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There are 2 ways to get from Milan to Pontresina by train or car

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Train  •  5h 37m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Tirano Re_8
  2. Take the train from Tirano to Surovas Re

SFr 32 - SFr 39

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Drive  •  2h 44m

  1. Drive from Milan to Pontresina 176.7 km

SFr 25 - SFr 40

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The cheapest way to get from Milan to Pontresina is to drive which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 2h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Milan to Pontresina is to drive which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 2h 44m.

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No, there is no direct train from Milan to Pontresina. However, there are services departing from Milano Centrale and arriving at Surovas via Tirano. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 37m.

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The distance between Milan and Pontresina is 127 km. The road distance is 176.7 km.

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The best way to get from Milan to Pontresina without a car is to train which takes 5h 37m and costs 29€ - 40€.

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It takes approximately 5h 37m to get from Milan to Pontresina, including transfers.

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Milan to Pontresina train services, operated by Trenord, depart from Milano Centrale station.

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Milan to Pontresina train services, operated by Rhätische Bahn, arrive at Surovas station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan to Pontresina is 177 km. It takes approximately 2h 44m to drive from Milan to Pontresina.

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There are 1238+ hotels available in Pontresina. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Milan to Pontresina.
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  • Distance: 126.7 km
  • Duration: 5h 37m

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

You can take a train from Milan to Pontresina via Tirano in around 5h 37m.

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.

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Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Tirano
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 11 - SFr 14
Website
Trenord
Rhätische Bahn
Phone
+41 81 288 65 65
Website
rhb.ch
Train from Tirano to Surovas
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
SFr 20 - SFr 25
Website
Rhätische Bahn
Schedules at
Rhätische Bahn

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