How to travel from Milan to Rome

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from Milan to Rome

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

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To get from Milan to Rome on Tue Jun 22 2021 00:00:00 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time) we recommend taking a train because it's the best combination of price and speed.

08:15AMMilan Centrale3h10 11:25AMRome Termini
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$901One-way
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11:20PMMilan Porta Garibaldi7h57 07:17AMRome Tiburtina
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$531One-way
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06:15PMMilan Centrale3h10 09:25PMRome Termini
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$901One-way
07:15AMMilan Centrale3h10 10:25AMRome Termini
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$901One-way
05:15PMMilan Centrale3h10 08:25PMRome Termini
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Mon
Jun 21
$53Intercity Notte
$50Flixbus
$154Alitalia
Tue
Jun 22
$53Intercity Notte
$39Flixbus
$155Alitalia
Wed
Jun 23
$53Intercity Notte
$36Flixbus
$155Alitalia
Thu
Jun 24
$53Intercity Notte
$59Marino Autolinee
$155Alitalia
Fri
Jun 25
$53Intercity Notte
$36Flixbus
$85Alitalia
Sat
Jun 26
$51Intercity
$30Flixbus
$70Alitalia
Sun
Jun 27
$52Frecciabianca
$36Flixbus
$70Alitalia
Mon
Jun 28
$52Frecciabianca
$16Flixbus
$70Alitalia Cityliner
Tue
Jun 29
$33Intercity Notte
$36Flixbus
$70Alitalia
Wed
Jun 30
$52Frecciabianca
$36Flixbus
$70Alitalia
Thu
Jul 1
$50Frecciabianca
$30Flixbus
$85Alitalia Cityliner
Fri
Jul 2
$52Frecciabianca
$30Flixbus
$70Alitalia
Sat
Jul 3
$33Intercity Notte
$30Flixbus
$70Alitalia
Sun
Jul 4
$44Intercity
$30Flixbus
$70Alitalia
Mon
Jul 5
$33Intercity Notte
$16Flixbus
$70Alitalia Cityliner
Tue
Jul 6
$33Intercity Notte
$16Flixbus
$70Alitalia
Wed
Jul 7
$33Intercity Notte
$16Flixbus
$70Alitalia Cityliner
Thu
Jul 8
$33Intercity Notte
$16Flixbus
$70Alitalia
Fri
Jul 9
$53Intercity Notte
$16Flixbus
$70Alitalia
Sat
Jul 10
$40Intercity Notte
$16Flixbus
$70Alitalia
Sun
Jul 11
$42Intercity
$16Flixbus
$70Alitalia
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How to Travel from Milan to Rome

The journey from Milan to Rome is popular with travelers in Italy for both business and leisure. Buses, trains, and airlines regularly travel from Milan to Rome every day of the week. Key departure points in Milan include Autostazione Milano, Milano Porta Garibaldi and Milano Rogoredo train stations, and Milano Linate and Milano Malpensa airports.

Trains from Milan to Rome | Buses from Milan to Rome | Flights from Milan to Rome

Milan to Rome Travel Comparison

Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

buses

€16

5:12 h

1 Month Ahead

trains

€48

2:49 h

2 Months Ahead

trains

€64

1:10 h

1 Week Ahead



What is the best way to travel from Milan to Rome?

Cheapest way to travel from Milan to Rome


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Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Milan to Rome. Buses traveling from Milan to Rome depart from either Milan's Autostazione Lampugnano or Rogoredo bus station and take at least 5:12 h to arrive at Rome's Tiburtina bus station. Over 20 buses travel from Milan to Rome every day, with the first bus departing Milan at 5:25 a.m. Bus companies that travel from Milan to Rome include Flixbus, Baltour, and BusCenter.


Fastest way to travel from Milan to Rome


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Taking a flight is technically the fastest way to travel from Milan to Rome; however, when travel time to and from Milan and Rome's airports is taken into consideration, taking a high-speed train is actually the fastest way to travel from Milan to Rome. Flights traveling from Milan to Rome depart from Milan's Linate or Malpensa airport and arrive at Rome's Fiumicino airport after 1:10 h of flight time. Approximately 30 flights travel from Milan to Rome every day, with the first departing at 4:55 a.m. Both Alitalia and EasyJet travel frequently from Milan to Rome.


Most popular way to travel from Milan to Rome


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Taking the train is the most popular way to travel from Milan to Rome. Taking a train is at least 2:20 h faster than traveling from Milan to Rome by bus while only costing €32 more on average. Similarly, trains from Milan to Rome are an hour faster than taking a flight when travel to and from Rome and Milan's airports is taken into consideration while being €16 cheaper on average. Trains traveling from Milan to Rome depart from either Milan's Porta Garibaldi or Centrale train station and take 2:49 h to arrive at either Rome's Ostiense, Termini, or Tiburtina train station. Approximately 70 trains travel from Milan to Rome every day, with the first departing Milan at 5:35 a.m. Both Trenitalia and Italo travel frequently from Milan to Rome every day.


How to get from Milan to Rome

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Milan to Rome, 92,09% 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 Rome 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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Attractions in Rome

In addition to being the capital of Italy and the third most visited city in Europe, Rome is also the location of Vatican City- an independent country within Rome's city boundaries. Rome receives between 7-10 million tourist visits per year. Some of Rome's main attractions include the Colosseum, the Pantheon, the Vatican museums, the Galleria Borghese, and the Spanish Steps.

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FAQs
What are the ways to get from Milan to Rome?

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

How far is Rome from Milan?

You should expect to travel around 296 miles (477 km) between Milan and Rome.

What are the departure and arrival points in Milan and in Rome?

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

  • Flights mostly depart from Milan Malpensa Airport and arrive in Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport.
  • Buses from Milan to Rome most often leave from Milan, Stazione Centrale and arrive in Rome, Tiburtina Station.
  • Trains mostly depart from Milano Centrale and arrive in Roma Termini.
Which travel operators can get me to Rome from Milan?

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

  • You can travel by plane from Milan to Rome with Alitalia, and you can find Alitalia Milan to Rome tickets for $97 (€77) on Omio.
  • You can travel to Rome from Milan by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $15 (€12) with Flixbus from Milan to Rome.
  • You can travel by train between Milan and Rome with Intercity, and you can find Intercity Milan to Rome tickets for $53 (€42) on Omio.
What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Milan to Rome?
Omio customers who travel from Milan to Rome often also extend their vacation to go to Florence, Paris or Venice. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Rome and these popular destinations at a great price.
When should I purchase a ticket from Milan to Rome online to score the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket costs () one way on average for this route.
  • A bus ticket costs () one way on average for this trip.
  • A train ticket is costing on average () one way for this route.

But we recommend booking Milan to Rome tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

What is the cheapest way from Milan to Rome?

The cheapest way to travel between Milan and Rome is by taking a bus with an average price of $15 (€12).

This is compared to other travel options to Rome:

Taking a bus is about $82 (€65) less than taking a flight, which costs on average () for this route.

A bus is $37 (€30) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Milan to Rome costing on average ().

What is the fastest way to travel between Milan and Rome?

The fastest way from Milan to Rome is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 10 min.

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

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 7 h 40 min  of travel time.

In comparison, going by train can take 6 h 34 min  on average.