The cheapest trains from Lausanne to Milan

Showing times and prices for 19 Oct

Cheapest

£73

Average

£73

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 £ 73 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 73.

Cheapest
06:18Lausanne, gare3h22 09:40Milan Centrale
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£731One-way
Cheapest
14:18Lausanne, gare3h22 17:40Milan Centrale
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£731One-way
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19:18Lausanne, gare3h22 22:40Milan Centrale
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£731One-way

Timetable Lausanne to Milan

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06:18Lausanne, gare3h22 09:40Milan Centrale
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14:18Lausanne, gare3h22 17:40Milan Centrale
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19:18Lausanne, gare3h22 22:40Milan Centrale
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Tue
19 Oct
£65Trenitalia
£29Flixbus
£173ITA
Wed
20 Oct
£65Trenitalia
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£173ITA
Thu
21 Oct
£53Trenitalia
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£173ITA
Fri
22 Oct
£53Trenitalia
£29Flixbus
£171Lufthansa
Sat
23 Oct
£46Trenitalia
£29Flixbus
£200Lufthansa
Sun
24 Oct
£53Trenitalia
£25Flixbus
£191ITA
Mon
25 Oct
£40Trenitalia
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£170Brussels Airlines
Tue
26 Oct
£40Trenitalia
£20Flixbus
£170Brussels Airlines
Wed
27 Oct
£40Trenitalia
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£149Lufthansa
Thu
28 Oct
£40Trenitalia
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£144Lufthansa Cityline
Fri
29 Oct
£40Trenitalia
£25Flixbus
£149Swiss
Sat
30 Oct
£40Trenitalia
£20Flixbus
£144Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
31 Oct
£40Trenitalia
£25Flixbus
£144Air Dolomiti
Mon
1 Nov
£40Trenitalia
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£127Swiss
Tue
2 Nov
£33Trenitalia
£20Flixbus
£105Alitalia
Wed
3 Nov
£33Trenitalia
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£121Air Dolomiti
Thu
4 Nov
£33Trenitalia
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£121Air Dolomiti
Fri
5 Nov
£33Trenitalia
£20Flixbus
£121Air Dolomiti
Sat
6 Nov
£33Trenitalia
£16Flixbus
£107Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
7 Nov
£33Trenitalia
£19Flixbus
£107Air Dolomiti

The fastest trains from Lausanne to Milan

Showing times and prices for 19 Oct

Fastest Journey

3 h 22 m

Average

3 h 22 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

230 km

Of the 3 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 3 h 22 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 22 m .

The slowest trains will take 3 h 22 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
06:18Lausanne, gare3h22 09:40Milan Centrale
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£731One-way
Fastest
14:18Lausanne, gare3h22 17:40Milan Centrale
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£731One-way
Fastest
19:18Lausanne, gare3h22 22:40Milan Centrale
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£731One-way

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Train Information to Milan from Lausanne

distanceDistance142 miles (229 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 22 min
priceAverage train ticket price£57 (€65)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesTrenitalia

Trains from Lausanne to Milan cover the 142 miles (229 km) long trip 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 trip costs around £57, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £46. Travellers depart most frequently from Lausanne and arrive in Milano Centrale.

Train companies

Trenitalia trains from Lausanne to Milan

For as little as £46 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 £46. 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: £46

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
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FAQs
Is cross-border travel by train between Lausanne, Switzerland and Milan, Italy allowed?

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:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • 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 18/10/2021. 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.

Are there restrictions on returning to Switzerland from Italy by train?

The restriction level for your return train to Lausanne, Switzerland from Milan is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Lausanne from Milan restricted?

International entry 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?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • 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:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 15/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Lausanne from Milan closer to your date of departure here.

How much do cheap train tickets between Lausanne and Milan cost?
You can find a cheap train from Lausanne to Milan for some dates and times for as low as £46  one way in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train ticket from Lausanne to Milan on average?
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Lausanne to Milan train price to come in at an average of £57  one way.
How far is it from Lausanne to Milan by train?
The train distance from Lausanne to Milan is around 142 miles (229 km).
How long is the train between Lausanne and Milan?
While the time it takes to travel 142 miles (229 km) to Milan from Lausanne can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Lausanne to Milan is on average 3 h 22 min.
What is the departure train station in Lausanne and arrival train station in Milan?

When departing from Lausanne, you have various train station options to start your route from including Lausanne, Lausanne, Closelet and Lausanne, Grattapaille. When arriving in Milan, you can end your route in train stations like Milano Centrale, Milano Rogoredo and Milano Porta Garibaldi.

Omio customers book a train from Lausanne   to Milano Centrale   most frequently for this route.

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

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Lausanne, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Lausanne. The most popular arrival train station in Milan, called Milano Centrale, is located around 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from its city centre.

What train providers offer a service to Milan from Lausanne?
When taking a train from Lausanne to Milan, you can count on Trenitalia for the best way to get you to Milan. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Lausanne and Milan and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Can I purchase a direct train from Lausanne to Milan?
Yes, there are 5 direct trains per day from Lausanne to Milan. You can look to travel with Trenitalia  without needing to change in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this trip.
How many train services per day are there from Lausanne to Milan?
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 are the first and last departure train times from Lausanne to Milan?
The first Lausanne to Milan train departs at 05: 18   and the last train from Lausanne to Milan leaves at 18: 18. Check out the most up-to-date Lausanne to Milan train timetable on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How early should I buy Lausanne to Milan train tickets to get the best deals?
You can find a train from Lausanne to Milan to cost on average £57 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Lausanne to Milan train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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.