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Overview: Train from Milan to Prato

distanceDistance143 miles (231 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 38 min
priceAverage train ticket price$24 (€20)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersIntercity, Frecciarossa, Regionale Veloce, Italo or Regionale

Trains from Milan to Prato cover the 143 miles (231 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 38 min with our travel partners like Intercity, Frecciarossa, Regionale Veloce, Italo or Regionale. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $24 (€20), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $12 (€10). Travelers depart most frequently from Milano Centrale and arrive in Prato Centrale.

Train companies: Frecciarossa and Italo between Milan and Prato

For as little as $12 (€10) you can travel by train from Milan to Prato with Frecciarossa and Italo. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

Italo
Frecciarossa

Italo is a brand of high-speed trains from the Italian train company Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori (NTV) offering regular services to popular cities around Italy, such as Rome, Naples, Florence and Milan. Among its fleet of trains are 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 speeds up to 150 mph (250 km/h). You can choose from the following Italo ticket types when purchasing tickets between Milan and Prato: Low Cost, Economy, and Flex. Italo offers four different class options: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. 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 films, music and games). While some amenities may differ based on the class option booked, each train car is modernly equipped with a high level of comfort.

    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 Prato:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Normal conditions apply
    • Verification of ticket with valid ID

    Trains from Milan to Prato

    There are usually between 100 and 110 daily trains from Milan to Prato, with the weekly average being approximately 745 journeys that are offered. Per hour, you will find that there are normally around 5 to 10 trains that are operated for this route. The length of your trip can vary due to a variety of factors, including the model of train that is being used, how many transfers there are in your itinerary, and how long your transfers are scheduled for. Normally, you can expect for your trip to last between 2h 30min and 7h on average. Milan is around 185 miles (300 km) from Prato. Many direct trains are offered for this route, but you will also find quite a few voyages that require either one or two transfers. There are many things for you to see once you arrive in Prato, including the Castello dell'Imperatore and the St. Stephen's Cathedral.

    Milan to Prato Train Time: Daily Departures

    On a typical day, there are usually around 100 to 110 trains from Milan to Prato that are serviced. Per week, there are normally 745 journeys that are offered, and 5 to 10 trains that are serviced each hour. The first daily train often leaves at around 5:00 a.m., while the last train of the day departs closer to 7:00 p.m.

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

    How long your train trip from Milan to Prato lasts depends on things like how many transfers you have during your voyage, the length that these transfers will be, and the type of train that is being used. However, you can normally expect for your trip to take anywhere from 2h 30min to 7h on average. It’s possible to find direct trains for this journey, but there are also many trains that require either one or two transfers before arriving in Prato.

    What is/are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Milan to Prato?

    Departure train station: Your train will depart from either Milan Centrale or Milan Porta Garibaldi. Milan Centrale can be found in the northeast region of the city, around 3.7 miles (6 km) from the city center. To get here from the city center, you can take metro lines 3 or M2, which will bring you to the railway station in around 20-25min. Milan Porta Garibaldi is in the northern part of the city, approximately 4.4 miles (7 km) from downtown Milan. If you want to go here from the city center, grab metro line M2, which will bring you to this railway station in around 15-20min. Both of these stations are equipped with amenities like public restrooms, access to free Wi-Fi, luggage lockers, and stores that sell light refreshments and travel essentials. It’s recommended that you arrive at your departure station at least half an hour before your train is scheduled to leave, in order to give yourself time to board.

    Arrival train station: Your train will arrive at either Prato Borgonuovo, Prato Centrale, or Prato Porta Al Serraglio. Prato Borgonuovo is in the northwest part of town and is around 3.4 miles (5.5 km) from the city center. Those that want to go from here to the city center can grab the local train line REG, which will bring them there in around 5min. Prato Centrale is conveniently located in the heart of downtown, and is within walking distance of the Lam Blu bus line, making it easy to go from here to other parts of the city. Prato Porta Al Serraglio is in the northern part of the city, approximately 1.3 miles (2 km) from the city center. To go to the city center from here, you can also grab the local REG train, which will bring you there in around 5-10min. Like the railway stations in Milan, all three of these train stations have public toilets and complimentary Wi-Fi, as well as sitting areas and drinking fountains.

    Which train companies travel from Milan to Prato?

