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.
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6 h 41 m
6 h 52 m
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Of the 3 trains that leave Paris for Milan every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||396 miles (639 km)|
|Average train duration||6 h 41 min|
|Average train ticket price||£114 (€126)|
|Train frequency||6 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 5 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, Trenitalia, Thello or Trenitalia|
Trains from Paris to Milan cover the 396 miles (639 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 41 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, Trenitalia, Thello or Trenitalia. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £114, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £89. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Milano Centrale.
Find the best trains to Milan from Paris with Omio's travel partners Trenitalia and Thello from £89. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.
Find the perfect train to Milan from Paris 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 between Paris and Milan by train is 396 miles (639 km) and the cheapest price for a one-way ticket is £89. Check out Trenitalia’s train timetable from Paris to Milan, compare the best prices for the journey 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.
Enjoy a smooth and easy journey to Milan from Paris with Thello! As an official travel partner of Thello, Omio can help you search current train timetables from Thello, compare the best routes from Paris to Milan as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable Thello Paris to Milan train ticket available today. If you search for Thello tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a queue at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train between Paris and Milan on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 396 miles (639 km) journey to Milan from Paris with ease and comfort on a train with Thello.
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.
The Paris to Milan train is operated by French-owned company TGV.
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.
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..
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.
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.
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 between Paris, France and Milan, Italy by train is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in Italy must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 27/06/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Milan from Paris as this information can change.
The restriction level for your return train to Paris, France from Milan is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy
Conditions of reentry:
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 29/06/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Paris from Milan closer to your date of departure here.
Some of the Paris train stations to Milan you can start your journey from include Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Milan include Milano Centrale, Milano Rogoredo and Milano Porta Garibaldi.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arriving in Milano Centrale.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and travel around 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from the city centre to this train station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Milano Centrale and need to travel approximately 2.3 miles (3.7 km) from the train station to the city centre in Milan.
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