The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Basel to Milan will cost around $ 126 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 126.
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4 h 12 m
4 h 51 m
Trains per day
Of the 6 trains that leave Basel for Milan every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 264 km distance in an average of 4 h 51 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 4 h 12 m .
The slowest trains will take 6 h 43 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||163 miles (263 km)|
|Average train duration||4 h 12 min|
|Average train ticket price||$98 (€79)|
|Train frequency||3 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 3 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Trenitalia or SBB|
Trains from Basel to Milan cover the 163 miles (263 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 12 min with our travel partners like Trenitalia or SBB. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $98 (€79), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $77 (€62). Travelers depart most frequently from Basel SBB and arrive in Milano Centrale.
Trenitalia and SBB trains will get you from Basel to Milan from $77 (€62). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
Trenitalia is not only Italy's national railroad company but also the country's largest train operator. Trenitalia’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca trains as well as intercity, regional and night trains. Bathrooms and WiFi access are standard on long-distance train routes. In most cases, the trains also provide barrier-free access. Trenitalia offers different tickets, which vary in price and flexibility: Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria. You can even use Trenitalia discount cards on Omio. Make sure to look out for the latest offers from Trenitalia on Omio to score special deals!
For the 163 miles (263 km) long journey from Basel to Milan, you can book Trenitalia train tickets starting as low as $77 (€62) one-way on Omio quickly and easily. Check out the current Trenitalia schedule and book a cheap train from Basel to Milan in just a few steps. On Omio you can find all the information you need for the Basel to Milan journey, such as departure and arrival times, stops, train stations, journey times and savings on your train journey.
Trenitalia has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by train from Basel to Milan:
Travel by train between Basel, Switzerland and Milan, Italy is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 10/22/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Milan from Basel closer to your date of departure here
Return travel from Italy to Switzerland is: Partially open.
Entry into Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 10/23/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Basel from Milan.
Some of the Basel train stations to Milan you can start your journey from include Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel, Birmannsgasse. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Milan include Milano Centrale, Milano Rogoredo and Milano Porta Garibaldi.
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Basel SBB and arriving in Milano Centrale.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Basel SBB, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at Milano Centrale, located 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city center.
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