• Our partners include:

  • RailEurope
  • Deutsche Bahn
  • Trenitalia
  • SNCF
  • Flixbus
  • RENFE
  • Ouibus
  • BlaBlaCar
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner

There are 5 ways to get from Genoa to Milan by train, bus, rideshare or car

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  •  1h 27m

  1. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Milano Centrale Ec / ...

$10 - $45

Cheapest option

Bus, line 84 bus  •  2h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Genoa, Genoa to Milan, Milan 494 / ...
  2. Take the line 84 bus from san donato m3 to via verziere 84 / ...

$7 - $17

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps to Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano Baltour / ...

$7 - $31

Rideshare  •  1h 55m

  1. Take the rideshare from Gênes to Milan 89.5 miles

$7 - $15

Drive  •  1h 32m

  1. Drive from Genoa to Milan 90.6 miles

$21 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Genoa to Milan is to bus and line 84 bus which costs 5€ - 15€ and takes 2h 31m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Genoa to Milan is to train which costs 9€ - 35€ and takes 1h 27m.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Genoa to Milan. However, there are services departing from Genoa, Genoa and arriving at via verziere via san donato m3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 31m.

More details

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Genova Piazza Principe and arriving at Milano Centrale. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 27m.

More details

The distance between Genoa and Milan is 119 km. The road distance is 144.9 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Genoa to Milan without a car is to train which takes 1h 27m and costs 9€ - 35€.

More details

The train from Genova Piazza Principe to Milano Centrale takes 1h 27m including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

More details

Genoa to Milan bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Genoa, Genoa station.

More details

Genoa to Milan train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, depart from Genova Piazza Principe station.

More details

The best way to get from Genoa to Milan is to train which takes 1h 27m and costs 9€ - 35€. Alternatively, you can bus and line 84 bus, which costs 5€ - 15€ and takes 2h 31m.

Mode details

Map of how to get from Genoa to Milan.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 74.6 miles
  • Duration: 1h 27m

What companies run services between Genoa, Italy and Milan, Italy?

Trenitalia Eurocity operates a train from Genoa to Milan hourly. Tickets cost $29 - $45 and the journey takes 1h 27m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Genoa to Milan via Milan, Milan and san donato m3 in around 2h 31m.

Train operators
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Genova Brignole to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$19 - $23
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
thello.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Genoa, Genoa to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Genoa to Milan San Donato
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
Milan Metro
Phone
02.48.607.607
Website
atm.it
Bus from san donato m3 to via verziere
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
atm.it
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
flixbus.it
Bus from Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps to Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Baltour
Autostradale
Phone
+39 02 3008 9000
Email
info@autostradale.it
Website
autostradale.it
Bus from Genova to Milano Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Website
Autostradale
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Genoa, Piazza Vittoria to Milan, Terminal Bus di Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
regiojet.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Gênes to Milan
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $15
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

Want to know more about travelling around Italy

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Genoa to Milan bus services, operated by Milan Metro, arrive at via verziere station.

More details

Genoa to Milan train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, arrive at Milano Centrale station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Genoa to Milan is 145 km. It takes approximately 1h 32m to drive from Genoa to Milan.

Get driving directions

Book your Genoa to Milan train tickets online with Rome2rio.

Search and book

There are 4271+ hotels available in Milan. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

More details

Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Genoa and Milan. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

Read Rome2rio's guide to Blablacar