|Distance||595 miles (959 km)|
|Average flight duration||1 h 50 min|
|Average plane ticket price||£18 (€20)|
|Airlines||Ryanair, easyJet, British Airways, Alitalia, Flybe, Malta Air, Wizz Air, Eurowings, Lufthansa, KLM, Alitalia Cityliner, Brussels Airlines, BA Cityflyer or Swiss|
Flights from London to Milan cover the 595 miles (959 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 50 min with our travel partners like Ryanair, easyJet, British Airways, Alitalia, Flybe, Malta Air, Wizz Air, Eurowings, Lufthansa, KLM, Alitalia Cityliner, Brussels Airlines, BA Cityflyer or Swiss. There are direct flight services available. You can get the cheapest plane tickets for this journey for as low as £7, but the average price of plane tickets is £18. Travellers depart most frequently from London Heathrow Airport and arrive in Milan Malpensa Airport.
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Several airlines including major carriers and low-budget operators provide flights from London to Milanwith multiple hourly departures during the morning, afternoon and evening periods. These airlines offer daily direct and indirect service with flight durations from as few as 2h for direct flights to as many as 27h for those involving connections.
There is a minimum of about 28 daily flights from London to Milan with a departure frequency of about four between 00:00 a.m.-08:00 a.m.; approx. 15 from 08:00 a.m.-04:00 p.m. and about nine between 04:00 p.m.-00:00 a.m. Of the nearly 200 weekly departures about 40% are direct flights while the others require connections enroute to Milan, with the earliest flights departing around 06:00 a.m. and the latest leaving approx. 10:00 p.m.
Flight durations from London to Milan vary according to airline, but you should expect the shortest direct trips to take about 2h while those with connections can last as long as 27h. Stopovers will make transfers at either Barcelona-El Prat Airport (BCN), or Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) with some overnight stays.
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Departure airport: London Heathrow Airport is the principal airport serving the city of London and the UK. It is located about 16 miles west (25 km) or 35min by car and at least an hour by regular bus or train from Central London. Facilities at London Heathrow include hotels, lounges, WC with baby changing facilities, shops and restaurants, luggage storage, ATMs, foreign exchange counters, Information Point, vehicle parking and free Wi-Fi. London Gatwick Airport is the UK’s and London’s second busiest airport with a location approx. 28 miles (45 km) by car and about an hour by metro or bus from Central London. Facilities at London Gatwick include hotels, lounges, WC with baby changing facilities, shops and restaurants, luggage storage, ATMs, currency exchange counters, Information Points, vehicle parking and free Wi-Fi. London City Airport is the only one of the London airport that is actually located within the city precincts (approx. 9-mile-14 km or about 35min by car). Facilities at London City include hotels, lounges, WC with baby changing facilities, shops and restaurants, luggage storage, ATMs, currency exchange counters, Information Point, vehicle parking and free Wi-Fi.
Arrival airport: Milan Malpensa Airport is the largest and busiest in the city and is approx. 30 miles (50 km) or approx. one hour by car from downtown. There are public transport links via bus and train from Milan Malpensa to Milan Centrale Railway Station which takes about an hour for both modes of transport. Airport facilities at Milan Malpensa include hotels, lounges, WC with baby-changing facilities, shops and restaurants, luggage storage, ATMs, foreign exchange counters, Information Point, car hire centre and free Wi-Fi. Milan Bergamo Orio al Serio Airport is located about 28 miles (45 km) from the Central Milan and is its second busiest international airport. Bus and metro links from the airport to Milano Centrale Station can take between 1h – 2h depending on the mode of transport. Facilities at Milan Bergamo include hotels, lounges, WC with baby changing facilities, shops and restaurants, Information Point, luggage storage, ATMs, foreign exchange counters, car hire centre and free Wi-Fi. Milan Linate Airport is located only 5.5 miles (9 km) or 15min by car from downtown. This is the closest airport to the city centre. You should anticipate journey times of about 30min (bus) and approx. one hour each for tram and train links to Milan Centrale Station. Airport facilities at Milan Linate include lounges, WC with baby changing facilities, shops and restaurants, luggage storage, ATMs, foreign exchange counters, Information Point, car hire centre and free Wi-Fi.
KLM and British Airways offer some of the most frequent daily and weekly service along this route. British Airways provides direct flights from London Heathrow to Milan Malpensa and Milan Linate. KLM flights mostly involve connections from London Heathrow and London City to Milan Malpensa and Milan Linate via Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS).
KLM offers a minimum of about 12 daily and a maximum of about 160 weekly departures from London Heathrow and London City airports to Milan Malpensa and Milan Linate airports . KLMflights require connections at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport varying from 3h – 27h with plane transfers and some overnight stopovers. The frequency of KLM service tends to be lowest on Saturdays with an average of about 12 flights and heaviest from Sunday - Wednesday and Friday with an average of about 18 daily flights.
