|Distance||135 miles (217 km)|
|Average train duration||3 h 17 min|
|Average train ticket price||£53 (€60)|
Trains from Milan to Zurich cover the 135 miles (217 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 17 min with our travel partners like Trenitalia. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £34, but the average price of train tickets is £53. Travellers depart most frequently from Milano Centrale and arrive in Zürich HB.
You can travel by train from Milan to Zurich with Trenitalia for as low as £34. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.
Find the perfect train from Milan to Zurich 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 Milan to Zurich by train is 135 miles (217 km) and the cheapest price for a one-way ticket is £34. Check out Trenitalia’s train timetable from Milan to Zurich, 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.
Trenitalia 's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your train between Milan and Zurich are the following:
Catching the train is a fast and convenient way to travel from Milan to Zurich. There are eight direct connections every day of the week and travellers won't need to make any changes en route. Trains leave from breakfast time until the evening and the journey time will be around three hours 40 minutes.
There's only one choice when it comes to train operators between Milan and Zurich. Trenitalia runs a daily direct service out of Milan Centrale.
Travellers can expect a journey duration of between three hours 35 minutes and three hours 40 minutes when they take direct trains to Zurich from Milan.
Whenever they need to travel, passengers should be able to find convenient trains to Zurich from Milan. Trains leave seven days a week. Eight trains depart every day from Milan Centrale, starting around breakfast time and departing every couple of hours until the final train leaves shortly after 7:00 p.m.
Departure train station: Trains to Zurich will always depart from Milan Centrale and getting there should pose few problems. Centrale is on the yellow M3 Metro line and the green M2 line and it shouldn't take more than 10 minutes to reach from central areas. Those coming from other parts of Milan can take the red M1 line and change at Duomo. Trains also run directly from Milan's Malpensa Airport to Centrale, leaving roughly every 45 minutes and taking 45 minutes to one hour. At the station, passengers can expect shops and places to grab a bite to eat. Currency exchange is also available if required.
Arrival train station: Trains from Milan will arrive at Zurich's Hauptbahnhof. From there, passengers can hop onto trams 7 or 13. Both offer reliable, fast connections to central Zurich, which is only 10-15 minutes away. Taxis are also plentiful, and the station WiFi can be used to book cabs if required. Underneath the station, passengers will also find a shopping centre, filled with luxury stores and plenty of bars and restaurants.
Travel by train between Milan, Italy and Zurich, Switzerland is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy
The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 23/09/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Milan and Zurich closer to your date of departure here.
Return travel from Switzerland to Italy is: Partially open.
Entry into Italy is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 25/09/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Milan from Zurich.
When departing from Milan, you have various train station options to start your route from including Milano Centrale, Milano Rogoredo and Milano Porta Garibaldi. When arriving in Zurich, you can end your route in train stations like Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich, Central Bus Station.
Omio customers book a train from Milano Centrale to Zürich HB most frequently for this route.
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 Zürich HB and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city centre in Zurich.
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