Venice to Zurich by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Venice to Zurich by train
Fast trains from Venice to Zurich take around 5 hours and 48 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 361 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Venice and Zurich.
1. Are there direct trains from Venice to Zurich?
Journeys between Venice and Zurich usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 42 departures on the route from Venice 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 38 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Venice to Zurich?
The Venice to Zurich train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 48 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Venice to Zurich train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Zurich is usually scheduled to depart Venice around 05:37 and the last train is around 00:26.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Venice around 05:40, and the last at 00:26.
What's the Venice to Zurich train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Venice to Zurich are $41.35.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $76 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $81. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Venice to Zurich train tickets?
Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 6 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 Venice to Zurich by train.
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Which train companies operate between Venice and Zurich?
More than one train company operates on the route from Venice to Zurich, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Eurocity (EC)
- Frecciarossa 1000
- Night Jet
- Railjet Xpress
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Zurich to Venice by train