There are 3 ways to get from Locarno to Milan by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Bellinzona to Milano Centrale Hotelzug / ...

$39 - $70

Cheapest option

Line 311 bus, bus  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the line 311 bus from Locarno, Via della Pace to Bellinzona, Piazza Orico 311
  2. Take the bus from Bellinzona to Famagosta

$18 - $28

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Locarno to Milan 73.3 miles

$17 - $26

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The cheapest way to get from Locarno to Milan is to drive which costs SFr 17 - SFr 26 and takes 1 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Locarno to Milan is to drive which takes 1 h 25 min and costs SFr 17 - SFr 26.

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The distance between Locarno and Milan is 84 km. The road distance is 117 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 50 min to get from Locarno to Milan, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Locarno to Milan. However, there are services departing from Locarno, Via della Pace and arriving at Famagosta via Bellinzona. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Locarno to Milan. However, there are services departing from Locarno and arriving at Milano Centrale via Bellinzona. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 50 min.

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

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Locarno to Milan hourly. Tickets cost $25 - $45 and the journey takes 1 h 47 min. Deutsche Bahn also services this route once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Locarno to Milan via Bellinzona, Piazza Orico and Bellinzona in around 3 h 16 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Locarno, Via della Pace to Bellinzona, Piazza Orico
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus from Bellinzona to Famagosta
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it

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