Cheap train tickets from Paris to Milan

Showing times and prices for 21 Jan

Cheapest

£39

Average

£74

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 £ 74 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 39.

Cheapest
06:35Paris Gare de Lyon7h15 13:50Milan Centrale
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£391One-way
2nd Cheapest
06:47Paris Gare de Lyon7h02 13:49Milan Porta Garibaldi
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£561One-way
15:18Paris Gare de Lyon6h49 22:07Milan Centrale
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£601One-way
12:47Paris Gare de Lyon7h02 19:49Milan Porta Garibaldi
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£691One-way
12:47Paris Gare de Lyon7h43 20:30Milan Centrale
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£931One-way

Train schedule Paris to Milan

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06:35Paris Gare de Lyon7h15 13:50Milan Centrale
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06:47Paris Gare de Lyon7h02 13:49Milan Porta Garibaldi
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12:47Paris Gare de Lyon7h02 19:49Milan Porta Garibaldi
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12:47Paris Gare de Lyon7h43 20:30Milan Centrale
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14:43Paris Gare de Lyon7h06 21:49Milan Porta Garibaldi
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15:18Paris Gare de Lyon6h49 22:07Milan Centrale
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21 Jan
£48Trenitalia
£34BlaBlaCar Bus
£7Malta Air
Sat
22 Jan
£48Trenitalia
£30BlaBlaCar Bus
£38Malta Air
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23 Jan
£39Trenitalia
£35BlaBlaCar Bus
£7Malta Air
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24 Jan
£34Trenitalia
£25BlaBlaCar Bus
£7Malta Air
Tue
25 Jan
£34Trenitalia
£30Flixbus
£37Vueling
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26 Jan
£30Trenitalia
£30Flixbus
£42easyJet
Thu
27 Jan
£30Trenitalia
£25BlaBlaCar Bus
£7Malta Air
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28 Jan
£39Trenitalia
£29Flixbus
£7Malta Air
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29 Jan
£31Trenitalia
£25BlaBlaCar Bus
£7Malta Air
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30 Jan
£30Trenitalia
£30BlaBlaCar Bus
£7Malta Air
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31 Jan
£34Trenitalia
£30BlaBlaCar Bus
£7Malta Air
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1 Feb
£25Trenitalia
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3 Feb
£25Trenitalia
£25BlaBlaCar Bus
£9Malta Air
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4 Feb
£34Trenitalia
£29Flixbus
£9Malta Air
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5 Feb
£30Trenitalia
£23BlaBlaCar Bus
£9Malta Air
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6 Feb
£34Trenitalia
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£9Malta Air
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7 Feb
£34Trenitalia
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8 Feb
£30Trenitalia
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£9Malta Air
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9 Feb
£25Trenitalia
£25BlaBlaCar Bus
£9Malta Air

Fastest train times from Paris to Milan

Showing times and prices for 21 Jan

Fastest Journey

6 h 49 m

Average

7 h 9 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

640 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Paris for Milan every day 5 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 9 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 6 h 49 m .

The slowest trains will take 7 h 43 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
15:18Paris Gare de Lyon6h49 22:07Milan Centrale
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£601One-way
2nd Fastest
12:47Paris Gare de Lyon7h02 19:49Milan Porta Garibaldi
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£691One-way
2nd Fastest
06:47Paris Gare de Lyon7h02 13:49Milan Porta Garibaldi
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£561One-way
14:43Paris Gare de Lyon7h06 21:49Milan Porta Garibaldi
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£1301One-way
06:35Paris Gare de Lyon7h15 13:50Milan Centrale
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£391One-way

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Overview: Train from Paris to Milan

distanceDistance396 miles (639 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 41 min
priceAverage train ticket price£39 (€45)
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 route taking on average 6 h 41 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. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £39, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £30. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Milano Centrale.

Train providers: Trenitalia trains Paris to Milan

You can travel by train from Paris to Milan with Trenitalia for as low as £30. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

Trenitalia

Trenitalia train tickets from Paris to Milan are available on Omio for as little as £30. 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 between Paris and Milan, you can expect to travel 396 miles (639 km). Check Trenitalia’s train timetables and tickets for the Paris to Milan journey and book your cheap ticket on Omio today!

  • Average Price: £30

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

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FAQs

What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train from Paris to Milan?

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:

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

The above information was last checked on 20/01/2022. 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 restrictions are there on reentering France from Milan, Italy?

Return travel from Italy to France is: Partially open.

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

Entry into France 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?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine

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:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

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

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 £30  one way in the next 7 days.

How much is a train ticket from Paris to Milan?

If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Paris to Milan train price to come in at an average of £39  one way.

How many miles is it from Paris to Milan by train?

The train distance from Paris to Milan is around 396 miles (639 km).

How many hours does it take from Paris to Milan by train?

On average the train from Paris to Milan duration is 6 h 41 min  for the 396 miles (639 km) long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

What is the departure train station in Paris and arrival train station in Milan?

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 is the train station in Paris to go to Milan? Where is the train station in Milan located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon, which is located around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Milano Centrale, located 1.7 miles (2.8 km) away from the city centre.

What train providers offer a service to Milan from Paris?

When taking a train from Paris to Milan, you can count on SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, Thello, SNCF | TGV INOUI, Trenitalia or SNCF | TGV Lyria for the best way to get you to Milan. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Paris and Milan and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

Are there any direct trains between Paris and Milan?

Yes, there are 2 direct trains per day to Milan from Paris, and you can find a direct train for this journey with Trenitalia or SNCF | TGV INOUI  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you buy your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.

How many train services are there between Paris and Milan a day?

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

When does the first train depart from Paris to Milan? When does the last train depart from Paris to Milan?

You can take the first train from Paris to Milan at 05: 34   or take the last train from Paris to Milan leaving at 14: 18. Look for the latest Paris Milan train times on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.

When should I book Paris Milan train tickets to score the best deals?

In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this journey and save money. If you purchase train tickets between Paris and Milan within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £39 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Paris to Milan a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Milan
Paris Gare de Lyon is the most popular Paris 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 Paris for your journey to Milan.
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Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
Public transport options for Paris Gare de Lyon
Metro lines: 1, 14
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 72, 77, 91
Train lines: TGV, RER A, RER D, Transilien R
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Public transport options for Paris Gare du Nord
Metro lines: 4, 5
Bus lines: 65, 26, 43
Train lines: RER B, D, E
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Mon - Fri: 06: 45 - 20: 30 | Sat: 09: 00 - 20: 00 | Sun: 09: 00 - 20: 30
Public transport options for Paris Gare de l'Est
Metro lines: 4, 5, 7
Bus lines: 31, 32, 35, 38, 39, 46, 54, 56, 91
Train lines: RER B, TGV, TGV/ICE, TER, Intercités, OUIGO, Transilien, Russian Railways
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Mon - Fri: 08: 00 - 19: 30 | Sat: 10: 00 - 18: 00
Public transport options for Paris Gare Saint-Lazare
Metro lines: 3, 9, 12, 13, 14
Bus lines: 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, 29, 32, 42, 43, 66, 80, 94, 95, 528, RoissyB
Train lines: TER, Intercités, Transilien J, Transilien L, RER E
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Mon - Sun: 10: 45 - 18: 00
Public transport options for Gare de Paris Bercy
Metro lines: 6, 14
Bus lines: 24, 87, N32, N35
Train lines: TER, Intercités
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ParkingParking
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Public transport options for Paris Gare d'Austerlitz
Metro lines: 5, 10
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 89, 91, 215
Train lines: TER Centre-Val de Loire, Intercités, Intercités de Nuit, Transilien, RER C