There are 9 ways to get from Pisa to Swiss Alps by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train via Firenze Smn  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn Rv / ...
  2. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Milano Centrale Fr
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Bellinzona
  4. Take the train from Bellinzona to Airolo 20 / ...

$107 - $174

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from PISA-Via Pietrasantina to MILANO-Milano Lampugnano 500
  2. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Bellinzona 076
  3. Take the bus from Bellinzona, Stazione to Airolo, Stazione 191

$57 - $115

7 alternative options

Train  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to Milano Centrale Fb / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Bellinzona
  3. Take the train from Bellinzona to Airolo 20 / ...

$95 - $157

Bus, train  •  11 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Viareggio to Chiasso 45
  2. Take the train from Lugano to Airolo 61-Y / ...

$92 - $152

Drive  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Pisa to Swiss Alps 291.5 miles

$70 - $110

Fly Pisa to Milan Malpensa, bus, train  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Pisa (PSA) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) PSA - MXP
  2. Take the bus from Milan Airport Malpensa 1 to Lugano, Piazzale Besso
  3. Take the train from Lugano to Airolo

$219 - $411

Fly Pisa to Zurich, train  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Pisa (PSA) to Zurich (ZRH) PSA - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Arth-Goldau
  3. Take the train from Erstfeld to Airolo

$158 - $392

Fly Pisa to Basel, train  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Pisa (PSA) to Basel (BSL) PSA - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Erstfeld
  3. Take the train from Erstfeld to Airolo

$122 - $480

Train to Florence, fly to Zurich, train  •  9 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn
  2. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Zurich (ZRH) FLR - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Arth-Goldau
  4. Take the train from Erstfeld to Airolo

$134 - $477

What companies run services between Pisa, Italy and Swiss Alps, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Pisa to Swiss Alps via Firenze Smn, Firenze S.Maria Novella, Milano Centrale, Bellinzona, Airolo, and Airolo, Stazione in around 8 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Pisa to Swiss Alps via MILANO-Milano Lampugnano, Milan, Milan, Bellinzona, Bellinzona, Stazione, and Airolo, Stazione in around 11 h 3 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Pisa to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Pisa to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Pisa to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Florence to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $250
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Pisa to Milan Malpensa via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Pisa to Milan Malpensa via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Pisa to Milan Malpensa via Basel, Toulouse
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Pisa to Zurich via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Pisa to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $500
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Pisa to Milan Malpensa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Pisa to Zurich via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Florence to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Pisa to Milan Malpensa via Catania
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $230
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Pisa to Milan Malpensa via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Pisa to Zurich via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Pisa to Milan Malpensa via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Pisa to Zurich via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Pisa to Zurich via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Pisa to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Pisa to Milan Malpensa via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $470
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Pisa to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Pisa to Zurich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $15
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$12 - $15
Train from Pisa C.Le to Milano C.Le
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$40 - $50
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa Centrale to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Bellinzona
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$38 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$38 - $40
First
$60
Train from Zuerich Hb to Arth-Goldau
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Bellinzona to Airolo
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lugano to Airolo
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Arth-Goldau
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Erstfeld to Airolo
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Erstfeld
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from PISA-Via Pietrasantina to MILANO-Milano Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Pisa to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Milan, Milan to Bellinzona
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Bellinzona, Stazione to Airolo, Stazione
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Autostradale
Phone
+39 02 3008 9000
Email
info@autostradale.it
Website
autostradale.it
Bus from Viareggio to Chiasso
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
autostradale.it
Malpensa Express Bus
Phone
+41 91 858 23 23
Email
info@giosytours.ch
Website
malpensa-express.com
Bus from Milan Airport Malpensa 1 to Lugano, Piazzale Besso
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $29
Schedules at
malpensa-express.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Pisa to Swiss Alps?

The distance between Pisa and Swiss Alps is 348 km. The road distance is 466 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Pisa to Swiss Alps?

The cheapest way to get from Pisa to Swiss Alps is to bus which costs 45€ - 95€ and takes 11 h 3 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Pisa to Swiss Alps?

The quickest way to get from Pisa to Swiss Alps is to drive which takes 4 h 39 min and costs 55€ - 85€.

Is there a direct bus between Pisa and Swiss Alps?

No, there is no direct bus from Pisa to Swiss Alps. However, there are services departing from PISA-Via Pietrasantina and arriving at Gotthard Passhöhe via Milan, Milan, Bellinzona, Stazione and Airolo, Stazione. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 3 min.

How long does it take to get from Pisa to Swiss Alps?

It takes approximately 8 h 42 min to get from Pisa to Swiss Alps, including transfers.