    The company that is primarily responsible for servicing trains from Milan to Prato is known as Trenitalia. Created in the early 2000s, Trenitalia is now considered to be one of the largest transport providers in all of Italy, and it services hundreds of trains each day to some of the country’s most popular cities. When Trenitalia operates trains for this route, it’s possible to find direct voyages. However, there are also many trips that require either one or two transfers before arriving in Prato. Some potential cities where you may have transfers include Bologna and Florence. In addition to transfers, your train may also stop in other cities before reaching its final destination.

    Trenitalia trains from Milan to Prato

    Trenitalia generally operates between 100 and 110 daily trains from Milan to Prato, with the weekly total being around 745 trips that are offered. Per hour, there are anywhere from 5 to 10 trains that are serviced. While the total length of your trip may vary, it is usually between 2h 30min and 7h. Your train will depart from either Milan Centrale or Milan Porta Garibaldi and arrive at either Prato Borgonuovo, Prato Centrale, or Prato Porta Al Serraglio. For this route, Trenitalia generally operates regional trains. The company maintains the same timetable on weekends as it does during the week, but fewer trains are usually offered on public holidays.

    Train Milan to Prato: Services on Board

    For this route, Trenitalia usually offers one booking class, which is second class. All trains provide travelers with unlimited free Wi-Fi for the duration of their trip. There is usually a snack car where you can purchase light refreshments. You can also bring one carry-on item and two pieces of luggage at no additional cost, but they must be kept in your respective train car. Each traveler can bring one small pet onboard, but your furry friend must be kept in a proper carrier for the duration of your trip. If you would like to bring your bike, you can do so, but it must be foldable and in a bag. All Trenitalia trains are accessible for travelers with disabilities, including onboard amenities, such as restrooms. If you will need additional help with boarding or storing your luggage, contact Trenitalia ahead of your departure, and an employee will be present to assist you throughout your voyage.

    How to find cheap train tickets from Milan to Prato?

    If you’re hoping to find particularly cheap train tickets for journeys from Milan to Prato, there are a few different tactics that you can use to help your search. Voyages that require passengers to transfer trains at least once are usually more affordable than those that are direct, as they tend to be slower. If possible, be as flexible as you can with the dates and times that you will be traveling, as you can then opt for the cheapest ticket that is offered. Keep in mind that tickets tend to be cheaper the further in advance that you book.

     

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    FAQs

    How much does a cheap train to Prato from Milan cost?

    Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Prato from Milan for the next 7 days starting from $12 (€10)  one way.

    How much is the train from Milan to Prato on average?

    In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $24 (€20)  for a train ticket from Milan to Prato.

    How far is Prato from Milan by train?

    The distance between Milan and Prato by train is approximately 143 miles (231 km).

    How many hours is the train time from Milan to Prato?

    The train time from Milan to Prato is on average 4 h 38 min  for the 143 miles (231 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Milan to Prato by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

    What train station in Milan goes to Prato? What train station do I come into Prato from Milan?

    When taking the train from Milan to Prato, you can choose to depart from train stations like Milano Centrale, Milano Rogoredo and Milano Porta Garibaldi. Your journey can end in train stations such as Prato Centrale, Prato Porta Al Serraglio and Prato Borgonuovo.

    Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Milano Centrale   and arrive in Prato Centrale.

    Where is the train station in Milan? Where is the train station in Prato?

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Milano Centrale, which is located around 1.7 miles (2.8 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Prato Centrale, located 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city center.

    Which train companies can take me to Prato from Milan?

    For the journey from Milan to Prato you can take a train with Intercity, Frecciarossa, Regionale Veloce, Italo or Regionale. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Milan to Prato on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

    How many train services per day are there from Milan to Prato?

    The average number of trains departing Milan for Prato is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

    When is the earliest train from Milan to Prato? When is the last train from Milan to Prato?

    The earliest train departing from Milan to Prato leaves at 5: 10 AM. The last train departing from Milan to Prato leaves at 5: 15 PM. You can find the latest Milan to Prato train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

    How early should I book train tickets to Prato from Milan to score the best deals?

    If you book a train ticket from Milan to Prato within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $24 (€20) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Milan and Prato are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Milan
    Prato
    Milano Centrale is the most popular Milan railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Milan for your trip to Prato.
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    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    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
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    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