRome Termini7h17 06:27PMZürich HB
1 transfer
12:10PMRome Termini7h17 07:27PMZürich HB
1 transfer
12:40PMRome Tiburtina10h47 11:27PMZürich HB
1 transfer
01:10PMRome Termini7h17 08:27PMZürich HB
1 transfer
03:20PMRome Termini7h07 10:27PMZürich HB
1 transfer
03:25PMRome Termini8h02 11:27PMZürich HB
1 transfer
10:35PMRome Termini13h52 12:27PMZürich HB
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11:00PMRome Termini13h27 12:27PMZürich HB
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Fastest train times from Rome to Zurich

Showing times and prices for Oct 01

Fastest Journey

7 h 2 m

Average

9 h 45 m

Trains per day

13

Distance

683 km

It's difficult to get from Rome to Zurich without transferring at least once.

Fastest
09:25AMRome Termini7h02 04:27PMZürich HB
1 transfer
1711One-way
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07:20AMRome Termini7h07 02:27PMZürich HB
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1711One-way
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03:20PMRome Termini7h07 10:27PMZürich HB
1 transfer
1711One-way
12:10PMRome Termini7h17 07:27PMZürich HB
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1711One-way
01:10PMRome Termini7h17 08:27PMZürich HB
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Overview: Train from Rome to Zurich

distanceDistance423 miles (683 km)
durationAverage train duration12 h 5 min
priceAverage train ticket price$124 (€119)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesFrecciarossa, Trenitalia or ItaloTreno

Trains from Rome to Zurich cover the 423 miles (683 km) long route taking on average 12 h 5 min with our travel partners like Frecciarossa, Trenitalia or ItaloTreno. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $99 (€95), but the average price of train tickets is $124 (€119). Travelers depart most frequently from Roma Termini and arrive in Zürich HB.

Train providers: Frecciarossa, Trenitalia and Italo from Rome to Zurich trains

Travel to Zurich from Rome from $99 (€95) with Omio’s train partners Frecciarossa, Trenitalia and Italo! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

Trenitalia
Italo
Frecciarossa

Find the perfect train between Rome and Zurich with Trenitalia. Trenitalia offers different ticket types to fit anyone’s budget, such as the Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria tickets. You can also apply Trenitalia discount cards on Omio at the time of purchase. The distance from Rome to Zurich by train is 423 miles (683 km) and the cheapest price for a one-way ticket is $99 (€95). Check out Trenitalia’s train schedule between Rome and Zurich, compare the best prices for the journey and book your cheap train ticket on Omio today!

Trenitalia is the main provider of train services in Italy, with a huge fleet of trains offering different levels of comfort, amenities and speed at which they travel. The company's flagship trains are the high-speed Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca. Trenitalia also operates trains such as the Eurocity (EC), Euronotte (EN), InterCity (IC), InterCitynotte (ICN), as well as the Regionale Veloce (RV), Regionale (R), Suburbano (S) and Metropolitano (M). Bathrooms and WiFi access are standard on long-distance train routes. In most cases, the trains also provide barrier-free access.

  • Average Price: $99

Italo is a brand of high-speed trains from the Italian train company Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori (NTV) offering regular services to popular cities around Italy, such as Rome, Naples, Florence and Milan. Among its fleet of trains are the Italo AGV 575, the premier high-speed service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), and the Italo EVO, an eco-friendly train that can reach speeds up to 150 mph (250 km/h). You can choose from the following Italo ticket types when purchasing tickets to Zurich from Rome: Low Cost, Economy, and Flex. Italo offers four different class options: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Standard services in all Italo trains include bathrooms, free WiFi, power outlets, reclining leather seats, footrests, snack machines and Italo Live (free onboard entertainment featuring a selection of films, music and games). While some amenities may differ based on the class option booked, each train car is modernly equipped with a high level of comfort.

