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There are 5 ways to get from Chiavari to Alba by train, bus or car

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Train, line 045 bus  •  3h 41m

  1. Take the train from Chiavari to Asti Ic / ...
  2. Take the line 045 bus from Asti - Piazzale Antistante F.S. - Piazza Marconi to Alba - Stazione Ferroviaria 045

€13 - €57

4 alternative options

Train  •  4h 41m

  1. Take the train from Chiavari to Torino Lingotto Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Torino Lingotto to Alba Re

€17 - €70

Train, line 045 bus via Genoa  •  4h 48m

  1. Take the train from Chiavari to Genova P.Za Principe Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Genova P.Za Principe to Asti Re / ...
  3. Take the line 045 bus from Asti - Piazzale Antistante F.S. - Piazza Marconi to Alba - Stazione Ferroviaria 045

€13 - €91

Train, bus  •  5h 48m

  1. Take the train from Chiavari to Savona Re / ...
  2. Take the bus from Savona - Piazza Del Popolo to Alba - Autostazione 204

Drive  •  1h 59m

  1. Drive from Chiavari to Alba 184.5 km

€22 - €35

Chiavari to Alba by train and bus

The journey time between Chiavari and Alba is around 3h 12m and covers a distance of around 179 km. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 43m. Operated by Trenitalia Intercity, Trenitalia Frecce and Bus Company S.r.l., the Chiavari to Alba service departs from Chiavari and arrives in Alba - Stazione Ferroviaria. Typically 16 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
3h 12m
Fastest journey time:
2h 43m
Services per week:
16
Cheapest price:
€13
Carbon emissions:
12 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
11:17
Last service departs at:
15:51

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Chiavari to Alba train and bus schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Chiavari → Alba
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chiavari to Alba is to train and line 045 bus via Genoa which costs €13 - €95 and takes 4h 48m.

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The fastest way to get from Chiavari to Alba is to drive which takes 1h 59m and costs €22 - €35.

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No, there is no direct train from Chiavari to Alba. However, there are services departing from Chiavari and arriving at Alba via Torino Lingotto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 41m.

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The distance between Chiavari and Alba is 111 km. The road distance is 184.5 km.

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The best way to get from Chiavari to Alba without a car is to train and line 045 bus which takes 3h 41m and costs €13 - €60.

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It takes approximately 3h 41m to get from Chiavari to Alba, including transfers.

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Chiavari to Alba train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, depart from Chiavari station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Chiavari to Alba is 185 km. It takes approximately 1h 59m to drive from Chiavari to Alba.

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  • Distance: 110.6 km
  • Duration: 3h 41m

What companies run services between Chiavari, Italy and Alba, Piemonte, Italy?

You can take a train from Chiavari to Alba via Torino Lingotto in around 4h 41m.

Train operators
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 Chiavari to Asti
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€10 - €14
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€10 - €14
Train from Chiavari to Torino Lingotto
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€12 - €18
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€12 - €18
Train from Chiavari to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€4 - €6
Train from Genova P.Za Principe to Asti
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€7 - €11
Train from Chiavari to Savona
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€6 - €9
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 Chiavari to Asti
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€14 - €55
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€14 - €19
Base Standard
€30 - €40
Base Premium
€35 - €55
Train from Chiavari to Torino Lingotto
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€17 - €65
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€17 - €24
Base Standard
€35 - €50
Base Premium
€40 - €65
Train from Chiavari to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€7 - €40
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€7 - €11
Base Standard
€20 - €27
Base Premium
€25 - €40
Train from Genova P.Za Principe to Asti
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€11 - €50
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€11 - €16
Base Standard
€26 - €35
Base Premium
€30 - €50
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 Lingotto to Alba
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €10
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€8 - €10
Train from Chiavari to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3 - €7
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€6 - €7
Train from Genova P.Za Principe to Asti
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7 - €15
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€13 - €15
Train from Chiavari to Savona
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €12
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€10 - €12
Bus operators
AUTOLINEE GIORS S.r.l.
Phone
+39 0173 290047
Email
info@giorsbus.com
Website
giorsbus.com
Bus from Savona - Piazza Del Popolo to Alba - Autostazione
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
AUTOLINEE GIORS S.r.l.

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