There are 5 ways to get from Stresa to Altdorf by train, ferry, bus or car

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  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Stresa to Gallarate Reg / ...
  2. Take the train from Mendrisio to Flüelen 2 / ...

$55 - $113

Cheapest option

Line 3 bus, line 311 bus, train  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the line 3 bus from Verbania Pallanza Tribunale to Brissago 3
  2. Take the line 311 bus from Locarno, Via della Pace to Bellinzona, Piazzale Stazione 311
  3. Take the train from Bellinzona to Flüelen 2 / ...

$51 - $92

3 alternative options

Ferry, train  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the ferry from Stresa to Locarno 230 / ...
  2. Take the train from Locarno to Biasca 20
  3. Take the train from Biasca to Erstfeld 6-Y

$65 - $117

Train, line 1 bus  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Stresa to Brig Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Andermatt 6-Y / ...
  3. Take the line 1 bus from Göschenen, Bahnhof to Altdorf UR, Telldenkmal 1

$80 - $147

Drive  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Stresa to Altdorf 116.2 miles

$27 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Stresa to Altdorf is to drive which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 2 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stresa to Altdorf is to drive which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 2 h 28 min.

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The distance between Stresa and Altdorf is 111 km. The road distance is 185.9 km.

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The best way to get from Stresa to Altdorf without a car is to train which takes 4 h 53 min and costs 45€ - 100€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 53 min to get from Stresa to Altdorf, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stresa to Altdorf is 186 km. It takes approximately 2 h 28 min to drive from Stresa to Altdorf.

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There are 370+ hotels available in Altdorf. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 69.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 53 min

What companies run services between Stresa, Italy and Altdorf, Uri, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Stresa to Altdorf via Gallarate, Varese, Mendrisio, Flüelen, and Flüelen, Hauptplatz in around 4 h 53 min.

Train operators
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 Stresa to Gallarate
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
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 Mendrisio to Flüelen
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Locarno to Biasca
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Biasca to Erstfeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bellinzona to Flüelen
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Stresa to Brig
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
MGB
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Andermatt
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
2nd Class Ticket
$40 - $50
1st Class Ticket
$70 - $85
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Göschenen, Bahnhof to Altdorf UR, Telldenkmal
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus from Locarno, Via della Pace to Bellinzona, Piazzale Stazione
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
VCO Trasporti
Phone
800 503001
Website
vcotrasporti.it
Bus from Verbania Pallanza Tribunale to Brissago
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
vcotrasporti.it
Ferry operators

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