Scheduled interruption of the Domodossola-Iselle line – Impact on International train circulation
Following the works planned on the Domodossola line from 12 August – 2 September 2012, there will be changes to the circulation of the International Italy-Switzerland and Italy-France connections.
Italy-Switzerland Eurocity trains
Milan-Basel and vice-versa (EC 50, 52, 56 and 51, 57, 59)Venice- Milan-Geneva and vice-versa (EC 32, 34, 36, 42 and 35, 37, 39, 41)
From 13 August to 2 September 2012
: the service will run as follows, with replacement buses on the route between Domodossola and Iselle:
- train from Milan to Domodossola;
- from Domodossola by bus to Iselle;
- at Iselle continuation by train to Briga, and then another train to the final destination.
Same conditions for the trip from Switzerland to Milan
the journey is estimated to take approximately 30 minutes longer than the usual time. New timetables already loaded on the booking systems.
: Reduced capacity with respect to the usual one, and possible limitations to 2nd class service only
Passengers from/to Venice
: Trains from Venice to Geneva and vice-versa start and stop at Milan. For the Milan-Venice stretch another ticket must be purchased (numerous Freccia Bianca connections available).
: temporarily unavailable.
Italy-France Thello trains
Venice- Milan-Paris Gare de Lyon and vice-versa (EN 220, 221)
From 12 August to 1 September 2012
, the Thello trains are diverted via Modane, instead of via Domodossola.
: The journey is estimated to take approximately 1h30 longer, in the direction from Italy to Paris.
Departure from Milan Central station brought forwards to 23.20 instead of 23.38.
New timetables already loaded on the booking systems.
: reduced capacity compared to usual.