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There are 3 ways to get from La Spezia to Melano by train, bus or car

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Train  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Milano Centrale Fb / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Chiasso Regional-Express / ...

$49 - $80

2 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from La Spezia to Genoa MarinoBus
  2. Take the bus from Genova - Stazione Marittima to Mendrisio - Hotel Coronado

$68 - $94

Drive  •  3 h

  1. Drive from La Spezia to Melano 182.8 miles

$40 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from La Spezia to Melano is to drive which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 3 h.

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The quickest way to get from La Spezia to Melano is to drive which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 3 h.

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No, there is no direct train from La Spezia to Melano. However, there are services departing from La Spezia Centrale and arriving at Maroggia-Melano via Milano Centrale and Chiasso. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 6 min.

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The distance between La Spezia and Melano is 213 km. The road distance is 292.5 km.

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The best way to get from La Spezia to Melano without a car is to train which takes 5 h 6 min and costs 40€ - 70€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 6 min to get from La Spezia to Melano, including transfers.

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La Spezia to Melano train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from La Spezia Centrale station.

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The best way to get from La Spezia to Melano is to train which takes 5 h 6 min and costs 40€ - 70€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 5 h 38 min.

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La Spezia to Melano train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Chiasso station.

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Yes, the driving distance between La Spezia to Melano is 293 km. It takes approximately 3 h to drive from La Spezia to Melano.

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  • Distance: 133.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 6 min

What companies run services between La Spezia, Italy and Melano, Switzerland?

You can take a train from La Spezia to Melano via Milano Centrale and Chiasso in around 5 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from La Spezia to Melano via Genoa, Genova - Via XX Settembre, Genova - Doria Metro Principe, Genova - Stazione Marittima, Mendrisio - Hotel Coronado, and Mendrisio in around 5 h 38 min.

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 La Spezia Centrale to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Milano Centrale to Chiasso
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Lirosi Linee
Phone
0966 57552
Email
info@lirosilinee.com
Website
lirosilinee.com
Bus from La Spezia to Genoa
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from La Spezia to Genova
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$9
Website
Marino Autolinee
Domo Reisen
Phone
0041 44 828 60 40
Email
info@domo-reisen.ch
Website
domo-reisen.ch
Bus from Genova - Stazione Marittima to Mendrisio - Hotel Coronado
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Schedules at
domo-reisen.ch

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