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from Zurich to Rome

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

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To get from Zurich to Rome on 22 Jan we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

11:05Zurich Airport1h25 12:30Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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£951One-way
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15:20Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai13h25 04:45Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
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£811One-way
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10:30Zurich Airport4h30 15:00Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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£1581One-way
06:45Zurich Airport4h50 11:35Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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£1581One-way
18:30Zurich Airport4h55 23:25Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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£1581One-way

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22 Jan
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23 Jan
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24 Jan
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25 Jan
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26 Jan
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27 Jan
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28 Jan
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29 Jan
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30 Jan
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31 Jan
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1 Feb
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2 Feb
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3 Feb
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4 Feb
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5 Feb
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6 Feb
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7 Feb
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8 Feb
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Travel Information from Zurich to Rome

distanceDistance423 miles (683 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£55 - £88
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £55 • 7 h 1 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £58 • 1 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesITA, Marino Autolinee or Trenitalia

Travel 423 miles (683 km) by flight, coach or train from Zurich to Rome. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 25 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £55. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are ITA, Marino Autolinee or Trenitalia among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Zurich to Rome.

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FAQs

What are the international travel restrictions for Italy due to COVID-19 if I’m travelling from Zurich to Rome?

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

Can I enter Italy if coming from Switzerland?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 48 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What measures do I need to follow in Rome, Italy due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Italy must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 21/01/2022; 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 between Zurich and Rome.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Zurich, Switzerland from Rome, Italy?

Return travel to Zurich, Switzerland from Italy is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Switzerland from Italy?

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

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

Requirements for reentering Switzerland:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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

All travellers must abide by the following measures in Switzerland to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

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

The above information about your return travel to Zurich, Switzerland was last verified on 20/01/2022. 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 Zurich from Rome.

How do you get from Zurich to Rome?

There are 3 travel options from Zurich to Rome: flight, coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to go to Rome from Zurich?

The cheapest way from Zurich to Rome is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around £55 compared to other travel options to Rome:

A train is £3 less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Zurich to Rome costing on average £58.

A train is generally £33 less than a coach for the same journey. A coach costs on average £88 from Zurich to Rome.

What is the fastest way to Rome from Zurich?

The quickest way to travel to Rome from Zurich is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 25 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 13 h 25 min   of travel time.

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 7 h 1 min.

How many miles are between Zurich and Rome

The distance from Zurich to Rome is approximately 423 miles (683 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Zurich to Rome?

The average frequency per day from Zurich to Rome is:

  • 7 trains per day.

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

When going from Zurich to Rome, where do I depart from Zurich and where do I arrive in Rome?

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

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

Which travel companies can take me from Zurich to Rome?

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

  • Travel with ITA to go to Rome by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find ITA Zurich to Rome tickets on Omio for £58.
  • Marino Autolinee can take you to Rome by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for Marino Autolinee from Zurich to Rome for £88.
  • Travel with Trenitalia to go to Rome by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Trenitalia Zurich to Rome tickets on Omio for £55.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Rome from Zurich?

Omio customers who travel from Zurich to Rome often also extend their holiday to go to Milan, Florence or Paris. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Rome and these popular destinations at a great price.

How far in advance should I buy tickets from Zurich to Rome online to get the best deals?

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

  • The price of a plane ticket is on average £58 one way for this journey.
  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £88 one way for this route.
  • The price of a train ticket for this journey is £55 one way on average.

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