There are 8 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 37 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 / ...

$90 - $168

Cheapest option

Bus via Genoa  •  10 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Pisa to Genoa, Genoa 516 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Genoa to Milan 492
  3. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Bellinzona, Bellinzona, Arbedo-Castione 076
  4. Take the bus from Castione, Stazione to Airolo, Stazione 191

$50 - $86

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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 / ...

$84 - $169

Bus Autostradale  •  12 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Viareggio to Chiasso 45
  2. Take the bus from Chiasso strada (dogana) to Castione 2 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Castione, Stazione to Airolo, Stazione 191

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

$212 - $410

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

$120 - $474

Train to Florence, fly to Zurich, train  •  9 h 48 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

$131 - $468

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pisa to Swiss Alps is to bus which costs 40€ - 75€ and takes 10 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pisa to Swiss Alps is to drive which costs 60€ - 90€ and takes 4 h 39 min.

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The distance between Pisa and Swiss Alps is 348 km. The road distance is 466.5 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 37 min to get from Pisa to Swiss Alps, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pisa to Swiss Alps. However, there are services departing from Pisa and arriving at Gotthard Passhöhe via Genoa, Milan, Milan, Castione, Stazione and Airolo, Stazione. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 53 min.

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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 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Pisa to Swiss Alps via Genoa, Genoa, Genoa, Milan, Milan, Milan, Bellinzona, Bellinzona, Arbedo-Castione, Castione, Stazione, and Airolo, Stazione in around 10 h 53 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 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 12 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 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Pisa to Milan Malpensa via London Luton
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Pisa to Milan Malpensa via Manchester
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Pisa to Milan Malpensa via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Pisa to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $500
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Pisa to Milan Malpensa via Palermo
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from Pisa to Milan Malpensa via Catania
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $230
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
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Florence to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Pisa to Milan Malpensa via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Pisa to Milan Malpensa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Ernest
Website
flyernest.com
Flights from Pisa to Milan Malpensa via Tirana
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $490
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Pisa to Milan Malpensa via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Pisa to Milan Malpensa via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Train from Pisa C.Le to Milano C.Le
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$35 - $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
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa Centrale to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
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
Every 4 hours
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
$22 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Zuerich Hb to Arth-Goldau
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $24
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
$30 - $65
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 - $90
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Erstfeld to Airolo
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Arth-Goldau
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Pisa to Genoa, Genoa
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Genoa, Genoa to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Milan, Milan to Bellinzona, Bellinzona, Arbedo-Castione
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Castione, Stazione to Airolo, Stazione
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
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 - $55
Schedules at
autostradale.it
Malpensa Express Bus
Phone
+41 91 858 23 23
Email
info@giosytours.ch
Website
malpensa-express.com
Bus from Chiasso strada (dogana) to Castione
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
malpensa-express.com
Bus from Milan Airport Malpensa 1 to Lugano, Piazzale Besso
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Schedules at
malpensa-express.com

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