Cheap train tickets from Geneva to Milan

Showing times and prices for 23 Jan

Cheapest

£84

Average

£84

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Geneva to Milan will cost around £ 84 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 84.

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05:39Geneva4h01 09:40Milan Centrale
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£841One-way
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13:39Geneva4h01 17:40Milan Centrale
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£841One-way
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07:39Geneva4h01 11:40Milan Centrale
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£841One-way

Train schedule Geneva to Milan

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05:39Geneva4h01 09:40Milan Centrale
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07:39Geneva4h01 11:40Milan Centrale
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13:39Geneva4h01 17:40Milan Centrale
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Sun
23 Jan
£74Trenitalia
£22Flixbus
£175ITA
Mon
24 Jan
£74Trenitalia
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£175ITA
Tue
25 Jan
£52Trenitalia
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£209Swiss
Wed
26 Jan
£52Trenitalia
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£209Swiss
Thu
27 Jan
£52Trenitalia
£15Flixbus
£174Air Dolomiti
Fri
28 Jan
£52Trenitalia
£15Flixbus
£174Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
29 Jan
£52Trenitalia
£15Flixbus
£174Air Dolomiti
Sun
30 Jan
£38Trenitalia
£17Flixbus
£174Air Dolomiti
Mon
31 Jan
£30Trenitalia
£15Flixbus
£153Air Dolomiti
Tue
1 Feb
£38Trenitalia
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£153Air Dolomiti
Wed
2 Feb
£38Trenitalia
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£153Air Dolomiti
Thu
3 Feb
£45Trenitalia
£11Flixbus
£153Air Dolomiti
Fri
4 Feb
£45Trenitalia
£15Flixbus
£153Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
5 Feb
£38Trenitalia
£15Flixbus
£130Air Dolomiti
Sun
6 Feb
£59Trenitalia
£15Flixbus
£130Air Dolomiti
Mon
7 Feb
£45Trenitalia
£11Flixbus
£130Lufthansa Cityline
Tue
8 Feb
£38Trenitalia
£11Flixbus
£130Air Dolomiti
Wed
9 Feb
£30Trenitalia
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£130Air Dolomiti
Thu
10 Feb
£38Trenitalia
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£116Air Dolomiti
Fri
11 Feb
£38Trenitalia
£15Flixbus
£115Lufthansa Cityline

Fastest train times from Geneva to Milan

Showing times and prices for 23 Jan

Fastest Journey

4 h 1 m

Average

4 h 1 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

250 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Geneva for Milan every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 250 km distance in an average of 4 h 1 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 4 h 1 m .

The slowest trains will take 4 h 1 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
05:39Geneva4h01 09:40Milan Centrale
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£841One-way
Fastest
13:39Geneva4h01 17:40Milan Centrale
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£841One-way
Fastest
07:39Geneva4h01 11:40Milan Centrale
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£841One-way

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Overview: Train from Geneva to Milan

distanceDistance154 miles (249 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 1 min
priceAverage train ticket price£62 (€71)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersTrenitalia or SBB

Trains from Geneva to Milan cover the 154 miles (249 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 1 min with our travel partners like Trenitalia or SBB. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £62, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £52. Travellers depart most frequently from Genève and arrive in Milano Centrale.

Train companies: Trenitalia and SBB trains Geneva to Milan

Buy your official Trenitalia and SBB train tickets to Milan from Geneva from £52 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable journey.

Trenitalia
SBB

Find the perfect train between Geneva and Milan with Trenitalia. Trenitalia offers different ticket types to fit anyone’s budget, such as the Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria tickets. You can also apply Trenitalia discount cards on Omio at the time of purchase. The distance between Geneva and Milan by train is 154 miles (249 km) and the cheapest price for a one-way ticket is £52. Check out Trenitalia’s train timetable to Milan from Geneva, compare the best prices for the trip and book your cheap train ticket on Omio today!

Trenitalia is the main operator of train services in Italy, with a huge fleet of trains offering different levels of comfort, amenities and speed at which they travel. The company's flagship trains are the high-speed Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca. Trenitalia also operates trains such as the Eurocity (EC), Euronotte (EN), InterCity (IC), InterCitynotte (ICN), as well as the Regionale Veloce (RV), Regionale (R), Suburbano (S) and Metropolitano (M). Toilets and WiFi access are standard on long-distance train routes. In most cases, the trains also provide barrier-free access.

  • Average Price: £52

Trenitalia has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Trenitalia tickets from Geneva to Milan and when travelling by train:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Refund or voucher policy
  • In the case of Trenitalia cancellations, the customer will be contacted directly. If the customer does not intend to travel, they can still obtain a full refund by submitting a cancellation request (relevant special conditions might apply) by filling in a request form for an electronic credit here: https://reclami-e-suggerimenti.trenitalia.com/rimborsi/en/Anagrafica.aspx
  • Alternatively, the customer can request a refund for the payment method they used at the time of purchase by contacting a Trenitalia ticket office and presenting the communication received. Find the refund request form for regional trains here: https://www.trenitalia.com/content/dam/tcom/allegati/trenitalia/in_regione/Modulo_Indennit%C3%A0_Rimborsi_Coronavirus_posta_mail.pdf.
  • For further information and cancellation procedures go to the Trenitalia website: https://www.trenitalia.com/en/info_contacts/refund-for-journey-cancellation.html Or in Italian here: https://www.trenitalia.com/it/informazioni/rimborso-per-rinuncia-al-viaggio-febbraio-2020.html

Taking trains from Geneva to Milan is a fast and easy way to travel between these two fabulous European cities. With 4 departures, each taking about 4 hours, every day of the week, you can be sure that this journey may even be better than flying.

