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There are 10 ways to get from Milan to London by plane, train, bus, car, car train or car ferry

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Fly Milan Linate to London Heathrow  •  4h 43m

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to London Heathrow (LHR) LIN - LHR

£46 - £277

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Fly Milan Malpensa to London Stansted  •  5h 44m

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to London Stansted (STN) MXP - STN

£34 - £200

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Fly Milan Linate to London City  •  4h 42m

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to London City (LCY) LIN - LCY

£143 - £657

Fly Milan Linate to London Gatwick, train  •  4h 49m

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to London Gatwick (LGW) LIN - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria

£39 - £155

Fly Milan Malpensa to London Luton, train  •  5h 25m

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to London Luton (LTN) MXP - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton to London St Pancras International

£40 - £244

Bus to Milan Bergamo, fly to London Stansted  •  6h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Milan Centrale to Bergamo Airport Bus Station
  2. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to London Stansted (STN) BGY - STN

£34 - £285

Train  •  11h 13m

  1. Take the train from Milano P.Garibaldi to Paris Gare De Lyon Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil

£210 - £448

Bus  •  23h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Milan to Paris N729 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to London - Victoria Coach Station Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine > Lille > London - Victoria Coach Station / ...

£37 - £65

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  12h 12m

  1. Drive from Milan to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to London

£255 - £310

Drive, car ferry  •  14h 2m

  1. Drive from Milan to Dunkirk
  2. Take the car ferry from Dunkirk to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to London

£189 - £311

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The cheapest way to get from Milan to London is to bus which costs 40€ - 80€ and takes 23h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Milan to London is to fly which costs 160€ - 800€ and takes 4h 42m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Milan to London station. However, there are services departing from via orefici, 24 fronte via cantu' and arriving at London - Victoria Coach Station via Milan and Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23h 59m.

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No, there is no direct train from Milan to London. However, there are services departing from Milano P.Garibaldi and arriving at London St Pancras Eurostar via Paris Gare De Lyon and Paris Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 13m.

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The distance between Milan and London is 600 miles.

The best way to get from Milan to London without a car is to train which takes 11h 13m and costs 240€ - 550€.

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It takes approximately 4h 43m to get from Milan to London, including transfers.

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

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Milan to London train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Milano P.Garibaldi station.

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The best way to get from Milan to London is to fly which takes 4h 43m and costs 50€ - 330€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 240€ - 550€ and takes 11h 13m, you could also bus, which costs 40€ - 80€ and takes 23h 59m.

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Map of how to get from Milan to London.
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  • Distance: 599.6 miles
  • Duration: 4h 43m

What companies run services between Milan, Italy and London, England?

British Airways, Alitalia and two other airlines fly from Milan to London Paddington 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Milan to London King's Cross via Paris Gare De Lyon and Paris Nord in around 11h 13m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Bergamo to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
£7 - £330
Flights from Milan Bergamo to London Stansted via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£7 - £330
Flights from Milan Bergamo to London Stansted via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£7 - £330
Flights from Milan Malpensa to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£6 - £40
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Linate to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£28 - £130
Flights from Milan Malpensa to London Luton
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £160
Flights from Milan Malpensa to London Luton via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
£45 - £210
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Milan Linate to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£55 - £700
Flights from Milan Linate to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £180
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £440
Flights from Milan Linate to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£40 - £150
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Linate to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£150 - £550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Milan Linate to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £440
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to London Luton
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£14 - £120
Train operators
East Midlands Railways
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £17
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £17
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 Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
7h 33m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£100 - £150
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
£100 - £130
1st Class
£120 - £150
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£131
Website
Eurotunnel
Bus operators
Autostradale
Phone
+39 02 3008 9000
Email
info@autostradale.it
Website
autostradale.it
Bus from Milan Centrale to Bergamo Airport Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £9
Website
Autostradale
Website
Autostradale
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 Paris
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£35 - £45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£21 - £26
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to London - Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Website
Blablabus
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Dunkirk to Dover
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£65 - £130
Website
dfds.co.uk
Standard Car - Economy
£65 - £130
Standard Car - Flexi
£110 - £150

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The quickest flight from Milan Linate Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h.

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Milan to London bus services, operated by Blablabus, arrive at London - Victoria Coach Station.

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London is 1h behind Milan. It is currently 3:07 PM in Milan and 2:07 PM in London.

Milan to London train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at London St Pancras Eurostar station.

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British Airways, Alitalia, Air France and Lufthansa offer flights from Milan Linate Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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There are 20067+ hotels available in London. 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 20 min and costs 1€ - 3€.

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