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Zurich to Bellinzona by train

The journey from Zurich to Bellinzona by train is 84.16 mi and takes 2 hr 53 min. There are 67 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:08 AM and the last at 11:57 PM. It is possible to travel from Zurich to Bellinzona by train for as little as $32.64 or as much as $130.90. The best price for this journey is $32.64.

Lowest Price$32.64
Journey Duration2 hr 53 min
Connection per Day67
Lowest Price$32.64
Highest Price$130.90
First Departure12:08 AM
Last Departure11:57 PM
Distance84.16 mi
DepartureZurich
ArrivalBellinzona
CarriersSchweizerische Bundesbahnen, FlixBus

Zurich to Bellinzona Train Times

Departure date
Saturday, Jul 13, 2024

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Zurich to Bellinzona?

The prices for train tickets from Zurich to Bellinzona vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest train tickets from Zurich to Bellinzona will cost $32.64. The average train ticket price is approximately $61.00. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.
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When you're traveling from Zurich to Bellinzona, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $61.00. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

How much time will it take to go from Zurich to Bellinzona by train?

The average journey time is 2 hr 53 min. This is how long it takes to cross the 84.16 mi from Zurich to Bellinzona. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Zurich to Bellinzona to take longer than 2 hr 53 min. The journey between Zurich and Bellinzona by train usually takes 2 hr 53 min to cover a distance of 84.16 mi. The shortest journey from Zurich to Bellinzona will take you 1 hr 37 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Bellinzona quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

Which stations can I use on the Zurich to Bellinzona route?

You can depart from Zurich at stations such as Zurich Altstetten,Zürich Stadelhofen, Bahnhof,Zürich Enge, Bahnhof,Zürich HB SZU,Zurich Oerlikon. At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Bellinzona at the following stations: Bellinzona Via Galbisio,Bellinzona, Viale Portone (Service Area Bellinzona),Bellinzona Via Henri Guisan,Pianezzo, Sabbione. Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in Zurich and Bellinzona. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many daily journeys are there from Zurich to Bellinzona?

On average, there are 67 daily departures from Zurich to Bellinzona. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include , and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 51 departures from Zurich which travel directly to Bellinzona. There are 16 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Zurich to Bellinzona. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Zurich to Bellinzona
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Zurich to Bellinzona.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Zurich to Bellinzona, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Zurich to Bellinzona.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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The cheapest Zurich - Bellinzona train tickets can be found for as low as $30.35 if you’re lucky, or $39.90 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $55.85.

Find the best day to travel to Bellinzona by train

When travelling to Bellinzona by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

FlixBus, a long-distance bus company, operates in both Europe and the United States. Founded in 2013, it has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Europe, connecting over 2,500 destinations in 30 countries. Originating in Germany, FlixBus has expanded quickly to neighboring countries including France, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Croatia, while also offering regular services to Norway, Spain, and England. With affordable fares and comfortable amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard toilets, FlixBus provides a convenient and enjoyable travel experience.

Services on board FlixBus and SBB from Zurich to Bellinzona
Compare services on board when travelling from Zurich to Bellinzona by train.
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Zurich to Bellinzona CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
9.48kg
Bus
10.16kg
Flight
27.09kg
Car
21.67kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Zurich to Bellinzona by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Zurich and Bellinzona are 9.48kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Zurich and Bellinzona? By taking the train between Zurich and Bellinzona you will save 17.61kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.68kg compared to a bus and 12.19kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Zurich to Bellinzona?
A train ticket from Zurich to Bellinzona is $61.00. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $32.64.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Zurich to Bellinzona?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Zurich to Bellinzona is $32.64. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Zurich and Bellinzona by train?
Zurich to Bellinzona is 84.16 mi.
How long does the train between Zurich and Bellinzona take?
Zurich to Bellinzona is on average 2 hr 53 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 37 min.
Which companies operate from Zurich to Bellinzona?
The train journey from Zurich to Bellinzona is covered by 2 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Schweizerische Bundesbahnen, FlixBus and SBB.
How many train connections per day go from Zurich to Bellinzona?
Zurich to Bellinzona has 67 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Zurich to Bellinzona leave?
The earliest train from Zurich to Bellinzona departs at 12:08 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Zurich to Bellinzona depart?
The latest train from Zurich to Bellinzona departs at 11:57 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Zurich to Bellinzona in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $32.64 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Zurich to Bellinzona?
There are on average 51 direct connection(s) from Zurich to go to Bellinzona.
What's the fastest journey time between Zurich to Bellinzona by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Zurich and Bellinzona is 1 hr 37 min.
Is there a direct train from Zurich to Bellinzona?
Yes, there is a direct train between Zurich and Bellinzona.
What are the CO2 emissions for Zurich to Bellinzona by train?
The train journey from Zurich to Bellinzona creates 9.48kg of CO2 emissions.

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