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To get from Rome to Milan on Jun 15 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:10AMRome Termini3h05 11:15AMMilan Centrale
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$1031One-way
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11:55PMRome Tiburtina7h00 06:55AMMilan Porta Garibaldi
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$681One-way
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06:05PMRome Termini3h10 09:15PMMilan Centrale
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$1031One-way
07:30AMRome Termini3h15 10:45AMMilan Centrale
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04:10PMRome Termini3h05 07:15PMMilan Centrale
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Mon
Jun 14
$68Intercity Notte
$46Flixbus
$207Alitalia
Tue
Jun 15
$68Intercity Notte
$46Flixbus
$206Alitalia
Wed
Jun 16
$64Intercity
$38Flixbus
$181Alitalia
Thu
Jun 17
$47Intercity
$51Flixbus
$159Alitalia
Fri
Jun 18
$68Intercity Notte
$46Flixbus
$99Alitalia
Sat
Jun 19
$42Intercity Notte
$46Flixbus
$99Alitalia
Sun
Jun 20
$55Intercity Notte
$38Flixbus
$99Alitalia
Mon
Jun 21
$55Intercity Notte
$21Flixbus
$118Alitalia
Tue
Jun 22
$42Intercity Notte
$21Flixbus
$99Alitalia
Wed
Jun 23
$42Intercity Notte
$21Flixbus
$99Alitalia
Thu
Jun 24
$42Intercity Notte
$21Flixbus
$99Alitalia
Fri
Jun 25
$42Intercity Notte
$38Flixbus
$99Alitalia
Sat
Jun 26
$36Intercity Notte
$21Flixbus
$99Alitalia
Sun
Jun 27
$55Intercity Notte
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$99Alitalia
Mon
Jun 28
$42Intercity Notte
$21Flixbus
$99Alitalia
Tue
Jun 29
$42Intercity Notte
$21Flixbus
$99Alitalia
Wed
Jun 30
$38Intercity Notte
$21Flixbus
$99Alitalia
Thu
Jul 1
$38Intercity Notte
$21Flixbus
$99Alitalia Cityliner
Fri
Jul 2
$42Intercity Notte
$21Flixbus
$99Alitalia
Sat
Jul 3
$38Intercity Notte
$73Marino Autolinee
$99Alitalia Cityliner
Sun
Jul 4
$42Intercity Notte
$21Flixbus
$99Alitalia
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How to Travel from Rome to Milan

Travelers in Italy journey between Rome and Milan frequently for both business and leisure. It is convenient to travel from Rome to Milan by plane, train or bus with direct routes departing multiple times per day. Key departure points in Rome include Rome Termini bus station, Rome Tiburtina train station, and Rome Fiumicino airport.

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

Rome to Milan Travel Comparison

Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

buses

€16

6:45 h

2 Months Ahead

trains

€48

2:50 h

2 Weeks Ahead

trains

€78

1:05 h

1 Month Ahead



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

Cheapest way to travel from Rome to Milan


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Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Rome to Milan. Buses traveling from Rome to Milan depart from Rome's Tiburtina bus station and take at least 6:45 h to arrive at either Milan's Autostazione Lampugnano or Rogoredo bus station. Over 20 buses travel from Rome to Milan every day, with the first bus departing Rome at 5:25 a.m. Bus companies that travel from Rome to Milan include Flixbus, Baltour, and BusCenter.


Fastest way to travel from Rome to Milan


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Taking a flight is technically the fastest way to travel from Rome to Milan; 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 Rome to Milan. Flights traveling from Rome to Milan depart from Rome's Fiumicino airport and arrive at Milan's Linate or Malpensa airport after 1:05 h of flight time. Between 25-30 flights travel from Rome to Milan every day, with the first departing at 5:20 a.m. Alitalia travels from Rome to Milan numerous times throughout the day, while EasyJet offers one flight per day.


Most popular way to travel from Rome to Milan


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Taking the train is the most popular way to travel from Rome to Milan. Taking a train is approximately 4 hours faster than traveling from Rome to Milan by bus while only costing €32 more on average. Similarly, trains from Rome to Milan are an hour faster than taking a flight when traveling to and from Rome and Milan's airports is taken into consideration while also being €30 cheaper on average. Trains traveling from Rome to Milan depart from either Rome's Ostiense, Termini, or Tiburtina train station and take 2:50 h to arrive at either Milan's Porta Garibaldi or Centrale train station. Approximately 90 trains travel from Rome to Milan every day, with the first departing Rome at 5:45 a.m. Both Trenitalia and Italo travel frequently from Rome to Milan every day.


How to get from Rome to Milan

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Rome to Milan, 92,95% 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 Rome 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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Attractions in Milan

Milan is Italy's main industrial, commercial and financial center, which attracts over 8 million visitors per year. Some of Milan's attractions include the Milan Cathedral, Santa Maria delle Grazie and Milan Fashion Week, as well as A.C. Milan and F.C. Internazionale Milano football clubs.

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Travel to Milan 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 Rome to Milan.
FAQs
How do I go from Rome to Milan?

There are 3 travel options from Rome to Milan: bus, flight or train.

How far is Milan from Rome?

The distance is approximately 296 miles (477 km) from Rome to Milan.

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

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

  • Most travelers catch their flight from Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport and arrive in Milan Malpensa Airport.
  • Most travelers board their bus from Rome, Tiburtina Station and arrive in Milan, Stazione Centrale.
  • Most travelers catch their train from Roma Termini and arrive in Milano Centrale.
Which travel companies can take me from Rome to Milan?

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

  • You can travel by plane to Milan from Rome with Alitalia, and you can find Alitalia Rome to Milan tickets for $90 (€70) on Omio.
  • You can travel from Rome to Milan by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $15 (€12) with Flixbus from Rome to Milan.
  • You can go to Milan from Rome by train with Regionale. You'll see cheap train tickets for $57 (€44) with Regionale from Rome to Milan on Omio.
Is there a direct service between Rome and Milan?

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

  • You can find direct flights to take to Milan with Alitalia or Alitalia Cityliner.
  • You can check for a direct bus to Milan with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar.
  • You'll find direct train services to Milan with Italo, Frecciarossa, Intercity or Intercity Notte.

Direct services to Milan 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 trip.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Rome to Milan?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Rome to Milan often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Paris, Naples or Venice. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Rome and Milan itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Milan and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I buy Rome to Milan tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket costs $90 (€70) one way on average for this trip.
  • A bus ticket for this journey is costing $15 (€12) one way on average.
  • A train ticket costs $57 (€44) one way on average for this journey.

But we recommend booking Rome to Milan 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 to get from Rome to Milan?

The cheapest way to get from Rome to Milan is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $15 (€12) compared to other travel options to Milan:

Taking a bus is about $75 (€58) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $90 (€70) for this journey.

A bus is generally $42 (€32) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $57 (€44) from Rome to Milan.

What is the quickest way from Rome to Milan?

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

Other travel options to Milan can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 7 h 25 min  on average.

In comparison, getting to Milan by train can take on average 4 h 15 min.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Rome
Milan
Roma Ostiense
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Roma Termini
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Refreshments
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Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
Roma Tiburtina
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