Directions from Madrid to Milan

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Recommended option

Fly to Milan Linate  •  4 h 48 min

  1. MAD - LIN

$68 - $276

Cheapest option

Fly to Milan Bergamo  •  5 h 47 min

  1. MAD - BGY

$42 - $225

7 alternative options

Fly to Milan Malpensa  •  5 h 22 min

  1. MAD - MXP

$64 - $230

Fly to Turin, train  •  6 h 30 min

  1. MAD - TRN

$75 - $387

Train via Barcelona Sants  •  14 h 44 min

  1. Ave
  2. Ave
  3. Tgv

$252 - $334

Train  •  16 h 24 min

  1. Ave
  2. Ec

$198 - $317

Bus ALSA  •  26 h 43 min

$97 - $137

Bus Ouibus  •  27 h 26 min

  1. Ouibus
  2. Ouibus

Drive  •  15 h 1 min

  1. 984.6 miles

$230 - $350

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

Alitalia, Iberia and four other airlines fly from Madrid to Milan hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Madrid to Milan via Barcelona Sants and Lyon Part Dieu in around 14 h 44 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 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Madrid to Turin
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Madrid to Turin via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
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
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 37 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
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 45 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
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Madrid to Milan Bergamo via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
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
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Madrid to Turin via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
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
Flights from Madrid to Turin via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $430
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
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
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
8 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Website
renfe.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Milano Porta Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$90 - $100
1st Class
$120 - $170
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
Ouibus
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Madrid - South Station to Hernani
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Hernani to Milan
Ave. Duration
19 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Madrid and Milan is 1188 km. The road distance is 1575 km.

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

The quickest way to get from Madrid to Milan is to fly which takes 4 h 48 min and costs 55€ - 240€.

No, there is no direct train from Madrid to Milan. However, there are services departing from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arriving at Milano Porta Garibaldi via Barcelona Sants and Lyon Part Dieu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 44 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Madrid to Milan. However, there are services departing from Madrid and arriving at conciliazione m1 via lampugnano m1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 43 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 48 min to get from Madrid to Milan, including transfers.