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from Geneva to Milan

You can get from Geneva to Milan by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Geneva to Milan on Dec 10 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Thu
Dec 9
$102Trenitalia
$26Flixbus
$240ITA
Fri
Dec 10
$102Trenitalia
$26Flixbus
$240ITA
Sat
Dec 11
$102Trenitalia
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$240ITA
Sun
Dec 12
$72Trenitalia
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$240ITA
Mon
Dec 13
$72Trenitalia
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$240ITA
Tue
Dec 14
$72Trenitalia
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$240ITA
Wed
Dec 15
$72Trenitalia
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$240ITA
Thu
Dec 16
$52Trenitalia
$30Flixbus
$240ITA
Fri
Dec 17
$52Trenitalia
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$266ITA
Sat
Dec 18
$61Trenitalia
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$266ITA
Sun
Dec 19
$61Trenitalia
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$290Brussels Airlines
Mon
Dec 20
$61Trenitalia
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$240ITA
Tue
Dec 21
$52Trenitalia
$26Flixbus
$240ITA
Wed
Dec 22
$61Trenitalia
$26Flixbus
$297ITA
Thu
Dec 23
$82Trenitalia
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$334Air Dolomiti
Fri
Dec 24
$52Trenitalia
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$290Brussels Airlines
Sat
Dec 25
$41Trenitalia
$30Flixbus
$266ITA
Sun
Dec 26
$41Trenitalia
$30Flixbus
$184Air Dolomiti
Mon
Dec 27
$52Trenitalia
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Tue
Dec 28
$52Trenitalia
$26Flixbus
$161Air Dolomiti
Wed
Dec 29
$52Trenitalia
$26Flixbus
$219Brussels Airlines

Travel Information between Geneva and Milan

distanceDistance154 miles (249 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$20 - $111
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $20 (€17) • 4 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $111 (€93) • 3 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Alitalia or Trenitalia

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 154 miles (249 km) between Geneva and Milan. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $20 (€17). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus, Alitalia or Trenitalia among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Geneva to Milan.

How to get from Geneva to Milan

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Geneva to Milan, 52,26% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Geneva to Milan and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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FAQs

What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Milan, Italy if I’m coming from Geneva, Switzerland?

International travel from Geneva, Switzerland to Milan, Italy is: Partially open.

Can I enter Italy if coming from Switzerland?

Entry into Italy is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Milan if traveling from Geneva?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What measures do I need to follow in Milan, Italy due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Italy must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 12/8/21; 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 between Geneva and Milan.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Geneva, Switzerland from Milan, Italy?

The restriction level for your return to Geneva, Switzerland from Italy is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Geneva from Milan restricted?

Entry into Switzerland is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Geneva from Milan?

Conditions of reentry into Switzerland:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Geneva, Switzerland?

You should observe these safety measures in Switzerland as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information about your return travel to Switzerland was last checked on 11/29/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Geneva from Milan closer to your date of departure here.

How do I go from Geneva to Milan?

You can travel to Milan from Geneva 3 different ways: bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way from Geneva to Milan?

The cheapest way to travel between Geneva and Milan is by taking a bus with an average price of $20 (€17).

This is compared to other travel options to Milan:

Taking a bus is about $91 (€76) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $111 (€93) for this journey.

Taking a bus is about $61 (€51) less than taking a train, which costs on average $81 (€68) for this trip.

What is the fastest way to travel to Milan from Geneva?

The fastest way from Geneva to Milan is by flight with an average journey time of 3 h 15 min.

There are alternative travel options to Milan that can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 4 h 40 min   on average.

In comparison, going by train can take 4 h 1 min   on average.

How far is it from Geneva to Milan?

Milan is approximately 154 miles (249 km) away from Geneva.

How many services a day are there from Geneva to Milan?

The average frequency per day from Geneva to Milan is:

  • 5 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Geneva and Milan as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling to Milan from Geneva, where do I depart from Geneva and where do I arrive in Milan?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Geneva to Milan:

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Geneva, Eaux-Vives and arrive in Milan, Stazione Centrale.
  • Most travelers take a flight from Geneva International Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport.
  • Most travelers take a train from Genève to Milano Centrale.

Which travel companies can take me from Geneva to Milan?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Geneva to Milan:

  • You can go to Milan from Geneva by bus with Flixbus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $20 (€17) with Flixbus from Geneva to Milan on Omio.
  • You can travel to Milan from Geneva by flight with Alitalia. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $111 (€93) with Alitalia from Geneva to Milan.
  • You can travel by train between Geneva and Milan with Trenitalia, and you can find Trenitalia Geneva to Milan tickets for $81 (€68) on Omio.

Is there a way to travel directly from Geneva to Milan?

Yes, there are direct services available from Geneva to Milan with the following travel companies:

  • You can take a direct train with Trenitalia with 5 direct trains per day.

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 from Geneva to Milan.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Geneva to Milan?

Your trip from Geneva to Milan doesn't have to end in Milan. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Rome, Paris or Naples. If you’d like to add Rome, Paris or Naples to your Geneva to Milan tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Milan today!

When should I purchase a ticket from Geneva to Milan online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Geneva to Milan, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing $20 (€17) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost on average $111 (€93) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $81 (€68) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Geneva to Milan online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.