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Overview: Train from Milan to Siena

distanceDistance181 miles (292 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 36 min
priceAverage train ticket price$34 (€28)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesFrecciarossa or Intercity

Trains from Milan to Siena cover the 181 miles (292 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 36 min with our travel partners like Frecciarossa or Intercity. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $27 (€22), but the average price of train tickets is $34 (€28). Travelers depart most frequently from Milano Centrale and arrive in Siena.

Train companies: Frecciarossa from Milan to Siena trains

Find the best trains to Siena from Milan with Omio's travel partners Frecciarossa from $27 (€22). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

Frecciarossa

There’s no need to fly between Italian hotspots when you can simply take a Frecciarossa train to reach your destination in just a few hours. Frecciarossa is the premier high-speed train service from Trenitalia, Italy’s national railroad company, with around 200 connections made across Italy per day. These trains reach speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh), making them one of the fastest in the world. You can expect to travel 181 miles (292 km) to Siena from Milan on a Frecciarossa high-speed train. All Frecciarossa classes provide free WiFi access, power outlets, air conditioning, bathrooms, luggage storage, onboard entertainment, and restaurant and bar services to passengers.

You can find the best deals on cheap Frecciarossa train tickets right here. As an official travel partner of Trenitalia, Omio shows you all travel information for the Milan to Siena trip, such as departure and arrival times, stops, train stations, journey times, and cheap fares. Once you’re ready, buy your Milan to Siena train ticket on Omio and enjoy traveling in full comfort on a Frecciarossa train!

    Trains from Milan to Siena

    You can choose from around 80 trains from Milan to Siena. There are about 12 trains from Monday to Friday. On weekends there are a bit fewer, with about 11 on Saturday and around 9 on Sunday. There are no direct trains, and most of the journeys require two transfers. In some cases, one of the legs of the journey will be by bus. All things considered; it can take from around 5h 38m to about 9h 18min in travel time. In Siena, you can explore the three hills that make up this medieval city. You may want to start at Il Campo, the main city square, and then head up the Torre del Mangia of the Palazzo Pubblico for panoramic views after visiting the city museum inside.

     

    Milan to Siena Train Time: Daily Departures

    About 80 trains from Milan to Siena are scheduled every week. Around 12 leave every day from Monday to Friday. On weekends, there are about 11 on Saturdays and approximately nine on Sundays. These trains do not depart every hour, but sometimes there can be up to two departures in a one-hour period. Train schedules begin around 5:00 a.m. to about 6:05 p.m. every day, except for Sundays, when the departures start an hour later, at about 6:00 a.m.

     

    How long is the train journey to Siena from Milan?

    Trains to Siena from Milan can take from about 5h 38min to approximately 9h 18min. There are currently no direct trains, so travel times will vary on how many changes and how long the wait between trains are. While the one-change routes usually take about 5h 38min, there are two-change routes that take less time, at around 5h 14min. However, other journeys with two changes can take up to 9h 18min. The time between trains can be about 49min for one switch and from over 1h 15min for two. Also, some of the two changes may include a bus ride, which may also impact travel times.

     

    What are the train stations for arrivals and departures from Milan to Siena?

    Departure train station: Most trains leaving Milan are at Milan Centrale station. This main station approximately 3 miles (5 km) from Milan’s city center. You can take the subway from this station to the city center with trains running around every 5min for an approximately 11min ride. The station has free WiFi, public toilets, restaurants, and shops. There is also access and assistance for disabled passengers. You may find a few trains every day departing from other Milan stations including Milan Porto Garibaldi and Milan Rogoredo. These smaller stations offer facilities such as public restrooms, restaurant services, and disabled passenger access, and you can reach the city center by subway from both of them, trips taking around 10 – 15min.

    Arrival train station: Arrivals end in Siena Centrale, the city’s main train station. It is approximately 200 yards (180m) from the center of the city, so you could walk if you choose. There are buses running about every 10min for an approximately 15min ride into the city center. The station has restaurants and shops, as well as toilets and waiting areas. It is also disabled accessible, with extra assistance on request available.

     

    Which train companies travel from Milan to Siena?

