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from Zurich to Modena

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Travel Information between Zurich and Modena

distanceDistance219 miles (353 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or train
priceTicket price range£62 - £109
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £62 • 7 h 48 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £109 • 4 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSwiss or Trenitalia

Take a flight or train to travel 219 miles (353 km) between Zurich and Modena. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £62. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Swiss or Trenitalia among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Zurich to Modena.

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Travel from Zurich to Modena
Travel to Modena 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 Modena.
Am I allowed to travel from Zurich, Switzerland to Modena, Italy?

Travel from Zurich, Switzerland to Modena, Italy is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Modena from Zurich 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 Modena, Italy from Zurich?

Entry Requirements:

  • 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 COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Modena, 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 04/12/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Zurich to Modena closer to your planned date of departure here.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Zurich, Switzerland from Modena, 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:

  • 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 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 29/11/2021. 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 Modena.

How do I travel between Zurich and Modena?

There are 2 ways that you can travel from Zurich to Modena. You can take a flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Zurich to Modena?

A train service offers the cheapest way to travel from Zurich to Modena, which costs on average £62.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Modena:

A train is generally £48 less than a flight for the same route. A flight costs on average £109 from Zurich to Modena.

What is the quickest way from Zurich to Modena?

The fastest way from Zurich to Modena is by flight with an average journey time of 4 h 40 min.

Other travel options to Modena from Zurich can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 7 h 48 min.

What is the distance from Zurich to Modena?

The distance between Zurich and Modena is around 219 miles (353 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Zurich to Modena is:

  • Around 5 trains per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Zurich and in Modena?

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

  • Trains most often depart from Zurich at Zürich HB and arrive in Modena at Modena.
Which travel operators can get me from Zurich to Modena?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Zurich to Modena:

  • You can travel by plane from Zurich to Modena with Swiss, and you can find Swiss Zurich to Modena tickets for £109 on Omio.
  • You can go to Modena from Zurich by train with Trenitalia. You'll see cheap train tickets for £62 with Trenitalia from Zurich to Modena on Omio.
Where should I go next after I travel from Zurich to Modena?
Omio customers who travel from Zurich to Modena often also extend their holiday to go to Bologna, Rome or Milan. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Modena and these popular destinations at a great price.
How early should I book tickets to Modena from Zurich online for the best deals?

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

  • The price of a plane ticket is £109 one way on average for this trip.
  • The price of a train ticket is £62 one way on average for this journey.

But we recommend booking Zurich to Modena 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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