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There are 6 ways to get from Rome to Brides-les-Bains by train, bus, car, plane or shuttle

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Train  •  11h 14m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Torino Porta Susa Fr
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Chambery Challes Les Eaux Tgv
  3. Take the train from Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux to Moûtiers-Salins-Brides-les-Bai Tgv / ...

100€ - 227€

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Bus  •  17h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Grenoble 503
  2. Take the bus from Grenoble-Gare-Routière to Moûtiers-Salins-Brides-les-Bai Re09

51€ - 63€

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Train via Turin  •  11h 20m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Torino Porta Susa
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Chambery Challes Les Eaux Tgv
  3. Take the train from Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux to Moûtiers-Salins-Brides-les-Bai Tgv / ...

87€ - 189€

Drive  •  8h 41m

  1. Drive from Rome to Brides-les-Bains 906.2 km

110€ - 170€

Fly to Geneva, shuttle  •  6h 51m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Geneva (GVA) FCO - GVA
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Genève Airport to Brides-les-Bains

92€ - 270€

Fly to Lyon, shuttle  •  8h 17m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Lyon (LYS) FCO - LYS
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Lyon Airport to Moutiers

102€ - 250€

Rome to Brides-les-Bains by train and bus

The journey time between Rome and Brides-les-Bains is around 22h 55m and covers a distance of around 984 km. The fastest journey normally takes 21h 34m. Operated by Trenitalia Frecce, TGV inOui, Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) and others, the Rome to Brides-les-Bains service departs from Roma Termini and arrives in Les Sybelles. Typically 10 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
22h 55m
Fastest journey time:
21h 34m
Services per week:
10
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
52 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
11:10
Last service departs at:
18:50

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Rome to Brides-les-Bains train and bus schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
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Conditions of entry into France from Italy

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  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
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  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 7 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes
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  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area, Andorra, Australia, Israel, Japan, Lebanon, Monaco, New Zealand, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea and Vatican
  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 7 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be placed under state quarantine
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area, Andorra, Australia, Cyprus, Israel, Japan, Lebanon, Monaco, New Zealand, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea and Vatican
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Considerations leaving from Italy

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Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering France from Italy.

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Domestic travel is restricted

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Brides-les-Bains is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Brides-les-Bains is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Brides-les-Bains is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Italy from France.

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Last updated: 13 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rome to Brides-les-Bains is to bus which costs 50€ - 65€ and takes 17h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Brides-les-Bains is to fly and shuttle which costs 90€ - 270€ and takes 6h 51m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rome station to Brides-les-Bains. However, there are services departing from Rome Tiburtina Bus station and arriving at Office-De-Tourisme via Grenoble-Gare-Routière and Gare-Routiere. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 25m.

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The distance between Rome and Brides-les-Bains is 619 km. The road distance is 906.2 km.

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The best way to get from Rome to Brides-les-Bains without a car is to train which takes 11h 14m and costs 100€ - 230€.

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It takes approximately 11h 14m to get from Rome to Brides-les-Bains, including transfers.

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Rome to Brides-les-Bains bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Rome Tiburtina Bus station.

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The best way to get from Rome to Brides-les-Bains is to train which takes 11h 14m and costs 100€ - 230€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 50€ - 65€ and takes 17h 25m.

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Rome to Brides-les-Bains bus services, operated by Swiss PostAuto, arrive at Moûtiers-Salins-Brides-les-Bai station.

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Map of how to get from Rome to Brides-les-Bains.
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  • Distance: 619.1 km
  • Duration: 11h 14m

What companies run services between Rome, Italy and Brides-les-Bains, France?

You can take a train from Rome to Brides-les-Bains via Torino Porta Susa, Chambery Challes Les Eaux, Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux, Moûtiers-Salins-Brides-les-Bai, and Gare-Routiere in around 11h 14m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rome to Brides-les-Bains via Grenoble-Gare-Routière, Moûtiers-Salins-Brides-les-Bai, and Gare-Routiere in around 17h 25m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 270€
Flights from Rome to Geneva via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 270€
Flights from Rome to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
110€ - 320€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Rome to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 370€
Flights from Rome to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 150€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Rome to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 550€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rome to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 410€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Rome to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
110€ - 320€
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
50€ - 150€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
50€ - 70€
Base Standard
85€ - 120€
Base Premium
100€ - 150€
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 50€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
40€ - 50€
1st Class
40€ - 50€
Train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Moutiers Salins Brides L Bains
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
22€ - 35€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
28€ - 33€
1st Class
22€ - 27€
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 Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux to Moûtiers-Salins-Brides-les-Bai
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
26€ - 50€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Moutiers Salins Brides L Bains
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
10€ - 26€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
10€ - 16€
Rail 1st Class
18€ - 26€
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 Roma Termini to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 110€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
35€ - 55€
Smart Low Cost
35€ - 55€
Smart Flex
75€ - 110€
Bus operators
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 Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Grenoble-Gare-Routière to Moûtiers-Salins-Brides-les-Bai
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
Swiss PostAuto
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SBB
BensBus
Email
info@nofussbus.co.uk
Website
bensbus.co.uk
Shuttle from Genève Airport to Brides-les-Bains
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
30€ - 55€
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BensBus
Shuttle from Lyon Airport to Moutiers
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
35€ - 65€
More information at
BensBus

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Yes, the driving distance between Rome to Brides-les-Bains is 906 km. It takes approximately 8h 41m to drive from Rome to Brides-les-Bains.

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easyJet, Lufthansa, Swiss and Alitalia offer flights from Rome Airport to Geneva Airport.

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There are 229+ hotels available in Brides-les-Bains. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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The best way to get from Rome to Rome Airport is to train which takes 32 min and costs 7€ - 35€.

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