    Trenitalia is the company that provides trains from Milan to Siena. It is the main railway company servicing Italy and is part of Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane SpA, a national holding company dealing in several sectors. In addition to Italian cities, Trenitalia provides services to other European cities in such countries as Germany, France, Switzerland, and Austria. Their trains include high-speed Frecce trains, but this route consists mainly of Intercity and Regionale trains.

     

    Trenitalia schedules of trains from Milan to Siena

    Trenitalia has a schedule of around 80 trains a week to Siena from Milan, including weekends. There are about 12 during weekdays, from Monday to Friday. Around 11 depart every Saturday, and there are about nine on Sundays. There are currently no direct trains, so be prepared to change trains once or twice, depending on the trip you select. Also, some routes include a bus instead of a train. Trips can take from about 5h 38min to about 9h 18min as times between travel segments can be from about 50min to around 1h 16min.

     

    Train Milan to Siena: Services on Board

    The trains scheduled for your journey to Siena may offer different services. The routes are usually either Intercity and Regionale trains, or a mix of the two. Sometimes they only offer one class. And if there are two, that’s more about seat size than service. Typically, these trains do not have charging outlets or WiFi, so bring the necessary equipment if you want to stay connected on board. There are usually food and beverage services on these trains. Trenitalia does not limit luggage, but the trains do have limited storage space. Bicycles are allowed, but only folded or taken apart and bagged for storing in the luggage compartment. Some trains allow leashed and muzzled dogs on board, and most allow small pets in a carrier. You should check ahead of time to see what is allowed and if there are any additional fees. The vision impaired can bring their guide dogs onboard at no extra cost, and accessibility and assistance for the disabled is available. But you should contact them in advance to ensure the needed arrangements.

     

    How to find inexpensive train fares from Milan to Siena?

    It is possible to find cheap tickets on Trenitalia trips. They usually offer discounts for advanced purchases, so the earlier you can buy, the better. Flexibility in scheduling is good, too. You may find better prices for different dates or times of day from what you originally planned. If you are okay with restrictions, you may want to look beyond the standard Base tickets and check out the cheaper Economy and Super Economy options. Also, Trenitalia offers special deals such as group travel discounts and two-for-one specials on Saturdays.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Milan to Siena

    Travel by train to Siena 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 Siena.
    FAQs

    How much do cheap train tickets from Milan to Siena cost?

    Train tickets between Milan and Siena for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $27 (€22)  one way in the next 7 days.

    How much is a train ticket to Siena from Milan?

    In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $34 (€28)  for a train ticket to Siena from Milan.

    How far is Milan to Siena by train?

    When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Milan and Siena by train to be approximately 181 miles (292 km).

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

    On average the Milan to Siena train travel time is 5 h 36 min  for the 181 miles (292 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

    What is the departure train station in Milan and arrival train station in Siena?

    There are a few train stations in Milan to start your route from including Milano Centrale, Milano Rogoredo and Milano Porta Garibaldi. In Siena you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Siena, Siena, Viale Pietro Toselli (Stazione di rifornimento " IP" ) and Siena, Viale Federigo Tozzi (Piazza Antonio Gramsci).

    Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Milano Centrale   and arrive in Siena.

    Where is the train station in Milan to go to Siena? Where is the train station in Siena located?

    Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Milano Centrale and need to travel around 1.7 miles (2.8 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

    Passengers arriving in Siena most often arrive at Siena and need to travel around 0.9 miles (1.5 km) from this train station to the city center.

    Which train providers should I travel with from Milan to Siena?

    For the best Milan to Siena train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Frecciarossa or Intercity. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from Milan to Siena to compare what amenities they may offer.

    How many trains are there from Milan to Siena a day?

    On average, there are 16 trains a day from Milan to Siena. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

    When does the first train depart from Milan to Siena? When does the last train depart from Milan to Siena?

    You can take the earliest train from Milan to Siena at 5: 45 AM   or take the last train from Milan to Siena leaving at 5: 05 PM. Look for the latest Milan to Siena train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.

    How early should I book Milan to Siena train tickets to get the best deals?

    You can find trains from Milan to Siena to cost on average $34 (€28) 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 Siena train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Milan
    Siena
    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 Siena.
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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