The cheapest trains from Rome to Zurich

Showing times and prices for 22 Sep

Cheapest

£119

Average

£137

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 Rome to Zurich will cost around £ 137 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 119.

Cheapest
23:27Rome Tiburtina13h00 12:27Zürich HB
2 changes
£1191One-way
2nd Cheapest
12:40Rome Tiburtina10h47 23:27Zürich HB
1 changes
£1231One-way
22:35Rome Termini13h52 12:27Zürich HB
2 changes
£1291One-way
00:17Rome Ostiense12h10 12:27Zürich HB
2 changes
£1291One-way
09:57Rome Termini12h30 22:27Zürich HB
2 changes
£1351One-way

Timetable Rome to Zurich

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wed, 22 Sep
00:17Rome Ostiense12h10 12:27Zürich HB
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09:57Rome Termini12h30 22:27Zürich HB
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11:10Rome Termini7h17 18:27Zürich HB
0 changes
12:40Rome Tiburtina10h47 23:27Zürich HB
0 changes
15:20Rome Termini7h07 22:27Zürich HB
0 changes
16:25Rome Termini7h02 23:27Zürich HB
0 changes
22:35Rome Termini13h52 12:27Zürich HB
0 changes
23:27Rome Tiburtina13h00 12:27Zürich HB
0 changes

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Tue
21 Sep
£119Trenitalia
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£217Lufthansa
Wed
22 Sep
£119Trenitalia
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£176Swiss
Thu
23 Sep
£119Trenitalia
£92Marino Autolinee
£144Swiss
Fri
24 Sep
£119Trenitalia
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£118Swiss
Sat
25 Sep
£90Trenitalia
£92Marino Autolinee
£92Swiss
Sun
26 Sep
£119Trenitalia
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£222Lufthansa
Mon
27 Sep
£76Trenitalia
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£92Swiss
Tue
28 Sep
£69Trenitalia
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£92Alitalia Cityliner
Wed
29 Sep
£67Trenitalia
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£73Alitalia Cityliner
Thu
30 Sep
£74Trenitalia
£76Marino Autolinee
£73Alitalia Cityliner
Fri
1 Oct
£75Trenitalia
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£39Swiss
Sat
2 Oct
£74Trenitalia
£92Marino Autolinee
£39Swiss
Sun
3 Oct
£75Trenitalia
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£84Alitalia Cityliner
Mon
4 Oct
£69Trenitalia
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£66Alitalia Cityliner
Tue
5 Oct
£60Trenitalia
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£39Swiss
Wed
6 Oct
£60Trenitalia
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£39Alitalia Cityliner
Thu
7 Oct
£61Trenitalia
£76Marino Autolinee
£39Alitalia
Fri
8 Oct
£70Trenitalia
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£39Swiss
Sat
9 Oct
£71Trenitalia
£89Marino Autolinee
£46Alitalia
Sun
10 Oct
£74Trenitalia
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£84Alitalia
Mon
11 Oct
£67Trenitalia
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£39Swiss

The fastest trains from Rome to Zurich

Showing times and prices for 22 Sep

Fastest Journey

7 h 2 m

Average

10 h 28 m

Trains per day

8

Distance

683 km

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

Fastest
16:25Rome Termini7h02 23:27Zürich HB
1 changes
£1531One-way
2nd Fastest
15:20Rome Termini7h07 22:27Zürich HB
1 changes
£1531One-way
11:10Rome Termini7h17 18:27Zürich HB
1 changes
£1531One-way
12:40Rome Tiburtina10h47 23:27Zürich HB
1 changes
£1231One-way
00:17Rome Ostiense12h10 12:27Zürich HB
2 changes
£1291One-way

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Train Information from Rome to Zurich

distanceDistance423 miles (683 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 2 min
priceAverage train ticket price£109 (€121)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersFrecciarossa or Trenitalia

Trains from Rome to Zurich cover the 423 miles (683 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 2 min with our travel partners like Frecciarossa or Trenitalia. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £76, but the average price of train tickets is £109. Travellers depart most frequently from Roma Termini and arrive in Zürich HB.

