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from Venice to Milan

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

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To get from Venice to Milan on Jan 23 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

02:45PMMestre, Stazione3h50 06:35PMMilan
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$111One-way
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02:45PMMestre, Stazione3h50 06:35PMMilan
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$111One-way
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02:25PMVenice4h10 06:35PMMilan
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01:30PMMestre, Stazione3h55 05:25PMMilan
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$131One-way
01:10PMVenezia, Tronchetto4h15 05:25PMMilan
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Sun
Jan 23
$25Regionale
$10Itabus
Mon
Jan 24
$25Regionale
$10Itabus
Tue
Jan 25
$25Regionale
$10Itabus
Wed
Jan 26
$25Regionale
$10Itabus
Thu
Jan 27
$25Regionale
$16Itabus
Fri
Jan 28
$25Regionale
$10Itabus
Sat
Jan 29
$25Regionale
$7Itabus
Sun
Jan 30
$25Regionale
$8Flixbus
Mon
Jan 31
$25Regionale
$5Itabus
Tue
Feb 1
$24Italo
$7Itabus
Wed
Feb 2
$25Regionale
$7Itabus
Thu
Feb 3
$25Regionale
$7Itabus
Fri
Feb 4
$25Regionale
$7Itabus
Sat
Feb 5
$25Regionale
$7Itabus
Sun
Feb 6
$25Regionale
$8BlaBlaCar Bus
Mon
Feb 7
$25Regionale
$7Itabus
Tue
Feb 8
$25Regionale
$7Itabus
Wed
Feb 9
$25Regionale
$7Itabus
Thu
Feb 10
$25Regionale
$5Itabus
Fri
Feb 11
$25Regionale
$7Itabus

Travel Information from Venice to Milan

distanceDistance151 miles (244 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$8 - $24
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $8 (€7) • 3 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $24 (€20) • 3 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesItabus or Regionale

Take a bus or train to travel 151 miles (244 km) from Venice to Milan. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 25 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $8 (€7). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Itabus or Regionale among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Venice to Milan.

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How to Travel from Venice to Milan

The journey between Venice and Milan is popular with travelers in Italy. Located a little under 300 kilometers apart, Venice and the fashion capital of Milan are two of Italy's most important cities. The journey between the two can be made by train or bus; however, the quickest and most convenient method of travel is most often by train. Traveling from Venice to Milan by train takes approximately 2 hours while taking the bus takes just over 4 hours.

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Venice to Milan Travel Comparison

Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

buses

€11

4:10 h

1 Day Ahead

trains

€26

2:00 h

2 Weeks Ahead



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

Cheapest way to travel from Venice to Milan


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Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Venice to Milan. Most buses traveling from Venice to Milan depart from Venice's Tronchetto bus station and take just over 4 hours to arrive at either Milano Lampugnano bus station or Milan's Stazione Fs/metro Rogoredo - Lato Anas. Around 10 buses travel from venice to Milan every day with the first bus departing at 8:30 a.m. Bus companies that travel from Milan to Venice include Flixbus, Baltour, and BusCenter. Rideharing services like BlaBlaCar also frequently travel from Venice to Milan.


Fastest way to travel from Venice to Milan


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Taking the train is the fastest way to travel from Venice to Milan. Trains traveling from Venice to Milan depart from either Venice's Santa Lucia or Mestre train station and take approximately 2 hours to arrive at Milano Centrale train station. Approximately 25 trains travel from Venice to Milan every day, with the first train departing Venice at 5:40 a.m. Trenitalia is the main train company that travels from Venice to Milan, with both Frecciarossa and Frecciabianca train types frequently making the journey.


Most popular way to travel from Venice to Milan


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Taking the train is the most popular way to travel from Venice to Milan. Traveling from Venice to Milan by train is around 2 hours faster than taking the bus. However, traveling from Milan to Venice by bus is also a popular option for those who aren't strapped for time and would prefer to save some money since trains are €15 more expensive than buses on average.


How to get from Venice to Milan

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Venice 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 Venice 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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Travel Tips: Travel from Venice to Milan

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FAQs

How do I get from Venice to Milan?

You can travel to Milan from Venice 2 different ways: bus or train.

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

The cheapest way to get from Venice to Milan is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $8 (€7) compared to other travel options to Milan:

Taking a bus is usually $16 (€13) less than taking a train to Milan, which costs on average $24 (€20) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to travel from Venice to Milan?

The quickest way to travel to Milan from Venice is by train, which takes on average 3 h 25 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Milan by bus can take on average 3 h 50 min.

How far is Milan from Venice?

You should expect to travel around 151 miles (244 km) between Venice and Milan.

How many services a day are there between Venice and Milan?

The average frequency per day from Venice to Milan is:

  • 12 trains per day.

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

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

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

  • Most travelers who purchase a bus ticket from Venice to Milan depart from Venezia, Aeroporto internazionale Marco Polo di Venezia to Milan, Stazione Centrale.
  • Most travelers board their train from Venezia Mestre and arrive in Milano Centrale.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Venice to Milan?

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

  • You can travel between Venice and Milan by bus with Itabus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $8 (€7) with Itabus from Venice to Milan.
  • You can travel between Venice and Milan by train with Regionale. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $24 (€20) with Regionale from Venice to Milan.

Can I find a direct route between Venice and Milan?

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

  • You'll find 12 direct trains per day with Italo.

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 Venice and Milan.

Where should I go next after I travel from Venice to Milan?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Venice to Milan often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Rome, Paris or Naples. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Venice and Milan itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Milan and any of these top destinations today!

How early should I purchase Venice to Milan tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets cost $8 (€7) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $24 (€20) one way on average.

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