The cheapest trains from Paris to Milan

Showing times and prices for 21 Sep

Cheapest

£89

Average

£111

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 Paris to Milan will cost around £ 111 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 89.

Cheapest
14:40Paris Gare de Lyon7h10 21:50Milan Porta Garibaldi
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£891One-way
2nd Cheapest
06:44Paris Gare de Lyon7h06 13:50Milan Porta Garibaldi
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£1341One-way

Timetable Paris to Milan

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06:44Paris Gare de Lyon7h06 13:50Milan Porta Garibaldi
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14:40Paris Gare de Lyon7h10 21:50Milan Porta Garibaldi
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Tue
21 Sep
£89SNCF | TGV INOUI
£53Flixbus
£24Malta Air
Wed
22 Sep
£75SNCF | TGV INOUI
£53Flixbus
£24Malta Air
Thu
23 Sep
£80SNCF | TGV INOUI
£53Flixbus
£29Malta Air
Fri
24 Sep
£89SNCF | TGV INOUI
£52Flixbus
£48easyJet
Sat
25 Sep
£71SNCF | TGV INOUI
£44Flixbus
£29Malta Air
Sun
26 Sep
£71SNCF | TGV INOUI
£53Flixbus
£44easyJet
Mon
27 Sep
£80SNCF | TGV INOUI
£37Flixbus
£44easyJet
Tue
28 Sep
£66SNCF | TGV INOUI
£44Flixbus
£18Malta Air
Wed
29 Sep
£66SNCF | TGV INOUI
£44Flixbus
£14Malta Air
Thu
30 Sep
£71SNCF | TGV INOUI
£46Flixbus
£14Malta Air
Fri
1 Oct
£75SNCF | TGV INOUI
£38Flixbus
£9Malta Air
Sat
2 Oct
£62SNCF | TGV INOUI
£28Flixbus
£9Malta Air
Sun
3 Oct
£57SNCF | TGV INOUI
£44Flixbus
£30Vueling
Mon
4 Oct
£62SNCF | TGV INOUI
£34Flixbus
£20Malta Air
Tue
5 Oct
£53SNCF | TGV INOUI
£44Flixbus
£9Malta Air
Wed
6 Oct
£53SNCF | TGV INOUI
£44Flixbus
£9Malta Air
Thu
7 Oct
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£53BlaBlaCar Bus
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Fri
8 Oct
£62SNCF | TGV INOUI
£26BlaBlaCar Bus
£9Malta Air
Sat
9 Oct
£57SNCF | TGV INOUI
£26BlaBlaCar Bus
£9Malta Air
Sun
10 Oct
£53SNCF | TGV INOUI
£26BlaBlaCar Bus
£20Malta Air

The fastest trains from Paris to Milan

Showing times and prices for 21 Sep

Fastest Journey

7 h 6 m

Average

7 h 8 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

640 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Paris for Milan 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 7 h 8 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 7 h 6 m .

The slowest trains will take 7 h 10 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
06:44Paris Gare de Lyon7h06 13:50Milan Porta Garibaldi
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£1341One-way
2nd Fastest
14:40Paris Gare de Lyon7h10 21:50Milan Porta Garibaldi
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£891One-way

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Train Information from Paris to Milan

distanceDistance396 miles (639 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 6 min
priceAverage train ticket price£87 (€97)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, Thello, SNCF | TGV INOUI, Trenitalia or SNCF | TGV Lyria

Trains from Paris to Milan cover the 396 miles (639 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 6 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, Thello, 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 route for as low as £71, but the average price of train tickets is £87. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Milano Centrale.

Trenitalia

Looking to travel by train from Paris to Milan? Omio can help you find that perfect journey with Trenitalia. Check Omio to see current Trenitalia train timetables, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the Paris to Milan train and book Trenitalia tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a train between Paris and Milan, you can expect to travel 396 miles (639 km) one-way with Trenitalia. If you search for trains from Paris to Milan in the Omio app, you can check if the Trenitalia ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Whether you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train with Trenitalia, we do the work for you to get you safely to Milan from Paris. Book that perfect Paris to Milan train now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with Trenitalia!

    Trenitalia has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Trenitalia tickets from Paris to Milan and when travelling by train:

    • 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

    Trains from Paris to Milan: An Overview

    Paris and Milan are two of Europe’s most famous cities and although it might be the first mode of choice, getting between by train is very straightforward. Three direct trains from Paris to Milan run a day with the journey taking around 7 hours . Trenitalia has one sleeper service a day between the two cities, which leaves just before 8:00 p.m. for the overnight journey of around 10 hours.

    Which train companies run service from Paris to Milan?

    The Paris to Milan train is operated by French-owned company TGV.

    How long is the train journey from Paris to Milan?

    On average the train from Paris to Milan is just over 7 hours direct but it can take longer if the journey requires a change.

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

    There are around 9 trains a day that go to Milan from Paris, 3 are direct and the rest require a change. The first direct train leaves Paris at 06:41 and the last direct train leaves Paris at 14:41..

