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

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Fly, train  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Zurich (ZRH) MXP - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern

$119 - $334

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Bus  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Bern 417

$31 - $51

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Malpensa, aeroporto to Domodossola, Stazione 103-Y / ...
  2. Take the train from Domodossola to Bern Eurocity / ...

$80 - $131

Train  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Gallarate to Bern Eurocity

$75 - $136

Drive  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Bern 217.5 miles

$50 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Bern is to bus which costs 26€ - 45€ and takes 7 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Bern is to fly and train which costs 100€ - 290€ and takes 2 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Bern. However, there are services departing from Malpensa Aeroporto T1 and arriving at Bern via Gallarate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 58 min.

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The distance between Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) and Bern is 176 km. The road distance is 347.9 km.

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The best way to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Bern without a car is to bus and train which takes 3 h 55 min and costs 65€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 26 min to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Bern, including transfers.

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Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Bern train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, depart from Gallarate station.

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The best way to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Bern is to train which takes 3 h 58 min and costs 60€ - 120€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 26€ - 45€ and takes 7 h 13 min.

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The quickest flight from Milan Malpensa Airport to Zurich Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Bern train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, arrive at Bern station.

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Map of how to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Bern.
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  • Distance: 110.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 26 min

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

Trenitalia Eurocity operates a train from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Bern once daily. Tickets cost $60 - $110 and the journey takes 2 h 26 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Bern once daily. Tickets cost $22 - $40 and the journey takes 5 h 25 min. Globtour also services this route 3 times a week.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Domodossola to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Domodossola to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Gallarate to Bern
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Malpensa, aeroporto to Domodossola, Stazione
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Autoservizi Comazzi srl
Phone
0322 844 862
Email
comazzi@comazzibus.com
Website
comazzibus.com
Bus from Malpensa Airport T1 to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Schedules at
comazzibus.com
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 Bern
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Mailand Lampugnano to Bern P+R Neufeld
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
globtour.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Bern is 348 km. It takes approximately 3 h 49 min to drive from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Bern.

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Swiss offers flights from Milan Malpensa Airport to Zurich Airport.

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