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Cheap bus tickets from Rome to Milan

Showing times and prices for Jul 16

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Rome to Milan is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Itabus
10:00PM8h20
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
06:20AMMilano, Autostazione Lampugnano
$91One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Itabus
04:30PM7h15
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
11:45PMMilano, San Donato
$91One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Itabus
11:00PM8h00
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
07:00AMMilano, Autostazione Lampugnano
$91One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Itabus
11:40PM7h55
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
07:35AMMilano, San Donato
$91One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Itabus
11:00AM8h05
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
07:05PMMilano, San Donato
$91One-way
0 transfers

Bus schedule from Rome to Milan

Showing buses for tomorrow, Tuesday, July 16
FlixBus
12:15AM9h15
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
09:30AMMilano, Autostazione Lampugnano
0 transfers
FlixBus
01:45AM10h15
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
12:00PMLinate, Aeroporto di Milano-Linate
1 transfer
FlixBus
01:45AM10h10
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
11:55AMMilano, Autostazione Lampugnano
1 transfer
FlixBus
01:45AM10h00
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
11:45AMMilan
1 transfer
Marino Autolinee
05:40AM7h30
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
01:10PMMilan
0 transfers
Marino Autolinee
05:40AM8h05
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
01:45PMMilano, Autostazione Lampugnano
0 transfers
Autoservizi Salemi
06:00AM7h10
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
01:10PMMilano, San Donato
0 transfers
Autoservizi Salemi
06:00AM7h50
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
01:50PMMilano, Autostazione Lampugnano
0 transfers
FlixBus
06:30AM8h05
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
02:35PMMilan
0 transfers
FlixBus
06:30AM8h50
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
03:20PMMilano, Autostazione Lampugnano
0 transfers
Itabus
08:30AM8h15
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
04:45PMMilano, San Donato
0 transfers
FlixBus
08:30AM8h45
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
05:15PMMilano, Autostazione Lampugnano
0 transfers
FlixBus
09:20AM8h30
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
05:50PMMilano, Autostazione Lampugnano
0 transfers
FlixBus
09:30AM9h00
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
06:30PMMilan
1 transfer
FlixBus
10:10AM8h15
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
06:25PMMilano, Autostazione Lampugnano
0 transfers
FlixBus
11:00AM8h20
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
07:20PMMilano, Autostazione Lampugnano
0 transfers
FlixBus
11:00AM7h30
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
06:30PMMilan
0 transfers
Itabus
11:00AM8h05
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
07:05PMMilano, San Donato
0 transfers
FlixBus
11:45AM10h35
Rome
10:20PMMilano, Autostazione Lampugnano
1 transfer
FlixBus
12:15PM9h05
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
09:20PMMilano, Autostazione Lampugnano
0 transfers
FlixBus
12:20PM9h45
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
10:05PMMilan
1 transfer
FlixBus
01:05PM9h00
Rome
10:05PMMilan
1 transfer
FlixBus
01:05PM9h35
Rome
10:40PMMilano, Autostazione Lampugnano
1 transfer
FlixBus
02:40PM7h25
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
10:05PMMilan
0 transfers
FlixBus
02:40PM8h00
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
10:40PMMilano, Autostazione Lampugnano
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar Bus
04:30PM15h30
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
08:00AMMilano, Autostazione Lampugnano
1 transfer
Itabus
04:30PM7h15
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
11:45PMMilano, San Donato
0 transfers
FlixBus
04:40PM8h30
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
01:10AMMilano, Autostazione Lampugnano
0 transfers
FlixBus
05:25PM10h50
Rome
04:15AMMilano, Autostazione Lampugnano
1 transfer
FlixBus
06:45PM9h30
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
04:15AMMilano, Autostazione Lampugnano
1 transfer
FlixBus
08:00PM8h15
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
04:15AMMilano, Autostazione Lampugnano
0 transfers
FlixBus
08:00PM9h30
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
05:30AMMilan
1 transfer
FlixBus
09:25PM8h05
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
05:30AMMilan
0 transfers
FlixBus
09:25PM8h45
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
06:10AMMilano, Autostazione Lampugnano
0 transfers
Itabus
10:00PM8h20
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
06:20AMMilano, Autostazione Lampugnano
0 transfers
FlixBus
10:45PM9h45
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
08:30AMMilan
1 transfer
FlixBus
10:45PM8h10
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
06:55AMMilano, Autostazione Lampugnano
0 transfers
Marino Autolinee
11:00PM7h25
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
06:25AMMilan
0 transfers
Itabus
11:00PM8h00
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
07:00AMMilano, Autostazione Lampugnano
0 transfers
Marino Autolinee
11:00PM8h00
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
07:00AMMilano, Autostazione Lampugnano
0 transfers
FlixBus
11:35PM9h55
Rome
09:30AMMilano, Autostazione Lampugnano
0 transfers
Itabus
11:40PM7h55
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
07:35AMMilano, San Donato
0 transfers
FlixBus
11:50PM8h40
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
08:30AMMilan
0 transfers
FlixBus
11:50PM9h25
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
09:15AMMilano, Autostazione Lampugnano
0 transfers

