Rome to Milan

Rome to Milan

  Oct 31, 2021, 41 trips (68 – 235)

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Rome to Milan Schedule

Rome to Milan Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
NTV Smart 05:40 - 09:20€ 71.30
NTV Smart 06:40 - 10:20€ 71.30
NTV Smart 08:10 - 11:15€ 71.30
NTV Smart 10:05 - 13:15€ 71.30
NTV Smart 12:05 - 15:15€ 71.30
NTV Smart 14:05 - 17:15€ 71.30
NTV Smart 16:10 - 19:15€ 71.30
Alitalia Economy #AZ208016:00 - 17:10€ 114.25
NTV Smart 18:05 - 21:15€ 71.30
Alitalia Economy #AZ205619:00 - 20:10€ 114.25
NTV Smart 20:05 - 23:15€ 71.30
Alitalia Economy #AZ213022:00 - 23:10€ 169.32

Transportation from Rome to Milan

How to get from Rome to Milan

When you want to get from Rome to Milan, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Flight
  • Bus
  • Train

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Flight. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Bus ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A flight ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about EUR 184.62. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as EUR 36.00.

How far is Rome from Milan?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Rome to Milan. Your trip will be a total of 370 miles (594 km). The flying distance is 340 miles (547 km).

How long does it take to get from Rome to Milan?

The travel time from Rome to Milan can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 19 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Rome to Milan?

The cost of the trip from Rome to Milan varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is FlixBus: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as EUR 36.00 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a flight - a one-way flight ticket can cost as much as EUR 184.62.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Rome to Milan:

  • Bus tickets - EUR 36.00 to EUR 92.00;
  • Plane tickets - EUR 70.00 to EUR 185.00;
  • Train tickets - EUR 71.00 to EUR 104.00;

How many trips per day are there between Rome and Milan?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Flights from Rome to Milan depart during the day - there are approximately 1 departures a day.
  • Buses start plying the route from 01:45 - you can also take a bus as late as 23:45. There are 1 available bus trips every day.
  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 1 trains per day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Rome to Milan. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is EUR 70.00.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Rome to Milan
Alitalia, Ryanair


Taking a bus from Rome to Milan is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.


Things to remember while choosing a train ticket:
Consider everything carefully while choosing the class of your train travel. In most cases, the second class is comfortable enough – it features 2 or 4 berths in each compartment and is often air-conditioned.

If you’re in for a premium experience, consider getting a first class ticket. The price of first class tickets may include Wifi, and a choice of snacks and drinks.

The most popular transport from Rome to Milan

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Rome to Milan? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 100% decided to go for a bus.