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from Rome to Milan

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

Our recommendation

To get from Rome to Milan on 4 Aug we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

13:30Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport1h10 14:40Milan Linate Airport
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£701One-way
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06:15Rome6h55 13:10Milan
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£501One-way
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22:00Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport1h10 23:10Milan Linate Airport
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£701One-way
09:30Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport1h10 10:40Milan Linate Airport
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£831One-way
19:00Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport1h10 20:10Milan Linate Airport
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£831One-way

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Tue
3 Aug
£40Regionale
£36Flixbus
£83Alitalia
Wed
4 Aug
£40Regionale
£36Flixbus
£70Alitalia
Thu
5 Aug
£40Regionale
£45Autoservizi Salemi
£70Alitalia
Fri
6 Aug
£40Regionale
£33Flixbus
£70Alitalia
Sat
7 Aug
£30Intercity Notte
£27Flixbus
£70Alitalia
Sun
8 Aug
£40Regionale
£45Autoservizi Salemi
£58Alitalia
Mon
9 Aug
£34Intercity Notte
£45Autoservizi Salemi
£70Alitalia
Tue
10 Aug
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£33Flixbus
£58Alitalia Cityliner
Wed
11 Aug
£33Intercity
£33Flixbus
£58Alitalia Cityliner
Thu
12 Aug
£40Regionale
£33Flixbus
£58Alitalia
Fri
13 Aug
£40Regionale
£27Flixbus
£58Alitalia
Sat
14 Aug
£40Regionale
£33Flixbus
£58Alitalia
Sun
15 Aug
£40Regionale
£32Flixbus
£58Alitalia
Mon
16 Aug
£40Regionale
£32Flixbus
£58Alitalia
Tue
17 Aug
£30Intercity Notte
£33Flixbus
£58Alitalia
Wed
18 Aug
£34Intercity Notte
£33Flixbus
£58Alitalia
Thu
19 Aug
Find prices
£27Flixbus
£58Alitalia
Fri
20 Aug
£40Regionale
£27Flixbus
£58Alitalia
Sat
21 Aug
£40Regionale
£32Flixbus
£83Alitalia
Sun
22 Aug
£40Regionale
£33Flixbus
£97Alitalia
Mon
23 Aug
£40Regionale
£33Flixbus
£70Alitalia

Travel Information between Rome and Milan

distanceDistance296 miles (477 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£11 - £63
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £11 • 7 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £63 • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAlitalia, Flixbus or Regionale

Take a flight, coach or train to travel 296 miles (477 km) between Rome and Milan. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £11. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Alitalia, Flixbus or Regionale among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight, coach or train from Rome to Milan.

General Information about the journey from Rome to Milan

There are frequent bus train and flight services to Milan from Rome every day of the week. It is generally faster to travel by train. Travel by bus is quite slow in comparison; however the cost of fares tends to be cheaper.

Buses from Rome to Milan

Bus companies that operate services to Milan from Rome include megabus, SENA, Eurolines and baltour. There are usually buses that run every two hours during the daytime and less frequently at night. A direct journey takes from 8 hours and 55 minutes to arrive at Milan. The main departure point is Rome Termini Station and the arrival point is Florence S.m Novella Station.

Trains from Rome to Milan

There are frequent train services available every day of the week to Milan from Rome. These usually run from around 6:20 a.m until 6:20 p.m. There can be up to five services available every hour. Train companies that provide services to Milan from Rome include .italo and TRENITALIA. The journey by rail takes at least 2 hours and 40 minutes. Trains usually depart from Rome Tiburtina and arrive at Milano Rogoredo train station.

Flights from Rome to Milan

Flights to Milan from Rome are provided by Easyjet Alitalia and Meridiana. Direct flights take about 3 hours and 55 minutes to reach Milan. Flights are available from around 7 a.m until approximately 10 p.m each day. There are usually at least two flights available every hour. The main departure point is Roma Fiumicino and the arrival point is Milano Linate airport.

Travel Tips

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FAQs
What are my Rome to Milan travel options?

There are 3 ways that you can travel between Rome and Milan. You can take a flight, coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel to Milan from Rome?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Rome to Milan, which costs on average £11.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Milan:

A coach is about £53 less than a flight, which costs on average £63 for this route.

A coach journey is usually £29 less than a journey to Milan by train, which costs on average £40 for the same trip.

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

The fastest way to get to Milan from Rome is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 10 min.

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

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 7 h 25 min.

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 4 h 15 min.

What is the distance from Rome to Milan?

The Rome to Milan distance is approximately 296 miles (477 km).

What are the departure and arrival points in Rome and in Milan?

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

  • Most travellers take a flight from Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport.
  • Most travellers take a coach from Rome, Tiburtina Station to Milan, Stazione Centrale.
  • Most travellers who buy a train ticket from Rome to Milan depart from Roma Termini to Milano Centrale.
Which travel companies can get me from Rome to Milan?

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

  • You can go to Milan from Rome by plane with Alitalia. You'll see cheap plane tickets for £63 with Alitalia from Rome to Milan on Omio.
  • You can travel between Rome and Milan by coach with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £11 with Flixbus from Rome to Milan.
  • You can take a train from Rome to Milan with Regionale. Cheap tickets can be found for £40 with Regionale from Rome to Milan.
Is there a way to travel directly from Rome to Milan?

Yes, there are direct routes from Rome to Milan with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct flight services to Milan with Alitalia or Alitalia Cityliner with around direct flights every day.
  • You can check for a direct coach to Milan with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar with direct coaches per day.
  • You can find direct trains per day to Milan with Italo, Frecciarossa, Intercity or Intercity Notte.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Milan tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this trip.

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

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

  • The price of a plane ticket for this journey is £63 one way on average.
  • The price of a coach ticket is £11 one way on average for this route.
  • The price of a train ticket is on average £40 one way for this trip.

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

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Rome
Milan
Roma Ostiense
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Roma Termini
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Refreshments
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Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
Roma Tiburtina
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