How to get from Zermatt to Florence

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Travel Information to Florence from Zermatt

distanceDistance231 miles (372 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or train
priceTicket price range£19 - £62
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £19 • 8 h 27 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £62 • 3 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSwiss or Intercity Notte

Take a flight or train to travel 231 miles (372 km) between Zermatt and Florence. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 25 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £19. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Swiss or Intercity Notte among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Zermatt to Florence.

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Travel from Zermatt, Switzerland to Florence, Italy is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Florence from Zermatt restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Florence, Italy from Zermatt?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 result is required for quarantine release
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Florence, Italy?

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

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

The above information was last verified on 19/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Florence from Zermatt closer to your planned date of departure here.

The current restriction level for returning to Zermatt, Switzerland from Italy is: Fully open.

Am I allowed to reenter Zermatt, Switzerland from Florence, Italy?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Zermatt from Florence?

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

Which rules do I need to follow in Zermatt, Switzerland regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Switzerland must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 09/05/2022. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Zermatt from Florence here.

You can travel from Zermatt to Florence 2 different ways: flight or train.

Train services offer the cheapest way to get from Zermatt to Florence. Tickets for a train cost on average £19.

This is compared to other travel options to Florence:

A train is generally £43 less than a flight for the same route. A flight costs on average £62 from Zermatt to Florence.

The fastest way from Zermatt to Florence is by flight with an average journey time of 3 h 25 min.

Other travel options between Zermatt and Florence can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Florence by train can take on average 8 h 27 min.

The distance between Zermatt and Florence is around 231 miles (372 km).

The average frequency per day from Zermatt to Florence is:

  • 5 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Zermatt and Florence 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 when travelling from Zermatt to Florence:

  • Most travellers who purchase a train ticket from Zermatt to Florence depart from Zermatt, Bahnhof to Firenze Santa Maria Novella.

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

  • Swiss can take you to Florence by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Swiss from Zermatt to Florence for £62.
  • Travel with Intercity Notte to go to Florence by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Intercity Notte Zermatt to Florence tickets on Omio for £19.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Zermatt to Florence often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Rome, Milan or Venice. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Zermatt and Florence itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Florence and any of these top destinations today!

Before travelling from Zermatt to Florence, 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 £62 one way for this trip.
  • The price of a train ticket is £19 one way on average for this route.

But we recommend booking Zermatt to Florence 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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