There are 13 ways to get from Milan to London by plane, train, subway, bus, bus and ferry, car, car train or car ferry

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

Fly Milan Linate to London City  •  4 h 40 min

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

$60 - $317

Cheapest option

Line 2 subway to Milan Bergamo, fly to London Stansted  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Lanza to Cologno Nord
  2. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to London Stansted (STN) BGY - STN

$52 - $224

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Fly Milan Linate to London Heathrow  •  4 h 41 min

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

$74 - $272

Fly Milan Malpensa to London Heathrow  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to London Heathrow (LHR) MXP - LHR

$90 - $266

Fly Milan Linate to London Gatwick  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to London Gatwick (LGW) LIN - LGW

$58 - $222

Fly Milan Malpensa to London Gatwick  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to London Gatwick (LGW) MXP - LGW

$59 - $216

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

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

$54 - $180

Train to Zurich, fly to London City  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Zuerich Hb
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to London City (LCY) ZRH - LCY

$122 - $407

Train  •  10 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est

$245 - $426

Bus  •  22 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Paris, Paris N729 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to London 700 / ...

$97 - $172

Bus and ferry  •  23 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Milan Lampugnano to London Victoria Coach station

$87 - $122

Drive, train, Eurotunnel  •  13 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Milan to Lörrach Hbf
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Paris Est Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun Tgv
  5. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  6. Drive from Folkestone to London

$438 - $554

Drive, car ferry  •  13 h 30 min

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

$203 - $293

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Milan to London is to line 2 subway and fly which costs 40€ - 200€ and takes 6 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Milan to London is to fly which costs 50€ - 280€ and takes 4 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Milan to London station. However, there are services departing from via orefici p.za cordusio and arriving at London Victoria Coach station via Milan Lampugnano. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Milan to London. However, there are services departing from Milano Porta Garibaldi and arriving at London St. Pancras International via Paris Gare De Lyon and Paris Nord Eurostar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 36 min.

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The distance between Milan and London is 959 km.

The best way to get from Milan to London without a car is to train which takes 10 h 36 min and costs 200€ - 370€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 40 min to get from Milan to London, including transfers.

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Milan to London bus services, operated by Eurolines IT, depart from Milan Lampugnano station.

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Map of how to get from Milan to London.
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  • Distance: 599.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 40 min

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

British Airways, Alitalia and Lufthansa fly from Milan to London every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Milan to London via Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Nord, and Paris Nord Eurostar in around 10 h 36 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Linate to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Milan Malpensa to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from Milan Malpensa to London Gatwick via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from Milan Malpensa to London Gatwick via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from Milan Malpensa to London Gatwick via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from Milan Malpensa to London Gatwick via Olbia
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from Milan Malpensa to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Milan Malpensa to London Luton via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Milan Malpensa to London Luton via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Milan Linate to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $1,200
Flights from Milan Linate to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Flights from Milan Malpensa to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Flights from Zurich to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Linate to London City via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Milan Linate to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Milan Malpensa to London Heathrow via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Milan Malpensa to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Milan Bergamo to London Stansted via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to London Heathrow via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Zurich to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Milan Linate to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Bergamo to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $240
Flights from Milan Bergamo to London Stansted via Weeze
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$24 - $240
Flights from Milan Bergamo to London Stansted via Santander
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$24 - $240
Flights from Milan Bergamo to London Stansted via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$24 - $240
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Milan Linate to London Heathrow via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Milan Malpensa to London Heathrow via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flairjet
Website
flair-jet.com
Flights from Zurich to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to London Luton via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $340
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
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
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$160 - $190
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$160 - $190
1st Class
$210 - $320
Train from Strasbourg to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $100
1st Class
$120 - $170
Train from Paris Nord to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$95 - $130
Eurostar
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 Basel SBB to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Strasbourg to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
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.

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 Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to London
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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