There are 5 ways to get from Milan to Glacier Express by train, bus, taxi or car

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

Train, bus  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Bellinzona
  2. Take the bus from Bellinzona, Stazione to Thusis, Bahnhof 171
  3. Take the train from Thusis to Preda 1-Y

$98 - $124

Cheapest option

Train  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Tirano Re_8
  2. Take the train from Tirano to St. Moritz Regional / ...

$41 - $99

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Chur N77 / ...
  2. Take the train from Chur to Preda 1-Y / ...

$45 - $65

Bus, taxi, train  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from via orefici p.za cordusio to molino dorino m1 Nm1
  2. Take the bus from Mailand Molino Dorino to Thusis Bhf
  3. Take the taxi from Thusis to Bergün/Bravuogn 2-Y / ...
  4. Take the train from Bergün/Bravuogn to Preda 1-Y

Drive  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Milan to Glacier Express 151.3 miles

$35 - $55

What companies run services between Milan, Italy and Glacier Express, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Milan to Glacier Express via Tirano, St. Moritz, and Preda in around 7 h 14 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Bellinzona
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$37 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$37 - $40
First
$59
Rhätische Bahn
Phone
+41 81 288 65 65
Website
rhb.ch
Train from Thusis to Preda
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Schedules at
rhb.ch
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rhb.ch
Train from Chur to Preda
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
rhb.ch
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rhb.ch
Train from Tirano to St. Moritz
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Schedules at
rhb.ch
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rhb.ch
Train from Bergün/Bravuogn to Preda
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
rhb.ch
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rhb.ch
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Bellinzona, Stazione to Thusis, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Milan, Milan to Chur
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Milan Metro
Website
atm-mi.it
Bus from via orefici p.za cordusio to molino dorino m1
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
atm-mi.it
Calanda Viaggi
Bus from Mailand Molino Dorino to Thusis Bhf
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Other operators
Sbb
Phone
0900 300 300
Website
sbb.ch
Taxi from Thusis to Bergün/Bravuogn
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
sbb.ch

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Milan to Glacier Express?

The distance between Milan and Glacier Express is 133 km. The road distance is 242 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Milan to Glacier Express?

The cheapest way to get from Milan to Glacier Express is to drive which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 3 h 1 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Milan to Glacier Express?

The quickest way to get from Milan to Glacier Express is to drive which takes 3 h 1 min and costs 29€ - 45€.

Is there a direct train between Milan and Glacier Express?

No, there is no direct train from Milan to Glacier Express. However, there are services departing from Milano Centrale and arriving at Preda via Tirano and St. Moritz. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 14 min.

How long does it take to get from Milan to Glacier Express?

It takes approximately 6 h 20 min to get from Milan to Glacier Express, including transfers.