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There are 4 ways to get from Milan to Melide by train or car

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Train  •  1h 35m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Chiasso Re_10
  2. Take the train from Chiasso to Melide 10 / ...

SFr 18 - SFr 30

3 alternative options

Train via Milano Porta Garibaldi  •  1h 57m

  1. Take the train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Chiasso S11

SFr 18 - SFr 30

Train #2  •  3h 7m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Melide Ec

SFr 24 - SFr 70

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Milan to Melide 70.7 km

SFr 8 - SFr 13

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The cheapest way to get from Milan to Melide is to drive which costs 8€ - 12€ and takes 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Milan to Melide is to drive which costs 8€ - 12€ and takes 49 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Milano Centrale and arriving at Melide. Services depart once a week, and operate Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3h 7m.

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The distance between Milan and Melide is 58 km. The road distance is 70.7 km.

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The best way to get from Milan to Melide without a car is to train which takes 1h 35m and costs 16€ - 28€.

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It takes approximately 1h 35m to get from Milan to Melide, including transfers.

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Milan to Melide train services, operated by Trenord, depart from Milano Porta Garibaldi station.

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Milan to Melide train services, operated by Trenord, arrive at Chiasso station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan to Melide is 71 km. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from Milan to Melide.

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  • Distance: 57.6 km
  • Duration: 1h 35m

What companies run services between Milan, Italy and Melide, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Milan to Melide via Chiasso in around 1h 35m.

Train operators
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Chiasso
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 4 - SFr 6
Website
Trenord
Train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Chiasso
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 4 - SFr 6
Website
Trenord
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 Chiasso to Melide
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 13 - SFr 24
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Chiasso to Melide
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
SFr 14 - SFr 45
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
SFr 14 - SFr 19
1st Class
SFr 30 - SFr 45
Train from Milano Centrale to Melide
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
SFr 24 - SFr 70
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
SFr 24 - SFr 35
1st Class
SFr 45 - SFr 70

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