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 Paris will cost around £ 94 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 75.
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7 h 16 m
8 h 13 m
Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave Milan for Paris every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 640 km distance in an average of 8 h 13 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 7 h 16 m .
The slowest trains will take 9 h 45 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.
|Distance||396 miles (639 km)|
|Average train duration||7 h 16 min|
|Average train ticket price||£88 (€98)|
|Train frequency||2 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 2 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||SNCF | TGV, Thello, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, Trenitalia or SNCF | TGV Lyria|
Trains from Milan to Paris cover the 396 miles (639 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 16 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV, Thello, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, Trenitalia or SNCF | TGV Lyria. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £66, but the average price of train tickets is £88. Travellers depart most frequently from Milano Centrale and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.
For as little as £66 you can travel by train between Milan and Paris with Trenitalia. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.
Looking for trains between Milan and Paris? Trenitalia is one of the best companies to travel with on the 396 miles (639 km) trip from Milan to Paris. As an official travel partner of Trenitalia, Omio quickly shows you the latest Trenitalia train timetables, tickets and offers (such as luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Milan to Paris routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable Trenitalia train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains from Milan to Paris, you can quickly see if the Trenitalia ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Milan - Paris train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with Trenitalia!
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The first train from Milan to Paris departs at 6:00 a.m., with the last service departing at 11:05 p.m. Services run roughly once every two hours with Trenitalia up until 4:07 p.m., with the 11:05 p.m service being an additional night train service. Most services are direct, though some require a change, usually in Switzerland at Basel or Zurich.
Trains from Milan to Paris depart from Milano Centrale station, which, despite its name, is located around three miles north of the city centre. Metro Service M3 serves Milano Centrale station from the city centre every five minutes throughout the week until late evening, with an average journey time of around six minutes. Taxi services are also available and will take roughly the same amount of time to reach Milano Centrale.
The capital city of France, Paris has been continually celebrated for its significant contributions to fashion, literature, and art over the years. It is also a uniquely beautiful city and is home to several iconic monuments and buildings including the Eiffel Tower, the Notre Dame Cathedral, and the Arc de Triomphe. Paris is also a great place to shop and is home to several shopping centres and department stores. Trains from Milan to Paris arrive at Paris Gare de Lyon metro station, which is situated just over two miles south of the city centre. Metro line 14 serves the city centre from Paris Gare de Lyon, with services running every five minutes until late throughout the week and journeys typically taking around four minutes.
Travel by train between Milan, Italy and Paris, France is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 20/09/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Milan to Paris closer to your date of departure here.
Return travel from France to Italy is: Partially open.
Entry into Italy is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 21/09/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Milan from Paris.
When taking a train from Milan, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Milano Centrale, Milano Rogoredo and Milano Porta Garibaldi. When you arrive in Paris, your train can arrive in train stations including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est.
Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Milano Centrale to Paris Gare de Lyon.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Milano Centrale and travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city centre to this train station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Paris Gare de Lyon and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the train station to the city centre in Paris.
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