There are 7 ways to get from Florence to Brig by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Brig Eurocity / ...

$73 - $100

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Night bus, train  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the night bus from FIRENZE - Autostazione SITA via S.Caterina da Siena17 to Milano - Autostazione San Donato Baltour
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Domodossola Re_4

$45 - $99

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Bus  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Florence, Florence to Milan, Milan N524 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lainate - Villoresi to Brig

$71 - $99

Drive  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Florence to Brig 320 miles

$75 - $120

Fly to Milan Malpensa, bus  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) FLR - MXP
  2. Take the bus from Malpensa, aeroporto to Domodossola, Stazione

$164 - $402

Fly to Geneva, train  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Geneva (GVA) FLR - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Brig

$111 - $362

Fly to Zurich, train  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Zurich (ZRH) FLR - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Brig

$146 - $482

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No, there is no direct bus from Florence to Brig. However, there are services departing from Florence, Florence and arriving at Brig via Milan - AUTOSTAZIONE MM Lampugnano and Lainate - Villoresi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Florence to Brig. However, there are services departing from Firenze S.Maria Novella and arriving at Brig via Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 33 min.

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The distance between Florence and Brig is 381 km. The road distance is 512.1 km.

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The best way to get from Florence to Brig without a car is to train which takes 4 h 33 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 33 min to get from Florence to Brig, including transfers.

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Florence to Brig bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Florence, Florence station.

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Florence to Brig train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Firenze S.Maria Novella station.

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The best way to get from Florence to Brig is to train which takes 4 h 33 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 56 min.

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There is no direct flight from Florence Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Florence to Brig bus services, operated by Domo Reisen, arrive at Brig station.

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Map of how to get from Florence to Brig.
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  • Distance: 238 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 33 min

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

You can take a train from Florence to Brig via Milano Centrale in around 4 h 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Florence to Brig via Milan, Milan, Milan - AUTOSTAZIONE MM Lampugnano, Lainate - Ing. Autostrada V.Lepetit, and Lainate - Villoresi in around 8 h 56 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Florence to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $270
Flights from Florence to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Florence to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $250
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Florence to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Florence to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Florence to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Florence to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Florence to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Florence to Milan Malpensa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Florence to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Florence to Milan Malpensa via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Florence to Milan Malpensa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Florence to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $270
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Florence to Milan Malpensa via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Firenze S.Maria Novella to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
italotreno.it
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 Milano Centrale to Brig
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$43 - $46
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$43 - $46
First
$66
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 Genève-Aéroport to Brig
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Brig
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Florence, Florence to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Domo Reisen
Phone
0041 44 828 60 40
Email
info@domo-reisen.ch
Website
domo-reisen.ch
Bus from Lainate - Villoresi to Brig
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Schedules at
domo-reisen.ch
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Night bus from FIRENZE - Autostazione SITA via S.Caterina da Siena17 to Milano - Autostazione San Donato
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Malpensa, aeroporto to Domodossola, Stazione
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Autoservizi Comazzi srl
Phone
0322 844 862
Email
comazzi@comazzibus.com
Website
comazzibus.com
Bus from Malpensa Airport T1 to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
comazzibus.com

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Florence to Brig train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, arrive at Brig station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Florence to Brig is 512 km. It takes approximately 5 h 28 min to drive from Florence to Brig.

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Austrian Airlines, Air Dolomiti, Swiss and five other airlines offer flights from Florence Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport.

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There are 1145+ hotels available in Brig. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Florence to Florence Airport is to bus which takes 13 min and costs .

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