There are 6 ways to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Locarno by bus, train or car

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

Malpensa Express Bus operates a bus from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Locarno every 2 hours. Tickets cost $22 - $29 and the journey takes 55 min. Alternatively, Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Locarno 5 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $70 and the journey takes 2 h 11 min. Trenitalia also services this route every 4 hours.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T2 to Cadenazzo
Avg. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T2 to Luino
Avg. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Standard
$9
Train from Domodossola to Locarno FART
Avg. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto to Cadenazzo
Avg. Duration
26 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto to Luino
Avg. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$9
Train from Domodossola to Locarno FART
Avg. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $21
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 - $29
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
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Malpensa, aeroporto to Domodossola, Stazione
Avg. 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
Avg. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Schedules at
comazzibus.com

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Questions & Answers

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

The distance between Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) and Locarno is 61 km. The road distance is 105 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Locarno is to drive which costs 16€ and takes 1 h 24 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Locarno is to drive which takes 1 h 24 min and costs 16€.

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

No, there is no direct train from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Locarno. However, there are services departing from Malpensa Aeroporto T2 and arriving at Locarno via Cadenazzo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 42 min.

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

No, there is no direct bus from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Locarno. However, there are services departing from Milan Airport Malpensa 1 and arriving at Locarno, Via della Pace via Castione, Stazione and Bellinzona, Piazzale Stazione. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 42 min.

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

It takes approximately 2 h 15 min to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Locarno, including transfers.