There are 5 ways to get from Milan to Davos by train, tram, bus, car or plane

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Train, tram  •  7h 6m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Tirano Re_8
  2. Take the tram from Tirano to Davos Platz 12-Y / ...

SFr 42 - SFr 79

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Bus  •  7h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Chur, Chur PostAutostation 076

SFr 20 - SFr 29

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Train, bus  •  7h 8m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Bellinzona 82-Y / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bellinzona, Piazzale Stazione to Thusis, Bahnhof 171

SFr 67 - SFr 107

Drive  •  3h 7m

  1. Drive from Milan to Davos 250.9 km

SFr 35 - SFr 55

Fly, train  •  6h 9m

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Zurich (ZRH) MXP - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Landquart
  3. Take the train from Landquart to Davos Platz

SFr 137 - SFr 409

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The cheapest way to get from Milan to Davos is to bus which costs 18€ - 27€ and takes 7h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Milan to Davos is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 3h 7m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Milan to Davos. However, there are services departing from via orefici p.za cordusio and arriving at Davos Platz, Bahnhof via Milan, Milan, Chur, Postautostation and Lenzerheide/Lai, Post. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 28m.

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No, there is no direct train from Milan to Davos. However, there are services departing from Milano Centrale and arriving at Davos Platz via Tirano. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 6m.

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The distance between Milan and Davos is 156 km. The road distance is 250.9 km.

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The best way to get from Milan to Davos without a car is to train and tram which takes 7h 6m and costs 35€ - 75€.

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It takes approximately 7h 6m to get from Milan to Davos, including transfers.

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Milan to Davos bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Milan, Milan station.

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Milan to Davos train services, operated by Trenord, depart from Milano Centrale station.

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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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Map of how to get from Milan to Davos.
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  • Distance: 156 km
  • Duration: 7h 6m

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

FlixBus operates a bus from Milan, Milan to Chur, Chur PostAutostation twice daily. Tickets cost SFr 14 - SFr 18 and the journey takes 3h 25m.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 95 - SFr 320
Train operators
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 Milano Centrale to Tirano
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 11 - SFr 14
Website
Trenord
Rhätische Bahn
Phone
+41 81 288 65 65
Website
rhb.ch
Tram from Tirano to Davos Platz
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 55
Website
Rhätische Bahn
Schedules at
Rhätische Bahn
Train from Landquart to Davos Platz
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 22 - SFr 28
Website
Rhätische Bahn
Schedules at
Rhätische Bahn
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Tram from Tirano to Davos Platz
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 65
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Milano Centrale to Bellinzona
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 70
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich HB to Landquart
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 65
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Milano Centrale to Bellinzona
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 85
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
SFr 30 - SFr 45
1st Class
SFr 60 - SFr 85
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Zuerich Hb to Landquart
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 27 - SFr 40
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Bellinzona, Piazzale Stazione to Thusis, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
SFr 8 - SFr 12
Website
Swiss PostAuto
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Milan, Milan to Chur, Chur PostAutostation
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 14 - SFr 18
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Milan to Davos bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Chur, Chur PostAutostation.

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Milan to Davos train services, operated by Rhätische Bahn, arrive at Davos Platz station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan to Davos is 251 km. It takes approximately 3h 7m to drive from Milan to Davos.

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Swiss offers flights from Milan Malpensa Airport to Zurich Airport.

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There are 765+ hotels available in Davos. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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The best way to get from Milan to Milan Malpensa Airport is to train which takes 37 min and costs 11€ - 16€.

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