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There are 4 ways to get from Milan to La Spezia by train, bus, rideshare or car

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Train  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to La Spezia Centrale Icn / ...

$28 - $40

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Rideshare  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Milan to La Spezia 139.9 miles

$16

2 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to La Spezia 500

$16 - $26

Drive  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Milan to La Spezia 140.3 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Milan to La Spezia is to rideshare which costs 14€ and takes 2 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Milan to La Spezia is to drive which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Milan to La Spezia. However, there are services departing from via orefici p.za cordusio and arriving at La Spezia via Milan, Milan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Milano Centrale and arriving at La Spezia Centrale. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 56 min.

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The distance between Milan and La Spezia is 159 km. The road distance is 224.4 km.

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The best way to get from Milan to La Spezia without a car is to train which takes 2 h 56 min and costs 24€ - 35€.

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The train from Milano Centrale to La Spezia Centrale takes 2 h 56 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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

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Milan to La Spezia train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, depart from Milano Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Milan to La Spezia is to train which takes 2 h 56 min and costs 24€ - 35€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 13€ - 23€ and takes 5 h 15 min.

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Map of how to get from Milan to La Spezia.
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  • Distance: 99.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 56 min

What companies run services between Milan, Italy and La Spezia, Italy?

Trenitalia Intercity operates a train from Milan to La Spezia every 2 hours. Tickets cost $28 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 56 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Milan to La Spezia twice daily. Tickets cost $14 - $24 and the journey takes 3 h 55 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity

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 Milano Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
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 Milan, Milan to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Milan to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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

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Milan to La Spezia train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, arrive at La Spezia Centrale station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan to La Spezia is 224 km. It takes approximately 2 h 17 min to drive from Milan to La Spezia.

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There are 2902+ hotels available in La Spezia. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Milan and La Spezia. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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