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Travel Information from Birmingham to Milan

distanceDistance695 miles (1121 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • £98 • 5 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesVueling

Take a flight to travel 695 miles (1121 km) between Birmingham and Milan. Vueling is the main travel provider operating this route. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Birmingham to Milan.

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How to Travel from Birmingham to Milan

Travelling from Birmingham to Milan is possible by plane or bus with journey times ranging from 9.5 hours to 30.5 hours. The main attractions of Birmingham recreate its industrial past such as the Back to Backs Living Museum. In contrast, Milan is a cradle of culture and home to the magnificent Duomo di Milano, one of Europe's largest cathedrals.

Bus: National Express in conjunction with Eurolines provides a bus service from Birmingham to Milan with journey times of between 27 and 30.5 hours. The route changes on alternate days. On Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays the bus departs at around 3:00 a.m., while on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays departures are at 5:30 a.m. and 9:30 p.m. Buses depart from Birmingham Coach Station and arrive at Milan Lampugnano Station with transfers at London Victoria Coach Station and Paris Gallieni Station.

Flight: Flybe operates two daily direct routes from Birmingham Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport with a flight time of approximately two hours. Flights leave at just before 07:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. Other airlines such as Air Berlin, KLM and Air France operate flights that involve connections in their hub cities with longer flight times of between four and six hours.

Travelling from Birmingham to Milan: Travel Tips

  • What is the cheapest way to travel from Birmingham to Milan? The cheapest way to travel from Birmingham to Milan is by flight.
  • What is the fastest way to travel from Birmingham to Milan? The fastest way to travel from Birmingham to Milan is also by flight.
  • Travel Tips

    Travel from Birmingham to Milan
    Travel 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 Birmingham to Milan.
    What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Milan, Italy from Birmingham, United Kingdom?

    Travel between Birmingham, United Kingdom and Milan, Italy is: Partially open.

    Can travellers from United Kingdom enter Italy?

    International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

    Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Milan from Birmingham?

    Conditions of entry into Italy:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
    • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

    Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Milan, Italy?

    To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Italy has imposed the following measures:

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

    This information was last checked on 25/10/2021. 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 to Milan from Birmingham.

    Are there restrictions on my return trip to Birmingham, United Kingdom from Milan, Italy due to COVID-19?

    The restriction level for your return to Birmingham, United Kingdom from Italy is: Partially open.

    Is my journey back to Birmingham from Milan restricted?

    Entry into United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.

    Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Birmingham from Milan?

    Conditions of reentry into United Kingdom:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
    • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
    • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
    • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
    • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

    What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Birmingham, United Kingdom?

    You should observe these safety measures in United Kingdom as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

    This information about your return travel to United Kingdom was last checked on 25/10/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Birmingham from Milan closer to your date of departure here.

    How do I go from Birmingham to Milan?

    Travel Birmingham to Milan by flight.

    What is the fastest way from Birmingham to Milan?

    Travelling by flight is also the quickest way from Birmingham to Milan. It takes on average 5 h 45 min   to travel this journey.

    What is the distance from Birmingham to Milan?

    You should expect to travel around 695 miles (1121 km) from Birmingham to Milan.

    What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Birmingham to Milan?

    These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Birmingham to Milan:

    • Flights most often depart from Birmingham at Birmingham International Airport and arrive in Milan at Milan Malpensa Airport.
    Which travel companies can take me from Birmingham to Milan?

    Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with from Birmingham to Milan:

    • You can travel by plane from Birmingham to Milan with Vueling, and you can find Vueling Birmingham to Milan tickets for £98 on Omio.
    Is it possible to travel directly to Milan from Birmingham?

    Yes, there is a direct route available to Milan from Birmingham:

    • You can take a direct flight with.

    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 to Milan from Birmingham.

    What is another destination I should add to my tour from Birmingham to Milan?
    Many of our customers who book a trip from Birmingham to Milan often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Rome, Paris or Naples. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Birmingham and Milan itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Milan and any of these top destinations today!
    How early should I purchase Birmingham to Milan tickets online to score the best deals?

    When planning your trip between Birmingham and Milan, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

    • Plane tickets are costing £98 one way on average.

    However, we recommend buying tickets to Milan from Birmingham online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.