Cheap train tickets from Milan to Geneva

Showing times and prices for 17 Jan

Cheapest

£85

Average

£85

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 Milan to Geneva will cost around £ 85 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 85.

Cheapest
08:20Milan Centrale4h01 12:21Geneva
0 changes
£851One-way
Cheapest
19:20Milan Centrale4h34 23:54Geneva
0 changes
£851One-way
Cheapest
17:20Milan Centrale4h01 21:21Geneva
0 changes
£851One-way

Train schedule Milan to Geneva

Showing trains for tomorrow, Mon, 17 Jan
08:20Milan Centrale4h01 12:21Geneva
0 changes
17:20Milan Centrale4h01 21:21Geneva
0 changes
19:20Milan Centrale4h34 23:54Geneva
0 changes

This is the last train of the day.

Find all the dates and times for this journey

Compare prices and tickets by train, coach or flight

Mon
17 Jan
£74Trenitalia
£15Flixbus
£154ITA
Tue
18 Jan
£74Trenitalia
Find prices
Find prices
Wed
19 Jan
£74Trenitalia
Find prices
£154ITA
Thu
20 Jan
£52Trenitalia
Find prices
£154ITA
Fri
21 Jan
£52Trenitalia
£15Flixbus
£154ITA
Sat
22 Jan
£52Trenitalia
Find prices
Find prices
Sun
23 Jan
£52Trenitalia
£15Flixbus
£154ITA
Mon
24 Jan
£38Trenitalia
Find prices
£154ITA
Tue
25 Jan
£38Trenitalia
Find prices
Find prices
Wed
26 Jan
£30Trenitalia
Find prices
£154ITA
Thu
27 Jan
£38Trenitalia
Find prices
£154ITA
Fri
28 Jan
£38Trenitalia
Find prices
Find prices
Sat
29 Jan
£38Trenitalia
Find prices
£154ITA
Sun
30 Jan
£30Trenitalia
Find prices
Find prices
Mon
31 Jan
£38Trenitalia
Find prices
£154ITA
Tue
1 Feb
£30Trenitalia
Find prices
£154ITA
Wed
2 Feb
£30Trenitalia
Find prices
£154ITA
Thu
3 Feb
£38Trenitalia
£11Flixbus
£154ITA
Fri
4 Feb
£38Trenitalia
Find prices
£100Eurowings Europe
Sat
5 Feb
£30Trenitalia
£11Flixbus
£154ITA

Fastest train times from Milan to Geneva

Showing times and prices for 17 Jan

Fastest Journey

4 h 1 m

Average

4 h 12 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

250 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Milan for Geneva 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 12 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 34 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
08:20Milan Centrale4h01 12:21Geneva
0 changes
£851One-way
Fastest
17:20Milan Centrale4h01 21:21Geneva
0 changes
£851One-way
2nd Fastest
19:20Milan Centrale4h34 23:54Geneva
0 changes
£851One-way

More than 1,000 travel companies trust us to sell their tickets all in one place.

Virgin Trains
East Coast
Cross Country
Deutsche Bahn
Place to stay

Need a place to stay?

view on map
Top pick hotels
Entire homes & apartments

Find the best accommodation for you, with our partner Booking.com

View All

Overview: Train from Milan to Geneva

distanceDistance154 miles (249 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 1 min
priceAverage train ticket price£65 (€74)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersTrenitalia or SBB

Trains from Milan to Geneva cover the 154 miles (249 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 1 min with our travel partners like Trenitalia or SBB. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £52, but the average price of train tickets is £65. Travellers depart most frequently from Milano Centrale and arrive in Genève.

Train providers: Trenitalia and SBB trains Milan to Geneva

Find the best trains from Milan to Geneva with Omio's travel partners Trenitalia and SBB from £52. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

Trenitalia
SBB

Trenitalia train tickets to Geneva from Milan are available on Omio for as little as £52. Trenitalia is Italy’s national railway operator 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.

Trenitalia offers three different ticket types to fit anyone’s budget, such as the Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria tickets. Trenitalia also has discount and loyalty cards for qualified travellers, which you can use on Omio. When travelling on a Trenitalia train to Geneva from Milan, you can expect to travel 154 miles (249 km). Check Trenitalia’s train timetables and tickets for the Milan to Geneva trip and book your cheap ticket on Omio today!

  • Average Price: £52

Trenitalia has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by train from Milan to Geneva:

  • 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 Milan to Geneva

Travel by train to Geneva 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 Milan to Geneva.
FAQs

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

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

Can I enter Switzerland from Italy?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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?

All travellers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 13/01/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Milan and Geneva as this information can change.

What restrictions are there on reentering Italy from Geneva, Switzerland?

Return travel from Switzerland to Italy is: Partially open.

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

Entry into Italy 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?

Requirements for reentering:

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

Last checked on 15/01/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Milan from Geneva.

What is the price of the cheapest train from Milan to Geneva?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train between Milan and Geneva for as little as £52  in the next 7 days.

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

The Milan to Geneva train ticket price is on average £65  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.

What is the distance from Milan to Geneva by train?

You should expect to travel around 154 miles (249 km)  to Geneva from Milan by train.

What is the average Milan to Geneva train duration?

The train time to Geneva from Milan is on average 4 h 1 min  for the 154 miles (249 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Milan to Geneva by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

What station does the Milan to Geneva train leave from? Which Geneva train station do I come into from Milan?

When taking the train from Milan to Geneva, you can choose to depart from train stations like Milano Centrale, Milano Rogoredo and Milano Porta Garibaldi. Your route can end in train stations such as Genève and Geneva.

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

Where is the departure train station in Milan located? Where is the arrival train station in Geneva located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Milano Centrale, located approximately 1.7 miles (2.8 km) from the city centre of Milan. The most popular arrival train station in Geneva, called Genève, is located around 0.6 miles (950 m) away from its city centre.

What train providers go from Milan to Geneva?

When taking a train from Milan to Geneva, you can count on Trenitalia or SBB for the best way to get you to Geneva. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Milan to Geneva and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

Are there any Milan to Geneva direct train services?

Yes, there are 2 direct trains per day from Milan to Geneva with Trenitalia, and you won’t need to change in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when travelling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase your train ticket.

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

The average number of trains departing Milan for Geneva is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

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

If you prefer early morning trains from Milan to Geneva, the first train leaves at 07: 20. If you prefer late night trains from Milan to Geneva, the last train of the day leaves at 18: 20. Omio shows you the latest train from Milan to Geneva times to help you book the best departure time for this journey.

How early should I book Milan to Geneva train tickets to get 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 trip and save money. If you book train tickets between Milan and Geneva within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £65 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Milan to Geneva a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Milan
Geneva
Milano Centrale is the most popular Milan 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 Milan for your journey to Geneva.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+39 892021
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 05: 50 - 22: 20
Public transport options for Milano Centrale
Metro lines: M2 (green), M3 (yellow)
Tram lines: 1
Bus lines: 5, 9, 10, 42, 81, 87, 152, 728, N26, NM2, NM3, Air Bus, Orio Shuttle
Train lines: FR, FB, EC, Thello, XP2, R28, IC, ICN, RV, R, Regio, Italo
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+39 892021
Public transport options for Milano Porta Garibaldi
Metro lines: M2, M5
Bus lines: 43, 56, 70, 94
Train lines: R21, R31, S1, S11, S2, S5, S7, S8