There are 7 ways to get from Biel/Bienne 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 44 min

  1. 8 / ...
  2. Eurocity / ...

$70 - $126

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 22 min

$45 - $72

5 alternative options

Train via Domodossola  •  7 h 14 min

  1. 3 / ...
  2. 5-Y / ...
  3. Reg

$82 - $132

Drive  •  3 h 51 min

  1. 223.3 miles

$50 - $80

Train to Zurich, fly to Milan Malpensa  •  4 h 21 min

  1. ZRH - MXP

$126 - $352

Train to Zurich, fly to Lugano, train  •  5 h 37 min

  1. ZRH - LUG

$140 - $344

Train to Geneva, fly to Milan Malpensa  •  4 h 28 min

  1. GVA - MXP

$137 - $304

What companies run services between Biel/Bienne, Switzerland and Milan, Italy?

You can take a train from Biel/Bienne to Milan via Bern and Brig in around 4 h 44 min. Alternatively, Globtour operates a bus from Biel/Bienne to Milan once daily. Tickets cost $28 - $45 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
Flights from Zurich to Lugano
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
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
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Brig
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $55
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 Thun to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Biel/Bienne to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Biel/Bienne to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Brig to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Biel/Bienne to Belp
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
bls.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Domodossola to Milano Porta Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$17 - $20
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
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
$28 - $45
Schedules at
globtour.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Biel/Bienne and Milan is 239 km. The road distance is 357 km.

The cheapest way to get from Biel/Bienne to Milan is to bus which costs SFr 40 - SFr 75 and takes 8 h 22 min.

The quickest way to get from Biel/Bienne to Milan is to drive which takes 3 h 51 min and costs SFr 50 - SFr 80.

No, there is no direct train from Biel/Bienne to Milan. However, there are services departing from Biel/Bienne and arriving at Milano Centrale via Bern and Brig. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 44 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Biel/Bienne to Milan. However, there are services departing from Biel/Bienne, Zentralplatz and arriving at conciliazione m1 via Lyss, Bahnhof, Bern P+R Neufeld and lampugnano m1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 22 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 44 min to get from Biel/Bienne to Milan, including transfers.