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Milan to Zurich Train Tickets E‑TICKET

Milan to Zurich Train Tickets

Take a little tour of beautiful Switzerland by traveling from Milan to Zurich by train during your next Italian vacation adventure! Just book your Trenitalia Italy-Switzerland e-ticket then climb aboard an ultra-quick, ultra-comfortable Eurocity high-speed train, operated by Trenitalia in conjunction with Swiss Federal Railways. These powerful, highly-efficient commuters can reach a top speed of 200km/h, transferring you to Zurich’s city center in only 3 hours and 26 minutes’ time. Choose from Standard and First Class seating and help yourself to the many convenient services at your disposal along the way!

A prominent global metropolis for banking and commerce, Zurich is considered the wealthiest city in all of Europe. Also ranked as one of the top 10 most liveable cities around the globe, Zurich is home to a number of historic churches, intriguing museums and beautiful walking parks. Be sure to visit the Lindenhof castle site in the old town as well as the Grossmünster cathedral and Foundation E.G. Bührle Collection art gallery during your stay.

Purchase your Trenitalia Italy-Switzerland ‘E-Ticket and Reservation’ right here. Simply print it out at home upon email delivery and present it at the station. Get set to travel from Milan to Zurich by train, seat reservation included!

Journey details

Frequency
Trains depart every 2 hours (every hour during peak times) with 8 direct-route departures daily

Travel time
3 hours and 26 minutes direct

Train stations
Milan Centrale and Zuerich Hauptbahnhof (Hb)

Train features
Trenitalia Eurocity high speed trains, reaching a maximum speed of 200km/h

Trenitalia Italy-Switzerland E-ticket fares

  • Trenitalia Italy-Switzerland E-TICKET AND RESERVATION:
    Reservation included.
  • Trenitalia Italy-Switzerland E-TICKET AND RESERVATION mini:
    Reservation included. Subject to limited availability, you can buy mini tickets at the first price level (the lowest) up until 21 days before the booked train's departure. The offer cannot be added on to other reductions in price for any reason (including those for children or groups).
  • Trenitalia Italy-Switzerland E-TICKET AND RESERVATION Smart:
    Reservation included. Subject to limited availability, you can buy the Smart tickets up until 14 days before the booked train's departure. The offer cannot be added on to other reductions in price for any reason (including those for children or groups).
  • Trenitalia Italy-Switzerland E-TICKET AND RESERVATION Smart2:
    Reservation included. Subject to limited availability, you can buy the Smart tickets up until 7 days before the booked train's departure. The offer cannot be added on to other reductions in price for any reason (including those for children or groups).

Trenitalia Italy-Switzerland E-ticket classes

  • Standard Class
    • Quality comfortable seats
    • Access to the dining car and bistro (available on most routes)
    • At-seat food and drink trolley service
  • First Class
    • Spacious, premium-quality seats for added comfort and legroom
    • Access to the dining car and bistro (available on most routes)
    • “Quiet Zone” seating
    • Designated mobile phone areas
    • Complimentary refreshments and daily newspaper
    • Courtesy lighting at each seat
    • Power outlet access

Trenitalia Italy-Switzerland E-ticket discounts

  • Child Discount
    Children between 6 and 16 years of age receive a discount on the adult fare. Children under 6 years old who do not occupy a seat travel for free.
  • Group Discount
    Groups of 6 to 49 people receive a group discount of up to 20% on the adult fare.

Services aboard Eurocity trains

  • Air-conditioned coaches
  • Open-concept or private compartment seating (up to 8 passengers)
  • Comfortable, ergonomic seats
  • Mobile mini-bar catering, offering snacks and drinks at your seat
  • Overhead and below-seat hand luggage storage compartments
  • Designated storage areas for larger items of luggage
  • Wheelchair-accessible seats and facilities
  • Non-smoking coaches

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Seat reservations
Your Trenitalia Italy-Switzerland e-ticket includes travel in a specific seat.

E-ticket purchase conditions and delivery
Basic Trenitalia Italy-Switzerland E-TICKET AND RESERVATION tickets may be cancelled before departure, with a 20% penalty up to 1 day before departure. No refunds on or after the departure date. All other ticket fare types (mini, Smart and Smart2) are non-refundable and not entitled to changes.

Receive your e-ticket as a PDF document, which you can print off at home or show to Trenitalia staff on your smartphone or tablet display and is valid for travel from Milan to Zurich by train.

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