There are 8 ways to get from Bern to Pisa by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train via Firenze Smn  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Brig 8 / ...
  2. Take the train from Brig to Milano Centrale Ec
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr
  4. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le Rv / ...

$105 - $182

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Bus  •  11 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Bern to Zurich K288
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Pisa N307

$42 - $71

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Train Trenitalia Intercity  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Brig 8 / ...
  2. Take the train from Brig to Milano Centrale Ec
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Pisa Centrale Icn / ...

$99 - $158

Train, bus  •  11 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Visp 8 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Visp to Genova - Stazione Marittima
  3. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe Sotterranea to Pisa C.Le

$108 - $166

Drive  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Bern to Pisa 387.9 miles

$90 - $140

Train to Basel, fly to Pisa  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Pisa (PSA) BSL - PSA

$86 - $421

Train to Zurich, fly to Florence, train  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Florence (FLR) ZRH - FLR
  3. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le

$128 - $452

Train to Geneva, fly to Pisa  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Pisa (PSA) GVA - PSA

$94 - $364

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bern to Pisa is to bus which costs SFr 40 - SFr 70 and takes 11 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bern to Pisa is to train and fly which costs SFr 80 - SFr 410 and takes 4 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bern to Pisa. However, there are services departing from Bern and arriving at Pisa via Zurich. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bern to Pisa. However, there are services departing from Bern and arriving at Pisa C.Le via Brig, Milano Centrale and Firenze Smn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 24 min.

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The distance between Bern and Pisa is 428 km. The road distance is 620.7 km.

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The best way to get from Bern to Pisa without a car is to train which takes 7 h 24 min and costs SFr 100 - SFr 180.

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It takes approximately 7 h 24 min to get from Bern to Pisa, including transfers.

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Bern to Pisa bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Bern station.

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Bern to Pisa train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Bern station.

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The best way to get from Bern to Pisa is to train which takes 7 h 24 min and costs SFr 100 - SFr 180. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 40 - SFr 70 and takes 11 h 45 min.

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Map of how to get from Bern to Pisa.
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  • Distance: 267.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 24 min

What companies run services between Bern, Switzerland and Pisa, Italy?

You can take a train from Bern to Pisa via Brig, Milano Centrale, Firenze S.Maria Novella, and Firenze Smn in around 7 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bern to Pisa via Zurich in around 11 h 45 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Florence via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $500
Flights from Geneva to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $360
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Brig
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Brig to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Visp
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Brig to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Milano Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Train from Genova Piazza Principe Sotterranea to Pisa C.Le
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$22 - $27
Trenitalia Intercity

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 Milano Centrale to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Domo Reisen
Phone
0041 44 828 60 40
Email
info@domo-reisen.ch
Website
domo-reisen.ch
Bus from Visp to Genova - Stazione Marittima
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Schedules at
domo-reisen.ch
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bern to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zurich to Pisa
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Basel Airport to Pisa Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Bern to Pisa bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Pisa station.

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Bern to Pisa train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Pisa C.Le station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bern to Pisa is 621 km. It takes approximately 6 h 35 min to drive from Bern to Pisa.

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easyJet and Lufthansa offer flights from Basel Airport to Pisa Airport.

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Book your Bern to Pisa bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 2682+ hotels available in Pisa. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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