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

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Bus, train  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Malpensa Airport T1 to Milano Centrale Malpensa Airport Bus
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Varenna Esino Re_8

$13 - $31

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Train  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale R28 / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Varenna Esino Re_8

$12 - $36

3 alternative options

Bus, ferry  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Milan Airport Malpensa 1 to Lugano, Piazzale Besso 1 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lugano Cassarate to Croce Piazza Chiesa C12
  3. Take the ferry from Menaggio to Varenna 911 / ...

$28 - $40

Drive  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Varenna 61 miles

$14 - $22

Uber  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take an Uber from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Varenna 61 miles

$307

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Varenna. However, there are services departing from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 and arriving at Varenna Esino via Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 54 min.

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The distance between Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) and Varenna is 61 km. The road distance is 97.6 km.

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The best way to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Varenna without a car is to bus and train which takes 2 h 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 52 min to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Varenna, including transfers.

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Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Varenna train services, operated by Trenord, depart from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 station.

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Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Varenna train services, operated by Trenord, arrive at Varenna Esino station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Varenna is 98 km. It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to drive from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Varenna.

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Map of how to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Varenna.
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  • Distance: 38.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 52 min

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

You can take a train from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Varenna via Milano Centrale in around 2 h 54 min.

Train operators
Trenord
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Varenna Esino
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $21
Schedules at
trenord.it
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $15
Schedules at
trenord.it
Bus operators
Autostradale
TerraVision IT
Email
customerservices@terravision.eu
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Milan Malpensa Airport to Milano Central station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $10
Schedules at
terravision.eu
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
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
malpensa-express.com
ASF Autolinee srl
Phone
031 247 249
Website
asfautolinee.it
Bus from Lugano Cassarate to Croce Piazza Chiesa
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
asfautolinee.it
Ferry operators
Other operators
Uber Milan
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Varenna
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$307
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uber.com
Black
$307
Lux
$443
Van
$443

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