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Train  •  2h 8m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to S.Margherita L.-Port Ic / ...

€11 - €23

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Drive  •  1h 55m

  1. Drive from Milan to Santa Margherita Ligure 170.3 km

€21 - €35

Milan to Santa Margherita Ligure by train

The train journey time between Milan and Santa Margherita Ligure is around 2h 11m and covers a distance of around 165 km. The fastest train normally takes 2h 3m. Operated by Trenitalia Intercity and Trenitalia, the Milan to Santa Margherita Ligure train service departs from Milano Centrale and arrives in S.Margherita L.-Port. Typically 49 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
2h 11m
Fastest train time:
2h 3m
Trains per week:
49
Cheapest price:
€11
Carbon emissions:
8 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:10
Last train departs at:
21:10

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Milan to Santa Margherita Ligure train schedules

Milan → Santa Margherita Ligure
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Santa Margherita Ligure is 1500.

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The social distance requirement in Santa Margherita Ligure is 1.5 metres.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Milan to Santa Margherita Ligure is to train which costs €11 - €23 and takes 2h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Milan to Santa Margherita Ligure is to drive which costs €21 - €35 and takes 1h 55m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Milano Centrale and arriving at S.Margherita L.-Port. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 8m.

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The distance between Milan and Santa Margherita Ligure is 126 km. The road distance is 170.3 km.

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The best way to get from Milan to Santa Margherita Ligure without a car is to train which takes 2h 8m and costs €11 - €23.

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The train from Milano Centrale to S.Margherita L.-Port takes 2h 8m including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Milan to Santa Margherita Ligure train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, depart from Milano Centrale station.

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Milan to Santa Margherita Ligure train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, arrive at S.Margherita L.-Port station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan to Santa Margherita Ligure is 170 km. It takes approximately 1h 55m to drive from Milan to Santa Margherita Ligure.

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  • Distance: 125.7 km
  • Duration: 2h 8m

What companies run services between Milan, Italy and Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy?

Trenitalia Intercity operates a train from Milano Centrale to S.Margherita L.-Port every 4 hours. Tickets cost €11 - €16 and the journey takes 2h 8m. Trenitalia also services this route once daily.

Train operators
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).

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Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to S.Margherita L.-Port
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€11 - €16
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 S.Margherita L.-Port
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€11 - €23
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€20 - €23

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