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

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Train  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Arth-Goldau Eurocity / ...

$52 - $122

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Bus FlixBus  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Luzern 124 / ...

$31 - $46

3 alternative options

Bus Eurolines CH  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Milano Lampugnano to Luzern Ouibus

$41 - $51

Drive  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Milan to Engelberg 159.7 miles

$35 - $60

Fly, train  •  5 h 48 min

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

$124 - $346

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The cheapest way to get from Milan to Engelberg is to bus which costs 26€ - 40€ and takes 6 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Milan to Engelberg is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 2 h 54 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Milan to Engelberg. However, there are services departing from Milano Centrale and arriving at Engelberg via Arth-Goldau and Luzern. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 25 min.

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The distance between Milan and Engelberg is 163 km. The road distance is 255.5 km.

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The best way to get from Milan to Engelberg without a car is to train which takes 5 h 25 min and costs 45€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 25 min to get from Milan to Engelberg, including transfers.

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Milan to Engelberg train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, depart from Milano Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Milan to Engelberg is to train which takes 5 h 25 min and costs 45€ - 110€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 45€ and takes 6 h 4 min.

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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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Milan to Engelberg train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, arrive at Arth-Goldau station.

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Map of how to get from Milan to Engelberg.
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  • Distance: 101.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 25 min

What companies run services between Milan, Italy and Engelberg, Obwalden, Switzerland?

Trenitalia Eurocity operates a train from Milan to Engelberg hourly. Tickets cost $22 - $75 and the journey takes 3 h 18 min. Alternatively, Eurolines CH operates a bus from Milan to Engelberg twice daily. Tickets cost $24 - $29 and the journey takes 3 h 25 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Zurich
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Train operators
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 Arth-Goldau
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
First
$65 - $130
Standard
$22 - $75
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Zentralbahn
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Train from Luzern to Engelberg
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Schedule at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Milano Lampugnano to Luzern
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Book at
eurolines.ch
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Mailand Lampugnano to Luzern Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
globtour.com
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Milan to Lucerne
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Milan, Milan to Luzern
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Milano Lampugnano to Lucerna
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
marinobus.it

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan to Engelberg is 255 km. It takes approximately 2 h 54 min to drive from Milan to Engelberg.

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Swiss offers flights from Milan Malpensa Airport to Zurich Airport.

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There are 425+ hotels available in Engelberg. Prices start at $80 USD 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 10€ - 14€.

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