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Bus times from Rome to Milan

Showing times and prices for Jul 16

Fastest Journey

7 h 10 m

Average

8 h 50 m

Buses per day

44

Distance

477 km

Of the 44 buses that leave Rome for Milan every day 31 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Autoservizi Salemi
06:00AM7h10
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
01:10PMMilano, San Donato
$531One-way
0 transfers
2nd Fastest
Itabus
04:30PM7h15
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
11:45PMMilano, San Donato
$91One-way
0 transfers
Marino Autolinee
11:00PM7h25
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
06:25AMMilan
$561One-way
0 transfers
FlixBus
02:40PM7h25
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
10:05PMMilan
$281One-way
0 transfers
Marino Autolinee
05:40AM7h30
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
01:10PMMilan
$661One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Bus from Rome to Milan

distanceDistance296 miles (477 km)
durationAverage bus duration7 h 15 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$42 (€36)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersItabus, FlixBus, El Pilar, Autoservizi Salemi, Marino Autolinee, BlaBlaCar, BlaBlaCar Bus, Infobus, Movelia, Sellitto or Ourbus

Buses from Rome to Milan cover the 296 miles (477 km) long journey taking on average 7 h 15 min with our travel partners like Itabus, FlixBus, El Pilar, Autoservizi Salemi, Marino Autolinee, BlaBlaCar, BlaBlaCar Bus, Infobus, Movelia, Sellitto or Ourbus. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $42 (€36), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $6 (€5). Travelers depart most frequently from Rome, Termini (G) and arrive in Milano, Milan Linate Airport.

Bus providers: Itabus, FlixBus and El Pilar from Rome to Milan

For as little as $6 (€5) you can travel by bus to Milan from Rome with Itabus, FlixBus and El Pilar. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

Bus information from Rome to Milan with FlixBus:

  • Average Duration: 7 h 55 min
  • Cheapest Price: $6

Buses from Rome to Milan

Milan is Italy’s financial and fashion capital and a great destination in general. If you’re touring through Italy, Milan is one of those must-visit cities. Rome is the other popular destination in Italy, and if you’re done exploring Rome and are now Milan bound, the city is about 296 miles (477 km) away, and the fastest bus will have you there in about 6h 50min. You can book the bus from Rome to Milan using the newOmio app.

Rome to Milan Bus Time: Daily Departures

Around 40 buses travel from Rome to Milan every day. Departures start from early morning and end late in the evening, and there are a couple of night buses available for this journey. The first bus from Rome to Milan departs at around 1:45 a.m., while the last bus leaves at around 11:45 p.m.

How long is the journey by bus from Rome to Milan?

The journey from Rome to Milan is long, but travelers have a couple of direct and connecting buses to get them there. The two cities are about 296 miles (477 km) apart, and the fastest bus across takes about 6h 50min. You can also take a connecting bus, but expect to be on the road for anywhere between 7h 30min to 12h 45min, depending on the bus you choose.

St. Pietro Square in Rome. Source: Shutterstock

What is/are the departure and arrival stations for buses from Rome to Milan?

Departure bus station: Autostazione Tiburtina in downtown Rome is the main departure station. It is within walking distance of the city center, but you can also take the bus, taxi, or subway. The station has a waiting area, ticket offices, accessible restrooms, and several shops and restaurants are within walking distance.

Arrival bus station: Lampugnano Station is about 4 miles (7.2 km) from downtown Milan. You can easily access the station using bus line 68. The bus station has several amenities, including free Wi-Fi, restaurants, shops, accessible restrooms, ATM services, ticket offices, and a waiting area.

Which bus companies travel from Rome to Milan?

Itabus, FlixBus, MarinoBus, and BlaBlaCar are the main providers for buses from Rome to Milan. Itabus is the biggest player, followed by FlixBus, with both companies having at least 15 daily buses plying this route. MarinoBus has only two daily buses, while the number of BlaBlaCar buses shift daily, but you’ll have at least three buses on most days. FlixBus and Itabus are the most reliable options since they offer cheap services and are available every day. BlaBlaCar is great if you’re looking for a fast option, while MarinoBus offers night buses to Milan. You can learn more about these providers from theOmio magazine, Window Seat.

Itabus buses from Rome to Milan

Itabus is the main bus provider from Rome to Milan. They have at least 15 buses from Rome to Milan, most of them direct buses. Departures start at around 7:15 a.m. and end late at night, and they provide night buses to Milan.

FlixBus buses from Rome to Milan

Flixbus is the second-best provider for buses from Rome to Milan. FlixBus has around 15 departures every day, including direct and connecting buses. They provide the most connecting buses, and their fares are very affordable. Departures start at around 1:45 a.m. and end at around 10:45 p.m.

MarinoBus buses from Rome to Milan

MarinoBus is a good and reliable bus provider from Rome to Milan. MarinoBus provides at least two departures on this route, both night buses. They offer direct and connecting buses, depending on the day, and be at the station around 10:55 p.m. to catch the bus to Milan.

