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There are 6 ways to get from Malpensa Airport T1 to Alba by bus, train, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  4h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Malpensa Airport - Terminal 1 to Torino Corso Bolzano
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Alba Re

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Malpensa Airport - Terminal 1 to Torino Corso Giulio Cesare
  2. Take the bus from Fermata 49 - CARDUCCI CAP to Fermata 17659 - ALBA 2014 / ...

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Bus, train via Turin  •  4h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Milan Malpensa Airport T1 to Turin Auchan Turin Corso Bolzano - Milan Malpensa Airport T1
  2. Take the train from Torino Stura to Alba Re

Train  •  4h 49m

  1. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale R28 / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale Station to Torino Porta Susa
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Alba Re

Drive  •  1h 49m

  1. Drive from Malpensa Airport T1 to Alba 177.8 km

Towncar  •  1h 49m

  1. Take a town car from Milan Malpensa Airport to Alba 177.8 km

Malpensa Airport T1 to Alba by bus and train

The journey time between Malpensa Airport T1 and Alba is around 4h 28m and covers a distance of around 229 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 14m. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 18m. Operated by Autostradale and Trenitalia, the Malpensa Airport T1 to Alba service departs from Malpensa Airport - Terminal 1 and arrives in Alba. Typically 59 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
3h 13m
Layover time:
1h 14m
Total time:
4h 28m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
3h 18m
Journey distance:
229 km
Services per week:
59
Cheapest price:
€23
Carbon emissions:
23 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
08:05
Last service departs at:
19:35

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Malpensa Airport T1 to Alba bus and train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Malpensa Airport T1 to Alba is to bus which costs €18 - €26 and takes 4h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Malpensa Airport T1 to Alba is to drive which costs €22 - €35 and takes 1h 49m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Malpensa Airport T1 to Alba. However, there are services departing from Malpensa Airport - Terminal 1 and arriving at Fermata 17659 - ALBA via Fermata 5007 - LAURO ROSSI EST and Fermata 49 - CARDUCCI CAP. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 52m.

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No, there is no direct train from Malpensa Airport T1 to Alba. However, there are services departing from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 and arriving at Alba via Milano Centrale Station and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 49m.

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The distance between Malpensa Airport T1 and Alba is 116 km. The road distance is 177.8 km.

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The best way to get from Malpensa Airport T1 to Alba without a car is to bus and train which takes 4h 4m and costs €23 - €35.

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It takes approximately 4h 4m to get from Malpensa Airport T1 to Alba, including transfers.

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Malpensa Airport T1 to Alba bus services, operated by Autostradale, depart from Malpensa Airport - Terminal 1 station.

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Malpensa Airport T1 to Alba train services, operated by Trenord, depart from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 station.

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The best way to get from Malpensa Airport T1 to Alba is to train which takes 4h 49m and costs €23 - €75. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €18 - €26 and takes 4h 52m.

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Map of how to get from Malpensa Airport T1 to Alba.
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  • Distance: 115.9 km
  • Duration: 4h 4m

What companies run services between Malpensa Airport T1, Italy and Alba, Piemonte, Italy?

You can take a train from Malpensa Airport T1 to Alba via Milano Centrale, Milano Centrale Station, Torino Porta Susa, and Torino Porta Susa in around 4h 49m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Malpensa Airport T1 to Alba via Torino Corso Giulio Cesare, Fermata 5007 - LAURO ROSSI EST, Fermata 739 - CARDUCCI, and Fermata 49 - CARDUCCI CAP in around 4h 52m.

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 Torino Stura to Alba
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €12
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€10 - €12
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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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
Bus operators
Autostradale
Phone
+39 02 3008 9000
Email
info@autostradale.it
Website
autostradale.it
Bus from Malpensa Airport - Terminal 1 to Torino Corso Bolzano
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€18 - €23
Website
Autostradale
Website
Autostradale
Bus from Milan Malpensa Airport T1 to Turin Auchan
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€17 - €22
Website
Autostradale
Website
Autostradale
Bus from Malpensa Airport - Terminal 1 to Torino Corso Giulio Cesare
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€17 - €23
Website
Autostradale
Website
Autostradale
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Milan Malpensa Airport to Alba

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Malpensa Airport T1 to Alba bus services, operated by Gruppo Torinese Trasporti, arrive at Fermata 17659 - ALBA station.

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Malpensa Airport T1 to Alba train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Alba station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Malpensa Airport T1 to Alba is 178 km. It takes approximately 1h 49m to drive from Malpensa Airport T1 to Alba.

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