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 Milan to Naples will cost around $ 137 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 80.
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Of the 72 trains that leave Milan for Naples every day 46 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 658 km distance in an average of 5 h 31 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 4 h 28 m .
The slowest trains will take 11 h 19 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||408 miles (658 km)|
|Average train duration||8 h 42 min|
|Average train ticket price||$79 (€63)|
|Train frequency||25 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Italo, Frecciarossa, Trenitalia, Intercity Notte or Intercity|
Trains from Milan to Naples cover the 408 miles (658 km) long journey taking on average 8 h 42 min with our travel partners like Italo, Frecciarossa, Trenitalia, Intercity Notte or Intercity. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $66 (€53), but the average price of train tickets is $79 (€63). Travelers depart most frequently from Milano Centrale and arrive in Napoli Centrale.
Find the best trains between Milan and Naples with Omio's travel partners Italo, Frecciarossa and Trenitalia from $66 (€53). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.
Italo is a brand of high-speed trains operated by the Italian train company Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori (NTV). Its fleet of trains includes the Italo AGV 575, the premier high-speed service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), and the Italo EVO, an eco-friendly train that can reach a maximum speed of 150 mph (250 km/h). Italo offers four different class options, but each train car is modernly equipped with a high level of comfort. You can choose between the Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive classes. Standard services in all Italo trains include bathrooms, free WiFi, power outlets, reclining leather seats, footrests, snack machines and Italo Live (free onboard entertainment featuring a selection of movies, music and games). Italo offers three types of fares with different prices and flexibility: Low Cost, Economy, and Flex.
Italo has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by train between Milan and Naples:
There are about 40 trains that make the 409-mile (658 km) journey from Milan to Naples every day. Most of the trains are high-speed trains that complete the trip in about 5h 3min, although the trip can take as long as 14h 30min. Naples is located in the heart of the Amalfi Coast in the Campania region of southern Italy. Visitors are attracted by the city’s many historic churches and Roman ruins, local cuisine, and beautiful white-sand beaches.
Most of the daily trains from Milan to Naples depart between 6:10 a.m. and 6:30 p.m., with up to four departures scheduled per hour. In addition to these daytime routes, one night train leaves Milan each weekday around 11:20 p.m., and up to six night trains are included on the weekend schedule.
Most of the trains from Milan to Naples are high-speed trains that can make the non-stop trip in as little as 4h 33min, although most take about 5h 03min. A handful of slower intercity and night trains are also scheduled each day. These trains can take between 9h 02min and 14h 30min to complete the journey and can be either direct routes or routes that require up to two transfers.
Departure train stations: All of the daytime trains and some of the weekend night trains depart from Milan’s Central Railway Station, which is about 1.8 miles (2.9 km) northeast of the Duomo di Milano cathedral in the center of the city. It is about a 6min ride on the #3 (Yellow) Metro line from the cathedral to the station. At Central Station, travelers will find shopping and dining, ticket counters, passenger lounges, restrooms, a luggage counter, ATMs, currency exchange, postal machines, car rentals and a tourist information office. A few night trains depart from Milan’s Porta Garibaldi station, which is is about 1.5 miles (2.5km) north of the Duomo di Milano. Porta Garibaldi is a 17min ride from the cathedral on the #2 tram. Using the Metro requires a transfer, but it is still a convenient way to get to the station from the cathedral. The #3 (Yellow) / #M2 (Green) lines and the #1 (Red) / #M2 (Green) lines are two popular routes that take around 15min. Facilities at Porta Garibaldi include free Wi-Fi, ATMs, shops and cafes, restrooms, luggage storage, and ticket offices. Buses and taxis stop outside the station, and parking is available. No matter which station you use, you should allow at least 20min to find your train’s departure platform and board the train.
Arrival train station: All trains from Milan to Naples arrive at the Naples Central Railway Station. The station is about 1.8 miles (3 km) northwest of the Piazza del Plebiscito, the main square of Naples. The quickest way to get to the Piazza is by the L1 Metro line (a 5min ride), but the R2 and 151 buses also regularly make the trip and arrive at the Piazza in about 25min. The station’s facilities include shopping and dining, restrooms, currency exchange, ticket offices, a tourist information office and a luggage counter, and the station is connected to the Napoli Piazza Garibaldi station, which serves the city’s Metro and the regional Circumvesuviana trains.
