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There are 5 ways to get from Martigny to Alba by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  6h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Martigny, gare to Aosta, Autostazione 211
  2. Take the bus from Aosta to Turin
  3. Take the bus from Fermata 161 - NIZZA to Fermata 17659 - ALBA

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Bus, train via Aosta  •  7h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Martigny to Aosta 226
  2. Take the bus from Aosta Autostazione to Torino - Porta Susa 224 / ...
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Alba Re

€20 - €32

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  6h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Martigny, gare to Aosta, Autostazione 211
  2. Take the train from Aosta to Torino Porta Susa Re
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Alba Re

Train  •  7h 34m

  1. Take the train from Sion to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale Station to Torino Porta Susa
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Alba Re

€83 - €180

Drive  •  3h 9m

  1. Drive from Martigny to Alba 257.6 km

€30 - €50

Switzerland → Italy
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International entry into Italy from Switzerland

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Italy, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Australia, Canada, Cyprus, Israel, Japan, Monaco, New Zealand, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions. Brazil, India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka are also restricted

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Conditions of entry into Italy from Switzerland

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from Switzerland
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
This applies to arrivals from Australia, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, Rwanda, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand and United States
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and United Kingdom
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
This applies to arrivals from United Kingdom
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area, Canada, Japan and United States
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of San Marino and Vatican

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Rules to follow in Italy

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Considerations leaving from Switzerland

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Italy from Switzerland.

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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 Switzerland from Italy.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 20 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Martigny to Alba is to bus and train via Aosta which costs SFr 22 - SFr 40 and takes 7h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Martigny to Alba is to drive which costs SFr 35 - SFr 55 and takes 3h 9m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Martigny to Alba. However, there are services departing from Martigny, gare and arriving at Fermata 17659 - ALBA via Aosta, Fermata 2603 - STAZIONE LINGOTTO and Fermata 161 - NIZZA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 44m.

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No, there is no direct train from Martigny to Alba. However, there are services departing from Martigny and arriving at Alba via Sion, Milano Centrale Station and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 34m.

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The distance between Martigny and Alba is 173 km. The road distance is 257.6 km.

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The best way to get from Martigny to Alba without a car is to bus which takes 6h 44m and costs .

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It takes approximately 6h 44m to get from Martigny to Alba, including transfers.

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Martigny to Alba bus services, operated by Service d'automobiles TMR, depart from Martigny, gare station.

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Martigny to Alba train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Sion station.

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The best way to get from Martigny to Alba is to bus which takes 6h 44m and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs SFr 90 - SFr 200 and takes 7h 34m.

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Map of how to get from Martigny to Alba.
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  • Distance: 173.2 km
  • Duration: 6h 44m

What companies run services between Martigny, Switzerland and Alba, Piemonte, Italy?

You can take a bus from Martigny to Alba via Aosta, Autostazione, Aosta, Turin, Fermata 2603 - STAZIONE LINGOTTO, and Fermata 161 - NIZZA in around 6h 44m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Martigny to Alba via Sion, Milano Centrale, Milano Centrale Station, Torino Porta Susa, and Torino Porta Susa in around 7h 34m.

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 Aosta to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €17
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€15 - €17
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Alba
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €11
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€9 - €11
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 Sion to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€55 - €100
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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
Service d'automobiles TMR
Phone
+41 27 721 68 40
Email
info@tmrsa.ch
Website
tmrsa.ch
Bus from Martigny, gare to Aosta, Autostazione
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
4 times a week
Website
Service d'automobiles TMR
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Aosta to Turin
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
SAVDA – Aosta - Arriva Italia
Phone
+39 0165 36 70 11
Email
savda@savda.it
Website
aosta.arriva.it
Bus from Martigny to Aosta
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Schedules at
arriva.it
Bus from Aosta Autostazione to Torino - Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Schedules at
torino.arriva.it

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

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Martigny to Alba train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Alba station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Martigny to Alba is 258 km. It takes approximately 3h 9m to drive from Martigny to Alba.

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