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Train  •  11h 26m

  1. Take the train from Bayeux to Paris St Lazare Ter
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Alba Re

€149 - €226

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Bus  •  17h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Caen to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine 722 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris to Turin
  3. Take the bus from Fermata 161 - NIZZA to Fermata 17659 - ALBA

€53 - €82

8 alternative options

Drive  •  10h 37m

  1. Drive from Bayeux to Alba 1085.2 km

€130 - €200

Fly Caen to Lyon, train  •  10h 20m

  1. Fly from Caen (CFR) to Lyon (LYS) CFR - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv to Torino Porta Susa
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Alba

€158 - €315

Train to Paris CDG, fly to Turin, train  •  9h 40m

  1. Take the train from Bayeux to Paris St Lazare
  2. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Turin (TRN) CDG - TRN
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Alba

€120 - €306

Fly Caen to Marseille, drive  •  8h 34m

  1. Fly from Caen (CFR) to Marseille (MRS) CFR - MRS
  2. Drive from Marseille to Alba

€128 - €364

Fly Caen to Nice, bus, train  •  11h 8m

  1. Fly from Caen (CFR) to Nice (NCE) CFR - NCE
  2. Take the bus from Nice Airport to Savona
  3. Take the train from Savona to Carmagnola

€109 - €426

Train to Rennes, fly to Nice, bus, train  •  13h 37m

  1. Take the train from Bayeux to Pontchaillou
  2. Fly from Rennes (RNS) to Nice (NCE) RNS - NCE
  3. Take the bus from Nice Airport to Savona
  4. Take the train from Savona to Carmagnola

€124 - €349

Train to Paris Orly, fly to Nice, bus, train  •  12h 55m

  1. Take the train from Bayeux to Paris St Lazare
  2. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Nice (NCE) ORY - NCE
  3. Take the bus from Nice Airport to Savona
  4. Take the train from Savona to Carmagnola

€102 - €276

Train to Paris CDG, fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  11h 51m

  1. Take the train from Bayeux to Paris St Lazare
  2. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) CDG - MXP
  3. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale Station to Torino Porta Susa
  5. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Alba

€106 - €314

Bayeux to Alba by train and subway

The journey time between Bayeux and Alba is around 17h 54m and covers a distance of around 1067 km. The fastest journey normally takes 10h 18m. Services are operated by SNCF, Paris Metro, TGV inOui and others. Typically 13 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
17h 54m
Fastest journey time:
10h 18m
Journey distance:
1067 km
Services per week:
13
Cheapest price:
€149
Carbon emissions:
56 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:35
Last service departs at:
21:36

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bayeux to Alba train and subway schedules

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International entry into Italy from France

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Italy, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Australia, Canada, Cyprus, Israel, Japan, Monaco, New Zealand, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican

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Conditions of entry into Italy from France

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
This applies to arrivals from Australia, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, Rwanda, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand and United States
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and United Kingdom
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
This applies to arrivals from United Kingdom
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area, Canada, Japan and United States
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of San Marino and Vatican

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Rules to follow in Italy

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Considerations leaving from France

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Italy from France.

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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

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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.

No, but conditions apply when returning to France from Italy.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 29 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bayeux to Alba is to bus which costs €50 - €85 and takes 17h 35m.

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The fastest way to get from Bayeux to Alba is to fly and drive. Taking this option will cost €120 - €370 and takes 8h 34m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bayeux to Alba. However, there are services departing from Bayeux and arriving at Alba via Saint-Lazare, Paris Gare De Lyon and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 26m.

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The distance between Bayeux and Alba is 835 km. The road distance is 1085.2 km.

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The best way to get from Bayeux to Alba without a car is to train which takes 11h 26m and costs €140 - €230.

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It takes approximately 11h 26m to get from Bayeux to Alba, including transfers.

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Bayeux to Alba train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Bayeux station.

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The best way to get from Bayeux to Alba is to train which takes 11h 26m and costs €140 - €230. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €50 - €85 and takes 17h 35m.

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The quickest flight from Caen Airport to Lyon Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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

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Map of how to get from Bayeux to Alba.
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  • Distance: 834.8 km
  • Duration: 11h 26m

What companies run services between Bayeux, Normandy, France and Alba, Piemonte, Italy?

You can take a train from Bayeux to Alba via Paris St Lazare, Saint-Lazare, Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare De Lyon, and Torino Porta Susa in around 11h 26m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bayeux to Alba via Caen, Caen, Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine, Paris, Turin, Fermata 2603 - STAZIONE LINGOTTO, and Fermata 161 - NIZZA in around 17h 35m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Caen to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €350
Flights from Paris CDG to Turin
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €260
Flights from Caen to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€130 - €410
Flights from Caen to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€140 - €550
Flights from Caen to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €550
Flights from Rennes to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €360
Flights from Rennes to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €360
Flights from Rennes to Nice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €360
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €290
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €350
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Rennes to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €300
Flights from Rennes to Nice via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€75 - €300
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €260
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €220
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Caen to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€80 - €330
Flights from Caen to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €350
Flights from Caen to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€100 - €420
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €430
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €360
Train operators
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Bayeux to Paris St Lazare
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €65
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€30 - €50
Rail 1st Class
€40 - €65
Train from Bayeux to Pontchaillou
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€29 - €60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€29 - €45
Rail 1st Class
€40 - €60
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€110 - €150
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€110 - €130
1st Class
€120 - €150
Train from Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€55 - €65
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€55 - €65
1st Class
€55 - €65
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 Torino Porta Susa to Alba
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €11
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€9 - €11
Train from Savona to Carmagnola
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €17
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€15 - €17
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
Trenord
Malpensa Express
Phone
02 72 49 49 49
Website
malpensaexpress.it
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Malpensa Express
2nd Class
€11 - €16
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€14 - €45
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€16 - €23
Smart Low Cost
€14 - €20
Smart Flex
€30 - €45
Bus operators
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Caen to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€11 - €14
Website
Blablabus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Caen to Paris
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€13 - €17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris to Turin
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€35 - €45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Nice Airport to Savona
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Bayeux to Alba is 1085 km. It takes approximately 10h 37m to drive from Bayeux to Alba.

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Volotea and Air France offer flights from Caen Airport to Lyon Airport.

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