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There are 7 ways to get from Geneva to Silvano d'Orba by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Alessandria  •  7h 57m

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Alessandria Re_13

114€ - 196€

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Bus, train  •  8h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Geneva to Turin, Turin 1404
  2. Take the train from Torino Lingotto to Novi Ligure Re / ...

24€ - 36€

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Bus  •  8h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Geneva to Aosta 1404 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Aosta to Alessandria

38€ - 65€

Train  •  8h 42m

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Arquata Scrivia Re

114€ - 204€

Drive  •  3h 34m

  1. Drive from Geneva to Silvano d'Orba 339.9 km

40€ - 65€

Fly to Milan Linate, train, line 062 bus  •  6h 53m

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Milan Linate (LIN) GVA - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Alessandria
  3. Take the line 062 bus from Alessandria to San Giacomo bivio

88€ - 585€

Fly to Genoa  •  9h 21m

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Genoa (GOA) GVA - GOA

100€ - 310€

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The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Silvano d'Orba is to bus and train which costs SFr 25 - SFr 40 and takes 8h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva to Silvano d'Orba is to drive which costs SFr 45 - SFr 70 and takes 3h 34m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Geneva to Silvano d'Orba. However, there are services departing from Geneva and arriving at San Giacomo bivio via Aosta and Alessandria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 22m.

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The distance between Geneva and Silvano d'Orba is 259 km. The road distance is 339.9 km.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Silvano d'Orba without a car is to train via Alessandria which takes 7h 57m and costs SFr 120 - SFr 220.

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It takes approximately 7h 57m to get from Geneva to Silvano d'Orba, including transfers.

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Geneva to Silvano d'Orba bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Geneva station.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Silvano d'Orba is to train via Alessandria which takes 7h 57m and costs SFr 120 - SFr 220. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 40 - SFr 75 and takes 8h 22m, you could also fly, which costs SFr 100 - SFr 340 and takes 9h 21m.

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The quickest flight from Geneva Airport to Milan Linate Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Geneva to Silvano d'Orba bus services, operated by Grouppo Stat, arrive at Alessandria station.

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Map of how to get from Geneva to Silvano d'Orba.
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  • Distance: 259.4 km
  • Duration: 7h 57m

What companies run services between Geneva, Switzerland and Silvano d'Orba, Italy?

You can take a train from Geneva to Silvano d'Orba via Milano Centrale, Alessandria, and Alessandria in around 7h 57m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Geneva to Silvano d'Orba via Aosta and Alessandria in around 8h 22m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Geneva to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 390€
Flights from Geneva to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 550€
Flights from Geneva to Genoa via Milan Linate, Rome
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
85€ - 550€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Geneva to Genoa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 330€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Genoa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 390€
Flights from Geneva to Genoa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
150€ - 390€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Geneva to Genoa via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 450€
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Geneve to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
100€ - 190€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Alessandria
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
Trenord
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 Novi Ligure
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 16€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
14€ - 16€
Train from Milano Centrale to Arquata Scrivia
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 15€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
13€ - 15€
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 Torino Lingotto to Novi Ligure
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
8€ - 12€
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 Geneva to Turin, Turin
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Geneva to Aosta
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 12€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Geneva to Aosta
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
15€ - 23€
Book at
eurolines.ch
Arfea
Phone
800 13 60 44
Email
tpl@arfea.it
Website
arfea.it
Bus from Alessandria to San Giacomo bivio
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€ - 4€
Schedules at
arfea.it

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Yes, the driving distance between Geneva to Silvano d'Orba is 340 km. It takes approximately 3h 34m to drive from Geneva to Silvano d'Orba.

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Alitalia offers flights from Geneva Airport to Milan Linate Airport.

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There are 348+ hotels available in Silvano d'Orba. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Geneva Airport is to train which takes 7 min and costs SFr 10 - SFr 18.

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