Zurich to Milan train

Cheap train tickets from Zurich to Milan

Showing times and prices for 15 Aug

Cheapest

£67

Average

£69

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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10:33Zürich HB3h36 14:09Milano Lambrate
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17:33Zürich HB3h17 20:50Milan Centrale
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07:33Zürich HB3h17 10:50Milan Centrale
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11:33Zürich HB3h17 14:50Milan Centrale
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08:33Zürich HB3h36 12:09Milano Lambrate
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Train schedule Zurich to Milan

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06:33Zürich HB3h17 09:50Milan Centrale
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07:33Zürich HB3h17 10:50Milan Centrale
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08:33Zürich HB3h36 12:09Milano Lambrate
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08:33Zürich HB5h44 14:17Milan Centrale
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09:05Zürich HB5h12 14:17Milan Centrale
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09:33Zürich HB4h44 14:17Milan Centrale
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09:33Zürich HB3h17 12:50Milan Centrale
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10:05Zürich HB4h12 14:17Milan Centrale
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10:33Zürich HB3h36 14:09Milano Lambrate
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11:33Zürich HB3h17 14:50Milan Centrale
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13:33Zürich HB3h17 16:50Milan Centrale
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15:33Zürich HB3h17 18:50Milan Centrale
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17:33Zürich HB3h17 20:50Milan Centrale
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19:33Zürich HB3h17 22:50Milan Centrale
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Fastest train times from Zurich to Milan

Showing times and prices for 15 Aug

Fastest Journey

3 h 17 m

Average

3 h 48 m

Trains per day

14

Distance

217 km

Of the 14 trains that leave Zurich for Milan every day 10 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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17:33Zürich HB3h17 20:50Milan Centrale
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07:33Zürich HB3h17 10:50Milan Centrale
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11:33Zürich HB3h17 14:50Milan Centrale
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13:33Zürich HB3h17 16:50Milan Centrale
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15:33Zürich HB3h17 18:50Milan Centrale
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Overview: Train from Zurich to Milan

distanceDistance135 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 17 min
priceAverage train ticket price£60 (€68)
frequencyTrain frequency9 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSBB or Trenitalia

Trains from Zurich to Milan cover the 135 miles long route taking on average 3 h 17 min with our travel partners like SBB or Trenitalia. Normally, there are 9 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £60, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £48. Travellers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Milano Centrale.

Train providers: Trenitalia and SBB trains Zurich to Milan

Buy your official Trenitalia and SBB train tickets from Zurich to Milan from £48 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular route.

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Trenitalia train tickets from Zurich to Milan are available on Omio for as little as £48. 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 to Milan from Zurich, you can expect to travel 135 miles (217 km). Check Trenitalia’s train timetables and tickets for the Zurich to Milan trip and book your cheap ticket on Omio today!

  • Average Price: £48

SBB is Switzerland's main train company and for your next train trip between Zurich and Milan, SBB offers these ticket types: Round-trip Standard Ticket or First Class.

Looking for trains to Milan from Zurich? SBB is one of the best companies to travel with on the 135 miles (217 km) journey to Milan from Zurich. As an official travel partner of SBB, Omio quickly shows you the latest SBB 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 Zurich to Milan routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable SBB train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains to Milan from Zurich, you can quickly see if the SBB ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Zurich - Milan train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with SBB!

    Travel Tips: Trains from Zurich 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 Zurich to Milan.
    FAQs

    Travel between Zurich, Switzerland and Milan, Italy by train is: Fully open.

    Can I enter Italy from Switzerland?

    International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

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

    Conditions of entry:

    • There are no current restrictions

    What are the safety rules to follow in Milan, Italy?

    All travellers in Italy must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

    The information above was last checked on 28/07/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Zurich to Milan as this information can change.

    The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Milan to Zurich is: Fully open

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Switzerland from Italy?

    Reentry to Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Milan?

    What are the entry requirements?

    • There are no current restrictions

    What are the safety rules to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

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

    • Physical distance: metre (s) ( feet)
    • Face mask: Regional advice

    Last verified on 03/08/2022. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Milan to Zurich train here.

    Omio customers have found the cheapest trains between Zurich and Milan to cost as little as £48  in the next 7 days.
    The Zurich to Milan train ticket price is on average £60  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next week.
    When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Milan from Zurich via train to be approximately 135 miles.
    On average the Zurich to Milan train time is 3 h 17 min  covering the 135 miles long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

    When departing from Zurich, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich Oerlikon. When arriving in Milan, you can end your trip in train stations like Milano Centrale, Milano Rogoredo and Milano Porta Garibaldi.

    Omio customers book a train from Zürich HB   to Milano Centrale   most frequently for this route.

    Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Zürich HB and need to travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.

    Passengers arriving in Milan most often arrive at Milano Centrale and need to travel around 2.3 miles (3.7 km) from this train station to the city centre.

    For the best Zurich to Milan train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with SBB or Trenitalia. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Zurich to Milan to compare what amenities they may offer.
    Yes, there are 7 direct trains a day to Milan from Zurich. If you’re looking for a direct train from Zurich to Milan, consider travelling with Trenitalia. Non-stop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.
    On average, there are 9 trains a day from Zurich to Milan. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    You can take the first train from Zurich to Milan at 04: 33   or take the last train from Zurich to Milan leaving at 17: 33. Look for the latest Zurich Milan train timetable on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.
    In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this journey and save money. If you book train tickets to Milan from Zurich within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £60 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Zurich to Milan a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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    Zürich HB is the most popular Zurich 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 Zurich for your journey to Milan.

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