How to get from Rome to Zurich by train, bus or flight.
The best way to travel from Rome to Zurich is by taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||423 miles (683 km)|
|Available travel modes||Flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$168 - $258|
|Cheapest mode||Train • $168 (€145) • 13 h 57 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $258 (€223) • 12 h|
|Popular travel companies||Vueling or Trenitalia|
Travel 423 miles (683 km) by flight or train between Rome and Zurich. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 12 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $168 (€145). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Vueling or Trenitalia among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or train from Rome to Zurich.
You can travel by train, bus or flight for as low as $53 (€45). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.
Trenitalia is the national railway of Italy, providing a comprehensive network of trains across the country including trains from Rome to Zurich. It operates a variety of train types, including high-speed Frecciarossa, Frecciargento, and Frecciabianca, as well as regional and intercity services. Frecciarossa trains are the fastest, reaching speeds of up to 300 km/h, while Frecciargento and Frecciabianca offer a more leisurely journey. Passengers can choose from a range of ticket types, including Economy, Standard, and Business Class. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, Wi-Fi, and a range of food and beverage options. Popular routes include Milan to Rome, Venice to Florence, and Naples to Bari.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost travel companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance travel at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
Air France is France's leading airline offering flights within and outside Europe; you can choose different ticket types for your travel to Zurich from Rome including: Economy Light, Economy Standard, Economy Flex, Premium Economy and Business.
There are 2 travel options from Rome to Zurich: flight or train.
The cheapest way to travel from Rome to Zurich is a train with an average price of $168 (€145).
This is compared to other travel options from Rome to Zurich:
A train is $90 (€78) less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Rome to Zurich costing on average $258 (€223).
The fastest way to get to Zurich from Rome is by flight with an average travel time of 12 h.
Other travel options to Zurich take longer:
Getting to Zurich by train takes 13 h 57 min on average.
Zurich is approximately 423 miles (683 km) away from Rome.
The average frequency per day from Rome to Zurich is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Rome and Zurich as scheduled services by flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Rome to Zurich:
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Yes, there are direct routes from Rome to Zurich with the following travel companies:
Direct services to Zurich tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.
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