Geneva to Milan train times: daily departures

There are 4 trains from Geneva to Milan every day; each departing at around the same time. There are 2 in the morning, around 5:30 a.m. and 7:30 a.m., except for Sunday, when the first train is around 4:30 am. Then there are 2 in the afternoon/evening, at around 1:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. It is always advisable to check the schedules to make sure there haven't been any changes.

How long is the journey by train from Geneva to Milan?

All the trains from Geneva to Milan take about the same amount of traveling time. These are all direct routes that do not require you to make any train changes. The travel time for every journey is about 4 hours. This consistency should be helpful when it comes to planning your journey.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Geneva to Milan?

Departure station: Trains from Geneva to Milan depart from the main station, Genève-Cornavin railway station. It is practically in the city center, about half a mile away. There are many public transit options with buses and trams connecting to the station. There are plenty of amenities, including WiFi, shops, restaurants, disabled access, and tourist information.

Arrival station: Passengers arrive at Milan's main station, Milano Centrale, just three miles from the city center. A main hub for the region, there are convenient public bus and train lines connecting to the station. Among the available facilities, there are waiting rooms and luggage storage, as well as WiFi, shops and restaurants, and disabled access.

Which train companies travel from Geneva to Milan?

Trenitalia runs the trains from Geneva to Milan, in conjunction with Swiss Federal Railway, on the Eurocity service. Even though they are the only company providing service between Geneva and Milan, the regular schedule and service quality is still first-rate.

Trenitalia Geneva to Milan

Trenitalia is the main rail operator for Italy. Through its Eurocity service, it offers services to other cities, including between Geneva and Milan. These 4 departures are spread throughout the day, with 2 in the morning and 2 in the afternoon. But no matter the departure time, each trip takes around 4 hours to get to Milan from Geneva.

Geneva to Milan trains: services on board

First-class as well as second-class seating is available on each of the trains from Geneva to Milan. Second-class seats are comfortable with access to dining options. First-class tickets offer greater legroom, as well as power outlets and added dining amenities. Your luggage must fit in the storage areas, and bicycles must be disassembled and carried on as luggage. Small pets travel for free as long as they are in a carrier, while you may have to pay additional fees for larger animals, which must be muzzled and leashed. Trenitalia can accommodate disabled passengers and those who need assistance, and you should request assistance in advance to avoid any inconvenience.

How to find cheap train tickets from Geneva to Milan?

All the trains from Geneva to Milan may follow a similar schedule and take the same amount of time, but there are ways to get bargains. Try to book as far in advance as you can to save some cash. Or consider traveling one day earlier or later, as the fares may be cheaper. 

Travel Tips: Trains from Geneva to Milan

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FAQs

Am I allowed to travel by train from Geneva, Switzerland to Milan, Italy?

Travel by train between Geneva, Switzerland and Milan, Italy is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Milan from Geneva restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Italy from Geneva?

Entry Requirements:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 48 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Milan, Italy?

The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 21/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Geneva and Milan closer to your date of departure here.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Switzerland from Milan, Italy?

Return travel from Italy to Switzerland is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Geneva from Milan?

Entry into Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Milan?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Geneva, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 20/01/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Geneva from Milan.

What is the cost of cheap trains between Geneva and Milan?

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains to Milan from Geneva to cost as little as £52  in the next 7 days.

How much does the train from Geneva to Milan cost on average?

If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Geneva to Milan train price to come in at an average of £62  one way.

How far is it from Geneva to Milan by train?

The train distance from Geneva to Milan is around 154 miles (249 km).

How many hours does it take from Geneva to Milan by train?

On average the train from Geneva to Milan duration is 4 h 1 min  for the 154 miles (249 km) long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

Which train station in Geneva goes to Milan? Which train station do I come into Milan from Geneva?

There are a few train stations in Geneva to start your route from including Genève and Geneva. In Milan you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Milano Centrale, Milano Rogoredo and Milano Porta Garibaldi.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Genève   and arrive in Milano Centrale.

Where is the train station in Geneva to go to Milan? Where is the train station in Milan located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Genève, which is located around 0.6 miles (950 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Milano Centrale, located 1.7 miles (2.8 km) away from the city centre.

Which train companies can take me to Milan from Geneva?

For the route from Geneva to Milan you can take a train with Trenitalia or SBB. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Milan from Geneva on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

Are there any Geneva to Milan direct trains?

Yes, there are direct trains between Geneva and Milan, and you can find a direct train for this route with Trenitalia  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you book your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.

What time is the earliest train from Geneva to Milan? What time is the last train from Geneva to Milan?

If you prefer early morning trains from Geneva to Milan, the first train leaves at 04: 39. If you prefer late night trains from Geneva to Milan, the last train of the day leaves at 12: 39. Omio shows you the latest train from Geneva to Milan timetable to help you book the best departure time for this trip.

How early should I purchase train tickets to Milan from Geneva to score the best deals?

In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this journey and save money. If you book train tickets between Geneva and Milan within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £62 one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Geneva to Milan a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Geneva
Milan
Genève is the most popular Geneva railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Geneva for your journey to Milan.