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Train  •  4h 17m

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

€80 - €161

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Bus  •  6h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Bern to Turin N506

€19 - €24

3 alternative options

Train via Domodossola  •  5h 47m

  1. Take the train from Spiez to Domodossola Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Domodossola to Novara Re
  3. Take the train from Novara to Torino Porta Nuova Re / ...

€30 - €87

Train, bus  •  6h 25m

  1. Take the train from Spiez to Domodossola Ec / ...
  2. Take the bus from Domodossola - Stazione Ferroviaria to Novara - Piazza Garibaldi Lato Dogana - Stazione Rfi 015 / ...
  3. Take the train from Novara to Torino Porta Nuova Re / ...

€31 - €84

Drive  •  3h 56m

  1. Drive from Spiez to Turin 353 km

€40 - €65

Spiez to Turin by train

The train journey time between Spiez and Turin is around 6h 58m and covers a distance of around 364 km. The fastest train normally takes 4h 19m. Operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) and ItaloTreno, the Spiez to Turin train service departs from Spiez and arrives in Torino Porta Susa. Typically 20 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
6h 58m
Fastest train time:
4h 19m
Train distance:
364 km
Trains per week:
20
Cheapest price:
€80
Carbon emissions:
19 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
08:05
Last train departs at:
19:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Spiez to Turin train schedules

Switzerland → Italy
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International entry into Italy from Switzerland

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Italy, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, Cyprus, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions. Brazil, India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka are also restricted

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Conditions of entry into Italy from Switzerland

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from Switzerland
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  • 5-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
This applies to arrivals from Albania, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, Hong Kong, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates and United States
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and United Kingdom
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
This applies to arrivals from United Kingdom
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area, Canada, Japan and United States
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of San Marino and Vatican

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Rules to follow in Italy

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Switzerland

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Italy from Switzerland.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Turin is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Turin is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Turin is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

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

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 31 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Spiez to Turin is to bus which costs SFr 20 - SFr 26 and takes 6h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Spiez to Turin is to drive which costs SFr 45 - SFr 70 and takes 3h 56m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Spiez to Turin. However, there are services departing from Spiez, Bahnhof and arriving at Turin via Bern, Hauptbahnhof and Bern. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 57m.

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No, there is no direct train from Spiez to Turin. However, there are services departing from Spiez and arriving at Torino Porta Susa via Milano Centrale Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 17m.

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The distance between Spiez and Turin is 180 km. The road distance is 353 km.

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The best way to get from Spiez to Turin without a car is to train which takes 4h 17m and costs SFr 85 - SFr 180.

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It takes approximately 4h 17m to get from Spiez to Turin, including transfers.

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Spiez to Turin bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Bern station.

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Spiez to Turin train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Spiez station.

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The best way to get from Spiez to Turin is to train which takes 4h 17m and costs SFr 85 - SFr 180. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 20 - SFr 26 and takes 6h 57m.

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Map of how to get from Spiez to Turin.
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  • Distance: 180.3 km
  • Duration: 4h 17m

What companies run services between Spiez, Switzerland and Turin, Italy?

You can take a train from Spiez to Turin via Milano Centrale and Milano Centrale Station in around 4h 17m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Bern to Turin once daily. Tickets cost €17 - €21 and the journey takes 4h 55m.

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Spiez to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€65 - €120
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Spiez to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€30 - €65
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 2 hours
Estimated price
€14 - €45
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€16 - €23
Smart Low Cost
€14 - €20
Smart Flex
€30 - €45
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Spiez to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€16 - €23
Website
BLS AG
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
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 Domodossola to Novara
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€6 - €13
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€12 - €13
Train from Novara to Torino Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7 - €14
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€12 - €14
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Novara to Torino Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€7 - €11
Bus operators
STN
Phone
0321 472647
Email
info@stnnet.it
Website
stnnet.it
Bus from Domodossola - Stazione Ferroviaria to Novara - Piazza Garibaldi Lato Dogana - Stazione Rfi
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€8 - €10
Website
STN
Autoservizi Comazzi srl
Phone
0322 844 862
Email
comazzi@comazzibus.com
Website
comazzibus.com
Bus from Domodossola, Stazione to Novara, stazione FS
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€7 - €9
Website
Autoservizi Comazzi srl
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 Bern to Turin
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€17 - €21
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Spiez to Turin bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Turin station.

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Spiez to Turin train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Torino Porta Nuova station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Spiez to Turin is 353 km. It takes approximately 3h 56m to drive from Spiez to Turin.

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