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There are 6 ways to get from Dijon to Alba by train, bus, night train or car

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Train  •  9h 1m

  1. Take the train from Dijon to Mâcon Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Macon Loche Tgv to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Alba Re

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Bus, train  •  11h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Dijon to Geneva - Bus station
  2. Take the bus from Geneva to Turin
  3. Take the train from Torino Lingotto to Alba Re

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Train via Chambéry  •  9h 6m

  1. Take the train from Dijon to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux Ter / ...
  3. Take the train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  4. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Alba Re

Bus  •  10h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Dijon to Lyon Perrache
  2. Take the bus from Lyon Perrache to Turin
  3. Take the bus from Fermata 161 - NIZZA to Fermata 17659 - ALBA

Night train, train  •  11h 8m

  1. Take the night train from Dijon to Modane Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Modane to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Alba Re

Drive  •  5h 42m

  1. Drive from Dijon to Alba 555.6 km

Dijon to Alba by train and bus

The journey time between Dijon and Alba is around 11h 13m and covers a distance of around 554 km. This includes an average layover time of around 4h 31m. The fastest journey normally takes 11h 13m. Services are operated by TGV inOui, Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), SNCF and others. Typically only one service runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
6h 42m
Layover time:
4h 31m
Total time:
11h 13m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
11h 13m
Journey distance:
554 km
Services per week:
1
Cheapest price:
€107
Carbon emissions:
29 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:40
Last service departs at:
06:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Dijon to Alba train and bus schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Dijon to Alba is to bus which costs €29 - €40 and takes 10h 34m.

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The fastest way to get from Dijon to Alba is to drive. Taking this option will cost €70 - €110 and takes 5h 42m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dijon to Alba. However, there are services departing from Dijon and arriving at Fermata 17659 - ALBA via Lyon Perrache, Fermata 2603 - STAZIONE LINGOTTO and Fermata 161 - NIZZA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 34m.

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No, there is no direct train from Dijon to Alba. However, there are services departing from Dijon and arriving at Alba via Lyon Part Dieu, Chambery Challes Les Eaux and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 6m.

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The distance between Dijon and Alba is 373 km. The road distance is 555.6 km.

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The best way to get from Dijon to Alba without a car is to train which takes 9h 1m and costs €80 - €140.

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It takes approximately 9h 1m to get from Dijon to Alba, including transfers.

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Dijon to Alba bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Dijon station.

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Dijon to Alba train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Dijon station.

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The best way to get from Dijon to Alba is to train which takes 9h 1m and costs €80 - €140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €29 - €40 and takes 10h 34m.

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Map of how to get from Dijon to Alba.
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  • Distance: 372.8 km
  • Duration: 9h 1m

What companies run services between Dijon, France and Alba, Piemonte, Italy?

You can take a train from Dijon to Alba via Mâcon, Gare SNCF, Gare TGV Loché, Macon Loche Tgv, and Torino Porta Susa in around 9h 1m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dijon to Alba via Lyon Perrache, Turin, Fermata 2603 - STAZIONE LINGOTTO, and Fermata 161 - NIZZA in around 10h 34m.

Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Dijon to Mâcon
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€35 - €40
1st Class
€30 - €36
Train from Macon Loche Tgv to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€60 - €80
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€60 - €75
1st Class
€65 - €80
Train from Dijon to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €50
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€40 - €50
1st Class
€40 - €50
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€36 - €41
1st Class
€31 - €37
Train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€40 - €50
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€40 - €50
1st Class
€40 - €50
Night train from Dijon to Modane
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€60 - €80
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€60 - €75
1st Class
€65 - €80
Train from Modane to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€31 - €37
1st Class
€26 - €31
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 Dijon to Mâcon
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€40 - €75
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Dijon to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€55 - €110
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€40 - €75
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Night train from Dijon to Modane
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€100 - €180
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Dijon Ville to Macon Ville
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€16 - €40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€16 - €24
Rail 1st Class
€25 - €40
Train from Dijon Ville to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€23 - €50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€23 - €35
Rail 1st Class
€30 - €50
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€17 - €40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€17 - €25
Rail 1st Class
€26 - €40
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 Porta Susa to Alba
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €11
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€9 - €11
Train from Torino Lingotto to Alba
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €10
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€8 - €10
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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Bus operators
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Dijon to Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€12 - €15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lyon Perrache to Turin
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Geneva to Turin
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€14 - €18
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.
For more information, please visit this page
FlixBus-de
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Dijon to Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Dijon to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Blablabus

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Dijon to Alba bus services, operated by Gruppo Torinese Trasporti, arrive at Fermata 17659 - ALBA station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Dijon to Alba is 556 km. It takes approximately 5h 42m to drive from Dijon to Alba.

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