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Train  •  5h 54m

  1. Take the train from Tirano to Milano Centrale Re8
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Torino Porta Susa Fr / ...
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Alba Re

€25 - €79

Cheapest option

Train #2  •  6h 56m

  1. Take the train from Tirano to Milano Centrale Re8
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Asti Re

€23 - €37

2 alternative options

Train via Turin  •  6h 27m

  1. Take the train from Tirano to Milano Centrale Re8
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale Station to Torino Porta Susa
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Alba Re

€30 - €69

Drive  •  3h 51m

  1. Drive from Tirano to Alba 311.3 km

€35 - €60

Tirano to Alba by train

The train journey time between Tirano and Alba is around 6h 28m and covers a distance of around 362 km. The fastest train normally takes 5h 41m. Services are operated by Trenord, Trenitalia Frecce, Trenitalia and others. Typically 54 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
6h 28m
Fastest train time:
5h 41m
Train distance:
362 km
Trains per week:
54
Cheapest price:
€25
Carbon emissions:
19 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:12
Last train departs at:
19:08

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Tirano to Alba train schedules

Tirano → Alba
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Alba is 1500.

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

The social distance requirement in Alba is 1.5 metres.

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Last updated: 20 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Tirano to Alba is to train, which costs €22 - €40 and takes 6h 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Tirano to Alba is to drive which costs €35 - €60 and takes 3h 51m.

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No, there is no direct train from Tirano to Alba. However, there are services departing from Tirano and arriving at Alba via Milano Centrale and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 54m.

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The distance between Tirano and Alba is 237 km. The road distance is 311.3 km.

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The best way to get from Tirano to Alba without a car is to train which takes 5h 54m and costs €24 - €80.

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It takes approximately 5h 54m to get from Tirano to Alba, including transfers.

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Tirano to Alba train services, operated by Trenord, depart from Tirano station.

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Tirano to Alba train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Alba station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tirano to Alba is 311 km. It takes approximately 3h 51m to drive from Tirano to Alba.

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Map of how to get from Tirano to Alba.
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  • Distance: 237.1 km
  • Duration: 5h 54m

What companies run services between Tirano, Italy and Alba, Piemonte, Italy?

You can take a train from Tirano to Alba via Milano Centrale and Torino Porta Susa in around 5h 54m.

Train operators
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Tirano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Trenord
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 Milano Centrale to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€14 - €55
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€14 - €19
Base Standard
€30 - €40
Base Premium
€35 - €55
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 Milano Centrale to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€9 - €20
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€18 - €20
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Alba
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €11
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€9 - €11
Train from Milano Centrale to Asti
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€9 - €19
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€17 - €19
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 Milano Centrale to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€9 - €14
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€9 - €14
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 3 hours
Estimated price
€14 - €45
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€16 - €23
Smart Low Cost
€14 - €20
Smart Flex
€30 - €45

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