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There are 5 ways to get from Albenga to Alba by bus, train or car

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Bus via Savona

  1. Take the bus from Savona - Piazza Del Popolo to Alba - Autostazione

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Train

  1. Take the train from Albenga to Carmagnola
  2. Take the train from Carmagnola to Alba

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Albenga Piazza del Popolo to Savona - Via Gramsci
  2. Take the bus from Savona - Piazza Del Popolo to Alba - Autostazione

Train via Savona

  1. Take the train from Savona to Carmagnola
  2. Take the train from Carmagnola to Alba

Drive

  1. Drive from Albenga to Alba

Albenga to Alba by train

The train journey time between Albenga and Alba is around 7h 19m and covers a distance of around 194 km. This includes an average layover time of around 3h 55m. The fastest train normally takes 4h 19m. Services are operated by Trenitalia. Typically 10 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
3h 24m
Layover time:
3h 55m
Total time:
7h 19m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
4h 19m
Train distance:
194 km
Trains per week:
10
Cheapest price:
€14
Carbon emissions:
10 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
16:34
Last train departs at:
20:38

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Albenga to Alba train schedules

Albenga → Alba
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted
  • Health pass is required for long-distance travel by plane, train or coach, as well as in some public venues

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Alba is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Alba is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Alba is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

Last updated: 17 Sep 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Albenga to Alba is to drive which costs €20 - €29 and takes 1h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Albenga to Alba is to drive which costs €20 - €29 and takes 1h 46m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Albenga to Alba. However, there are services departing from Albenga Piazza del Popolo and arriving at Alba - Autostazione via Savona - Piazza Del Popolo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 21m.

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No, there is no direct train from Albenga to Alba. However, there are services departing from Albenga and arriving at Alba via Carmagnola. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 12m.

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The distance between Albenga and Alba is 74 km. The road distance is 155.7 km.

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The best way to get from Albenga to Alba without a car is to bus via Savona which takes 4h 1m and costs .

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It takes approximately 4h 1m to get from Albenga to Alba, including transfers.

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Albenga to Alba bus services, operated by Grouppo Stat, depart from Albenga Piazza del Popolo station.

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Albenga to Alba train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Albenga station.

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The best way to get from Albenga to Alba is to bus via Savona which takes 4h 1m and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs €13 - €29 and takes 4h 12m.

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Map of how to get from Albenga to Alba.
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  • Distance: 73.7 km
  • Duration: 4h 1m

What companies run services between Albenga, Italy and Alba, Piemonte, Italy?

AUTOLINEE GIORS S.r.l. operates a bus from Savona - Piazza Del Popolo to Alba - Autostazione twice a week, and the journey takes 2h 10m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Albenga to Alba via Carmagnola in around 4h 12m.

Train operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Albenga to Carmagnola
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€10 - €22
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€19 - €22
Train from Carmagnola to Alba
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3 - €7
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€6 - €7
Train from Savona to Carmagnola
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €17
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€15 - €17
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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Bus operators
AUTOLINEE GIORS S.r.l.
Phone
+39 0173 290047
Email
info@giorsbus.com
Website
giorsbus.com
Bus from Savona - Piazza Del Popolo to Alba - Autostazione
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
AUTOLINEE GIORS S.r.l.
Grouppo Stat
Phone
+39 0142 781660
Email
statcasale@statcasale.com
Website
gruppostat.com
Bus from Albenga Piazza del Popolo to Savona - Via Gramsci
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€6 - €13
Website
Grouppo Stat

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Albenga to Alba bus services, operated by AUTOLINEE GIORS S.r.l., arrive at Alba - Autostazione station.

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Albenga to Alba train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Alba station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Albenga to Alba is 156 km. It takes approximately 1h 46m to drive from Albenga to Alba.

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