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

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Recommended option

Train  •  1h 8m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Mendrisio S. Martino Re

SFr 24 - SFr 45

Cheapest option

Train via Mendrisio  •  1h 10m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Mendrisio Re

SFr 24 - SFr 45

2 alternative options

Train, line 2 bus  •  2h

  1. Take the train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Chiasso S11
  2. Take the line 2 bus from Chiasso, Stazione to Mendrisio, Via Morée 2

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from Milan to Mendrisio, Fox Town 59.6 km

SFr 7 - SFr 11

Milan to Mendrisio, Fox Town by train and walk

The journey time between Milan and Mendrisio, Fox Town is around 1h 1m and covers a distance of around 60 km. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 1m. Operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), the Milan to Mendrisio, Fox Town service departs from Milano Centrale and arrives in Mendrisio, Fox Town. Typically eight services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 1m
Fastest journey time:
1h 1m
Services per week:
8
Cheapest price:
SFr 24
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
21:43
Last service departs at:
21:43

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Milan to Mendrisio, Fox Town train and walk schedules

Italy → Switzerland
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International entry into Switzerland from Italy

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Switzerland from Italy

  • Pre-departure COVID-19 test (with a negative test result) taken 3 days before boarding for all arrivals by air
This applies to all arrivals by air
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Entry is dependent on the visitor residing at least 10 days in a non high-risk area
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Proof of a negative test is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This also applies to arrivals from the following regions:
France: Paris, Centre-Val de Loire, Hauts-de-France, Normandy, Pays de la Loire

This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Argentina, Bahrain, Belgium, Brazil, Cabo Verde, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Egypt, Estonia, Georgia, India, Kuwait, Latvia, Lithuania, Maldives, Mexico, Mongolia, Nepal, Netherlands, Paraguay, Seychelles, Slovenia, South Africa, Sweden, Tanzania, United Kingdom and Uruguay
  • Pre-departure COVID-19 test (with a negative test result) taken 3 days before boarding for all arrivals by air
This applies to all arrivals by air
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Entry is dependent on the visitor residing at least 10 days in a non high-risk area
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Proof of a negative test is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in Switzerland

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Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Italy

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Switzerland from Italy.

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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 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Mendrisio, Fox Town is 0041 58 463 00 00.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Mendrisio, Fox Town is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Mendrisio, Fox Town is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0041 58 463 00 00.

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

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 17 Jun 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Swiss Federal Office of Public Health.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Milan to Mendrisio, Fox Town is to drive which costs €6 - €10 and takes 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Milan to Mendrisio, Fox Town is to drive which costs €6 - €10 and takes 43 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Milano Centrale and arriving at Mendrisio S. Martino. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 1m.

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It is 49 km from Milan to Mendrisio, Fox Town. It is approximately 59.6 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Milan to Mendrisio, Fox Town without a car is to train which takes 1h 8m and costs €22 - €40.

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The train from Milano Centrale to Mendrisio S. Martino takes 1h 1m including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Milan to Mendrisio, Fox Town train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Milano Centrale station.

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Milan to Mendrisio, Fox Town train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Mendrisio S. Martino station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan to Mendrisio, Fox Town is 60 km. It takes approximately 43 min to drive from Milan to Mendrisio, Fox Town.

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There are 460+ hotels available in Mendrisio, Fox Town. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Milan to Mendrisio, Fox Town.
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  • Distance: 48.6 km
  • Duration: 1h 8m

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

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Milano Centrale to Mendrisio S. Martino twice daily. Tickets cost SFr 24 - SFr 45 and the journey takes 1h 1m.

Train operators
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 Milano Centrale to Mendrisio S. Martino
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 24 - SFr 45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Milano Centrale to Mendrisio
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 24 - SFr 45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Porta Garibaldi to Chiasso
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 5 - SFr 6
Website
Trenord
Bus operators
Autolinea Mendrisiense SA
Phone
091 683 33 86
Website
amsa.ch
Bus from Chiasso, Stazione to Mendrisio, Via Morée
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Autolinea Mendrisiense SA

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