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There are 8 ways to get from Langhe to Alba by plane, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Fly Shiyan Wudangshan to Turin, train  •  21h 53m

  1. Fly from Shiyan Wudangshan (WDS) to Turin (TRN) WDS - TRN
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Alba

€291 - €731

Cheapest option

Fly Shiyan Wudangshan to Milan Malpensa, train  •  22h 39m

  1. Fly from Shiyan Wudangshan (WDS) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) WDS - MXP
  2. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale Station to Torino Porta Susa
  4. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Alba

€257 - €639

6 alternative options

Taxi to Xiangfan, fly to Turin, train  •  21h 41m

  1. Take a taxi from Langhe to Xiangfan
  2. Fly from Xiangfan (XFN) to Turin (TRN) XFN - TRN
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Alba

€305 - €747

Fly Shiyan Wudangshan to Cuneo  •  33h 53m

  1. Fly from Shiyan Wudangshan (WDS) to Cuneo (CUF) WDS - CUF

€321 - €782

Fly Shiyan Wudangshan to Milan Linate, train  •  23h 4m

  1. Fly from Shiyan Wudangshan (WDS) to Milan Linate (LIN) WDS - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale Station to Torino Porta Susa
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Alba

€297 - €728

Fly Shiyan Wudangshan to Genoa, train  •  23h 26m

  1. Fly from Shiyan Wudangshan (WDS) to Genoa (GOA) WDS - GOA
  2. Take the train from Genova P.Za Principe to Asti

€365 - €925

Fly Shiyan Wudangshan to Munich, train  •  28h 43m

  1. Fly from Shiyan Wudangshan (WDS) to Munich (MUC) WDS - MUC
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Ost to Verona Porta Nuova
  3. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Torino Porta Susa
  4. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Alba

€318 - €777

Drive  •  4 days 23h

  1. Drive from Langhe to Alba 10395.4 km

€1200 - €1900

Shiyan Wudangshan (WDS) to Cuneo (CUF) flights

The flight time between Shiyan Wudangshan (WDS) and Cuneo (CUF) is around 39h 28m and covers a distance of around 8464 km. The fastest flight normally takes 29h 35m. Services are operated by China United, Aeroflot Russian Airlines, Air Dolomiti and others. Typically 10 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
39h 28m
Fastest flight journey time:
29h 35m
Flight distance:
8464 km
Flights per week:
10
Cheapest price:
€293
Carbon emissions:
1716 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
08:25
Last flight departs at:
19:35

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Shiyan Wudangshan (WDS) to Cuneo (CUF) flight schedules

China → Italy
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International entry into Italy from China

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Conditions of entry into Italy from China

  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
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The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


No, entry into Italy from China is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Alba is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Alba is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Alba is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

No, but conditions apply when returning to China from Italy.

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Last updated: 29 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Langhe to Alba is to fly and train which costs ¥2000 - ¥5000 and takes 22h 39m.

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The fastest way to get from Langhe to Alba is to taxi and fly and train which takes 21h 41m and costs ¥2300 - ¥6000.

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The distance between Langhe and Alba is 8465 km. The road distance is 10395.4 km.

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It takes approximately 21h 53m to get from Langhe to Alba, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Shiyan Wudangshan Airport to Turin Airport. The quickest flight takes 24h 10m and has two stopovers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Langhe to Alba is 10395 km. It takes approximately 4 days 23h to drive from Langhe to Alba.

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China Eastern Airlines, Shandong Airlines, China United and seven other airlines offer flights from Shiyan Wudangshan Airport to Turin Airport.

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There are 263+ hotels available in Alba. Prices start at €75 per night.

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The best way to get from Langhe to Shiyan Wudangshan Airport is to taxi which takes 43 min and costs ¥110 - ¥140.

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Map of how to get from Langhe to Alba.
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  • Distance: 8464.7 km
  • Duration: 21h 53m

What companies run services between Langhe, China and Alba, Piemonte, Italy?

