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There are 11 ways to get from Liège to Milan by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Brussels, fly to Milan Linate  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins to Louvain / Leuven
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Milan Linate (LIN) BRU - LIN

$64 - $277

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Train to Charleroi, fly to Milan Bergamo  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins to Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid
  2. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) CRL - BGY

$32 - $191

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Bus to Luxembourg, fly to Milan Linate  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Liège to Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station
  2. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Milan Linate (LIN) LUX - LIN

$88 - $482

Train to Brussels, fly to Milan Malpensa  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins to Louvain / Leuven
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) BRU - MXP

$56 - $220

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Milan Linate  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Liege-Guillemins to Düsseldorf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Milan Linate (LIN) DUS - LIN

$94 - $278

Train to Cologne Bonn, fly to Milan Malpensa  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Liège-Guillemins to Köln Hauptbahnhof
  2. Fly from Cologne Bonn (CGN) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) CGN - MXP

$92 - $309

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly to Milan Linate  •  6 h

  1. Take the train from Liège-Guillemins to Köln Hauptbahnhof
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Milan Linate (LIN) FRA - LIN

$141 - $398

Train  •  10 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Liège-Guillemins to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale Ece / ...

$215 - $375

Bus FlixBus  •  13 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Liège to Luxembourg, Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon 180
  2. Take the bus from Luxembourg, Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Milan, Milan N836

$45 - $82

Bus Eurolines CH  •  15 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Liege to Basel
  2. Take the bus from Basel to Milan Lampugnano Station

$75 - $107

Drive  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Liège to Milan 525.5 miles

$120 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Liège to Milan is to train and fly which costs 28€ - 170€ and takes 7 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Liège to Milan is to train and fly which costs 55€ - 250€ and takes 4 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Liège to Milan. However, there are services departing from Liège and arriving at conciliazione m1 via Luxembourg, Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon and lampugnano m1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Liège to Milan. However, there are services departing from Liège-Guillemins and arriving at Milano Centrale via Köln Hbf and Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 59 min.

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The distance between Liège and Milan is 635 km. The road distance is 840.8 km.

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The best way to get from Liège to Milan without a car is to train which takes 10 h 59 min and costs 180€ - 330€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 53 min to get from Liège to Milan, including transfers.

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

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Liège to Milan train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Liège-Guillemins station.

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The best way to get from Liège to Milan is to train which takes 10 h 59 min and costs 180€ - 330€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 75€ and takes 13 h 57 min.

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Map of how to get from Liège to Milan.
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  • Distance: 396.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 53 min

What companies run services between Liège, Belgium and Milan, Italy?

You can take a train from Liège to Milan via Köln Hauptbahnhof, Köln Hbf, and Basel SBB in around 10 h 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Liège to Milan via Luxembourg, Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon, Milan, Milan, and lampugnano m1 in around 13 h 57 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Luxembourg to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Brussels to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Brussels to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $470
Flights from Luxembourg to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Dusseldorf to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Frankfurt to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $360
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Brussels to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $320
Flights from Charleroi to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$16 - $250
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Brussels to Milan Malpensa via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Dusseldorf to Milan Linate via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Brussels to Milan Malpensa via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $330
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins to Louvain / Leuven
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$9 - $13
1st Class
$14 - $20
Train from Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins to Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $16
1st Class
$17 - $25
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Liege-Guillemins to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$70 - $95
Train from Liege-Guillemins to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $75
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Liège-Guillemins to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
bahn.de
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 Basel SBB to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $150
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 Basel Sbb to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Liège to Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Liège to Luxembourg, Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Luxembourg, Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Liege to Basel
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Book at
eurolines.ch
Bus from Basel to Milan Lampugnano Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Book at
eurolines.ch
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Basel Station Sbb to Mailand Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
globtour.com

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Milan Linate Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Liège to Milan bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Milan, Milan station.

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Liège to Milan train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Milano Centrale station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Liège to Milan is 841 km. It takes approximately 8 h 31 min to drive from Liège to Milan.

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Alitalia, Brussels Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Brussels Airport to Milan Linate Airport.

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