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Train Information between Zurich and Ancona

distanceDistance353 miles (569 km)
durationAverage train duration9 h 45 min
priceAverage train ticket price£54 (€60)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersFrecciabianca, Trenitalia or Frecciarossa

Trains from Zurich to Ancona cover the 353 miles (569 km) long journey taking on average 9 h 45 min with our travel partners like Frecciabianca, Trenitalia or Frecciarossa. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £54, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £45. Travellers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Ancona.

Travel Tips

Trains from Zurich to Ancona
Travel by train to Ancona 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 Zurich to Ancona.
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains to Ancona from Zurich?

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

What is the status of international entry into Italy from Switzerland?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 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 Ancona, Italy?

When travelling in Italy, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 08/12/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Ancona from Zurich before travelling.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Switzerland from Ancona, Italy?

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

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

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

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

What are the entry requirements?

  • 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
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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

Last verified on 29/11/2021. 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 Ancona to Zurich train here.

How much do cheap trains to Ancona from Zurich cost?
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Zurich to Ancona for the next 7 days starting from £45  one way.
What is the average cost of a train from Zurich to Ancona?
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Zurich to Ancona train to cost on average £54  one way.
How far is it from Zurich to Ancona by train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Zurich to Ancona via train to be approximately 353 miles (569 km).
How long is the train journey between Zurich and Ancona?
On average the train from Zurich to Ancona duration is 9 h 45 min  for the 353 miles (569 km) long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
Which train station in Zurich goes to Ancona? Which train station do I come into Ancona from Zurich?

When departing from Zurich, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich, Central Bus Station. When arriving in Ancona, you can end your trip in train stations like Ancona, Stazione Ancona and Ancona Marittima.

Omio customers book a train from Zürich HB   to Ancona   most frequently for this route.

Where is the departure train station in Zurich located? Where is the arrival train station in Ancona located?

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Zürich HB and need to travel around 0.9 miles (1.5 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Ancona most often arrive at Ancona and need to travel around 0.9 miles (1.4 km) from this train station to the city centre.

What train companies offer a service from Zurich to Ancona?
For the route from Zurich to Ancona you can take a train with Frecciabianca, Trenitalia or Frecciarossa. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Zurich and Ancona on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
How many train services are there to Ancona from Zurich a day?
On average, there are 7 trains a day from Zurich to Ancona. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What are the first and last departure train times from Zurich to Ancona?
The earliest train departing from Zurich to Ancona leaves at 06: 33. The last train departing from Zurich to Ancona leaves at 16: 33. You can find the latest Zurich to Ancona train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How early should I purchase Zurich to Ancona train tickets to get the best deals?
If you purchase a train ticket from Zurich to Ancona within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £54 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Zurich to Ancona are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Zürich HB is the most popular Zurich railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Zurich for your journey to Ancona.

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