Trains from Zurich to Milan

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The cheapest Trains

from Zurich
to Milan

Cheapest

$95

Average

$95

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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 Zurich to Milan will cost around $ 95 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 95.

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06:10Zürich HB3h 25m 09:35Milan Centrale
$95
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$951One-way
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07:10Zürich HB3h 25m 10:35Milan Centrale
$95
1One-way
$951One-way
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09:10Zürich HB3h 25m 12:35Milan Centrale
$95
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$951One-way
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11:10Zürich HB3h 25m 14:35Milan Centrale
$95
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$951One-way
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13:10Zürich HB3h 25m 16:35Milan Centrale
$95
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$951One-way

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Prices across different modes

Train
Bus
Flight
Tue
May 21
$88Trenitalia
$22Flixbus
$105Eurowings
Wed
May 22
$88Trenitalia
$22Flixbus
$128Eurowings
Thu
May 23
$88Trenitalia
$22Flixbus
$105Eurowings
Fri
May 24
$71Trenitalia
$25Flixbus
$175Swiss
Sat
May 25
$71Trenitalia
$16RegioJet
$175tab
Sun
May 26
$71Trenitalia
$22Flixbus
$128Germanwings
Mon
May 27
$45Trenitalia
$22Flixbus
$125Vueling
Tue
May 28
$45Trenitalia
$22Flixbus
$93Eurowings
Wed
May 29
$45Trenitalia
$22Flixbus
$93Eurowings
Thu
May 30
$45Trenitalia
$22Flixbus
$102Swiss
Fri
May 31
$45Trenitalia
$22Flixbus
$93Eurowings
Sat
Jun 1
$45Trenitalia
$16RegioJet
$102Swiss
Sun
Jun 2
$45Trenitalia
$22Flixbus
$102Swiss
Mon
Jun 3
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$22Flixbus
$93Eurowings
Tue
Jun 4
$34Trenitalia
$22Flixbus
$93Eurowings
Wed
Jun 5
$34Trenitalia
$10Marino Autolinee
$93Eurowings
Thu
Jun 6
$45Trenitalia
$10Marino Autolinee
$93Eurowings
Fri
Jun 7
$45Trenitalia
$25Flixbus
$105Eurowings
Sat
Jun 8
$34Trenitalia
$16RegioJet
$102tab
Sun
Jun 9
$34Trenitalia
$22Flixbus
$102Swiss
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Journey Summary

Zurich to Milan Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
4 hours 32 minutes
Train Ticket Price: $47
Trains depart from:Zurich
Trains arrive in:Milan
Distance:217 Kms
TrainTrain Companies:Trenitalia

Trains from Zurich to Milan

Trains in Europe are a efficient way to travel between cities, with a number of companies offering domestic and international train routes. Fast Euro-City trains from Zurich and Milan run 7 times a day, from just after 7:30 a.m., until around 7:30 p.m. Other trains also run throughout the day with journey times of around 5 hours and transfers at various cities en-route. There are less direct trains on Sundays.

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Zurich to Milan Train Cost

Average prices for trains from Zurich to Milan when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

€76

1 Day in Advance

€76

1 Week in Advance

€67

2 Weeks in Advance

€59

1 Month in Advance

€39

3 Months in Advance

€29

Zurich to Milan Trains: General Information


Travelers in Italy can offset some of the cost of Zurich to Milan train tickets by planning ahead and booking tickets as far in advance as possible.


  • autobus All Zurich to Milan trains are run by Trenitalia.
  • autobus All trains are direct, depart from Zurich's Hauptbahnhof (central train station) and arrive at Milano Centrale train station.
  • autobus The Zurich to Milan train journey takes as little as 3 hours and 26 minutes to arrive in Milan.
  • autobus Most travelers book their Zurich to Milan train tickets approximately 1 day in advance of the travel date.




Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on Zurich to Milan trains decrease the further they are booked in advance:

  • It is 12% cheaper to purchase Zurich to Milan train tickets 1 week ahead of when you intend to travel.
  • Zurich to Milan train costs are 49% cheaper when booked 1 month in advance as opposed to purchasing a train ticket the day of.

Taking the Train from Zurich

Trains depart from Zurich Hauptbahnhof, an important hub station in the center of the city. The station has good links with Zurich's efficient and extensive public transport system of suburban trains (S-Bahn), Swiss Post Autobuses and city buses, cable cars, trams, ferries and regional trains. All public transport has an integrated ticketing system. Night buses operate on Friday and Saturday evenings and taxi ranks are located outside the station.

Getting into Milan by Train

Milan is a lively and cosmopolitan city, where the contemporary life of the fashion circuit blends with Milan's historic past, represented by La Scala Opera House and the Duomo Cathedral. A climb to the top of the Duomo is well worth the effort, giving stunning views across the city. Other major attractions for visitors are da Vinci's Last Supper masterpiece in the Basilica of Santa Maria alle Grazie and the Navigli waterways, whose banks are lined with walks, cafes, and shops. Trains from Zurich to Milan arrive at Milano Centrale Station, located in the center of the city's business and government districts and on lines MM2 and MM3 of the Metro. Milan is home to the world's largest tram network, as well as having an extensive system of Metro, rapid transit trains and ATM buses, which operate until around 2:00 a.m. Taxis are located outside Milano Centrale Station.

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Best fares for trains from Zurich to Milan

This Weekend
This month
Next Month
Fri, May 24
Train
Trenitalia
04:103h 25m07:35
ZurichMilan
Sat, May 25
Train
Trenitalia
17:103h 40m20:50
ZurichMilan
Fastest Trains from Zurich to Milan
Sat, Jun 1
Train
Trenitalia
15:103h 22m18:32
ZurichMilan
Mon, Jun 3
Train
Trenitalia
15:103h 22m18:32
ZurichMilan
Tue, Jun 4
Train
Trenitalia
15:103h 22m18:32
ZurichMilan
Return Train Tickets for Milan to Zurich
Wed, May 22
Train
Trenitalia
16:253h 25m19:50
MilanZurich
Thu, May 23
Train
Trenitalia
17:253h 25m20:50
MilanZurich
Sat, May 25
Train
Trenitalia
15:283h 22m18:50
MilanZurich
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Milan
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