China United, Aeroflot Russian Airlines and four other airlines fly from Langhe to Alba once daily.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Turin via Beijing Capital, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
20h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€360 - €1600
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Turin via Qingdao, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
20h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€290 - €700
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Turin via Beijing Capital, Munich
Ave. Duration
21h 55m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€270 - €700
Flights from Xiangfan to Turin via Beijing Capital, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€360 - €1600
Flights from Xiangfan to Turin via Beijing Capital, Munich
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€270 - €700
Flights from Xiangfan to Turin via Nanjing, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
25h 20m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€280 - €700
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Cuneo via Beijing Daxing, Moscow Sheremetyevo, Munich
Ave. Duration
29h 35m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€300 - €750
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Cuneo via Beijing Capital, Munich
Ave. Duration
41h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€310 - €750
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Cuneo via Beijing Capital, Stockholm, Munich
Ave. Duration
40h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€410 - €1900
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Cuneo via Beijing Capital, Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
40h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€420 - €1900
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Cuneo via Beijing Capital, Amsterdam Schiphol, Munich
Ave. Duration
40h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€290 - €900
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Cuneo via Beijing Capital, Moscow Sheremetyevo, Munich
Ave. Duration
40h 45m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€400 - €1800
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Milan Malpensa via Beijing Capital, Munich
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€220 - €550
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Milan Malpensa via Qingdao, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€230 - €550
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Milan Malpensa via Beijing Capital, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
20h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€290 - €1300
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Milan Linate via Qingdao, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€260 - €650
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Milan Linate via Beijing Capital, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€330 - €1500
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Genoa via Qingdao, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€340 - €850
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Genoa via Shanghai Pudong, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€1400 - €2000
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Genoa via Chongqing, Beijing Capital, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€360 - €850
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Genoa via Dalian, Beijing Capital, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
26h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€350 - €850
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Genoa via Dalian, Qingdao, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
26h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€360 - €850
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Munich via Qingdao, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€240 - €600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Turin via Shanghai Pudong, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€290 - €1100
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Turin via Shanghai Pudong, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€1200 - €1700
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Turin via Guangzhou Baiyun, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
23h 20m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€600 - €1000
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Turin via Guangzhou Baiyun, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
28h 50m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€600 - €1000
Flights from Xiangfan to Turin via Guangzhou Baiyun, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€600 - €1000
Flights from Xiangfan to Turin via Guangzhou Baiyun, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
20h 5m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€600 - €1000
Flights from Xiangfan to Turin via Beijing Capital, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
28h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€270 - €950
Flights from Xiangfan to Turin via Shanghai Pudong, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
30h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€290 - €1100
Flights from Xiangfan to Turin via Beijing Capital, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
30h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€250 - €800
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Milan Malpensa via Shanghai Pudong, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
20h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€950 - €1400
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Milan Linate via Chengdu, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
20h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€220 - €700
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Milan Linate via Hangzhou Xiaoshan, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
20h 50m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€240 - €750
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Milan Linate via Shanghai Pudong, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€1100 - €1600
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Milan Linate via Guangzhou Baiyun, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
22h 10m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€550 - €950
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Genoa via Shanghai Pudong, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€1400 - €2100
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Genoa via Guangzhou Baiyun, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
25h 30m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€700 - €1200
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Turin via Beijing Capital, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
20h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€360 - €1600
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Turin via Qingdao, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
20h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€290 - €700
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Turin via Beijing Capital, Munich
Ave. Duration
21h 55m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€270 - €700
Flights from Xiangfan to Turin via Beijing Capital, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€360 - €1600
Flights from Xiangfan to Turin via Beijing Capital, Munich
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€270 - €700
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Cuneo via Beijing Daxing, Moscow Sheremetyevo, Munich
Ave. Duration
29h 35m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€300 - €750
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Cuneo via Beijing Capital, Munich
Ave. Duration
41h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€310 - €750
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Cuneo via Beijing Capital, Amsterdam Schiphol, Munich
Ave. Duration
40h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€290 - €900
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Cuneo via Beijing Capital, Moscow Sheremetyevo, Munich
Ave. Duration
40h 45m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€400 - €1800
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Milan Linate via Qingdao, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€260 - €650
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Milan Linate via Beijing Capital, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€330 - €1500
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Turin via Shanghai Pudong, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€290 - €1100
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Turin via Guangzhou Baiyun, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
28h 50m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€600 - €1000
Flights from Xiangfan to Turin via Guangzhou Baiyun, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€600 - €1000
Flights from Xiangfan to Turin via Beijing Capital, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
28h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€270 - €950
Flights from Xiangfan to Turin via Shanghai Pudong, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
30h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€290 - €1100
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Milan Malpensa via Shanghai Pudong, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
21h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€240 - €850
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Milan Linate via Shanghai Pudong, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€700 - €1300
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Milan Linate via Beijing Capital, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
20h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€340 - €1500
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Turin via Shanghai Pudong, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€1200 - €1700
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Turin via Guangzhou Baiyun, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
28h 50m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€600 - €1000
Flights from Xiangfan to Turin via Guangzhou Baiyun, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€600 - €1000
Flights from Xiangfan to Turin via Guangzhou Baiyun, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
20h 5m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€600 - €1000
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Milan Malpensa via Shanghai Pudong, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
20h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€950 - €1400
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Milan Malpensa via Beijing Capital, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€200 - €750
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Milan Malpensa via Shanghai Pudong, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€320 - €1000
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Munich via Beijing Capital, Helsinki
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€210 - €750
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Milan Malpensa via Beijing Capital, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
18h 35m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€300 - €1400
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Milan Malpensa via Beijing Daxing, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
21h 35m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
€220 - €550
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Shiyan Wudangshan to Munich via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€230 - €600
Train operators
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 Genova P.Za Principe to Asti
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7 - €15
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€13 - €15
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 Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
Trenord
Malpensa Express
Phone
02 72 49 49 49
Website
malpensaexpress.it
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Malpensa Express
2nd Class
€11 - €16
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€14 - €45
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€16 - €23
Smart Low Cost
€14 - €20
Smart Flex
€30 - €45
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 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
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 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
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€23 - €80
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€23 - €35
Base Standard
€40 - €60
Base Premium
€50 - €80
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Ost to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
5h 14m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Other operators
Taxi from Langhe to Xiangfan
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Estimated price
€27 - €35

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