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from Milan to Bern

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

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

18:20Milan Centrale3h04 21:24Bern, Bhf
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£681One-way
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18:20Milan Centrale3h04 21:24Bern, Bhf
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07:20Milan Centrale3h04 10:24Bern, Bhf
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15:20Milan Centrale3h04 18:24Bern, Bhf
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11:20Milan Centrale3h04 14:24Bern, Bhf
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Thu
20 Jan
£68Trenitalia
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Fri
21 Jan
£48Trenitalia
£17Flixbus
Sat
22 Jan
£48Trenitalia
£21Flixbus
Sun
23 Jan
£48Trenitalia
£21Flixbus
Mon
24 Jan
£34Trenitalia
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Tue
25 Jan
£48Trenitalia
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Wed
26 Jan
£28Trenitalia
£17Flixbus
Thu
27 Jan
£28Trenitalia
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Fri
28 Jan
£28Trenitalia
£17Flixbus
Sat
29 Jan
£28Trenitalia
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Sun
30 Jan
£28Trenitalia
£17Flixbus
Mon
31 Jan
£28Trenitalia
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Tue
1 Feb
£28Trenitalia
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Wed
2 Feb
£28Trenitalia
£16Flixbus
Thu
3 Feb
£28Trenitalia
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Fri
4 Feb
£28Trenitalia
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Sat
5 Feb
£28Trenitalia
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Sun
6 Feb
£28Trenitalia
£17Flixbus
Mon
7 Feb
£28Trenitalia
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Tue
8 Feb
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Travel Information from Milan to Bern

distanceDistance131 miles (212 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£26 - £28
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £26 • 6 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £28 • 3 h 4 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Trenitalia

Take a coach or train to travel 131 miles (212 km) from Milan to Bern. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 4 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £26. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus or Trenitalia among others. Travellers can even take a direct train from Milan to Bern.

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FAQs

Am I allowed to travel from Milan, Italy to Bern, Switzerland?

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

Can I enter Switzerland if coming from Italy?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What measures do I need to follow in Bern, Switzerland due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Switzerland 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 13/01/2022; 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 from Milan to Bern.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Italy from Bern, Switzerland?

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

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Italy from Switzerland?

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

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

Requirements for reentering Italy:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 48 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

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

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

The above information about your return travel to Milan, Italy was last verified on 18/01/2022. 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 Milan from Bern.

How do I go from Milan to Bern?

There are 2 ways to travel to Bern from Milan including taking a coach or train.

How do I get from Milan to Bern the cheapest way?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Milan to Bern. Tickets for a coach cost on average £26.

This is compared to other travel options to Bern:

A coach is generally £2 less than a train for the same journey. A train costs on average £28 from Milan to Bern.

What is the fastest way from Milan to Bern?

The fastest way from Milan to Bern is by train with an average journey time of 3 h 4 min.

Other travel options to Bern from Milan can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Bern by coach can take on average 6 h 5 min.

How far is Bern from Milan?

The Milan to Bern distance is approximately 131 miles (212 km).

How many services a day are there from Milan to Bern?

The average frequency per day from Milan to Bern is:

  • 5 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Bern from Milan as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

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

  • Coaches from Milan to Bern most often leave from Milan, Stazione Centrale and arrive in Bern, Schutzenmatte Hbf.
  • Trains mostly leave from Milano Centrale and tend to arrive in Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation.

Which travel operators can get me from Milan to Bern?

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

  • Flixbus can take you to Bern by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Milan to Bern for £26.
  • Trenitalia can take you to Bern by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Trenitalia from Milan to Bern for £28.

Is it possible to travel directly between Milan and Bern?

Yes, there are direct services available between Milan and Bern with the following travel operators:

  • 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 Bern as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Milan and Bern.

Where else should I travel to after my journey to Bern from Milan ends?

Looking to extend your trip from Milan to Bern? Many Omio customers who go from Milan to Bern usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Zurich, Paris or Geneva. If you're looking to explore Zurich, Paris or Geneva from Bern, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

How far in advance should I buy tickets to Bern from Milan online to get the best deals?

Before travelling from Milan to Bern, 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 coach ticket is on average £26 one way for this trip.
  • The price of a train ticket for this trip is £28 one way on average.

But we recommend booking Milan to Bern 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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