Cheap train tickets from Lausanne to Milan

Showing times and prices for 20 Jan

Cheapest

£64

Average

£66

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 Lausanne to Milan will cost around £ 66 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 64.

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14:18Lausanne, gare3h22 17:40Milan Centrale
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£641One-way
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06:18Lausanne, gare3h22 09:40Milan Centrale
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£641One-way
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08:18Lausanne, gare3h22 11:40Milan Centrale
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£641One-way
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09:50Lausanne, gare4h50 14:40Milan Centrale
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£671One-way
2nd Cheapest
09:21Lausanne, gare5h19 14:40Milan Centrale
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£671One-way

Train schedule Lausanne to Milan

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06:18Lausanne, gare3h22 09:40Milan Centrale
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08:18Lausanne, gare3h22 11:40Milan Centrale
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08:50Lausanne, gare5h50 14:40Milan Centrale
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09:21Lausanne, gare5h19 14:40Milan Centrale
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09:50Lausanne, gare4h50 14:40Milan Centrale
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14:18Lausanne, gare3h22 17:40Milan Centrale
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Thu
20 Jan
£64Trenitalia
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£174ITA
Fri
21 Jan
£64Trenitalia
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£174ITA
Sat
22 Jan
£45Trenitalia
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£174ITA
Sun
23 Jan
£45Trenitalia
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£173Air Dolomiti
Mon
24 Jan
£45Trenitalia
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£173Air Dolomiti
Tue
25 Jan
£26Trenitalia
£16Flixbus
£151Air Dolomiti
Wed
26 Jan
£26Trenitalia
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£178Swiss
Thu
27 Jan
£26Trenitalia
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£151Air Dolomiti
Fri
28 Jan
£39Trenitalia
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£151Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
29 Jan
£39Trenitalia
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£151Air Dolomiti
Sun
30 Jan
£26Trenitalia
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£151Air Dolomiti
Mon
31 Jan
£26Trenitalia
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£151Air Dolomiti
Tue
1 Feb
£32Trenitalia
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£129Air Dolomiti
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2 Feb
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Thu
3 Feb
£39Trenitalia
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£129Air Dolomiti
Fri
4 Feb
£39Trenitalia
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£129Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
5 Feb
£26Trenitalia
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£114Air Dolomiti
Sun
6 Feb
£26Trenitalia
£18Flixbus
£115Air Dolomiti
Mon
7 Feb
£26Trenitalia
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£114Air Dolomiti
Tue
8 Feb
£26Trenitalia
£12Flixbus
£100Eurowings

Fastest train times from Lausanne to Milan

Showing times and prices for 20 Jan

Fastest Journey

3 h 22 m

Average

4 h 20 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

230 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Lausanne 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 230 km distance in an average of 4 h 20 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 22 m .

The slowest trains will take 5 h 50 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
14:18Lausanne, gare3h22 17:40Milan Centrale
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£641One-way
Fastest
06:18Lausanne, gare3h22 09:40Milan Centrale
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£641One-way
Fastest
08:18Lausanne, gare3h22 11:40Milan Centrale
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£641One-way
2nd Fastest
09:50Lausanne, gare4h50 14:40Milan Centrale
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£671One-way
09:21Lausanne, gare5h19 14:40Milan Centrale
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£671One-way

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Overview: Train from Lausanne to Milan

distanceDistance142 miles (229 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 22 min
priceAverage train ticket price£51 (€58)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersTrenitalia

Trains from Lausanne to Milan cover the 142 miles (229 km) long route taking on average 3 h 22 min with our travel partners like Trenitalia. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £51, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £26. Travellers depart most frequently from Lausanne and arrive in Milano Centrale.

Train companies: Trenitalia trains from Lausanne to Milan

For as little as £26 you can travel by train between Lausanne and Milan with Trenitalia. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

Trenitalia

Find the perfect train between Lausanne 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 from Lausanne to Milan by train is 142 miles (229 km) and the cheapest price for a one-way ticket is £26. Check out Trenitalia’s train timetable from Lausanne to Milan, compare the best prices for the route 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: £26

Please follow the recommendations outlined by Trenitalia when booking your train tickets between Lausanne and Milan due to the coronavirus:

  • 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

Travel Tips: Trains from Lausanne to Milan

Travel by train to Milan easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Lausanne to Milan.
FAQs

Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Lausanne and Milan?

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

What is the status of international entry into Italy from Switzerland?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Italy from Lausanne?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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?

When travelling in Italy, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 18/01/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Lausanne to Milan before travelling.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to Switzerland from Milan, Italy?

Return travel from Italy to Switzerland is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Lausanne 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 Lausanne, 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 13/01/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Lausanne from Milan.

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

Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Lausanne to Milan for as low as £26  for the next 7 days.

What is the average price of train tickets from Lausanne to Milan?

The Lausanne to Milan train ticket price is on average £51  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next week.

How far is it from Lausanne to Milan by train?

The distance from Lausanne to Milan by train is approximately 142 miles (229 km).

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

On average the Lausanne to Milan train time is 3 h 22 min  covering the 142 miles (229 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

When travelling by train from Lausanne to Milan, which train station in Lausanne do I depart from and which train station in Milan do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Lausanne to start your journey from including Lausanne, Lausanne, Closelet and Lausanne, Grattapaille. 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 Lausanne   and arrive in Milano Centrale.

Where do I find the Lausanne train station to Milan? Where is the Milan train station?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Lausanne, which is located around 0.2 miles (311 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 providers can take me between Lausanne and Milan?

If you're looking for trains from Lausanne to Milan, you can rely on Trenitalia to get you to Milan. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Lausanne to Milan route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Are there any Lausanne to Milan direct trains?

Yes, there are 5 direct trains a day to Milan from Lausanne. If you’re looking for a direct train from Lausanne to Milan, consider travelling with Trenitalia. Non-stop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.

How many trains are there to Milan from Lausanne a day?

On average, there are 5 trains a day from Lausanne to Milan. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

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

You can take the first train from Lausanne to Milan at 05: 18   or take the last train from Lausanne to Milan leaving at 18: 18. Look for the latest Lausanne Milan train timetable on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.

How far in advance should I purchase train tickets to Milan from Lausanne for the best deals?

The price of a one way train ticket from Lausanne to Milan is on average £51 if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets between Lausanne and Milan available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Lausanne
Milan
Lausanne is the most popular Lausanne 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 Lausanne for your journey to Milan.