There are 10 ways to get from Milan to Ancona by train, bus, rideshare, car, plane or subway

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

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Train via Bologna C.Le  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Bologna C.Le Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Ancona Fb / ...

$47 - $76

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Bus Baltour  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Milano - Autostazione San Donato to Ancona - Stazione Fs P.Zzale Rosselli Baltour

$24 - $37

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Train  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Ancona Fb / ...

$50 - $75

Bus FlixBus  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Ancona 421 / ...

$27 - $47

Rideshare  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Milan to Ancona 268.6 miles

$27

Drive  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Milan to Ancona 267.9 miles

$60 - $95

Fly Milan Malpensa to Ancona  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Ancona (AOI) MXP - AOI

$84 - $331

Fly Milan Linate to Pescara, train  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Pescara (PSR) LIN - PSR
  2. Take the train from Pescara to Ancona

$61 - $269

Fly Milan Linate to Rome, train  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Rome (FCO) LIN - FCO
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Ancona

$84 - $254

Line 2 subway to Milan Bergamo, fly to Pescara, train  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Lanza to Cologno Nord
  2. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Pescara (PSR) BGY - PSR
  3. Take the train from Pescara to Ancona

$51 - $265

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The cheapest way to get from Milan to Ancona is to rideshare which costs 23€ and takes 5 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Milan to Ancona is to train which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 3 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Milan to Ancona. However, there are services departing from duomo m1 m3 and arriving at Ancona - Stazione Fs P.Zzale Rosselli via Milano - Autostazione San Donato. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 47 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Milano Centrale and arriving at Ancona. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 54 min.

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The distance between Milan and Ancona is 400 km. The road distance is 428.7 km.

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The best way to get from Milan to Ancona without a car is to train which takes 3 h 49 min and costs 40€ - 65€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 49 min to get from Milan to Ancona, including transfers.

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Milan to Ancona bus services, operated by Baltour, depart from Milano - Autostazione San Donato station.

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Milan to Ancona train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Milano Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Milan to Ancona is to train which takes 3 h 49 min and costs 40€ - 65€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 20€ - 35€ and takes 6 h 47 min, you could also fly, which costs 70€ - 290€ and takes 5 h 43 min.

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Map of how to get from Milan to Ancona.
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  • Distance: 250.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 49 min

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

You can take a train from Milan to Ancona via Bologna C.Le in around 3 h 49 min. Alternatively, Baltour operates a bus from Milan to Ancona once daily. Tickets cost $22 - $35 and the journey takes 5 h 25 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Pescara
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Milan Linate to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Ancona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Ancona via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Ancona via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Pescara
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $200
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Ancona via Palermo
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Milano Centrale to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Ancona
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Ancona
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Pescara to Ancona
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Intercity

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 Roma Termini to Ancona
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from Milano - Autostazione San Donato to Ancona - Stazione Fs P.Zzale Rosselli
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
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 Milan, Milan to Ancona
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Milan to Ancona
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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There is no direct flight from Milan Malpensa Airport to Ancona Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Milan to Ancona bus services, operated by Baltour, arrive at Ancona - Stazione Fs P.Zzale Rosselli station.

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Milan to Ancona train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Ancona station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan to Ancona is 429 km. It takes approximately 4 h 1 min to drive from Milan to Ancona.

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Volotea, Ryanair, easyJet and Lufthansa offer flights from Milan Malpensa Airport to Ancona Airport.

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There are 780+ hotels available in Ancona. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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

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The best way to get from Milan to Milan Malpensa Airport is to train which takes 37 min and costs 10€ - 14€.

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