There are 5 ways to get from Milan to Bern by train, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Bern Eurocity / ...

$60 - $110

Cheapest option

Train via Spiez  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Spiez Ec
  2. Take the train from Spiez to Bern 8 / ...

$61 - $92

3 alternative options

Train via Brig  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Brig Eurocity / ...
  2. Take the train from Brig to Bern 8 / ...

$77 - $114

Drive  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Milan to Bern 223.9 miles

$50 - $80

Fly, train  •  4 h 3 min

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

$123 - $356

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The cheapest way to get from Milan to Bern is to drive which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 3 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Milan to Bern is to train which costs 55€ - 90€ and takes 3 h.

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The distance between Milan and Bern is 213 km. The road distance is 358.3 km.

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The train from Milano Centrale to Bern takes 3 h including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Milano Centrale and arriving at Bern. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan to Bern is 358 km. It takes approximately 3 h 50 min to drive from Milan to Bern.

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  • Distance: 132.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h

What companies run services between Milan, Italy and Bern, Switzerland?

Trenitalia Eurocity operates a train from Milan to Bern 4 times a day. Tickets cost $60 - $110 and the journey takes 3 h.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Train operators
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Bern
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Brig
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$42 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$42 - $45
First
$66
Train from Milano Centrale to Spiez
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Brig to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Spiez to Bern
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Spiez to Bern
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bls.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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