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from Milan to Geneva

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

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To get from Milan to Geneva on Aug 2 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:20AMMilan Centrale4h01 12:21PMGeneva
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$1071One-way
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08:20AMMilan Centrale4h01 12:21PMGeneva
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05:00PMMilan Linate Airport17h10 10:10AMGeneva International Airport
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$2481One-way
07:30PMMilan Linate Airport14h40 10:10AMGeneva International Airport
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$3081One-way
03:15PMMilan Linate Airport18h55 10:10AMGeneva International Airport
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$3081One-way

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Aug 1
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$308Alitalia
Mon
Aug 2
$107Trenitalia
$38Flixbus
$248Alitalia
Tue
Aug 3
$107Trenitalia
$38Flixbus
$220Alitalia
Wed
Aug 4
$86Trenitalia
$50Flixbus
$248Alitalia
Thu
Aug 5
$75Trenitalia
$47Flixbus
$278Alitalia
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Aug 6
$86Trenitalia
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Aug 7
$86Trenitalia
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Aug 8
$64Trenitalia
$44Flixbus
$278Alitalia
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Aug 9
$86Trenitalia
$44Flixbus
$220Alitalia
Tue
Aug 10
$64Trenitalia
$38Flixbus
$248Alitalia Cityliner
Wed
Aug 11
$64Trenitalia
$38Flixbus
$220Alitalia
Thu
Aug 12
$64Trenitalia
$38Flixbus
$220Alitalia
Fri
Aug 13
$86Trenitalia
$44Flixbus
$248Alitalia
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Aug 14
$97Trenitalia
$38Flixbus
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Aug 15
$86Trenitalia
$44Flixbus
$220Alitalia
Mon
Aug 16
$75Trenitalia
$31Flixbus
$248Alitalia Cityliner
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Aug 17
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$31Flixbus
$220Alitalia
Wed
Aug 18
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$31Flixbus
$220Alitalia
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Aug 19
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$220Alitalia
Fri
Aug 20
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$248Alitalia
Sat
Aug 21
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$701Alitalia

Travel Information from Milan to Geneva

distanceDistance154 miles (249 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$32 - $114
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $32 (€26) • 5 h
fastestFastest modeTrain • $107 (€85) • 4 h 16 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAustrian Airlines, Flixbus or Trenitalia

Travel 154 miles (249 km) by flight, bus or train between Milan and Geneva. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 16 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $32 (€26). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Austrian Airlines, Flixbus or Trenitalia among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight, bus or train from Milan to Geneva.

How to get from Milan to Geneva

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Milan to Geneva, 68,08% 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 Milan to Geneva 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
Is international travel between Milan, Italy and Geneva, Switzerland allowed?

Travel between Milan, Italy and Geneva, Switzerland is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Italy enter Switzerland?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Geneva from Milan?

Conditions of entry 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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Geneva, Switzerland?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Switzerland has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 7/29/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Milan to Geneva.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Italy from Geneva, Switzerland?

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

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Italy from Switzerland?

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

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Italy from Switzerland?

Requirements for reentering Italy:

  • 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 requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Italy?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Italy to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

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

The above information about your return travel to Milan, Italy was last verified on 7/31/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Milan from Geneva.

How do I go from Milan to Geneva?

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

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

The cheapest way to go to Geneva from Milan is by taking a bus, which costs on average $32 (€26).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Geneva:

Taking a bus is about $81 (€65) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $114 (€91) for this journey.

Taking a bus is usually $74 (€59) less than taking a train to Geneva, which costs on average $107 (€85) for the same trip.

What is the quickest way from Milan to Geneva?

The fastest way from Milan to Geneva is by train with an average journey time of 4 h 16 min.

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

In comparison, going by flight can take 14 h 50 min   on average.

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 5 h.

What is the distance from Milan to Geneva?

The distance is approximately 154 miles (249 km) from Milan to Geneva.

Where do I depart from Milan? Where do I arrive in Geneva?

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

  • Most travelers board their plane from Milan Malpensa Airport and arrive in Geneva International Airport.
  • Most travelers catch their bus from Milan, Stazione Centrale and arrive in Geneva, Eaux-Vives.
  • Most travelers who buy a train ticket from Milan to Geneva depart from Milano Centrale to Genève.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Milan to Geneva?

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

  • You can travel by plane to Geneva from Milan with Austrian Airlines, and you can find Austrian Airlines Milan to Geneva tickets for $114 (€91) on Omio.
  • You can take a bus from Milan to Geneva with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $32 (€26) with Flixbus from Milan to Geneva.
  • You can go to Geneva from Milan by train with Trenitalia. You'll see cheap train tickets for $107 (€85) with Trenitalia from Milan to Geneva on Omio.
Is it possible to travel directly from Milan to Geneva?

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

  • You can find direct flights per day to Geneva with.
  • You can find direct buses per day to Geneva with Flixbus.
  • You can find direct trains per day to take to Geneva with Trenitalia.

Direct services to Geneva tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Milan to Geneva?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Milan to Geneva often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Paris, Lyon or Zurich. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Milan and Geneva itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Geneva and any of these top destinations today!
When should I buy a ticket from Milan to Geneva online to score the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost on average $114 (€91) one way.
  • Bus tickets are costing on average $32 (€26) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $107 (€85) one way on average.

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

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Milan
Geneva
Milano - Terminal Bus di Lampugnano
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines M1<br>Bus lines 68
Milano Centrale
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Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines M1, M2, M3, M5
Milano Porta Garibaldi
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