Milan to Geneva train

Cheap train tickets from Milan to Geneva

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

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Train schedule from Milan to Geneva

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08:20AMMilan Centrale4h01 12:21PMGeneva
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Fastest train times from Milan to Geneva

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Fastest Journey

4 h 1 m

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4 h 1 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

250 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Milan for Geneva every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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07:20PMMilan Centrale4h01 11:21PMGeneva
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Overview: Train from Milan to Geneva

distanceDistance154 miles (249 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 1 min
priceAverage train ticket price$92 (€83)
frequencyTrain frequency4 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 4 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersTrenitalia

Trains from Milan to Geneva cover the 154 miles (249 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 1 min with our travel partners like Trenitalia. Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $86 (€77), but the average price of train tickets is $92 (€83). Travelers depart most frequently from Milano Centrale and arrive in Genève.

Train providers: Trenitalia from Milan to Geneva trains

Travel from Milan to Geneva from $86 (€77) with Omio’s train partners Trenitalia! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip for you.

Trenitalia

Trenitalia train tickets to Geneva from Milan are available on Omio for as little as $86 (€77). Trenitalia is Italy’s national train company with a huge fleet of trains offering different levels of comfort, amenities and speed at which they travel. The company's flagship trains are the high-speed Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca. Trenitalia also operates trains such as the Eurocity (EC), Euronotte (EN), InterCity (IC), InterCitynotte (ICN), as well as the Regionale Veloce (RV), Regionale (R), Suburbano (S) and Metropolitano (M). Bathrooms and WiFi access are standard on long-distance train routes. In most cases, the trains also provide barrier-free access.

Trenitalia offers three different ticket types to fit anyone’s budget, such as the Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria tickets. Trenitalia also has discount and loyalty cards for qualified travelers, which you can use on Omio. When traveling on a Trenitalia train between Milan and Geneva, you can expect to travel 154 miles (249 km). Check Trenitalia’s train schedules and tickets for the Milan to Geneva journey and book your cheap ticket on Omio today!

  • Average Price: $86

Trains from Milan to Geneva

Milan is one of the largest cities in Italy, the fashion capital of the world, and has a population of about 1.35 million people. Geneva is the capital of Switzerland and is an even larger city of 8.45 million people. Although these are two of the largest cities in the world, there are not many trains from M to G as most people prefer to fly. You will find that there is only one train offered per day, which means 7 to 10 trains offered per week, including Sundays. The average length of the journey is about 4h 15min but can vary depending on the nature of the journey. The distance between Milan to Geneva by train is around 196 miles (317 km). The length of the journey will depend on various factors. These are the number of transfers you will have, the number of stops the train makes, the train company you choose to go with, and variables outside of your control like the weather.

Milan to Geneva Train Time: Daily Departures

There is only one train from Milan to Geneva per day. Because there is only 1 train per day, you will not have any options to choose from. This means that you will need to change your schedule in regards to the available train instead of vice versa. Usually, the train leaves at the earliest at around 12:00 p.m. each day. However, if you are checking different days, it is not uncommon that you find trains between 04:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m., either. If you are taking an overnight train, then you will have amenities that will be comfortable for you to sleep.

How long is the journey by train from Milan to Geneva?

The length of the journey from Milan to Geneva is about 4h 15min. This can vary, however, from 3h 30min to 5h 45min depending on the number of transfers, the number of the stops, and extraneous circumstances such as the weather. The distance between Milan and Geneva is 196 miles (317 km).

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Milan to Geneva?

Departure train station: Milan is a very large city with many departure stations. However, due to there only being one train available, you will leave from Milan Centrale. You can come to Milan Centrale with Bus 56, 81, 90, 92, and 965. By train, on Train R, RE10, RE13, RE6, RV, S5, S6. You can also take Metro M2 or M3. The Central Milan Station has public facilities such as public restrooms, Wi-Fi, and food stalls to purchase refreshments.

Arrival train stations: Geneva is also a large city in Switzerland, but because of the nature of the availabilities from Milan to Geneva , you will also only arrive at one station. This is the Geneva Railway Station. At the Geneva Railway Station, you will have access to various amenities such as restrooms, Wi-Fi, and food stalls.

Which train companies travel from Milan to Geneva?

There is only one train available per day and seven trains per week from Milan to Geneva. And only one company sponsors this journey. This company is Trenitalia. Trenitalia is an international train company founded in 2000 in Italy which provides trains within the country as well as to other nations outside Italy. More often than not, you will find them servicing journeys in Italy, however. It offers the same amenities that all of its competitors offer, so you will not feel out of place here.

