There are 7 ways to get from Buchs 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, bus  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Buchs SG to Chur 78-Y
  2. Take the bus from Chur, Chur PostAutostation to Milan, Milan N77 / ...

$36 - $60

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Train  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Buchs SG to Chur 78-Y
  2. Take the train from Chur, Postautostation to Milano Lampugnano (Terminal Bus)

$63 - $123

Train Trenitalia Eurocity  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Buchs SG to Zürich HB Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale Ec

$84 - $133

Bus  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Sargans to Lainate - Villoresi

$64 - $91

Drive  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Buchs to Milan 170.6 miles

$40 - $60

Train, fly to Milan Malpensa  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Buchs SG to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) ZRH - MXP

$124 - $365

Train, fly to Lugano  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Buchs SG to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Lugano (LUG) ZRH - LUG
  3. Take the train from Lugano to Milano Centrale

$140 - $361

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Buchs to Milan is to drive which costs SFr 35 - SFr 60 and takes 3 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buchs to Milan is to drive which costs SFr 35 - SFr 60 and takes 3 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Buchs to Milan. However, there are services departing from Buchs SG, Flösweg and arriving at Milan - Via Paleocapa via Sargans, Lainate - Ing. Autostrada V.Lepetit and Milan - Piazzale Laghi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Buchs to Milan. However, there are services departing from Buchs SG and arriving at Milano Centrale via Zuerich Hb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 34 min.

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The distance between Buchs and Milan is 190 km. The road distance is 273 km.

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The best way to get from Buchs to Milan without a car is to train and bus which takes 5 h 6 min and costs SFr 30 - SFr 60.

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It takes approximately 5 h 6 min to get from Buchs to Milan, including transfers.

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Buchs to Milan bus services, operated by Domo Reisen, depart from Sargans station.

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Map of how to get from Buchs to Milan.
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  • Distance: 118.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 6 min

What companies run services between Buchs, Canton of St. Gallen, Switzerland and Milan, Italy?

You can take a train from Buchs to Milan via Chur, Chur, Postautostation, Milano Lampugnano (Terminal Bus), and Lampugnano in around 5 h 27 min. Alternatively, Domo Reisen operates a bus from Buchs to Milan twice a week. Tickets cost $55 - $75 and the journey takes 3 h.

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
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Buchs SG to Chur
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Chur, Postautostation to Milano Lampugnano (Terminal Bus)
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Buchs SG to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $70
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
$23 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
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
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Chur, Chur PostAutostation to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Domo Reisen
Phone
0041 44 828 60 40
Email
info@domo-reisen.ch
Website
domo-reisen.ch
Bus from Sargans to Lainate - Villoresi
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
domo-reisen.ch

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