How to get from Venice to Milan

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from Venice to Milan

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

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To get from Venice to Milan on 05 Jul we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

15:05Mestre, Stazione3h50 18:55Milano, Autostazione Lampugnano
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£71One-way
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15:05Mestre, Stazione3h50 18:55Milano, Autostazione Lampugnano
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14:45Venezia, Tronchetto4h10 18:55Milano, Autostazione Lampugnano
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08:10Venice Santa Lucia3h25 11:35Milan Centrale
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£211One-way
18:10Venice Santa Lucia3h25 21:35Milan Centrale
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Travel Information from Venice to Milan

distanceDistance151 miles (244 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeTrain • £19 • 2 h 28 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Regionale

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 151 miles (244 km) between Venice and Milan. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus or Regionale among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Venice to Milan.

How to Travel from Venice to Milan

The journey between Venice and Milan is popular with travelers in Italy. Located a little under 300 kilometers apart, Venice and the fashion capital of Milan are two of Italy's most important cities. The journey between the two can be made by train or bus; however, the quickest and most convenient method of travel is most often by train. Traveling from Venice to Milan by train takes approximately 2 hours while taking the bus takes just over 4 hours.

What is the best way to travel from Venice to Milan?

Cheapest way to travel from Venice to Milan

Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Venice to Milan. Most coaches traveling from Venice to Milan depart from Venice's Tronchetto bus station and take just over 4 hours to arrive at either Milano Lampugnano bus station or Milan's Stazione Fs/metro Rogoredo - Lato Anas. Around 10 coaches travel from venice to Milan every day with the first bus departing at 8:30 a.m. Bus companies that travel from Milan to Venice include Flixbus, Baltour, and BusCenter.

Fastest way to travel from Venice to Milan

Taking the train is the fastest way to travel from Venice to Milan. Trains traveling from Venice to Milan depart from either Venice's Santa Lucia or Mestre train station and take approximately 2 hours to arrive at Milano Centrale train station. Approximately 25 trains travel from Venice to Milan every day, with the first train departing Venice at 5:40 a.m. Trenitalia is the main train company that travels from Venice to Milan, with both Frecciarossa and Frecciabianca train types frequently making the journey.

Most popular way to travel from Venice to Milan

Taking the train is the most popular way to travel from Venice to Milan. Traveling from Venice to Milan by train is around 2 hours faster than taking the bus. However, traveling from Milan to Venice by bus is also a popular option for those who aren't strapped for time and would prefer to save some money since trains are £13 more expensive than coaches on average.

Travel Tips: Travel from Venice to Milan

Travel to Milan easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Venice to Milan.
FAQs

There are 4 travel options from Venice to Milan: coach, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way from Venice to Milan is by taking a ferry. You can find average ticket prices around £1 compared to other travel options to Milan:

A ferry is about £27 less than a coach, which costs on average £27 for this trip.

A ferry is generally £7 less than a flight for the same trip. A flight costs on average £7 from Venice to Milan.

A ferry is about £19 less than a train, which costs on average £19 for this journey.

The quickest way to travel to Milan from Venice is by train, which takes on average 2 h 28 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

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The distance between Venice and Milan is around 151 miles (244 km).

The average frequency per day from Venice to Milan is:

  • 15 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Venice to Milan 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 when travelling from Venice to Milan:

  • Most travellers who purchase a coach ticket from Venice to Milan depart from Venice, Port San Basilio to Milan, Stazione Centrale.
  • Most travellers board their plane from Venice Marco Polo Airport and arrive in Milan Malpensa Airport.
  • Most travellers take a train from Venezia Mestre to Milano Centrale.

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

  • You can travel from Venice to Milan by coach with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £27 with Flixbus from Venice to Milan.
  • You can take a train from Venice to Milan with Regionale. Cheap tickets can be found for £19 with Regionale from Venice to Milan.

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

  • You can find direct coaches per day to take to Milan with BlaBlaCar, BlaBlaCar Bus, goopti or Itabus.
  • You can check for a direct train to Milan with Italo, Trenitalia or Frecciarossa with 14 direct trains per day.

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 journey.

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

When planning your trip between Venice and Milan, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost on average £27 one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average £7 one way.
  • Ferry tickets are costing on average £1 one way.
  • Train tickets cost £19 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Venice and Milan online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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