How to travel from Chiasso to Zurich

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Travel Information to Zurich from Chiasso

distanceDistance108 miles (174 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$15 - $41
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $15 (€13) • 6 h 44 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $41 (€36) • 2 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesTrenitalia

Travel 108 miles (174 km) by bus or train between Chiasso and Zurich. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $15 (€13). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Trenitalia among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Chiasso to Zurich.

Travel Tips: Travel from Chiasso to Zurich

Travel Tips: Travel 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 Chiasso to Zurich.

There are 2 ways that you can travel to Zurich from Chiasso. You can take a bus or train.

The cheapest way to get from Chiasso to Zurich is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $15 (€13) compared to other travel options to Zurich:

A bus is $26 (€23) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Chiasso to Zurich costing on average $41 (€36).

The quickest way to travel to Zurich from Chiasso is by train, which takes on average 2 h 35 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 6 h 44 min.

You should expect to travel around 108 miles (174 km) between Chiasso and Zurich.

The average frequency per day from Chiasso to Zurich is:

  • 1 bus per day.
  • Around 22 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Chiasso and Zurich as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Chiasso to Zurich:

  • Buses from Chiasso to Zurich most often leave from Chiasso and arrive in Zürich, Sihlquai Bus Terminal (Carparkplatz Sihlquai).
  • Trains mostly leave from Chiasso, al Sasso and tend to arrive in Zürich HB.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Chiasso to Zurich:

  • You can go to Zurich from Chiasso by train with Trenitalia. You'll see cheap train tickets for $41 (€36) with Trenitalia from Chiasso to Zurich on Omio.

Yes, there are direct services available from Chiasso to Zurich with the following travel companies:

  • You can take a direct bus with BlaBlaCar with 1 direct bus per day.
  • You can take a direct train with Trenitalia with 11 direct trains per day.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Zurich as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Chiasso and Zurich.

Your trip from Chiasso to Zurich doesn't have to end in Zurich. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Milan or Munich. If you’d like to add Paris, Milan or Munich to your Chiasso to Zurich tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Zurich today!

When planning your trip from Chiasso to Zurich, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost $15 (€13) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost $41 (€36) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Chiasso to Zurich online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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