Piacenza to Zurich by train

  • First train
    05:51
  • Last train
    23:17
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 27m
  • Distance
    274 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    9
  • Avg. journey time
    8hr 22m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Piacenza to Zurich by train

Fast trains from Piacenza to Zurich take around 4 hours and 27 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 274 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Piacenza and Zurich.

1. Are there direct trains from Piacenza to Zurich?

Journeys between Piacenza and Zurich usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 10 departures on the route from Piacenza to Zurich every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 9 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Piacenza to Zurich?

The Piacenza to Zurich train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 27 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Piacenza to Zurich train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Zurich is usually scheduled to depart Piacenza around 05:51 and the last train is around 23:17. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Piacenza to Zurich train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 4 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Piacenza to Zurich by train.

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Which train companies operate between Piacenza and Zurich?

More than one train company operates on the route from Piacenza to Zurich, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • EuroCity
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Frecciabianca
  • IC Notte
  • InterCity
  • Intercités
  • Regionale
  • Regionale Veloce

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

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Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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