    What are the departure and arrival airports for flights from Paris to Milan?

    Departure train station: All trains from Paris to Milan leave from Paris Gare de Lyon station, on the North banks of the River Seine in the city's twelfth district. Metro lines 1, 5, and 14 all stop at Gare de Lyon. Frequent buses cover the city and surrounding districts and Paris also has 47 Noctilien night bus routes, operating seven days a week. Services at the station include restaurants, luggage storage and free WiFi.

    Arrival train station: The Paris to Milan train arrives into Milano Centrale, which is located in the centre of the city. It is well connected to the local transport network that is connected to all over the city. Services include restaurants, luggage storage and free WiFi.

    Taking the Train from Paris

    Trains from Paris to Milan depart from Paris Gare de Lyon Station, on the North banks of the River Seine in the city's twelfth district. Paris has an efficient public transport system, with 14 metro lines, with lines 1, 5, and 14 stopping at Gare de Lyon. Frequent buses cover the city and surrounding districts and Paris also has 47 Noctilien night bus routes, operating seven days a week. Taxi ranks are located outside Paris Gare de Lyon.

    Getting into Milan by Train

    Milan is a beautiful city, host to a famous Fashion Week and home to La Scala, one of the world's best-known opera houses. Milan combines the best of the modern world with ancient churches and medieval buildings. The Duomo Cathedral is an awe-inspiring example of Gothic architecture, while Leonardo da Vinci's 'Last Supper' can be admired in the Santa Maria alle Grazie Basilica. Trains from Paris to Milan arrive into Milan Porta Garibaldi Station, in Piazza Sigmund Freud. Passante suburban trains serve outlying areas of the city and Porta Garibaldi is on the MM2 Metro line. An efficient inner city network of transport is composed of metros, trams and buses. Buses run until 2:00 a.m. and taxis can be found at the station.

    Travel Tips

    Trains from Paris 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 Paris to Milan.
    FAQs
    What are the travel restrictions for Milan, Italy if I'm coming from Paris, France by train?

    Travel by train between Paris, France and Milan, Italy is: Partially open.

    Is international entry into Milan from Paris restricted?

    International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Italy from Paris?

    Entry Requirements:

    • 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?

    The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

    The above information was last checked on 20/09/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Paris to Milan closer to your date of departure here.

    What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Paris, France from Milan, Italy?

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

    Is my return train into Paris 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 France from Milan?

    Conditions of reentry:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
    • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
    • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

    What are the safety rules to follow in Paris, France?

    The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

    • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
    • Face mask required: Mandatory

    Last checked on 19/09/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Paris from Milan closer to your date of departure here.

    How much does a cheap train from Paris to Milan cost?
    You can find a cheap train from Paris to Milan for some dates and times for as low as £71  one way in the next 7 days.
    How much is a train ticket from Paris to Milan?
    If you’re looking to buy tickets for this route in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Paris to Milan train prices are on average £87  one way.
    What is the distance by train from Paris to Milan?
    You should expect to travel around 396 miles (639 km)  from Paris to Milan by train.
    How long does it take from Paris to Milan by train?
    The Paris to Milan train duration is on average 7 h 6 min, which is to be expected when travelling 396 miles (639 km) between Paris and Milan. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
    When travelling by train from Paris to Milan, which train station in Paris do I depart from and which train station in Milan do I arrive in?

    When taking a train from Paris, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. When you arrive in Milan, your train can arrive in train stations including Milano Centrale, Milano Rogoredo and Milano Porta Garibaldi.

    Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Paris Gare de Lyon   to Milano Centrale.

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

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Milano Centrale, located 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city centre.

    What train providers go from Paris to Milan?
    If you're looking for trains from Paris to Milan, you can rely on SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, Thello, SNCF | TGV INOUI, Trenitalia or SNCF | TGV Lyria to get you to Milan. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Paris to Milan trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    Are there any Paris to Milan direct train services?
    Yes, there are 2 direct trains per day from Paris to Milan with SNCF | TGV INOUI, 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 book your train ticket.
    How many trains per day are there between Paris and Milan?
    On average, there are 2 trains a day from Paris to Milan. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    When is the earliest train from Paris to Milan? When is the last train from Paris to Milan?
    The first train from Paris to Milan leaves at 04: 39   and the last train for this leaves at 12: 40. Omio shows you the latest train from Paris to Milan schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
    How early should I book Paris to Milan train tickets to get the best deals?
    If you book Paris to Milan train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £87. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Milan from Paris. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.
    Stations

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Paris
    Milan
    Gare Saint-Lazare
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    Paris Gare Montparnasse
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    Paris Gare d'Austerlitz
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    Paris Gare de Lyon
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    Refreshments
    WC

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
    This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines 1, 14<br>Bus lines 29, 57, 61, 91, 20, 24, 63, 65, 87<br>Suburban train lines RER A, D
    Paris Gare de l'Est
    Amenities
    Paris Gare du Nord
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    Refreshments
    WC

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
    This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines 4, 5<br>Suburban train lines RER B, D
    How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
    This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.