Trenitalia trains from Milan to Geneva

Trenitalia was founded in 2000 as a high-speed train company in Italy. It has grown to include many destinations and travel plans and will most likely be your train of choice when you plan your journey from Milan to Geneva . So, all trains that are offered from Milan to Geneva are through Trenitalia. The train offered through Trenitalia is about 4h 15min in journey duration from Milan to Geneva . There is only one train available per day which comes out to 7 trains per week. Each day, the departure time of the train may be different, so it is important to find the one that fits your needs.

Milan to Geneva trains: Services on Board

In regards to services that you are offered onboard, Trenitalia provides all the services that its competitors offer and more. The luxury of the seats is that they are recliners and can turn into sleepers if needed on overnight journeys. You will have access to an outlet in your seat to charge your electronics; and you will have access to Wi-Fi, as well. With Wi-Fi, you will need to sign in to their secure network before being able to use it, but it is free. You may bring two pieces of luggage on board which does not include your carry-on. This means that you may not be able to access your larger luggage and it is important to keep everything that you need on the trip on you at all times. You may also bring a furry friend on board this train but it must be kept in its pet carrier at all times. Please do not hesitate if you have a disability to also book a ticket. If you tell the company in advance, they will be happy to accommodate you in any way.

How to find cheap train tickets from Milan to Geneva

The easiest way to find a cheap ticket would be to plan and book your trip early. As it gets closer to the departure time, there will be a higher demand so the price will increase accordingly. There are also two types of tickets you can buy which are Economy and Base. With an Economy ticket, you will not have the option of a refund, but it is cheaper than the Base option for which you have a semi-refund available. If you are also not opposed to having less comfort, you can go with the Standard class option which is cheaper than its alternative but may not provide the same amenities. Finally, taking trains that have multiple connections can lead to a cheaper ticket, as well.

Train tickets from Milan to Geneva: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 97 €
2 weeks earlier 77 €26%
3 weeks earlier 75 €29.%
1 month before 74 €31%
2 months earlier 79 €23%
3 months earlier 69 €41%


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The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:

  • Buying your train ticket from Milan - Geneva 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 29% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket Milan - Geneva with 2 months in advance you save up to about 23% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 41%.
  • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

Travel Tips: Trains from Milan to Geneva

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Geneva 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 Milan to Geneva.
FAQs

Travel between Milan, Italy and Geneva, Switzerland by train is: Unrestricted.

Can I enter Switzerland from Italy?

International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Milan?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Geneva, Switzerland?

All travelers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 11/6/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Geneva from Milan as this information can change.

Return travel from Switzerland to Italy is: Unrestricted.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Milan from Geneva?

Entry into Italy is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Italy from Geneva?

Requirements for reentering:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Milan, Italy?

The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

Last checked on 11/17/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Milan from Geneva.

Train tickets to Geneva from Milan for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $86 (€77)  one way in the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $92 (€83)  for a train ticket from Milan to Geneva.
The Milan to Geneva train distance is approximately 154 miles (249 km).
The train time between Milan and Geneva is on average 4 h 1 min  for the 154 miles (249 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Geneva from Milan by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers book a train from Milano Centrale   to Genève   most frequently for this route.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Milano Centrale, which is located around 2.3 miles (3.7 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Genève, located 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city center.

For the best Milan to Geneva train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Trenitalia. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Geneva from Milan to compare what amenities they may offer.
Yes, there are 4 direct trains per day from Milan to Geneva with Trenitalia, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you book your train ticket.
On average, there are 4 trains a day from Milan to Geneva. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The first Milan to Geneva train departs at 5: 20 PM   and the last train from Milan to Geneva leaves at 5: 20 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Milan to Geneva on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
You can find trains between Milan and Geneva to cost on average $92 (€83) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Milan to Geneva train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports in Milan and Geneva

Milan
Geneva
The major railway station for departures from Milan is Milano Centrale. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Milano Centrale for your journey between Milan and Geneva.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
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TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
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Phone Number
+39 892021
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 05: 50 - 22: 20
Public transit options for Milano Centrale
Metro lines: M2 (green), M3 (yellow)
Tram lines: 1
Bus lines: 5, 9, 10, 42, 81, 87, 152, 728, N26, NM2, NM3, Air Bus, Orio Shuttle
Train lines: FR, FB, EC, Thello, XP2, R28, IC, ICN, RV, R, Regio, Italo
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Phone Number
+39 892021
Public transit options for Milano Porta Garibaldi
Metro lines: M2, M5
Bus lines: 43, 56, 70, 94
Train lines: R21, R31, S1, S11, S2, S5, S7, S8

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