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There are 11 ways to get from Biel/Bienne to Casarano by train, plane, bus, night train or car

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Train to Basel, fly to Brindisi, bus

  1. Take the train from Biel/Bienne to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Brindisi (BDS)
  3. Take the bus from Lecce to Casarano

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Train to Milan Malpensa, fly to Brindisi, bus

  1. Take the train from Bern to Gallarate
  2. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Brindisi (BDS)
  3. Take the bus from Lecce to Casarano

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Train to Geneva, fly to Brindisi, bus

  1. Take the train from Biel/Bienne to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Brindisi (BDS)
  3. Take the bus from Lecce to Casarano

Train to Basel, fly to Bari, train, bus

  1. Take the train from Biel/Bienne to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Bari (BRI)
  3. Take the train from Bari Centrale to Lecce
  4. Take the bus from Lecce to Casarano

Train to Milan Linate, fly to Brindisi, bus

  1. Take the train from Bern to Milano Centrale
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Brindisi (BDS)
  3. Take the bus from Lecce to Casarano

Train, train to Turin, fly to Brindisi, bus

  1. Take the train from Bern to Milano Centrale
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Torino Porta Susa
  3. Fly from Turin (TRN) to Brindisi (BDS)
  4. Take the bus from Lecce to Casarano

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Bern to Milano Centrale
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Lecce
  3. Take the bus from Lecce to Casarano

Bus via Lecce

  1. Take the bus from Solothurn Niklaus-Konrad-Strasse to Milan Lampugnano
  2. Take the bus from Milan to Lecce
  3. Take the bus from Lecce to Casarano

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Solothurn Niklaus-Konrad-Strasse to Milan Lampugnano
  2. Take the bus from Milan Lampugnano to Maglie Piazzale Megapark

Train, night train, bus

  1. Take the train from Bern to Milano Centrale
  2. Take the night train from Milano Centrale to Lecce
  3. Take the bus from Lecce to Casarano

Drive

  1. Drive from Biel/Bienne to Casarano

Biel/Bienne to Casarano by train and bus

The journey time between Biel/Bienne and Casarano is around 16h 38m and covers a distance of around 1351 km. This includes an average layover time of around 3h. Services are operated by BLS AG, Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), Trenitalia Frecce and others. Typically two services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

2 Weekly Services
16h 38m Average Duration
€143 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Biel/Bienne to Casarano is to bus via Lecce which costs SFr 95 - SFr 180 and takes 23h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Biel/Bienne to Casarano is to train and fly and bus which costs SFr 85 - SFr 500 and takes 8h 57m.

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The distance between Biel/Bienne and Casarano is 1182 km. The road distance is 1421.7 km.

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The best way to get from Biel/Bienne to Casarano without a car is to train and bus which takes 16h 38m and costs SFr 140 - SFr 370.

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It takes approximately 8h 57m to get from Biel/Bienne to Casarano, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Basel Airport to Brindisi Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Biel/Bienne to Casarano is 1422 km. It takes approximately 13h 49m to drive from Biel/Bienne to Casarano.

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easyJet, Lufthansa and Air Dolomiti offer flights from Basel Airport to Brindisi Airport.

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There are 729+ hotels available in Casarano. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Biel/Bienne to Casarano.
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  • Distance: 1181.7 km
  • Duration: 8h 57m

What companies run services between Biel/Bienne, Switzerland and Casarano, Italy?

You can take a bus from Biel/Bienne to Casarano via Solothurn, Solothurn Niklaus-Konrad-Strasse, Milan, Lecce - City Terminal, Lecce - Camera di Commercio/Stazione, and Lecce in around 23h 34m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €1200
Flights from Geneva to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €200
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€27 - €120
Flights from Basel to Bari
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€45 - €190
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €150
Flights from Milan Linate to Brindisi via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €150
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Brindisi via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€360 - €1000
Flights from Geneva to Brindisi via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€390 - €1100
Flights from Basel to Bari via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€210 - €430
Flights from Turin to Brindisi via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€350 - €1000
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Friday
Estimated price
€85 - €290
Flights from Geneva to Brindisi via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€85 - €290
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Brindisi via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€220 - €550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€3 - €110
Flights from Turin to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€30 - €220
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€9 - €100
Flights from Basel to Bari
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€14 - €120
Flights from Milan Linate to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€25 - €220
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €90
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Turin to Brindisi via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€350 - €1000
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Biel/Bienne to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€27 - €50
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Biel/Bienne to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€45 - €85
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bern to Gallarate
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€65 - €130
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bern to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€80 - €150
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bari Centrale to Lecce
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€14 - €55
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€14 - €20
Base Standard
€30 - €45
Base Premium
€35 - €55
Train from Milano Centrale to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€14 - €55
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€14 - €19
Base Standard
€30 - €40
Base Premium
€35 - €55
Train from Milano Centrale to Lecce
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€65 - €190
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€65 - €95
Base Standard
€110 - €160
Base Premium
€130 - €190
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 Bari Centrale to Lecce
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10 - €21
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€19 - €21
Train from Milano Centrale to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€9 - €20
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€18 - €20
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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Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bari Centrale to Lecce
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€10 - €15
Train from Milano Centrale to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€10 - €14
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€10 - €14
Train from Milano Centrale to Lecce
Ave. Duration
12h 1m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€55 - €85
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€55 - €85
Trenitalia Intercity Night

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
800 90 60 60
Website
trenitalia.com
Night train from Milano Centrale to Lecce
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€80 - €120
Website
Trenitalia ICN
Schedules at
Trenitalia
Schedules at
Bahn DB
Bus operators
Ferrovie del Sud Est e Servizi Automobilistici
Phone
080 5462111
Email
fsudest@fseonline.it
Website
fseonline.it
Bus from Lecce to Casarano
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Schedules at
fseonline.it
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Solothurn Niklaus-Konrad-Strasse to Milan Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Marino Autolinee
Bus from Milan Lampugnano to Lecce Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€65 - €95
Website
Marino Autolinee
Bus from Milan Lampugnano to Maglie Piazzale Megapark
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€70 - €95
Website
Marino Autolinee
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 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Milan to Lecce
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€45 - €60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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