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There are 5 ways to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Bellinzona by bus, train or car

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Map of how to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Bellinzona.
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  • Distance: 42 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 38 min

What companies run services between Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP), Italy and Bellinzona, Switzerland?

Malpensa Express Bus operates a bus from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Bellinzona every 2 hours. Tickets cost $22 - $30 and the journey takes 55 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a train from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Bellinzona via Mendrisio in around 2 hours 24 minutes.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T2 to Mendrisio
Avg. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Mendrisio to Bellinzona
Avg. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto to Bellinzona
Avg. Duration
26 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Malpensa Express Bus
Phone
+41 91 858 23 23
Email
info@giosytours.ch
Website
malpensa-express.com
Bus from Milan Airport Malpensa 1 to Lugano, Piazzale Besso
Avg. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Schedules at
malpensa-express.com
Bus from Milan Airport Malpensa 1 to Castione
Avg. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
malpensa-express.com

How far is it from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Bellinzona?

The distance between Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) and Bellinzona is 67 km. The road distance is 94 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Bellinzona?

The cheapest way to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Bellinzona is to drive which costs 14€ and takes 1 hour 10 minutes.

What is the fastest way to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Bellinzona?

The quickest way to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Bellinzona is to drive which takes 1 hour 10 minutes and costs 14€.

Is there a direct train between Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) and Bellinzona?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Malpensa Aeroporto and arriving at Bellinzona. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 26 hours 13 minutes.

Is there a direct bus between Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) and Bellinzona?

No, there is no direct bus from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Bellinzona. However, there are services departing from Milan Airport Malpensa 1 and arriving at Bellinzona, Piazza Orico via Castione, Stazione. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 hours 55 minutes.

How long does it take to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Bellinzona?

It takes approximately 1 hour 38 minutes to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Bellinzona, including transfers.