How to travel from Milan to Ferrara

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Travel Information between Milan and Ferrara

distanceDistance126 miles (203 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$16 - $17
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $16 (€14) • 4 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $17 (€16) • 2 h 33 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Intercity Notte

Travel 126 miles (203 km) by bus or train from Milan to Ferrara. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 33 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $16 (€14). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or Intercity Notte among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Milan to Ferrara.

Travel Tips: Travel from Milan to Ferrara

Travel to Ferrara 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 Ferrara.

There are 2 ways that you can travel to Ferrara from Milan. You can take a bus or train.

The cheapest way to go to Ferrara from Milan is by taking a bus, which costs on average $16 (€14).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Ferrara:

A bus is $2 (€2) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Milan to Ferrara costing on average $17 (€16).

The quickest way to travel to Ferrara from Milan is by train, which takes on average 2 h 33 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 4 h 20 min   of travel time.

You should expect to travel around 126 miles (203 km) between Milan and Ferrara.

The average frequency per day from Milan to Ferrara is:

  • Around 25 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Milan to Ferrara as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

  • Buses from Milan to Ferrara most often leave from Milan, Stazione Centrale and arrive in Ferrara.
  • Trains most often depart from Milan at Milano Centrale and arrive in Ferrara at Ferrara.

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

  • You can take a bus from Milan to Ferrara with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $16 (€14) with Flixbus from Milan to Ferrara.
  • You can go to Ferrara from Milan by train with Intercity Notte. You'll see cheap train tickets for $17 (€16) with Intercity Notte from Milan to Ferrara on Omio.
Many of our customers traveling from Milan to Ferrara don't make Ferrara their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Ferrara are Bologna, Rome or Naples, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Ferrara to any of these top destinations today!

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

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $16 (€14) one way for this route.
  • A train ticket for this journey costs on average $17 (€16) one way.

But we recommend booking Milan to Ferrara 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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