Italo from Rome to Zurich train information:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 51 min
  • Italo frequency: 8 a day

Looking for a smooth and easy way to travel from Rome to Zurich? Book your Trenitalia Frecciarossa train between Rome and Zurich with Omio today! Trenitalia is Italy’s national train company that offers a wide variety of connections throughout the country, including the Rome to Zurich journey. Omio shows you current Frecciarossa schedules and tickets to cover the 423 miles (683 km) distance. You can choose from fares like Super Economy, Economy, and Base for the best deals on this journey. Trenitalia discount cards can also be applied when purchasing your Frecciarossa ticket on Omio.

All Frecciarossa classes provide free WiFi access, power outlets, air conditioning, bathrooms, luggage storage, onboard entertainment, and restaurant and bar services to passengers. Frecciarossa covers long distances and connects major cities in Italy in just a few hours thanks to its high speed. These trains are renowned for their comfort, speed and reduced environmental impact and can reach speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh). Frecciarossa offers all travelers ultimate comfort, flexibility and convenience, and you can book Frecciarossa tickets with us in a few steps!

    Trains from Rome to Zurich

    Rome is the capital of Italy. It has a rich history and is one of the largest cities in the entire world. Rome has a population of 2.87 million people and is considered a cultural hub of Italy. Zurich is the capital of Switzerland, one of its biggest cities, and has a population of 402,000 people. There are only about 3 trains per day between Rome and Zurich as many people prefer to fly this length. This means there are only about 20 trains per week. You will not find a train every 1h so you will have to warp your timeline to fit the trains that are available to you. You will not be able to choose a direct train as there is not one available, so your only options are between a train with one transfer or a train with two transfers. The distance between Rome and Zurich is 530 miles (853 km).

    Rome to Zurich Train Time: Daily Departures

    There are not many trains to choose from between these two cities, being an international train journey as well as most people preferring air travel over train travel. On some days, you will have that there is only one option, but on others, you can find up to 4 options. Depending on the day, the train can be offered in the morning, in the afternoon, or at night.

    How long is the journey by train from Rome to Zurich?

    The length of journey for this train will depend on how many transfers you have, how many stops the train is having, as well as extraneous circumstances like the weather. There are only a few options available when it comes to trains from Rome to Zurich, and the average time it will take is about 10h 15min.

    What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Rome to Zurich?

    Departure train station: Rome is one of the largest cities in the world, and not surprisingly, also has one of the largest railway stations in the world. The Rome railway station is called Rome Termini or Stazione Termini. It gets its name from the ancient Baths of Diocletian which is across the street from the entrance. The reach Stazione Termini, you can take Public Bus 105, 490, 590, 64, 90, and 910. There is also Train FL4, FL5, and RV that you have the option of taking, as well. Stazione Termini is a very large railway station and has many amenities that you can use. Of those amenities, they will have public restrooms, free Wi-Fi and food stalls to purchase refreshments.

    Arrival train stations: Zurich is the capital and the largest city in Switzerland. It has one of the largest railway stations in Italy as Zurich is in the center of many of the nations in Europe. The station is called Zurich Hauptbahnhof or Zurich HB, for short. It offers the same amenities as other large railway station, which are public restrooms, Wi-Fi and refreshments.

    Which train companies travel from Rome to Zurich?

    To travel from Rto Zurich, you must use Trenitalia. It is one of the largest travel companies in Europe and especially Italy. It started in the early 2000s as a highspeed rail company and has since grown to encompass all of the demand in Italy’s ground travel industry. The company you choose for this journey will determine which train you decide to take, the number of transfers you will have and the number of stops you will have, as well. It will also determine the price, which is important.

    Trenitalia trains from Rome to Zurich

    With Trenitalia, you will be offered the very best. They meet the demands of their passengers and they offer similar amenities as all of their competitors. When traveling from R to Zurich, you will notice that most of the trains offered are offered by Trenitalia. This is the case and this is why you will need to stop at least once for a transfer. You can transfer at Milano Rogoredo, Pisa Centrale, or Milano Centrale. The average time for this journey is 10h 15min and will vary based on the train that you choose to take.

