You can get from Basel to Milan by train, bus or flight.
To get from Basel to Milan on 20 Oct we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||163 miles (263 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach or train|
|Ticket price range||£18 - £64|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £18 • 4 h 35 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • £64 • 4 h 12 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or Trenitalia|
Travel 163 miles (263 km) by coach or train to Milan from Basel. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 12 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £18. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus or Trenitalia among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Basel to Milan.
Travel between Basel, Switzerland and Milan, Italy is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.
Conditions of entry into Italy:
To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Italy has imposed the following measures:
This information was last checked on 18/10/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Basel and Milan.
The restriction level for your return to Basel, Switzerland from Italy is: Partially open.
Entry into Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.
Conditions of reentry into Switzerland:
You should observe these safety measures in Switzerland as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
This information about your return travel to Switzerland was last checked on 15/10/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Basel from Milan closer to your date of departure here.
There are 2 travel options from Basel to Milan: coach or train.
A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Basel to Milan, which costs on average £18.
This is compared to other ways of getting to Milan:
A coach is generally £46 less than a train for the same route. A train costs on average £64 from Basel to Milan.
The fastest way from Basel to Milan is by train with an average journey time of 4 h 12 min.
Other travel options from Basel to Milan can usually take longer:
In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 4 h 35 min of travel time.
The Basel to Milan distance is approximately 163 miles (263 km).
The average frequency per day from Basel to Milan is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Basel to Milan as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Basel to Milan:
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Yes, there are direct services available between Basel and Milan with the following travel operators:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Milan as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Basel to Milan.
When planning your trip between Basel and Milan, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets between Basel and Milan online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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