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from Milan to Geneva

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

Our recommendation

To get from Milan to Geneva on 19 Oct we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:20Milan Centrale4h01 12:21Geneva
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£751One-way
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08:20Milan Centrale4h01 12:21Geneva
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17:20Milan Centrale4h01 21:21Geneva
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13:05Milan Centrale4h16 17:21Geneva
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19:20Milan Centrale4h34 23:54Geneva
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Mon
18 Oct
£75Trenitalia
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Tue
19 Oct
£75Trenitalia
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Wed
20 Oct
£75Trenitalia
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£154Alitalia
Thu
21 Oct
£60Trenitalia
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£154Alitalia
Fri
22 Oct
£60Trenitalia
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Sat
23 Oct
£53Trenitalia
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£154Alitalia
Sun
24 Oct
£60Trenitalia
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£154Alitalia
Mon
25 Oct
£53Trenitalia
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£154Alitalia
Tue
26 Oct
£45Trenitalia
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£154Alitalia
Wed
27 Oct
£45Trenitalia
£26Flixbus
£154Alitalia
Thu
28 Oct
£53Trenitalia
£15Flixbus
£154Alitalia
Fri
29 Oct
£75Trenitalia
£22Flixbus
£154Alitalia
Sat
30 Oct
£68Trenitalia
£19Flixbus
£174Alitalia
Sun
31 Oct
£60Trenitalia
£26Flixbus
£174Alitalia
Mon
1 Nov
£45Trenitalia
£22Flixbus
£154Alitalia
Tue
2 Nov
£38Trenitalia
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£154Alitalia
Wed
3 Nov
£38Trenitalia
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£154Alitalia
Thu
4 Nov
£38Trenitalia
£15Flixbus
£154Alitalia
Fri
5 Nov
£45Trenitalia
£19Flixbus
£145Eurowings
Sat
6 Nov
£30Trenitalia
£15Flixbus
£154Alitalia
Sun
7 Nov
£38Trenitalia
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Travel Information from Milan to Geneva

distanceDistance154 miles (249 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£15 - £112
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £15 • 4 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £60 • 4 h 1 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Lufthansa or Trenitalia

Travel 154 miles (249 km) by coach, flight or train between Milan and Geneva. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 1 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £15. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus, Lufthansa or Trenitalia among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Milan to Geneva.

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

International travel from Milan, Italy to Geneva, 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 Geneva if travelling from Milan?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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

What measures do I need to follow in Geneva, 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 15/10/2021; 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 to Geneva from Milan.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Italy from Geneva, 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:

  • 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 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 17/10/2021. 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 Milan from Geneva.

How do I travel from Milan to Geneva?

You can travel between Milan and Geneva 3 different ways: coach, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way from Milan to Geneva?

The cheapest way from Milan to Geneva is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £15 compared to other travel options to Geneva:

A coach is generally £97 less than a flight for the same trip. A flight costs on average £112 from Milan to Geneva.

A coach journey is usually £45 less than a journey to Geneva by train, which costs on average £60 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to Geneva from Milan?

The fastest way to get to Geneva from Milan is by train with an average travel time of 4 h 1 min.

There are alternative travel options to Geneva that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 4 h 55 min   of travel time.

In comparison, going by flight can take 14 h 50 min   on average.

How many miles from Milan to Geneva would I travel?

You should expect to travel around 154 miles (249 km) from Milan to Geneva.

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

The average frequency per day from Milan to Geneva is:

  • 2 trains per day.

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

When going from Milan to Geneva, where do I depart from Milan and where do I arrive in Geneva?

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

  • Most travellers board their coach from Milan, Stazione Centrale and arrive in Geneva, Eaux-Vives.
  • Most travellers board their plane from Milan Malpensa Airport and arrive in Geneva International Airport.
  • Most travellers board their train from Milano Centrale and arrive in Genève.
Which travel companies can get me from Milan to Geneva?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Milan to Geneva:

  • You can travel from Milan to Geneva by coach with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £15 with Flixbus from Milan to Geneva.
  • You can travel by plane from Milan to Geneva with Lufthansa, and you can find Lufthansa Milan to Geneva tickets for £112 on Omio.
  • You can go to Geneva from Milan by train with Trenitalia. You'll see cheap train tickets for £60 with Trenitalia from Milan to Geneva on Omio.
Is there a way to travel directly from Milan to Geneva?

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

  • You can travel directly by coach with Flixbus with direct coaches per day.
  • You can travel directly by train with Trenitalia with 2 direct trains per day.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Geneva as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Milan to Geneva.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Geneva from Milan?
Looking to extend your trip from Milan to Geneva? Many Omio customers who go from Milan to Geneva usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Lyon or Zurich. If you're looking to explore Paris, Lyon or Zurich from Geneva, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
When should I book a ticket to Geneva from Milan online to score the best deals?

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

  • The price of a coach ticket is £15 one way on average for this trip.
  • The price of a plane ticket is £112 one way on average for this journey.
  • The price of a train ticket is on average £60 one way for this trip.

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