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from Lausanne to Milan

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

Our recommendation

To get from Lausanne to Milan on 20 Oct we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:18Lausanne, gare3h22 11:40Milan Centrale
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£651One-way
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08:18Lausanne, gare3h22 11:40Milan Centrale
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£651One-way
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14:18Lausanne, gare3h22 17:40Milan Centrale
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£651One-way
19:18Lausanne, gare3h22 22:40Milan Centrale
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£651One-way
06:18Lausanne, gare3h22 09:40Milan Centrale
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£651One-way

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Tue
19 Oct
£65Trenitalia
£29Flixbus
£243Austrian Airlines
Wed
20 Oct
£65Trenitalia
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£172ITA
Thu
21 Oct
£53Trenitalia
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£172ITA
Fri
22 Oct
£65Trenitalia
£29Flixbus
£172ITA
Sat
23 Oct
£46Trenitalia
£29Flixbus
£235Lufthansa
Sun
24 Oct
£53Trenitalia
£25Flixbus
£170Lufthansa
Mon
25 Oct
£40Trenitalia
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£170Brussels Airlines
Tue
26 Oct
£40Trenitalia
£20Flixbus
£170Brussels Airlines
Wed
27 Oct
£40Trenitalia
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£149Lufthansa
Thu
28 Oct
£40Trenitalia
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£143Lufthansa Cityline
Fri
29 Oct
£40Trenitalia
£25Flixbus
£149Swiss
Sat
30 Oct
£40Trenitalia
£20Flixbus
£143Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
31 Oct
£40Trenitalia
£25Flixbus
£143Air Dolomiti
Mon
1 Nov
£40Trenitalia
£29Flixbus
£143Lufthansa Cityline
Tue
2 Nov
£40Trenitalia
£29Flixbus
£143Air Dolomiti
Wed
3 Nov
£33Trenitalia
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£121Air Dolomiti
Thu
4 Nov
£33Trenitalia
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£121Air Dolomiti
Fri
5 Nov
£33Trenitalia
£20Flixbus
£121Air Dolomiti
Sat
6 Nov
£33Trenitalia
£19Flixbus
£121Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
7 Nov
£33Trenitalia
£19Flixbus
£107Air Dolomiti
Mon
8 Nov
£33Trenitalia
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£112Swiss

Travel Information from Lausanne to Milan

distanceDistance142 miles (229 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£16 - £155
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £16 • 6 h
fastestFastest modeFlight • £155 • 2 h 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAlitalia, Flixbus or Trenitalia

Take a flight, coach or train to travel 142 miles (229 km) from Lausanne to Milan. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 55 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £16. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Alitalia, Flixbus or Trenitalia among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight, coach or train from Lausanne to Milan.

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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel from Lausanne, Switzerland to Milan, Italy?

International travel from Lausanne, Switzerland to Milan, Italy is: Partially open.

Can I enter Italy if coming from Switzerland?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Milan if travelling from Lausanne?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What measures do I need to follow in Milan, Italy due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Italy must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 18/10/2021; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey between Lausanne and Milan.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Lausanne, Switzerland from Milan, Italy?

The current restriction level for returning to Lausanne, Switzerland from Italy is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Lausanne, Switzerland from Milan, Italy?

Reentering Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Lausanne from Milan?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

Which rules do I need to follow in Lausanne, Switzerland regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Switzerland must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 15/10/2021. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Lausanne from Milan here.

What are my Lausanne to Milan travel options?

There are 3 ways to get from Lausanne to Milan: flight, coach or train.

What is the cheapest way from Lausanne to Milan?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Lausanne to Milan. Tickets for a coach cost on average £16.

This is compared to other travel options to Milan:

A coach is generally £139 less than a flight for the same route. A flight costs on average £155 from Lausanne to Milan.

A coach is about £37 less than a train, which costs on average £53 for this trip.

What is the fastest way to get from Lausanne to Milan?

The quickest way to travel between Lausanne and Milan is by flight, which takes on average 2 h 55 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 6 h.

In comparison, getting to Milan by train can take on average 3 h 22 min.

How far is Milan from Lausanne?

The distance between Lausanne and Milan is around 142 miles (229 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Lausanne to Milan?

The average frequency per day from Lausanne to Milan is:

  • 5 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Lausanne and Milan as scheduled services by flight, coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

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

  • Most travellers board their coach from Lausanne, Beau-Site (Avenue du Grey) and arrive in Milan, Stazione Centrale.
  • Most travellers catch their train from Lausanne and arrive in Milano Centrale.
Which travel companies can take me from Lausanne to Milan?

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

  • Alitalia can take you to Milan by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Alitalia from Lausanne to Milan for £155.
  • Flixbus can take you to Milan by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Lausanne to Milan for £16.
  • Travel with Trenitalia for trains to Milan. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Trenitalia Lausanne to Milan tickets on Omio for £53.
Can I find a direct route between Lausanne and Milan?

Yes, there are direct services available to Milan from Lausanne with the following travel operators:

  • You can find around direct flights per day and book this direct flight with.
  • You can find around direct coaches per day and book this direct coach with BlaBlaCar.
  • You can take a direct train with Trenitalia with 5 direct trains per day.

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 between Lausanne and Milan.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Lausanne to Milan?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Lausanne 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 Lausanne and Milan itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Milan and any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I book my Lausanne to Milan ticket online to get the best deals?

Before travelling from Lausanne to Milan, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a plane ticket is on average £155 one way for this trip.
  • The price of a coach ticket for this journey is on average £16 one way.
  • The price of a train ticket for this journey is £53 one way on average.

But we recommend booking Lausanne to Milan tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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