British Airways offers frequent direct service from London to Milan. There are a minimum of about three and a maximum of about six daily departures with about 35 weekly trips from London Heathrow Airport destined to either Milan Malpensa or Milan Linate. British Airwaysflights require an average time of about 2h and are most frequent from Tuesday-Friday, with a maximum of about six trips and least frequent on Saturday with a minimum of about three departures.
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To enhance your adventures in the city here are a few helpful tips to bear in mind while you’re in transit from London to Milan. Business tend to close between 02:30 p.m. – 07:00 p.m. and you can leave exact change at bars/restaurants since tipping its neither customary nor expected. Italians frown on dairy after lunch and you should certainly be familiar with the various ways to order coffee before you arrive. A handy universal adaptor for charging your electronic devices is highly recommended. After you travel to Milan from London, take advantage of the foreign exchange offices at airports to get some Euros which will definitely save money on ATM fees later.
KLM offers Europe Business Class for passengers flying first-class within Europe. Economy passengers are allowed one handpiece and one personal bag with a combined weight of 26 lbs (12 kg) while those in Business Class are allowed two hand pieces and one personal bag with a combined weight of 40 lbs (18 kg). Checked bags with dimensions L+W+H of 62 in (158 cm) one of 50 lbs (23 kg) for Economy class and two bags of 70 lbs (32 kg) each in Business Class are permitted.
Pets are restricted in Business Class cabins (except for assistance animals) but you are allowed one per passenger in Economy. The pet must be at least 10 wks. old and weight no more than 18 lbs (8 kg). You can travel with two pets in the cargo hold with a combined weight of 165 lbs (75 kg) for a fee. All pets must be vaccinated with travel papers in order. Bikes must weigh less than 50 lbs (23 kg) with fixed handle bars and pedals removed. Reservations for pets and bikes must be made at least 48h. prior to travel date.
Persons with disabilities can request assistance up to 48h prior to receive escorts to/from aircraft. On-board assistance includes, luggage storage, seating and meals with available wheelchairs for bathroom visits and care for assistance animals if required. British Airways offers Club Europe as its premium program for first and business class travel within Europe. It offers luggage allowances of two checked bags and two personal pieces to be stored in overhead compartments and in-flight lounges among other benefits. Assistance animals are the only ones allowed to travel in the cabin with personal pets needing to travel in the cargo hold. Reservations must be made at time of booking or at least 72h in advance when travelling with pets and be sure all their travel documents are in order. Non-motorised bikes need to be reserved at least 72h in advance and count as part of your luggage allowance with proper covering, fixed handle bars and pedals fixed/removed. Persons with reduced mobility should make requests for assistance at least two days in advance for personalised escort to and from the aircraft. On-board assistance includes seating, bathroom trips, meals and luggage storage and care for assistance animals where necessary.
Booking reservations in advance are the best ways to get cheap tickets from London to Milan. Be flexibility with your travel dates to take advantage of connecting flights, night trips or early morning flights which can also save cash. Promotions or special fares offered by operators are effective ways to reduce ticket prices. Discounts on fares for children, seniors, persons with disabilities, students and groups are additional ways to keep overall travel costs to a minimum.
Flights from London to Milan depart from London Gatwick, Heathrow, Stansted, Luton and City Airports, depending on the airline involved. To get to Heathrow, the express train from Paddington is the quickest option. Trains to Stansted depart from Liverpool Street, to Luton from Kings Cross St Pancras and to London Gatwick from Victoria station. National express coaches will be a cheaper, reliable alternative. To get to the more centrally located City Airport, take the Docklands Light Railway from Canning Town. For late or very early flights from all airports, a taxi will be advisable.
With its stunning opera house, proud footballing tradition, wide range of museums and an elegant, vibrant fashion scene, Milan has it all. Flights from London to Milan touch down at Linate to the east of the city, Bergamo to the north-east, and Malpensa to the west. The train from Malpensa takes about 30 minutes. Bergamo is connected to the city via the Terravision bus service or the Orio Shuttle, both of which take about an hour. Linate is the closest to Milan. From there, bus route 73 runs all day from 5:30 a.m. until 12:30 a.m. and coaches will also be available.
Travel between London, United Kingdom and Milan, Italy by plane is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in Italy must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 17/09/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight from London to Milan as this information can change.
The current restriction level for your return trip by plane from Milan to London is: Partially open
Reentry to United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy
What are the entry requirements?
The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last verified on 16/09/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Milan to London flight here.
If you’re looking to fly out of London, you have a few airport options to start your journey from including London Heathrow Airport, London Stansted Airport and London Gatwick Airport. When flying into Milan, you can arrive in airports like Milan Malpensa Airport, Milan Bergamo Orio al Serio Airport and Milan Linate Airport.
Omio customers who book cheap flights for this trip most frequently fly from London Heathrow Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport.
Passengers board their flight most frequently from London Heathrow Airport, which is located around 14 miles (23 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the plane at Milan Malpensa Airport, located 25 miles (40 km) away from the city centre. You can check for taxi services, public transportation options or airport shuttle services available from Milan Malpensa Airport to take you to the city centre of Milan.
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