COVID-19 Travel restrictions may apply in Italy. Learn More.

There are 5 ways to get from Milan to Savona by train, bus, rideshare or car

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

Recommended option

Train  •  2h 24m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Savona Ic / ...

12€ - 25€

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  2h 14m

  1. Take the rideshare from Milan to Savona 170.4 km

10€

3 alternative options

Train via Genoa  •  2h 36m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Genova P.Za Principe Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Genova P.Za Principe to Savona Re / ...

13€ - 64€

Bus  •  4h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Milano - Famagosta to San Michele 200-10
  2. Take the bus from Alessandria - San Michele to Savona - Via Gramsci

21€ - 35€

Drive  •  1h 43m

  1. Drive from Milan to Savona 170.3 km

21€ - 35€

Milan to Savona by train

The train journey time between Milan and Savona is around 2h 34m and covers a distance of around 181 km. The fastest train normally takes 2h 19m. Operated by Trenitalia Intercity, Trenitalia and Thello, the Milan to Savona train service departs from Milano Centrale and arrives in Savona. Typically 44 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Milan to Savona train schedules

Milan → Savona
Partially open

Travel safe during COVID-19

Rules to follow in Italy

1m

Mandatory

Travel within Italy

Observe COVID-19 safety rules
Regional restriction measures in place
Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
Nationwide control measures in place

COVID-19 help in Italy

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 1500

Frequently Asked Questions


There are currently travel restrictions within Italy.

Explore options for future travel

Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
  • Nationwide control measures in place

Explore travel options

The national COVID-19 helpline number in Savona is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Savona is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Savona is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

Last updated: 11 May 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: European Union.

We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
Visit Rome2rio travel advice for general help.

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Milan to Savona is to rideshare which costs 10€ and takes 2h 14m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Milan to Savona is to drive which costs 21€ - 35€ and takes 1h 43m.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Milan to Savona. However, there are services departing from Milano - Famagosta and arriving at Savona - Via Gramsci via Alessandria - San Michele. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 3m.

More details

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Milano Centrale and arriving at Savona. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 24m.

More details

The distance between Milan and Savona is 140 km. The road distance is 170.3 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Milan to Savona without a car is to train which takes 2h 24m and costs 12€ - 25€.

More details

The train from Milano Centrale to Savona takes 2h 24m including transfers and departs four times a day.

More details

Milan to Savona bus services, operated by Arfea, depart from Milano - Famagosta station.

More details

Milan to Savona train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, depart from Milano Centrale station.

More details

The best way to get from Milan to Savona is to train which takes 2h 24m and costs 12€ - 25€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 20€ - 35€ and takes 4h 3m.

Mode details

Map of how to get from Milan to Savona.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 140.2 km
  • Duration: 2h 24m

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

Trenitalia Intercity operates a train from Milano Centrale to Savona 3 times a day. Tickets cost 12€ - 17€ and the journey takes 2h 24m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Milan to Savona via Alessandria - San Michele in around 4h 3m.

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).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Savona
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 17€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
12€ - 17€
Train from Milano Centrale to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 14€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
9€ - 14€
Train from Genova P.Za Principe to Savona
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
4€ - 6€
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 Savona
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
12€ - 25€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
22€ - 25€
Train from Milano Centrale to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 20€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
17€ - 20€
Train from Genova P.Za Principe to Savona
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
3€ - 7€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
6€ - 7€
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Savona
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
14€ - 21€
Website
Thello
Train from Milano Centrale to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
13€ - 18€
Website
Thello
Train from Genova P.Za Principe to Savona
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
Thello
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 Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
14€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
14€ - 19€
Base Standard
29€ - 40€
Base Premium
35€ - 55€
Bus operators
Arfea
Phone
800 13 60 44
Email
tpl@arfea.it
Website
arfea.it
Bus from Milano - Famagosta to San Michele
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
7€ - 9€
Schedules at
arfea.it
Grouppo Stat
Phone
+39 0142 452854
Email
autoticinostac@statcasale.com
Website
gruppostat.com
Bus from Alessandria - San Michele to Savona - Via Gramsci
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
13€ - 26€
Website
Grouppo Stat
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. 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 to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Milan to Savona
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
10€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

Want to know more about travelling around Italy

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Milan to Savona bus services, operated by Grouppo Stat, arrive at Savona - Via Gramsci station.

More details

Milan to Savona train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, arrive at Savona station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Milan to Savona is 170 km. It takes approximately 1h 43m to drive from Milan to Savona.

Get driving directions

Book your Milan to Savona train tickets online with Omio.

Search and book

There are 145+ hotels available in Savona. Prices start at 75€ per night.

More details

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

Read Rome2rio's guide to Blablacar