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from Lausanne to Milan

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

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To get from Lausanne to Milan on Jul 31 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

02:18PMLausanne, gare3h22 05:40PMMilan Centrale
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$741One-way
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02:18PMLausanne, gare3h22 05:40PMMilan Centrale
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$741One-way
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06:25AMGeneva International Airport3h50 10:15AMMilan Linate Airport
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$2231One-way
06:25AMGeneva International Airport7h15 01:40PMMilan Linate Airport
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$2231One-way
12:25PMGeneva International Airport5h35 06:00PMMilan Linate Airport
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$2581One-way

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$46Flixbus
$223Swiss
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$28Flixbus
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$28Flixbus
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Aug 10
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Aug 11
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$167Swiss
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Aug 12
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$135Lufthansa Cityline
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Aug 13
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$33Flixbus
$125Swiss
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Aug 14
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Aug 15
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$38Flixbus
$119Lufthansa Cityline
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Aug 16
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Aug 17
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$39Flixbus
$125Swiss
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$135Austrian Airlines

Travel Information from Lausanne to Milan

distanceDistance142 miles (229 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$35 - $219
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $35 (€28) • 6 h
fastestFastest modeTrain • $92 (€74) • 3 h 22 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAlitalia, Flixbus or Trenitalia

Travel 142 miles (229 km) by flight, bus or train between Lausanne and Milan. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 22 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $35 (€28). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Alitalia, Flixbus or Trenitalia among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or train from Lausanne to Milan.

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How to get from Lausanne to Milan

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Lausanne to Milan, 100,00% 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 Lausanne 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 international travel restrictions for Italy due to COVID-19 if I’m traveling from Lausanne to Milan?

Travel from Lausanne, Switzerland to Milan, Italy is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Milan from Lausanne restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Milan, Italy from Lausanne?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Milan, Italy?

The government of Italy has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 7/29/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Lausanne and Milan closer to your planned date of departure here.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Switzerland from Milan, Italy?

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

Is my journey back to Lausanne 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 Lausanne from Milan?

Conditions of reentry into Switzerland:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before boarding for all arrivals by air
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health declaration required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Lausanne, 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 7/29/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Lausanne from Milan closer to your date of departure here.

What are the ways to get from Lausanne to Milan?

There are 3 ways to get from Lausanne to Milan: flight, bus or train.

How do I get from Lausanne to Milan the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to go to Milan from Lausanne is by taking a bus, which costs on average $35 (€28).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Milan:

Taking a bus is usually $184 (€147) less than taking a flight to Milan, which costs on average $219 (€175) for the same trip.

A bus is generally $57 (€46) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $92 (€74) from Lausanne to Milan.

What is the quickest way to get from Lausanne to Milan?

The fastest way from Lausanne to Milan is by train with an average journey time of 3 h 22 min.

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

In comparison, taking a flight requires on average 3 h 40 min   of travel time.

In comparison, getting to Milan by bus can take on average 6 h.

What is the distance from Lausanne to Milan?

The Lausanne to Milan distance is around 142 miles (229 km).

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Lausanne to Milan?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Lausanne to Milan:

  • Buses mostly leave from Lausanne, Beau-Site (Avenue du Grey) and tend to arrive in Milan, Stazione Centrale.
  • Trains mostly leave from Lausanne, gare and tend to arrive in Milano Centrale.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Lausanne to Milan?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Lausanne to Milan, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Alitalia can get you to Milan by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Alitalia from Lausanne to Milan for $219 (€175) on Omio.
  • Travel with Flixbus for buses to Milan. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Lausanne to Milan tickets on Omio for $35 (€28).
  • Trenitalia can take you to Milan by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Trenitalia from Lausanne to Milan for $92 (€74).
Can I find a direct route from Lausanne to Milan?

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

  • You can find around direct flights per day and travel with.
  • You can take a direct train with Trenitalia with 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 between Lausanne and Milan.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Lausanne to Milan?
Omio customers who travel from Lausanne to Milan often also extend their vacation to go to Rome, Paris or Naples. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Milan and these popular destinations at a great price.
How early should I book tickets to Milan from Lausanne online for the best deals?

Before traveling from Lausanne to Milan, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A plane ticket is costing on average $219 (€175) one way for this trip.
  • A bus ticket costs $35 (€28) one way on average for this trip.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $92 (€74) one way for this route.

But we recommend booking Lausanne 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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