BlaBlaCar buses from Rome to Milan

BlaBlaCar is one of Italy’s leading bus providers, and a good option for getting to Milan from Rome. They provide at least three daily buses to Milan, all day buses, with departures starting at around 10:00 a.m. BlaBlaCar buses usually have different pick-up and drop-off locations but are a fast option.

Traveling by bus is a sustainable journey

Buses are one of the most sustainable means of traveling from Rome to Milan. First, buses use clean, renewable energy for propulsion, making them very eco-conscious. They also transport more passengers than single-occupancy vehicles (SOVs), meaning that the carbon emitted per passenger is lower than in SOVs. Moreover, bus providers have started offering carbon offsets, and passengers can play their part in protecting the environment. Buses also travel less frequently than SOVs and cause less congestion on roads, meaning they have less noise and carbon pollution.

Rome to Milan Bus: Services on board

Itabus offers only the standard seat, and passengers will be allowed to bring two bags on the bus. Disabled serves are available, and all buses have wheelchair lifts. Small pets can travel on the bus, and amenities offered include snacks, free Wi-Fi, air conditioning, extra legroom, onboard restrooms, and entertainment. FlixBus offers only the standard seat for this trip. Passengers can bring two bags, one on the bus and another under the bus. All buses have wheelchair lifts, and drivers assist disabled passengers. pets are not allowed on the bus, and amenities offered include free Wi-Fi, air conditioning, extra legroom, onboard restrooms, and entertainment. MarinoBus allows passengers two bring two pieces of luggage, and each passenger gets the standard seat. The buses have wheelchair lifts, and special needs passengers will get assistance on the bus. Pets in pet carriers are welcome on the bus, and amenities available include free Wi-Fi, air conditioning, extra legroom, onboard restrooms, and entertainment. BlaBlaCar bus allows only two bags per passenger, and each passenger gets the standard seat. Pets aren’t allowed on the bus, and the bus has wheelchair lifts for easy access by people in wheelchairs. Amenities offered on BlaBlaCar buses include free Wi-Fi, air conditioning, extra legroom, onboard restrooms, and entertainment.

How to find cheap bus tickets from Rome to Milan

There are four ways to get cheap bus tickets for the trip from Rome to Milan. First, book your bus in advance. Using theOmio app, you can book your bus up to several months in advance when the tickets are much cheaper. Second, choose the slower buses over the high-speed buses, since these are usually much cheaper than the latter. Third, be flexible. Give yourself some room to compare bus fares for different dates before settling for the most affordable bus fares. Finally, for the overall best experience, convenience, discounts, great deals, and affordable fares, book the bus from Rome to Milan using theOmio app.

Arch of Peace in Milan. Source: Shutterstock

To Milan by bus – travel tips

Milan is Italy’s financial and fashion capital in the north. It is one of the best places to visit for a shopping extravaganza, and this bustling metropolis still has a lot of art, history, and culture to share. There is a lot to see and do in Milan, and the best place to start with is the Milan Cathedral. It is one of the most elaborate Gothic churches in Italy, and the Duomo di Milano is the fifth largest in the world. The building is a work of art, and inside, several smaller works attract thousands of visitors every year. You can’t visit Milan without a shopping mission. If you’re here to shop, Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II is the place to shop till you drop. This massive mall hosts some of the biggest fashion houses in Milan plus several chic boutique shops and is the best place for a shopping spree. If you’re in Milan exclusively for fashion, head out to Quadrilatero d’Oro, Milan’s most exclusive fashion district, where only the best reside. Other places you should see in Milan include:

  • Sforzesco Castle
  • Pinacoteca di Brera
  • Piazza Mercanti
  • La Scala
  • Navigli

FAQs: Bus from Rome to Milan

FAQs: Take the bus from Rome to Milan with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Rome to Milan.
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Cheap bus tickets from Rome to Milan can start from as little as $6 (€5) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for Rome to Milan is $42 (€36); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Rome to Milan bus travel time is 7 h 15 min   for the 296 mile (477 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from Rome to Milan leaves at 7: 00 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from Rome to Milan leaves at 10: 50 PM.
When taking a bus from Rome to Milan, you can count on Itabus, FlixBus, El Pilar, Autoservizi Salemi, Marino Autolinee, BlaBlaCar, BlaBlaCar Bus, Infobus, Movelia, Sellitto or Ourbus for the best way to get you to Milan. You can also check all possible bus providers who offer a service to Milan from Rome and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.

When departing from Rome, you have various bus station options to start your trip from including Rome, Termini (G), Rome, Termini and Rome, Roma Ostiense. When arriving in Milan, you can end your route in bus stations like Milano, Milan Linate Airport, Orio al Serio, Milan Bergamo Airport (Bus station) and Milan, Stazione Garibaldi.

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Rome, Termini (G), which is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the bus at Milano, Milan Linate Airport, located 5.5 miles (8.8 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a bus from Rome to Milan is April.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel from Rome to Milan including taking a train, bus or flight.

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