     

    Trains Rome to Zurich: Services on Board

    All the trains from Rome to Zurich will offer top-of-the-line services onboard their train. Some of these services are a recliner chair that turns into a sleeper on overnight journeys. You will also have an outlet in your chair so that you may charge your electronics. Furthermore, you will be offered Wi-Fi onboard this train where you can browse the web or chat with your friends. As for luggage, you can take two pieces of large luggage as well as one carry-on. This means that you will not have access to your large luggage while onboard the train and it would be prudent to keep the necessary belongings that you would always need on the train with you. You may be able to bring a small companion on board, about the size of a small dog or cat, but it must be kept in its pet carrier at all times. If you have a disability, then the company will be happy to accommodate, as well. Please let the train company know beforehand that you plan to book a train and they will send an employee to assist you with your every need.

    How to find cheap train tickets from Rome to Zurich?

    The best way to find cheap tickets from Rome to Zurich is to book your ticket early. The earlier you book it, the less demand that exists for the train, so you will be able to beat the crowd and get it. There are also two types of tickets which are Economy and Base. Economy is cheaper than Base but does not give you the option to have a refund. Base does this, so it is important to know that you definitely will not need a refund, then you can save money with the Economy type. Another way to save is not to book a high-class seat. There are type class options which are Standard and Premium. The difference between the two is negligible since you will be offered the basic necessities in both of these classes. If you would like to forego Premium and go with Standard then you may save some capital there. Finally, trains that have transfers are usually more economical than those that are direct, so this is another way that you may be able to save some money.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Rome to Zurich

    Travel by train to Zurich easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Rome to Zurich.
    FAQs

    Travel by train between Rome, Italy and Zurich, Switzerland is: Unrestricted.

    Is international entry into Zurich from Rome restricted?

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

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

    Entry Requirements:

    • There are no current restrictions

    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:

    • Physical distance required: metre (s) ( feet)
    • Face mask required: Regional advice

    The above information was last checked on 9/26/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Rome and Zurich closer to your date of departure here

    The restriction level for your return train to Rome, Italy from Zurich is: Unrestricted.

    Is my return train into Rome from Zurich restricted?

    International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

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

    Conditions of reentry:

    • There are no current restrictions

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

    The government of Italy 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 9/26/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Rome from Zurich closer to your date of departure here here.

    Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Rome to Zurich to cost as little as $99 (€95)  in the next 7 days.
    If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Rome to Zurich train to cost on average $124 (€119)  one way.
    The train distance from Rome to Zurich is around 423 miles (683 km).
    While the time it takes to travel 423 miles (683 km) between Rome and Zurich can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Rome to Zurich train journey time is on average 12 h 5 min.

    There are a few train stations in Rome to start your trip from including Roma Termini, Roma Tiburtina and Roma Ostiense. In Zurich you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich Oerlikon.

    Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Roma Termini   and arrive in Zürich HB.

    The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Roma Termini, is located 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from the city center of Rome.

    The most popular arrival train station, Zürich HB, is located 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from the city center of Zurich.

    Take the Rome to Zurich train with Frecciarossa, Trenitalia or ItaloTreno. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route to Zurich from Rome as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    On average, there are 3 trains a day from Rome to Zurich. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    The first Rome to Zurich train departs at 5: 18 AM   and the last train from Rome to Zurich leaves at 10: 17 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Rome to Zurich on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
    If you buy the Rome to Zurich train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $124 (€119). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Zurich from Rome. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Rome
    Zurich
    Roma Termini is the most popular Rome railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Rome for your trip to Zurich.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +39 064745421
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 06: 30 - 22: 00
    Public transit options for Roma Termini
    Metro lines: A (red), B (blue)
    Bus lines: 5, H, 38, 40 Express, 50 Express, 64, 66, 70, 75, 82, 90 Express, 92, 105, 150F, 223, 310, 590, 714, 910, C2, C3
    Tram lines: 5, 14
    Train lines: Italo, FR, FA, FB, IC, ICN, EN, CNL, R, Leonardo Express
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +39 892021
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 06: 35 - 20: 20
    Public transit options for Roma Tiburtina
    Metro lines: LB
    Bus lines: 62, 71, 111, 111F, 120F, 135, 163, 168, 211, 309, 409, n409, n041, C2, C3, Airport Shuttle
    Train lines: FR, FA, IC, REG, FL1, FL2, FL3

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