Italo and Trenitalia’s Frecciarossa trains both offer high-speed, direct service from Milan to Naples. Trenitalia also operates their InterCity and InterCity Night trains between the cities, most of which require at least one transfer.
Italo’s high-speed trains depart daily to provide non-stop service from Milan to Naples. Departures are scheduled hourly from about 6:40 a.m. until about 5:40 p.m. The average trip duration is 5h 03min. Italo offers three ticket types on their high-speed trains: Low Cost, Economy and Flex. Low Cost tickets offer limited changes and are non-refundable. Economy tickets are partially refundable, changes can be made for a fee, and passengers can get 3h of "extra time" (for a fee) to purchase a seat on the next train if they miss their scheduled departure. Flex tickets are refundable for a fee and come with unlimited changes plus free "extra time".
Trenitalia offers three types of trains from Milan to Naples: The Frecciarossa, the InterCity and the InterCity Night. The Frecciarossa is Trenitalia’s high-speed train; the duration of the non-stop journey averages about 5h on these trains. More than 20 Frecciarossa departures are scheduled every day except Saturdays, when about five fewer trains leave Milan. One or two trains depart every hour between about 6:10 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. The InterCity trains provide slower service with more stops; they may or may not require one or more transfers, depending on the route. The fastest InterCity routes take 9h 02minto complete the journey. Only three to five InterCity trains are scheduled for this route on any given day. Trenitalia’s InterCity Night trains are the only trains that depart from the Porta Garibaldi station in Milan, and they take at least 10h 18min to complete the journey. Night trains have one scheduled departure on weekdays and about six departures on weekends. Trenitalia’s three ticket types are Super Economy, Economy and Base. Super Economy tickets cannot be refunded, changed or combined with other offers. Economy tickets cannot be refunded but they can be changed one time for free. Base tickets can be refunded for a fee and can be free as many times as needed for free.
The four classes on Italo’s trains are Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. All of their trains offer comfortable seats with free Wi-Fi and electrical outlets; a movie car; and vending machines that sell snacks and beverages. There are four classes of service on Trenitalia’s Frecciarossa trains: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. The Frecciarossa trains have comfortable seats, free Wi-Fi with access to an entertainment portal, electrical outlets at the seats, and restrooms and baby-changing stations in each passenger car. Trenitalia’s InterCity trains offer First- and Second-class service, and the InterCity Night trains offer comfortable sleeping compartments. All Italo and Trenitalia trains have room for carry-on bags above and below the seats, and larger luggage items must be stored in designated compartments. Italo passengers are limited to one carry-on item and two larger items, while Trenitalia has no restrictions for fees for luggage as long as it fits in the luggage areas. On all trains, bicycles must be folded or disassembled, stored in a bag, and kept in the luggage area. Small pets traveling in a crate are welcome on board all trains, as are larger dogs that are leashed and muzzled while on board. Both Italo and Trenitalia charge a fee for larger dogs, but guide dogs are always exempt from all fees and restrictions. Italo and Trenitalia both encourage passengers in need of special services to contact their customer service at least 24h before the scheduled departure to make any necessary arrangements.
There are many easy ways to score cheap train tickets from Naples to Florence. Travelers who who purchase same-day round-trip tickets can get discounts on Italo’s trains, while passengers traveling on Saturdays can get two-for-one ticket deals with Trenitalia. Travelers who are not on a tight schedule can save money by traveling on the InterCity and InterCity Night trains; their low-cost tickets can be half the price of a direct trip on a high-speed train. Children under 14 years travel for free with an adult, and students and seniors over 60 years qualify for discounted tickets. Booking your tickets in advance and being flexible on travel dates and times are always good ways to save money.
When taking a train from Milan, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Milano Centrale, Milano Rogoredo and Milano Porta Garibaldi. When you arrive in Naples, your train can arrive in train stations including Napoli Centrale and Napoli P. Za Garibaldi.
Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Milano Centrale to Napoli Centrale.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Milano Centrale, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at Napoli Centrale, located 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city center.
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