There are 9 ways to get from Madrid to Milan by plane, train, bus or car

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

Fly to Milan Linate  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Milan Linate (LIN) MAD - LIN

$68 - $278

Cheapest option

Fly to Milan Bergamo  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) MAD - BGY

$42 - $225

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Fly to Milan Malpensa  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) MAD - MXP

$64 - $229

Fly to Turin, train  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Turin (TRN) MAD - TRN
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Milano Centrale

$74 - $381

Train via Barcelona Sants  •  15 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants Ave
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Valence TGV Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Valence TGV to Chambery-Challes-E
  4. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  5. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Milano Centrale Fr

$231 - $341

Train  •  16 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Marseille-St-Charles Ave
  2. Take the train from Marseille-Saint-Charles to Milano Centrale Ec

$218 - $301

Bus  •  26 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Milano

$89 - $133

Bus, train  •  27 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Nice
  2. Take the train from Nice Ville to Milano Centrale

$144 - $216

Drive  •  15 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Milan 984.6 miles

$230 - $350

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Milan is to fly which costs 35€ - 200€ and takes 5 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to Milan is to fly which costs 55€ - 250€ and takes 4 h 58 min.

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The distance between Madrid and Milan is 1188 km. The road distance is 1575.3 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 58 min to get from Madrid to Milan, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Madrid to Milan. However, there are services departing from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arriving at Milano Centrale via Barcelona Sants, Valence TGV, Chambery-Challes-E and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 15 min.

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Madrid to Milan train services, operated by Spanish Railways AVE, arrive at Barcelona Sants station.

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Map of how to get from Madrid to Milan.
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  • Distance: 742.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 58 min

What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Milan, Italy?

Alitalia, Iberia and four other airlines fly from Madrid to Milan every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Madrid to Milan via Barcelona Sants, Valence TGV, Chambery-Challes-E, Torino Porta Susa, and Torino Porta Susa in around 15 h 15 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Madrid to Turin
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Madrid to Turin via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Madrid to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Milan Linate via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $430
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Madrid to Turin via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Madrid to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Madrid to Turin via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Madrid to Turin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Madrid to Milan Bergamo via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Madrid to Milan Bergamo via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Madrid to Milan Bergamo via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Madrid to Milan Linate via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,900
Flights from Madrid to Turin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $430
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Madrid to Turin via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Madrid to Milan Linate via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $450
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Madrid to Turin
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways AVE
Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
8 h 1 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Website
renfe.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $210
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $80
SNCF
Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Valence TGV to Chambery-Challes-E
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Nice Ville to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
thello.com
Bus operators

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