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There are 11 ways to get from Milan to Panarea by train, ferry, bus, plane or car ferry

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Recommended option

Train, ferry  •  11h 17m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale Station to Napoli Centrale 9987 / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Napoli Mergellina to Panarea

55€ - 180€

Cheapest option

Fly Milan Malpensa to Lamezia Terme, train, car ferry, ferry  •  10h 39m

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Lamezia Terme (SUF) MXP - SUF
  2. Take the train from Lamezia Terme C. to Villa S.Giovanni
  3. Take the car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
  4. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Panarea

45€ - 306€

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Train, ferry via Milano Centrale  •  11h 41m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Napoli Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Napoli Mergellina to Panarea

62€ - 224€

Train, ferry #2  •  14h 5m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Villa S.Giovanni Fr / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Villa S.Giovanni to Messina Marittima V1 / ...
  3. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Panarea

94€ - 256€

Bus, ferry  •  20h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Milano - Autostazione San Donato to MESSINA - Piazza Della Repubblica Baltour / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Panarea

67€ - 100€

Fly Milan Linate to Naples, ferry  •  10h 11m

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Naples (NAP) LIN - NAP
  2. Take the ferry from Napoli Mergellina to Panarea

48€ - 363€

Fly Milan Linate to Lamezia Terme, train, car ferry, ferry  •  10h 17m

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Lamezia Terme (SUF) LIN - SUF
  2. Take the train from Lamezia Terme C. to Villa S.Giovanni
  3. Take the car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
  4. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Panarea

60€ - 313€

Fly Milan Linate to Catania, train, ferry  •  10h 58m

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Catania (CTA) LIN - CTA
  2. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale
  3. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Panarea

80€ - 250€

Fly Milan Linate to Reggio Calabria, car ferry, ferry  •  10h 21m

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Reggio Calabria (REG) LIN - REG
  2. Take the car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
  3. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Panarea

65€ - 248€

Fly Milan Linate to Palermo, train, ferry  •  10h 58m

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Palermo (PMO) LIN - PMO
  2. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Milazzo
  3. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Panarea

62€ - 198€

Bus to Milan Bergamo, fly to Lamezia Terme, train, car ferry, ferry  •  10h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Milan Centrale to Bergamo Airport Bus Station
  2. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Lamezia Terme (SUF) BGY - SUF
  3. Take the train from Lamezia Terme C. to Villa S.Giovanni
  4. Take the car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
  5. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Panarea

67€ - 681€

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The cost-effective way to get from Milan to Panarea is to bus and ferry, which costs 65€ - 100€ and takes 20h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Milan to Panarea is to fly and ferry which costs 45€ - 370€ and takes 10h 11m.

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The distance between Milan and Panarea is 901 km.

The best way to get from Milan to Panarea without a car is to train and ferry which takes 11h 17m and costs 55€ - 180€.

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It takes approximately 11h 17m to get from Milan to Panarea, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Milan Linate Airport to Naples Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Alitalia offers flights from Milan Linate Airport to Naples Airport.

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There are 219+ hotels available in Panarea. 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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Map of how to get from Milan to Panarea.
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  • Distance: 900.8 km
  • Duration: 11h 17m

What companies run services between Milan, Italy and Panarea, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Milan to Panarea. However, you can take the train to Napoli Centrale, take the walk to Piazza Garibaldi, take the subway to Mergellina, take the walk to Napoli Mergellina, then take the ferry to Panarea. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Milan to Panarea via Napoli Centrale, Piazza Garibaldi, Mergellina, and Napoli Mergellina in around 11h 41m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 380€
Flights from Milan Linate to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 380€
Flights from Milan Linate to Lamezia Terme
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 220€
Flights from Milan Linate to Lamezia Terme via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 220€
Flights from Milan Linate to Catania
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 380€
Flights from Milan Linate to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 380€
Flights from Milan Linate to Reggio Calabria
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 140€
Flights from Milan Linate to Reggio Calabria via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
40€ - 140€
Flights from Milan Linate to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
28€ - 230€
Flights from Milan Linate to Palermo via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
28€ - 230€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Catania
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
50€ - 240€
Flights from Milan Linate to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 260€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Lamezia Terme
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
28€ - 220€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Lamezia Terme
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
18€ - 210€
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Lamezia Terme
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
10€ - 190€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Catania
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 190€
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Lamezia Terme
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
5€ - 80€
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Lamezia Terme
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
60€ - 600€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Lamezia Terme via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
210€ - 1000€
Train operators
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 120€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
40€ - 60€
Smart Low Cost
40€ - 60€
Smart Flex
80€ - 120€
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
55€ - 160€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
55€ - 75€
Base Standard
90€ - 130€
Base Premium
110€ - 160€
Train from Milano Centrale to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
9h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
80€ - 230€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
80€ - 110€
Base Standard
130€ - 180€
Base Premium
160€ - 230€
Train from Lamezia Terme C. to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
11€ - 50€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
11€ - 16€
Base Standard
26€ - 35€
Base Premium
30€ - 50€
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
9h 2m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
45€ - 65€
Train from Milano Centrale to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
16h 38m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
70€ - 100€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
70€ - 100€
Train from Lamezia Terme C. to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
8€ - 11€
Train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
7€ - 10€
Train from Palermo Centrale to Milazzo
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
12€ - 18€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
12€ - 18€
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 Lamezia Terme C. to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 15€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
13€ - 15€
Train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 14€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
12€ - 14€
Train from Palermo Centrale to Milazzo
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
13€ - 26€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
23€ - 26€
Bus operators
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
global.flixbus.com
Bus from Milano - Autostazione San Donato to MESSINA - Piazza Della Repubblica
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Baltour
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 Messina
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
55€ - 70€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
5€ - 10€
Website
Autostradale
Website
Autostradale
Ferry 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
Ferry from Villa S.Giovanni to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Trenitalia
Metromare Dello Stretto
Website
metromaredellostretto.it
Ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€
Schedules at
metromaredellostretto.it
Blue Jet
Phone
342 32 55 869
Website
blujetlines.it
Ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
4€
Schedules at
blujetlines.it
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2€ - 40€
Website
Caronte & Tourist
Passenger
2€ - 7€
Moto
16€ - 22€
Car
30€ - 40€

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