You can get from Paris to Milan by train, bus or flight.
To get from Paris to Milan on 01 Jul we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||396 miles (639 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach, flight, ferry or train|
|Fastest mode||Flight • £35 • 1 h 25 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus, Malta Air or SNCF | TGV INOUI|
Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 396 miles (639 km) from Paris to Milan. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus, Malta Air or SNCF | TGV INOUI among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Paris to Milan.
Travellers can choose to fly to Milan from Paris or take a bus or train. There are daily services covering each option and flying is the quickest way while the bus is the slowest. Journey times vary from under 5 hours to over 12 hours.
There are four train services to Milan from Paris each day. Passengers can choose from three high-speed TGV trains during the day or the overnight Thello sleeper train. Trains depart from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive at Milan Porta Garibaldi. Daytime trains are run by SNCF French Railways while the overnight Thello train is run by Trenitalia. Daytime trains take just under 8 hours while the overnight train completes the journey in about 10 hours.
Flying is the most convenient way to reach Milan from Paris and there are direct flights each day, including at weekends. Airlines which cover the route include Vueling, Air France, EasyJet, Alitalia, British Airways and Iberia, and a journey should take between 4 and 5 hours. Flights leave from either Paris Orly or Charles de Gaulle airport and land at Milan Linate or Milan Malpensa Airport. The first flight leaves in the early hours and the last departure is late in the evening.
Travel between Paris, France and Milan, Italy is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France.
Conditions of entry into Italy:
To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Italy has imposed the following measures:
This information was last checked on 27/06/2022. 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 between Paris and Milan.
The restriction level for your return to Paris, France from Italy is: Partially open.
Entry into France is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.
Conditions of reentry into France:
You should observe these safety measures in France as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
This information about your return travel to France was last checked on 29/06/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Paris from Milan closer to your date of departure here.
There are 4 ways to get from Paris to Milan: coach, flight, ferry or train.
Ferry services offer the cheapest way to get from Paris to Milan. Tickets for a ferry cost on average £1.
This is compared to other travel options to Milan:
A ferry is £52 less than a coach for this trip with tickets for a coach from Paris to Milan costing on average £52.
A ferry is generally £35 less than a flight for the same route. A flight costs on average £35 from Paris to Milan.
A ferry is about £62 less than a train, which costs on average £62 for this journey.
The fastest way from Paris to Milan is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 25 min.
Other travel options between Paris and Milan can usually take longer:
In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 11 h 40 min of travel time.
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In comparison, going by train can take 6 h 40 min on average.
The distance from Paris to Milan is approximately 396 miles (639 km).
The average frequency per day from Paris to Milan is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Milan from Paris as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Paris to Milan:
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Yes, there are direct services available from Paris to Milan with the following travel operators:
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 Paris.
Before travelling from Paris to Milan, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Paris 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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