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There are 8 ways to get from Milan to Lignières-Sonneville by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  13h 14m

  1. Take the train from Milano P.Garibaldi to Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV to Massy-TGV Tgv
  3. Take the train from Massy-TGV to Angoulême Tgv

€335 - €571

Cheapest option

Fly Milan Bergamo to Bordeaux, train  •  8h 43m

  1. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Bordeaux (BOD) BGY - BOD
  2. Take the train from Bordeaux St Jean to Angouleme

€89 - €421

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Bus, train  •  17h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Milan to Bordeaux City Centre BlaBlaCar Bus / ...
  2. Take the train from Bordeaux St Jean to Jonzac Ter / ...

€93 - €149

Drive  •  9h 59m

  1. Drive from Milan to Lignières-Sonneville 985.7 km

€120 - €180

Fly Milan Linate to Bordeaux, train  •  10h 37m

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Bordeaux (BOD) LIN - BOD
  2. Take the train from Bordeaux St Jean to Angouleme

€130 - €293

Fly Milan Linate to Paris Orly, train  •  8h 46m

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Paris Orly (ORY) LIN - ORY
  2. Take the train from Massy-TGV to Angoulême

€185 - €453

Train to Geneva, fly to Bordeaux, train  •  12h 18m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Geneve
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Bordeaux (BOD) GVA - BOD
  3. Take the train from Bordeaux St Jean to Angouleme

€220 - €539

Train, bus to Nice, fly to Bordeaux  •  12h 7m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Genova P.Za Principe
  2. Take the bus from Genoa - Via Fanti d'Italia to Nice - Airport
  3. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Bordeaux (BOD) NCE - BOD
  4. Take the train from Bordeaux St Jean to Angouleme

€148 - €376

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Lignières-Sonneville is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Lignières-Sonneville is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Lignières-Sonneville is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Italy from France.

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The cost-effective way to get from Milan to Lignières-Sonneville is to bus and train, which costs €90 - €150 and takes 17h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Milan to Lignières-Sonneville is to fly and train which costs €85 - €430 and takes 8h 43m.

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The distance between Milan and Lignières-Sonneville is 730 km. The road distance is 985.7 km.

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The best way to get from Milan to Lignières-Sonneville without a car is to train which takes 13h 14m and costs €330 - €600.

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It takes approximately 13h 14m to get from Milan to Lignières-Sonneville, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Milan Linate Airport to Bordeaux Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 40m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan to Lignières-Sonneville is 986 km. It takes approximately 9h 59m to drive from Milan to Lignières-Sonneville.

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Lufthansa, Iberia, Air France and KLM offer flights from Milan Linate Airport to Bordeaux Airport.

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There are 53+ hotels available in Lignières-Sonneville. Prices start at €75 per night.

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The best way to get from Milan to Milan Linate Airport is to line 73 bus which takes 19 min and costs €1 - €3.

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Map of how to get from Milan to Lignières-Sonneville.
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  • Distance: 729.9 km
  • Duration: 13h 14m

What companies run services between Milan, Italy and Lignières-Sonneville, France?

You can take a train from Milan to Lignières-Sonneville via Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV, Massy-TGV, Angouleme, and Chateauneuf Sur Charente in around 13h 14m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €180
Flights from Geneva to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€30 - €160
Flights from Geneva to Bordeaux via Nice
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€30 - €160
Flights from Nice to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€50 - €230
Flights from Nice to Bordeaux via Basel
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€50 - €230
Flights from Nice to Bordeaux via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
€50 - €230
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Bordeaux via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €280
Flights from Geneva to Bordeaux via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €250
Flights from Nice to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €340
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Bordeaux via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €200
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Bordeaux via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €370
Flights from Nice to Bordeaux via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€75 - €420
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Bordeaux via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €320
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €340
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€4 - €60
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Nice to Bordeaux via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€75 - €420
Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Milano P.Garibaldi to Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€70 - €95
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€70 - €85
1st Class
€75 - €95
Train from Bordeaux St Jean to Angouleme
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€36 - €41
1st Class
€32 - €37
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 Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV to Massy-TGV
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€120 - €220
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Massy-TGV to Angoulême
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€110 - €210
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Angoulême
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€40 - €75
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Milano Centrale to Genève
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€100 - €180
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Bordeaux St Jean to Jonzac
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€11 - €27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€11 - €16
Rail 1st Class
€18 - €27
Train from Bordeaux St Jean to Angouleme
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€17 - €40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€17 - €25
Rail 1st Class
€26 - €40
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 Geneve
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€75 - €180
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
€75 - €110
1st Class
€130 - €180
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €14
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€9 - €14
Trenitalia

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 Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €20
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€17 - €20
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€14 - €55
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€14 - €19
Base Standard
€29 - €40
Base Premium
€35 - €55
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€13 - €18
Website
Thello
Bus operators
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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 Bordeaux City Centre
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€25 - €35
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Genoa - Via Fanti d'Italia to Nice - Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Blablabus
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Milan to Bordeaux Saint-Jean
Ave. Duration
19h 40m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€40 - €55
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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