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There are 12 ways to get from Milan to Rome by train, bus, night bus, rideshare, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train Trenitalia Frecce  •  3h 20m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini Fr / ...

$40 - $95

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  10h 34m

  1. Take the night bus from Milan, Milan to Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station N539 / ...

$27 - $69

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Train ItaloTreno  •  3h 46m

  1. Take the train from Milano Rogoredo Station to Roma Termini Station 9993 / ...

$42 - $97

Bus  •  8h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station 518 / ...

$32 - $57

Rideshare  •  7h

  1. Take the rideshare from Milan to Rome 360 miles

$31 - $37

Drive  •  5h 23m

  1. Drive from Milan to Rome 357.6 miles

$85 - $130

Fly from Milan Linate  •  3h 12m

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Rome (FCO) LIN - FCO

$53 - $209

Fly from Milan Malpensa  •  3h 34m

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Rome (FCO) MXP - FCO

$64 - $273

Fly from Milan Bergamo  •  3h 47m

  1. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Rome (FCO) BGY - FCO

$72 - $368

Train to Verona, fly  •  4h 21m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
  2. Fly from Verona (VRN) to Rome (FCO) VRN - FCO

$69 - $336

Train to Turin, fly  •  4h 30m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale Station to Torino Porta Susa
  2. Fly from Turin (TRN) to Rome (FCO) TRN - FCO

$55 - $203

Train to Genoa, fly  •  5h 23m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe
  2. Fly from Genoa (GOA) to Rome (FCO) GOA - FCO

$58 - $293

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Milan to Rome is to night bus which costs 23€ - 60€ and takes 10h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Milan to Rome is to fly which costs 45€ - 190€ and takes 3h 12m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Milan to Rome station. However, there are services departing from duomo m1 m3 and arriving at Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station via Milan, Milan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 52m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Milano Centrale and arriving at Roma Termini. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 20m.

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The distance between Milan and Rome is 477 km. The road distance is 572.2 km.

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The best way to get from Milan to Rome without a car is to train which takes 3h 20m and costs 35€ - 85€.

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The train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini takes 3h 20m including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Milan to Rome bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Milan, Milan station.

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

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The best way to get from Milan to Rome is to train which takes 3h 20m and costs 35€ - 85€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 27€ - 50€ and takes 8h 52m, you could also fly, which costs 45€ - 190€ and takes 3h 12m.

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Map of how to get from Milan to Rome.
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  • Distance: 298.3 miles
  • Duration: 3h 20m

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

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Milan to Rome hourly. Tickets cost $65 - $95 and the journey takes 3h 20m. ItaloTreno also services this route hourly. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Milan to Rome every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $55 and the journey takes 7h 30m. Baltour also services this route every 4 hours.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Verona to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $370
Flights from Turin to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Genoa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Meridiana
Website
meridiana.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Turin to Rome via Olbia
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Verona to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Turin to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $370
Iran Air
Website
iranair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$65 - $490
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Rogoredo to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Roma Termini Station
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Rogoredo Station to Roma Termini Station
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
italotreno.it
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 Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$19 - $23
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Milan, Milan to Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
flixbus.it
Bus from Milano - Autostazione San Donato to Roma - Autostazione Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Baltour
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Night bus from Milan to Rome
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
Ouibus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Milan to Rome
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$31 - $37
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Milan Linate Airport to Rome Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Milan to Rome bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station.

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Milan to Rome train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Roma Termini station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan to Rome is 572 km. It takes approximately 5h 23m to drive from Milan to Rome.

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Alitalia offers flights from Milan Linate Airport to Rome Airport.

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There are 12148+ hotels available in Rome. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Milan and Rome. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Milan to Milan Linate Airport is to line 73 bus which takes 20m and costs 1€ - 2€.

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