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There are 3 ways to get from Milan to Lech by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  8h 3m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Zuerich Hb Ec
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to St. Anton Am Arlberg Rjx / ...

109€ - 237€

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  8h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Feldkirch 076
  2. Take the train from Feldkirch to Langen Am Arlberg Rjx / ...

24€ - 70€

1 alternative option

Drive  •  4h 13m

  1. Drive from Milan to Lech 353.4 km

45€ - 65€

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The cheapest way to get from Milan to Lech is to bus and train which costs 24€ - 75€ and takes 8h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Milan to Lech is to drive which costs 45€ - 65€ and takes 4h 13m.

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The distance between Milan and Lech is 207 km. The road distance is 353.4 km.

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The best way to get from Milan to Lech without a car is to train which takes 8h 3m and costs 100€ - 240€.

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It takes approximately 8h 3m to get from Milan to Lech, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan to Lech is 353 km. It takes approximately 4h 13m to drive from Milan to Lech.

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There are 2283+ hotels available in Lech. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Milan to Lech.
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  • Distance: 207.3 km
  • Duration: 8h 3m

What companies run services between Milan, Italy and Lech, Austria?

You can take a train from Milan to Lech via Zuerich Hb, St. Anton Am Arlberg, and St. Anton a. A. Terminal West in around 8h 3m.

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 Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 140€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
55€ - 80€
1st Class
100€ - 140€
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
Train from Zuerich Hb to St. Anton Am Arlberg
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
50€ - 100€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Feldkirch to Langen Am Arlberg
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Feldkirch to Langen Am Arlberg
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
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 Feldkirch
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
15€ - 19€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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