There are 3 ways to get from Samedan to Tirano by bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Samedan to Tirano 51-Y

$26 - $40

Cheapest option

Train  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Pontresina to Tirano Regional / ...

$24 - $52

1 alternative option

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Samedan to Tirano 36.3 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Samedan to Tirano is to drive which costs SFr 7 - SFr 11 and takes 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Samedan to Tirano is to drive which costs SFr 7 - SFr 11 and takes 54 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Samedan and arriving at Tirano. Services depart three times a week, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Samedan to Tirano. However, there are services departing from Samedan and arriving at Tirano via Pontresina. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 56 min.

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The distance between Samedan and Tirano is 42 km. The road distance is 58.1 km.

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The best way to get from Samedan to Tirano without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 10 min and costs SFr 25 - SFr 40.

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The bus from Samedan to Tirano takes 1 h 10 min including transfers and departs three times a week.

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Samedan to Tirano bus services, operated by Swiss PostAuto, depart from Samedan station.

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Map of how to get from Samedan to Tirano.
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  • Distance: 26.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 10 min

What companies run services between Samedan, Switzerland and Tirano, Italy?

Swiss PostAuto operates a bus from Samedan to Tirano 3 times a week. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min. Alternatively, Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Samedan to Tirano every 4 hours. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 56 min. Rhätische Bahn also services this route 5 times a day.

Train operators
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Pontresina to Tirano
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Rhätische Bahn
Phone
+41 81 288 65 65
Website
rhb.ch
Train from Pontresina to Tirano
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Schedules at
rhb.ch
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rhb.ch
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto

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