How to get from Rome to Zurich

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from Rome to Zurich

You can get from Rome to Zurich by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation
flight

To get from Rome to Zurich on 05 Jul we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:35Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport1h35 10:10Zurich Airport
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£1611One-way
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22:55Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina12h30 11:25Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai
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£691One-way
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16:05Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport1h35 17:40Zurich Airport
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£1851One-way
09:25Rome Termini7h02 16:27Zürich HB
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£1541One-way
13:10Rome Termini7h17 20:27Zürich HB
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£1541One-way

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Travel Information between Rome and Zurich

distanceDistance423 miles (683 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£91 - £406
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £91 • 12 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £406 • 1 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAustrian Airlines, Marino Autolinee or Trenitalia

Travel 423 miles (683 km) by flight, coach or train to Zurich from Rome. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £91. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Austrian Airlines, Marino Autolinee or Trenitalia among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or train from Rome to Zurich.

Travel Tips: Travel from Rome to Zurich

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 Rome to Zurich.
FAQs

International travel from Rome, Italy to Zurich, Switzerland is: Fully open.

Can I enter Switzerland if coming from Italy?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Zurich if travelling from Rome?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

All travellers 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 02/07/2022; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey to Zurich from Rome.

The restriction level for your return to Rome, Italy from Switzerland is: Fully open.

Is my journey back to Rome from Zurich restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Rome from Zurich?

Conditions of reentry into Italy:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Rome, Italy?

You should observe these safety measures in Italy as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Italy was last checked on 01/07/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Rome from Zurich closer to your date of departure here.

There are 3 ways to get from Rome to Zurich: flight, coach or train.

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Rome to Zurich. Tickets for a coach cost on average £91.

This is compared to other travel options to Zurich:

A coach is about £315 less than a flight, which costs on average £406 for this route.

A coach is about £33 less than a train, which costs on average £124 for this trip.

The fastest way to get to Zurich from Rome is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 30 min.

There are alternative travel options to Zurich that can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by coach can take 12 h 30 min   on average.

In comparison, going by train can take 7 h 7 min   on average.

The distance between Rome and Zurich is around 423 miles (683 km).

The average frequency per day from Rome to Zurich is:

  • 10 trains a day.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Rome to Zurich:

  • Flights from Rome to Zurich most often leave from Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport and arrive in Zurich Airport.
  • Coaches from Rome to Zurich most often leave from Rome, Termini and arrive in Zürich, Sihlquai Bus Terminal (Carparkplatz Sihlquai).
  • Trains mostly depart from Roma Termini and arrive in Zürich HB.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Rome to Zurich, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Austrian Airlines for flights to Zurich. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Austrian Airlines Rome to Zurich tickets on Omio for £406.
  • Marino Autolinee can take you to Zurich by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for Marino Autolinee from Rome to Zurich for £91.
  • Travel with Trenitalia to go to Zurich by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Trenitalia Rome to Zurich tickets on Omio for £124.

Yes, there are direct routes from Rome to Zurich with the following travel companies:

  • You can find direct flights per day to take to Zurich with ITA or Swiss.
  • You can find 10 direct trains per day to Zurich with.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Zurich tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase tickets for this journey.

Many of our customers travelling from Rome to Zurich don't make Zurich their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Paris, Milan or Munich, either of which you could add to your Rome and Zurich trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Zurich to any of these top destinations today!

Before travelling from Rome to Zurich, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a plane ticket is on average £406 one way for this trip.
  • The price of a coach ticket is £91 one way on average for this journey.
  • The price of a train ticket for this journey is £124 one way on average.

But we recommend booking Rome to Zurich tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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