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Zurich to Bolzano by train

  • First train
    06:09
  • Last train
    00:33
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    6hr 47m
  • Distance
    236 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    10
  • Avg. journey time
    12hr 17m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Zurich to Bolzano by train

Fast trains from Zurich to Bolzano take around 6 hours and 47 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 236 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Zurich and Bolzano.

1. Are there direct trains from Zurich to Bolzano?

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

We usually find around 12 departures on the route from Zurich to Bolzano every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 14 departures.

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

The Zurich to Bolzano train travel time is normally about 6 hours and 47 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Bolzano is usually scheduled to depart Zurich around 06:09 and the last train is around 00:33. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Zurich around 06:09, and the last at 23:09.

When to book Zurich to Bolzano train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 and a half 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 Zurich to Bolzano by train.

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Which train companies operate between Zurich and Bolzano?

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

  • CityNightLine
  • Euro City
  • Euro Night
  • EuroCity
  • EuroNight
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Eurocités
  • Frecciargento
  • Frecciarossa
  • Intercités
  • Night Jet
  • Nightjet
  • Railjet
  • Railjet Express
  • Railjet Xpress
  • Regionale
  • Regionale Veloce
  • Thello

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

Bolzano to Zurich by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

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.