There are 2 ways to get from Brig to Tirano by train, car or car ferry

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Train  •  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

$48 - $103

1 alternative option

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

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The cheapest way to get from Brig to Tirano is to drive and car ferry which costs SFr 45 - SFr 70 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 70 and takes 5 h.

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

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Brig to Tirano train services, operated by Trenord, arrive at Tirano station.

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There are 311+ hotels available in Tirano. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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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.

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.

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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
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.

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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
Ferry operators

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