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Journey timeFrom 6h 26m
Price€53.90 - €109.18
Distance351km (218 miles)
Departure stationSestri Levante
Arrival stationZurich Hb
Changes1 change
Train and bus operatorsSBB CFF FFS,

Sestri Levante to Zurich Hb train times

Check out the next trains departing from Sestri Levante to Zurich Hb for martes 3º mar. 2020. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
11:24 18:28 7h 04m, 2 changes
11:24 18:50 7h 26m, 1 change
11:32 18:50 7h 18m, 2 changes
13:22 20:25 7h 03m, 3 changes
13:22 20:28 7h 06m, 2 changes
13:22 20:50 7h 28m, 1 change
15:23 21:50 6h 27m, 1 change
15:32 22:50 7h 18m, 2 changes
15:46 22:50 7h 04m, 3 changes
19:24 07:50 12h 26m, 3 changes

Trenitalia, Intercity, Thello and SBB trains from Sestri Levante to Zurich Hb

You can travel from Sestri Levante to Zurich Hb on Trenitalia, Intercity, Thello and SBB trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

Trenitalia is the national railway company of Italy, with a fleet including high-speed trains (Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca), Intercity and Intercity night trains and regional trains. Trenitalia offers discounts and special promotions on selected routes, two types of discounted tickets for young people under 30 and people over 60.

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Trenitalia's Intercity trains run on standard lines outside the high-speed network, offering more than 90 trains a day that guarantee long and medium distance connections, ensuring wide coverage of the rail network. All Intercity trains are modern and comfortable with plenty of seats, retractable tables, power sockets, air conditioning, courtesy lights and plenty of luggage space. Intercity Night trains allow you to travel overnight in cabins with beds, berths or seating.

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Thello, part of the Trenitalia Group, is an international railway service that connects France and Italy. Thello trains provide direct connections between Paris and Venice via Dijon, and Marseille and Milan via Nice. Trains between Paris and Venice are night/sleeper trains with three service levels. Choose either Standard shared berth compartments (4-6 berth), a standard bed cabin (1-3 people) which includes a welcome drink, breakfast, bed furnishings and a toiletry set, or treat yourself to a premium cabin (1-2 people) which feature a private bathroom with sink, shower and WC. Trains between Marseille and Milan offer Standard Class seating, as well as First Class, which has wider reclining seats for extra comfort.

The Swiss rail network is operated by SBB. SBB train ticket prices are based on travel and not on the type of trains. You will find available return tickets (standard price, one way or round trip), Multiple journey tickets (for six individual trips on a pre-determined itinerary) and the City-Ticket (including a one-day transportation pass from the city of departure or arrival).

Cheap train tickets from Sestri Levante to Zurich Hb

Train tickets from Sestri Levante to Zurich Hb start at €53.90 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around €105.56.
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Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Sestri Levante to Zurich Hb by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guide to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Sestri Levante to Zurich Hb? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Sestri Levante to Zurich Hb take?

The average journey time by train between Sestri Levante and Zurich Hb is 9 hours and 13 minutes, with around 20 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Sestri Levante and Zurich Hb by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Sestri Levante to Zurich Hb is 6 hours and 26 minutes.

How much does the train from Sestri Levante to Zurich Hb cost?

Train tickets from Sestri Levante to Zurich Hb can start from as little as €53.90 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Sestri Levante to Zurich Hb?

No, there are no direct train services from Sestri Levante to Zurich Hb. Travelling from Sestri Levante to Zurich Hb by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from Sestri Levante to Zurich Hb leave?

The first train from Sestri Levante to Zurich Hb leaves at 05:40. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Sestri Levante to Zurich Hb leave?

The last train from Sestri Levante to Zurich Hb leaves at 20:35. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Sestri Levante and Zurich Hb by train?

Trains travelling from Sestri Levante to Zurich Hb cover a distance of around 351km during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Zurich Hb to Sestri Levante.
Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Sestri Levante to Zurich Hb for a typical week day using timetable data for 03/03/2020. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 17/04/2019 for travel on 20/04/2019 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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