There are 6 ways to get from Geneva to Milan by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Milano Centrale Eurocity / ...

$85 - $150

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva - Bus station to Milan Paris centre - Bercy > Mâcon > Genève - gare routière > Milan / ...

$14 - $33

4 alternative options

Rideshare  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Genève to Milan 201.2 miles

$28 - $30

Drive  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Geneva to Milan 201.2 miles

$45 - $70

Fly to Milan Malpensa  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) GVA - MXP

$98 - $235

Fly to Milan Linate  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Milan Linate (LIN) GVA - LIN

$111 - $401

What companies run services between Geneva, Switzerland and Milan, Italy?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Geneva to Milan every 4 hours. Tickets cost $85 - $150 and the journey takes 3 h 55 min. Trenitalia Eurocity also services this route 5 times a day. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Geneva to Milan every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $12 - $17 and the journey takes 5 h 20 min. FlixBus also services this route twice daily.

Airlines
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Geneva to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Geneva to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $330
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Geneva to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Geneve to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Geneva - Bus station to Milan
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Geneva to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Genève to Milan
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $30
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Geneva to Milan?

The distance between Geneva and Milan is 250 km. The road distance is 322 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Geneva to Milan?

The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Milan is to bus which costs SFr 13 - SFr 35 and takes 5 h 40 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Geneva to Milan?

The quickest way to get from Geneva to Milan is to fly which takes 2 h 29 min and costs SFr 100 - SFr 400.

Is there a direct train between Geneva and Milan?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Geneve and arriving at Milano Centrale. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

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

The train from Geneve to Milano Centrale takes 3 h 55 min including transfers and departs every four hours.