How to travel from Siena to Zurich

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Travel Information between Siena and Zurich

distanceDistance309 miles (499 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$37 - $285
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $37 (€35) • 9 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $285 (€269) • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAir France or Trenitalia

Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 309 miles (499 km) between Siena and Zurich. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $37 (€35). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Air France or Trenitalia among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Siena to Zurich.

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International travel from Siena, Italy to Zurich, Switzerland is: Unrestricted.

Can I enter Switzerland if coming from Italy?

Entry into Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Zurich if traveling from Siena?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Zurich, Switzerland due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Switzerland must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 11/6/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip between Siena and Zurich.

Return travel to Siena, Italy from Switzerland is: Unrestricted.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Italy from Switzerland?

Entry into Italy is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Italy from Switzerland?

Requirements for reentering Italy:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Italy?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Italy to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Recommended

The above information about your return travel to Siena, Italy was last verified on 11/17/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Siena from Zurich.

You can travel between Siena and Zurich 4 different ways: bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Siena to Zurich is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $37 (€35) compared to other travel options to Zurich:

Taking a bus is usually $248 (€234) less than taking a flight to Zurich, which costs on average $285 (€269) for the same trip.

A bus is $43 (€41) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Siena to Zurich costing on average $80 (€76).

The fastest way to get to Zurich from Siena is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 15 min.

Other travel options to Zurich can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 9 h 30 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 8 h 9 min   of travel time.

The Siena to Zurich distance is around 309 miles (499 km).

The average frequency per day from Siena to Zurich is:

  • 1 bus a day.
  • 7 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Zurich from Siena as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

  • Buses mostly depart from Siena, Stazione FS and arrive in Zürich, Sihlquai Bus Terminal (Carparkplatz Sihlquai).
  • Trains mostly depart from Siena and arrive in Zürich HB.

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

  • You can travel to Zurich from Siena by flight with Air France. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $285 (€269) with Air France from Siena to Zurich.
  • You can travel by train from Siena to Zurich with Trenitalia, and you can find Trenitalia Siena to Zurich tickets for $80 (€76) on Omio.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Siena to Zurich often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Paris, Milan or Munich. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Siena and Zurich itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Zurich and any of these top destinations today!

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

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $37 (€35) one way.
  • Plane tickets cost on average $285 (€269) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $80 (€76) one way on average.

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

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