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There are 12 ways to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Panarea (Island) by plane, ferry, train, car ferry, bus or bus and ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Milan Malpensa to Naples, ferry  •  9h 1m

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Naples (NAP) MXP - NAP
  2. Take the ferry from Napoli Mergellina to Panarea

37€ - 272€

Cheapest option

Fly Milan Malpensa to Palermo, train, ferry  •  9h 37m

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Palermo (PMO) MXP - PMO
  2. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Milazzo
  3. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Panarea

37€ - 167€

10 alternative options

Fly Milan Malpensa to Catania, train, ferry  •  9h 39m

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Catania (CTA) MXP - CTA
  2. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale
  3. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Panarea

38€ - 161€

Fly Milan Malpensa to Lamezia Terme, train, car ferry, ferry  •  9h 3m

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Lamezia Terme (SUF) MXP - SUF
  2. Take the train from Lamezia Terme C. to Villa S.Giovanni
  3. Take the car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
  4. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Panarea

44€ - 372€

Train to Milan Linate, fly to Lamezia Terme, train, car ferry, ferry  •  11h 25m

  1. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Bovisa Fnm
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Lamezia Terme (SUF) LIN - SUF
  3. Take the train from Lamezia Terme C. to Villa S.Giovanni
  4. Take the car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
  5. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Panarea

75€ - 400€

Train to Milan Linate, fly to Reggio Calabria, car ferry, ferry  •  11h 35m

  1. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Bovisa Fnm
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Reggio Calabria (REG) LIN - REG
  3. Take the car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
  4. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Panarea

104€ - 675€

Train to Milan Linate, fly to Catania, train, ferry  •  12h 11m

  1. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Bovisa Fnm
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Catania (CTA) LIN - CTA
  3. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale
  4. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Panarea

64€ - 237€

Bus, train, ferry  •  13h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Milan Malpensa Airport Terminal 1 to Milan Centrale Via Giovanni Battista Sammartini
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Napoli Centrale Fr / ...
  3. Take the ferry from Napoli Mergellina to Panarea

66€ - 239€

Train, ferry  •  13h 47m

  1. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Cadorna Xp1
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale Station to Napoli Centrale
  3. Take the ferry from Napoli Mergellina to Panarea

67€ - 206€

Train, ferry via Messina  •  17h 57m

  1. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Cadorna Xp1
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale Station to Napoli Centrale
  3. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Messina Centrale Ic
  4. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Panarea

97€ - 206€

Bus, ferry  •  22h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Milan Malpensa Airport Terminal 1 to Milan Centrale Via Giovanni Battista Sammartini
  2. Take the bus from Milano - Autostazione San Donato to MESSINA - Piazza Della Repubblica
  3. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Panarea

73€ - 111€

Bus, bus and ferry, ferry  •  22h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Milan Malpensa Airport Terminal 1 to Milan Centrale Via Giovanni Battista Sammartini
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Milan - San Donato to Messina
  3. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Panarea

82€ - 127€

Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) → Panarea (Island)
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The cheapest way to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Panarea (Island) is to fly and train and ferry which costs 35€ - 170€ and takes 9h 39m.

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The fastest way to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Panarea (Island) is to fly and ferry. Taking this option will cost 35€ - 280€ and takes 9h 1m.

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The distance between Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) and Panarea (Island) is 937 km.

The best way to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Panarea (Island) without a car is to bus and train and ferry which takes 13h 26m and costs 65€ - 240€.

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It takes approximately 9h 1m to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Panarea (Island), including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Milan Malpensa Airport to Naples Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Wizz Air and easyJet offer flights from Milan Malpensa Airport to Naples Airport.

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There are 319+ hotels available in Panarea (Island). Prices start at 75€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Panarea (Island).
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  • Distance: 936.8 km
  • Duration: 9h 1m

What companies run services between Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP), Italy and Panarea (Island), Italy?

There is no direct connection from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Panarea (Island). However, you can fly to Naples, take the walk to Napoli - Capodichino Aeroporto, take the bus to Naples - Piazza Garibaldi, take the walk to Piazza Garibaldi, take the subway to Mergellina, take the walk to Napoli Mergellina, then take the ferry to Panarea (Island). Alternatively, you can fly to Catania, take the walk to Catania Airport, take the bus to Catania Via Archimede, take the walk to Catania Centrale, take the train to Messina Centrale, take the train to Milazzo, take the walk to Milazzo, then take the ferry to Panarea (Island).

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 200€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Catania
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 280€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Lamezia Terme
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 300€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
17€ - 160€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Catania
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
13€ - 250€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Catania via Bari
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
13€ - 250€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Lamezia Terme
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
28€ - 290€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
13€ - 320€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Palermo via Brindisi
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
13€ - 320€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 360€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 290€
Flights from Milan Linate to Lamezia Terme
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 270€
Flights from Milan Linate to Lamezia Terme via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 270€
Flights from Milan Linate to Reggio Calabria
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 550€
Flights from Milan Linate to Reggio Calabria via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 550€
Flights from Milan Linate to Catania
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 240€
Flights from Milan Linate to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 240€
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
21€ - 350€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Catania
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
13€ - 120€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
4€ - 60€
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Catania
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 300€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Lamezia Terme
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
65€ - 750€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
28€ - 320€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Catania via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 260€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Palermo via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
240€ - 400€
Train operators
Trenitalia

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 Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 14€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
12€ - 14€
Train from Lamezia Terme C. to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 15€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
13€ - 15€
Train from Palermo Centrale to Milazzo
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
13€ - 26€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
23€ - 26€
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
7€ - 10€
Train from Lamezia Terme C. to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
7€ - 11€
Train from Palermo Centrale to Milazzo
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
12€ - 18€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
12€ - 18€
Train from Milano Centrale to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
45€ - 65€
Train from Napoli Centrale to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
26€ - 40€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
26€ - 40€
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Lamezia Terme C. to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
11€ - 50€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
11€ - 16€
Base Standard
26€ - 35€
Base Premium
30€ - 50€
Train from Milano Centrale to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
55€ - 160€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
55€ - 75€
Base Standard
90€ - 130€
Base Premium
110€ - 160€
Malpensa Express
Phone
02 72 49 49 49
Website
malpensaexpress.it
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Bovisa Fnm
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
Malpensa Express
2nd Class
10€ - 15€
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Cadorna
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
Malpensa Express
2nd Class
11€ - 16€
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Bovisa Fnm
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 5€
Website
Trenord
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 120€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
40€ - 60€
Smart Low Cost
40€ - 60€
Smart Flex
80€ - 120€
Bus operators
TerraVision IT
Email
customerservices@terravision.eu
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Milan Malpensa Airport Terminal 1 to Milan Centrale Via Giovanni Battista Sammartini
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
8€ - 10€
Schedules at
terravision.eu
Autostradale
Phone
+39 02 3008 9000
Email
info@autostradale.it
Website
autostradale.it
Bus from Milan Malpensa Airport Terminal 1 to Milan Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
Autostradale
Website
Autostradale
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Milan Malpensa Airport, Milan to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
5€ - 8€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Milan, Milan to Messina
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
55€ - 70€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
global.flixbus.com
Bus from Milano - Autostazione San Donato to MESSINA - Piazza Della Repubblica
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Baltour
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Milan - San Donato to Messina
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
55€ - 85€
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Ferry operators
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2€ - 40€
Website
Caronte & Tourist
Passenger
2€ - 7€
Moto
16€ - 22€
Car
30€ - 40€

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