Alba to Pistoia trains might be a good value for money solution: travelling in Italy by train is often rather cheap and faster than taking a bus indeed Trains leave from Alba and arrive at Pistoia every about 2 hours on average. If travelling with Trenitalia, you need to know the Alba to Pistoia train schedule: the first train leaves at 06:08, while the last ride is at 16:08. A Alba to Pistoia train cost about 54.3 €. But how long is the train ride from Alba to Pistoia? Your journey takes about 7 hours on average.