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There are 4 ways to get from Pavia to Alba by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, line 045 bus  •  2h 45m

  1. Take the train from Pavia to Asti Re
  2. Take the line 045 bus from Asti - Piazzale Antistante F.S. - Piazza Marconi to Alba - Stazione Ferroviaria 045

€10 - €19

3 alternative options

Train, line 045 bus via Alessandria  •  3h 35m

  1. Take the train from Pavia to Alessandria R35 / ...
  2. Take the line 045 bus from Asti - Piazzale Antistante F.S. - Piazza Marconi to Alba - Stazione Ferroviaria 045

€10 - €51

Train  •  4h 28m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale Station to Torino Porta Susa 8134-36 / ...
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Alba Re

€22 - €92

Drive  •  1h 26m

  1. Drive from Pavia to Alba 131.3 km

€16 - €24

Pavia to Alba by train and bus

The journey time between Pavia and Alba is around 4h 27m and covers a distance of around 136 km. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 26m. Operated by Trenitalia and Bus Company S.r.l., the Pavia to Alba service departs from Pavia and arrives in Alba - Stazione Ferroviaria. Typically five services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
4h 27m
Fastest journey time:
2h 26m
Journey distance:
136 km
Services per week:
5
Cheapest price:
€10
Carbon emissions:
9 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
19:09
Last service departs at:
19:09

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Pavia to Alba train and bus schedules

Pavia → Alba
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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.

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Last updated: 27 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pavia to Alba is to train and line 045 bus via Alessandria which costs €10 - €55 and takes 3h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Pavia to Alba is to drive which costs €16 - €24 and takes 1h 26m.

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No, there is no direct train from Pavia to Alba. However, there are services departing from Pavia and arriving at Alba via Milano Centrale Station and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 28m.

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The distance between Pavia and Alba is 104 km. The road distance is 131.3 km.

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The best way to get from Pavia to Alba without a car is to train and line 045 bus which takes 2h 45m and costs €10 - €19.

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It takes approximately 2h 45m to get from Pavia to Alba, including transfers.

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Pavia to Alba train services, operated by ItaloTreno, depart from Milano Centrale Station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Pavia to Alba is 131 km. It takes approximately 1h 26m to drive from Pavia to Alba.

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  • Distance: 104 km
  • Duration: 2h 45m

What companies run services between Pavia, Italy and Alba, Piemonte, Italy?

You can take a train from Pavia to Alba via Milano Centrale, Milano Centrale Station, Torino Porta Susa, and Torino Porta Susa in around 4h 28m.

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 Pavia to Asti
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€7 - €14
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€13 - €14
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Alba
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €11
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€9 - €11
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 Pavia to Alessandria
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €7
Website
Trenord
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

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