There are 5 ways to get from Bern to Milan by train, bus, 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.

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Train  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Milano Centrale Eurocity

$60 - $110

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Bern P+R Neufeld to Mailand Lampugnano

$30 - $41

3 alternative options

Train via Brig  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Brig 8 / ...
  2. Take the train from Brig to Milano Centrale Eurocity / ...

$61 - $106

Drive  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Bern to Milan 226 miles

$50 - $80

Train, fly  •  4 h

  1. Take the train from Bern to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) ZRH - MXP

$126 - $353

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The cheapest way to get from Bern to Milan is to bus which costs SFr 29 - SFr 45 and takes 5 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bern to Milan is to train which costs SFr 60 - SFr 110 and takes 3 h 3 min.

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The distance between Bern and Milan is 213 km. The road distance is 361.6 km.

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The train from Bern to Milano Centrale takes 3 h 3 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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

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The nearest airport to Milan is Milan Linate (LIN) Airport which is 6.9 km away. Other nearby airports include Milan Malpensa (MXP) (41.3 km), Milan Bergamo (BGY) (45.6 km), Turin (TRN) (124.6 km) and Verona (VRN) (134.1 km).

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Map of how to get from Bern to Milan.
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  • Distance: 132.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 3 min

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

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Bern to Milan 4 times a day. Tickets cost $60 - $110 and the journey takes 3 h 3 min. Alternatively, Globtour operates a bus from Bern to Milan once daily. Tickets cost $27 - $40 and the journey takes 5 h 15 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Brig
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Brig to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Bern P+R Neufeld to Mailand Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
globtour.com

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