Trenitalia
Frecciarossa

Trenitalia is not only Italy's national railway company but also the country's largest train operator. Trenitalia’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca trains as well as intercity, regional and sleeper trains. Toilets and WiFi access are standard on long-distance train routes. In most cases, the trains also provide barrier-free access. Trenitalia offers different tickets, which vary in price and flexibility: Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria. You can even use Trenitalia discount cards on Omio. Make sure to look out for the latest offers from Trenitalia on Omio to score special deals!

For the 423 miles (683 km) long route from Rome to Zurich, you can book Trenitalia train tickets starting as low as £76 one-way on Omio quickly and easily. Check out the current Trenitalia timetable and book a cheap train between Rome and Zurich in just a few steps. On Omio you can find all the information you need for the Rome to Zurich trip, such as departure and arrival times, stops, train stations, journey times and savings on your train trip.

Operator ticket policies for COVID

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Refund or voucher policy
  • In the case of Trenitalia cancellations, the customer will be contacted directly. If the customer does not intend to travel, they can still obtain a full refund by submitting a cancellation request (relevant special conditions might apply) by filling in a request form for an electronic credit here: https://reclami-e-suggerimenti.trenitalia.com/rimborsi/en/Anagrafica.aspx
  • Alternatively, the customer can request a refund for the payment method they used at the time of purchase by contacting a Trenitalia ticket office and presenting the communication received. Find the refund request form for regional trains here: https://www.trenitalia.com/content/dam/tcom/allegati/trenitalia/in_regione/Modulo_Indennit%C3%A0_Rimborsi_Coronavirus_posta_mail.pdf.
  • For further information and cancellation procedures go to the Trenitalia website: https://www.trenitalia.com/en/info_contacts/refund-for-journey-cancellation.html Or in Italian here: https://www.trenitalia.com/it/informazioni/rimborso-per-rinuncia-al-viaggio-febbraio-2020.html

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
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train between Rome and Zurich?

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

Can I enter Switzerland from Italy?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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

All travellers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 20/09/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Rome and Zurich as this information can change.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Rome, Italy from Zurich, Switzerland?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Zurich to Rome is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Italy from Switzerland?

Reentry to Italy is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

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

What are the entry requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 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 Rome, Italy?

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

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

Last verified on 20/09/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Zurich to Rome train here.

How much do cheap trains between Rome and Zurich cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train to Zurich from Rome for as little as £76  in the next 7 days.
How much does the train from Rome to Zurich cost on average?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket between Rome and Zurich is £109  one way.
What is the distance to Zurich from Rome via train?
The distance from Rome to Zurich by train is approximately 423 miles (683 km).
How long does it take from Rome to Zurich by train?
On average the train from Rome to Zurich duration is 7 h 2 min  for the 423 miles (683 km) long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Rome and arrival train station in Zurich?

Some of the Rome train stations to Zurich you can start your journey from include Roma Termini, Roma Tiburtina and Roma Ostiense. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Zurich include Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich, Central Bus Station.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Roma Termini   and arriving in Zürich HB.

Where is the train station in Rome? Where is the train station in Zurich?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Roma Termini and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Zürich HB and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city centre in Zurich.

Which train providers can get me from Rome to Zurich?
For the best Rome to Zurich train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Frecciarossa or Trenitalia. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Rome to Zurich to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many train services per day are there from Rome to Zurich?
The average number of trains departing Rome for Zurich is 10 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When can I take the first train from Rome to Zurich? When can I take the last train for the day?
The first train from Rome to Zurich leaves at 08: 07   and the last train for this leaves at 22: 11. Omio shows you the latest train from Rome to Zurich times to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
When should I book Rome Zurich train tickets to score the best deals?
If you purchase Rome to Zurich train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £109. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Rome to Zurich. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Rome
Zurich
Roma Ostiense
Amenities
Roma Termini
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Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
Roma Tiburtina
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