There are 4 ways to get from Milan to Mendrisio by train, bus or car

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Train  •  51 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Mendrisio Regional-Express

$11 - $22

Cheapest option

Train, line 2 bus  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Chiasso S 83153 / ...
  2. Take the line 2 bus from Chiasso, Stazione to Mendrisio, Autosilo 1 / ...

$10 - $24

2 alternative options

Train via Chiasso  •  57 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Chiasso Regional-Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Chiasso to Mendrisio 40 / ...

$18 - $33

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from Milan to Mendrisio 37.6 miles

$7 - $12

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Milano Centrale and arriving at Mendrisio. Services depart three times a day, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 51 min.

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The distance between Milan and Mendrisio is 48 km. The road distance is 60.2 km.

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The best way to get from Milan to Mendrisio without a car is to train which takes 51 min and costs .

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The train from Milano Centrale to Mendrisio takes 51 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Milan to Mendrisio train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Milano Centrale station.

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Milan to Mendrisio train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Mendrisio station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan to Mendrisio is 60 km. It takes approximately 45 min to drive from Milan to Mendrisio.

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Map of how to get from Milan to Mendrisio.
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  • Distance: 29.9 miles
  • Duration: 51 min

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

Trenitalia operates a train from Milan to Mendrisio 3 times a day. Tickets cost $11 - $22 and the journey takes 51 min.

Train operators
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 Mendrisio
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Chiasso
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Chiasso
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Chiasso to Mendrisio
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenord
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Chiasso to Mendrisio
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
trenord.it
Train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Chiasso
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Schedules at
trenord.it
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Chiasso, Stazione to Mendrisio, Autosilo
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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