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from Birmingham to Milan

You can get from Birmingham to Milan by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Birmingham to Milan on 27 Jul we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:10Birmingham International Airport15h15 22:25Milan Linate Airport
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£1521One-way
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06:10Birmingham International Airport15h15 22:25Milan Linate Airport
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£1521One-way
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06:10Birmingham International Airport6h35 13:45Milan Linate Airport
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£2321One-way
06:10Birmingham International Airport15h45 22:55Milan Malpensa Airport
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£1731One-way
06:10Birmingham International Airport9h55 17:05Milan Malpensa Airport
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£2701One-way

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27 Jul
£152HOP!
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£152HOP!
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30 Jul
£188KLM
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£151HOP!

Travel Information to Milan from Birmingham

distanceDistance695 miles (1121 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • £187 • 5 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesKLM

Travel 695 miles (1121 km) by flight from Birmingham to Milan. KLM is the main travel provider operating this journey. Travellers can even take a direct 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.
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    FAQs
    What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Milan, Italy from Birmingham, United Kingdom?

    Travel from Birmingham, United Kingdom to Milan, Italy is: Partially open.

    Is international entry into Milan from Birmingham restricted?

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

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

    Entry Requirements:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
    • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
    • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

    What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Milan, Italy?

    The government of Italy has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

    The above information was last verified on 25/07/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Milan from Birmingham closer to your planned date of departure here.

    What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to United Kingdom from Milan, Italy?

    Return travel to Birmingham, United Kingdom from Italy is: Partially open.

    Are there any travel restrictions on reentering United Kingdom from Italy?

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

    Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into United Kingdom from Italy?

    Requirements for reentering United Kingdom:

    • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
    • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
    • 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
    • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
    • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

    What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in United Kingdom?

    All travellers must abide by the following measures in United Kingdom to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

    • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
    • Face masks: Regional advice

    The above information about your return travel to Birmingham, United Kingdom was last verified on 26/07/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Birmingham from Milan.

    What are my travel options from Birmingham to Milan?

    Travelling from Birmingham to Milan includes taking a flight.

    What is the distance from Birmingham to Milan?

    The distance between Birmingham and Milan is around 695 miles (1121 km).

    Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Birmingham to Milan?

    These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Birmingham to Milan:

    • Most travellers take a flight from Birmingham International Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport.
    Which travel companies can take me from Birmingham to Milan?

    If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Birmingham to Milan, then we'll help you find the best value travel company for you:

    • KLM can take you to Milan by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for KLM from Birmingham to Milan for £187.
    Where else should I travel to after my journey between Birmingham and Milan ends?
    Many of our customers travelling from Birmingham to Milan don't make Milan their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Rome, Paris or Naples, either of which you could add to your Birmingham and Milan trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Milan to any of these top destinations today!
    How early should I buy tickets from Birmingham to Milan online for the best deals?

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

    • Plane tickets cost on average £187 one way.

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

    What is the fastest way from Birmingham to Milan?

    Going by flight is the quickest way from Birmingham to Milan with an average travel time of 5 h 10 min.

    Stations

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Birmingham
    Milan
    Birmingham (Coach Station)
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    Birmingham Moor Street
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    Birmingham New Street
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