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 Salerno will cost around $ 148 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 84.
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4 h 51 m
7 h 43 m
Trains per day
Of the 82 trains that leave Milan for Salerno every day 20 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 699 km distance in an average of 7 h 43 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 4 h 51 m .
The slowest trains will take 13 h 31 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||433 miles (698 km)|
|Average train duration||11 h 30 min|
|Average train ticket price||$71 (€57)|
|Train frequency||16 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 16 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Frecciarossa, Italo, Intercity Notte, Trenitalia or Intercity|
Trains from Milan to Salerno cover the 433 miles (698 km) long route taking on average 11 h 30 min with our travel partners like Frecciarossa, Italo, Intercity Notte, Trenitalia or Intercity. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $71 (€57), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $53 (€43). Travelers depart most frequently from Milano Centrale and arrive in Salerno.
Buy your official Frecciarossa, Italo and Trenitalia train tickets from Milan to Salerno from $53 (€43) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular journey.
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 from Milan to Salerno: 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.
Milan to Salerno train information with Italo:
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 Salerno:
Italotreno and Trenitalia with Intercity and Frecciarossa trains are the companies that operate the connections on the Milan-Salerno route. Overall, the two operators guarantee a total of twenty journeys within 24 hours, without significant variations at weekends in terms of train times and frequency.
The first train leaves Milan at 06:23, while the last departure is at 23:17. Depending on the train chosen, the duration of the trip is between 5 h 03 min and 11 h 15 min: there are non-stop runs and trains with 1 or 2 changes, generally in Bologna Central, Genoa Piazza Principe, Rome Tiburtina or Termini, Naples Central.
The stations involved at the start are those of Milan Central, Rho Fiera, Porta Garibaldi and Rogoredo, while Salerno Central is the reference station at the arrival.
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There are four stations from which Milan-Salerno trains depart: the central station in Piazza Duca d'Aosta 1, Porta Garibaldi station in Piazza Sigmund Freud, Rogoredo station in Via Giovanni Battista Cassinis and Rho Fiera station located in the homonymous town in the Milanese hinterland.
The fastest way to reach the above mentioned stations is by underground (green and yellow lines for the Central station; green and lilac lines for Porta Garibaldi; yellow lines for Rogoredo and red lines for Rho Fiera) and, at night, by NM1, NM2 and NM3 buses.
Milan-Salerno trains arrive at the central station of Piazza Vittorio Veneto. The station is served by public transport: the urban bus lines number 15, 21, 25, 26, 28, 39 and 41 connect the station to the different districts of the city from early morning to late evening while there is no night public transport service available.
When taking the train to Salerno from Milan, you can choose to depart from train stations like Milano Centrale, Milano Rogoredo and Milano Porta Garibaldi. Your trip can end in train stations such as Salerno, Salerno Torrione and Salerno Irno.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Milano Centrale and arrive in Salerno.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Milano Centrale, is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center of Milan.
The most popular arrival train station, Salerno, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center of Salerno.
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