You can get from Basel to Milan by train, bus or flight.
To get from Basel to Milan on Aug 20 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||163 miles (263 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight, ferry or train|
|Ticket price range||$2 - $110|
|Fastest mode||Train • $110 (€102) • 4 h 12 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or Trenitalia|
Travel 163 miles (263 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train between Basel and Milan. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or Trenitalia among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Basel to Milan.
International travel from Basel, Switzerland to Milan, Italy is: Fully open.
Entry into Italy is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Italy must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 7/28/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your upcoming trip to Milan from Basel.
The restriction level for your return to Basel, Switzerland from Italy is: Fully open.
Entry into Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.
Conditions of reentry into Switzerland:
You should observe these safety measures in Switzerland as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
This information about your return travel to Switzerland was last checked on 8/3/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Basel from Milan closer to your date of departure here.
There are 4 ways that you can travel between Basel and Milan. You can take a bus, flight, ferry or train.
The cheapest way to travel between Basel and Milan is by taking a flight with an average price of $2 (€2).
This is compared to other travel options to Milan:
A flight is generally $64 (€59) less than a bus for the same trip. Taking a bus costs on average $66 (€61) from Basel to Milan.
Taking a flight is usually $108 (€100) less than taking a train to Milan, which costs on average $110 (€102) for the same trip.
The quickest way to travel between Basel and Milan is by train, which takes on average 4 h 12 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, getting to Milan by bus can take on average 4 h 35 min.
In comparison, going by flight can take 0 h 0 min on average.
You should expect to travel around 163 miles (263 km) between Basel and Milan.
The average frequency per day from Basel to Milan is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Milan from Basel as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Basel to Milan:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Basel to Milan, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct services available from Basel to Milan with the following travel companies:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Milan as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Milan from Basel.
Before traveling from Basel to Milan, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Basel to Milan tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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