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There are 4 ways to get from Brig to Tirano by train, bus, car or car ferry

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 Milano Centrale  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Brig to Milano Centrale Eurocity / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Tirano Re_8

$47 - $97

3 alternative options

Bus  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Brig to Lainate - Villoresi
  2. Take the bus from Lainate - Villoresi to Lugano - P&R Fornaci
  3. Take the bus from Lugano, Stazione to Tirano, Stazione

$146 - $206

Train Rhätische Bahn  •  11 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Andermatt 6-Y / ...
  2. Take the train from Disentis/Mustér to St. Moritz 1-Y
  3. Take the train from St. Moritz to Tirano

$139 - $235

Drive, car ferry  •  5 h

  1. Drive from Brig to Menaggio
  2. Take the car ferry from Menaggio to Varenna 35 / ...
  3. Drive from Varenna to Tirano

$49 - $72

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brig to Tirano is to drive and car ferry which costs SFr 45 - SFr 75 and takes 5 h.

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The quickest way to get from Brig to Tirano is to drive and car ferry which costs SFr 45 - SFr 75 and takes 5 h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brig to Tirano. However, there are services departing from Brig and arriving at Tirano, Stazione via Lainate - Villoresi, Pazzallo, P&R Fornaci and Lugano, Stazione. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brig to Tirano. However, there are services departing from Brig and arriving at Tirano via Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 25 min.

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The distance between Brig and Tirano is 168 km.

The best way to get from Brig to Tirano without a car is to train which takes 5 h 25 min and costs SFr 45 - SFr 100.

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It takes approximately 5 h 25 min to get from Brig to Tirano, including transfers.

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Brig to Tirano bus services, operated by Domo Reisen, depart from Brig station.

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

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The best way to get from Brig to Tirano is to train which takes 5 h 25 min and costs SFr 45 - SFr 100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 140 - SFr 210 and takes 8 h 57 min.

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Map of how to get from Brig to Tirano.
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  • Distance: 105.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 25 min

What companies run services between Brig, Switzerland and Tirano, Italy?

You can take a train from Brig to Tirano via Milano Centrale in around 5 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brig to Tirano via Lainate - Villoresi, Pazzallo, P&R Fornaci, Lugano, Centro, and Lugano, Stazione in around 8 h 57 min.

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 Brig to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from St. Moritz to Tirano
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
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
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
MGB
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Andermatt
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
2nd Class Ticket
$35 - $50
1st Class Ticket
$65 - $80
Rhätische Bahn
Phone
+41 81 288 65 65
Website
rhb.ch
Train from Disentis/Mustér to St. Moritz
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Schedules at
rhb.ch
Book at
rhb.ch
Train from St. Moritz to Tirano
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Schedules at
rhb.ch
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rhb.ch
Bus operators
Domo Reisen
Phone
0041 44 828 60 40
Email
info@domo-reisen.ch
Website
domo-reisen.ch
Bus from Brig to Lainate - Villoresi
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Schedules at
domo-reisen.ch
Bus from Lainate - Villoresi to Lugano - P&R Fornaci
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
domo-reisen.ch
Swiss PostAuto
Ferry operators

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Brig to Tirano bus services, operated by Swiss PostAuto, arrive at Tirano, Stazione station.

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