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There are 5 ways to get from Vars to Livigno by car, train, bus or shuttle

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Drive, train  •  9h 39m

  1. Drive from Vars to Oulx-Cesana-Clav.-S.
  2. Take the train from Oulx-Cesana-Clav.-S. to Milano Centrale Fr
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Tirano Re8

€48 - €105

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Train, bus  •  13h 39m

  1. Take the train from Oulx-Cesana-Clav.-S. to Milano Centrale Fr
  2. Take the bus from Milano Centrale Station to St. Moritz Station 51

€57 - €120

Bus, train, shuttle  •  13h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Montdauphin-Guillestre to Modane
  2. Take the train from Modane to Milano P.Garibaldi Tgv
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Milan Linate Airport to Livigno

€103 - €152

Bus  •  15h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Oulx to Milan 480 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Milano Lampugnano to St. Moritz Station 51

€52 - €72

Drive  •  6h 21m

  1. Drive from Vars to Livigno 487.8 km

€60 - €90

Vars to Livigno by bus, train, walk and shuttle

The journey time between Vars and Livigno is around 27h 25m and covers a distance of around 587 km. The fastest journey normally takes 25h 15m. Operated by Zou! Hautes-Alpes, Swiss PostAuto, TGV inOui and others, the Vars to Livigno service departs from Ste Marie Monte Pente - VARS and arrives in Livigno. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
27h 25m
Fastest journey time:
25h 15m
Journey distance:
587 km
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
€103
Carbon emissions:
55 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
15:00
Last service departs at:
18:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Vars to Livigno bus, train, walk and shuttle schedules

France → Italy
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International entry into Italy from France

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
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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), Andorra, Australia, Canada, Cyprus, Israel, Japan, Monaco, New Zealand, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican

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Conditions of entry into Italy from France

  • 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
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  • 10-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 Australia, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, Rwanda, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand 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
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)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
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

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Considerations leaving from France

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

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Italy from France.

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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 Livigno is 1500.

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

The social distance requirement in Livigno 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 France from Italy.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vars to Livigno is to bus which costs €50 - €75 and takes 15h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Vars to Livigno is to drive which costs €60 - €90 and takes 6h 21m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vars to Livigno station. However, there are services departing from Ste Marie Monte Pente - VARS and arriving at Livigno, Centro Bus Station via MONT DAUPHIN - Gare SNCF - MONT DAUPHIN, Gare SNCF - BRIANCON, Oulx, Milano Lampugnano and St. Moritz, Bahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 10m.

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The distance between Vars and Livigno is 344 km. The road distance is 487.8 km.

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The best way to get from Vars to Livigno without a car is to train and bus which takes 13h 39m and costs €55 - €120.

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It takes approximately 9h 39m to get from Vars to Livigno, including transfers.

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Vars to Livigno bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Oulx station.

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Vars to Livigno bus services, operated by Autostradale, arrive at St. Moritz Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vars to Livigno is 488 km. It takes approximately 6h 21m to drive from Vars to Livigno.

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There are 276+ hotels available in Livigno. Prices start at €75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Vars to Livigno.
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  • Distance: 344.5 km
  • Duration: 9h 39m

What companies run services between Vars, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France and Livigno, Italy?

You can take a bus from Vars to Livigno via MONT DAUPHIN - Gare SNCF - MONT DAUPHIN, Gare SNCF - BRIANCON, Oulx, Milano Lampugnano, St. Moritz Station, and St. Moritz, Bahnhof in around 15h 10m.

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 Oulx-Cesana-Clav.-S. to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€18 - €65
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€18 - €25
Base Standard
€35 - €50
Base Premium
€45 - €65
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 Milano Centrale to Tirano
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Trenord
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 Modane to Milano P.Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€45 - €60
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€45 - €60
1st Class
€45 - €60
Bus operators
Autostradale
Phone
+39 02 3008 9000
Email
info@autostradale.it
Website
autostradale.it
Bus from Milano Centrale Station to St. Moritz Station
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€19 - €25
Website
Autostradale
Website
Autostradale
Bus from Milano Lampugnano to St. Moritz Station
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€20 - €26
Website
Autostradale
Website
Autostradale
Swiss PostAuto
Livigno Express
Phone
+39 0342 996283
Email
info@livignoexpress.com
Website
livignoexpress.com
Shuttle from Milan Linate Airport to Livigno
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€45 - €70
Schedules at
livignoexpress.com
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Oulx to Milan
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€12 - €16
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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