There are 8 ways to get from Milan to Solothurn by train, 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 via Brig  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Brig Eurocity / ...
  2. Take the train from Brig to Bern 8 / ...

$71 - $122

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Train #2  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Olten Ec

$62 - $85

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Train  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Thun Eurocity / ...
  2. Take the train from Thun to Solothurn 340

$86 - $139

Drive  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Milan to Solothurn 207.3 miles

$50 - $75

Fly Milan Malpensa to Zurich, train  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Zurich (ZRH) MXP - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Solothurn

$118 - $341

Fly Milan Linate to Geneva, train  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Geneva (GVA) LIN - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Solothurn

$87 - $292

Train to Lugano, fly to Zurich, train  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Lugano
  2. Fly from Lugano (LUG) to Zurich (ZRH) LUG - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Solothurn

$134 - $333

Fly Milan Linate to Basel  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Basel (BSL) LIN - BSL

$113 - $390

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Milan to Solothurn. However, there are services departing from Milano Centrale and arriving at Solothurn via Brig and Bern. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 13 min.

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The distance between Milan and Solothurn is 232 km. The road distance is 331.6 km.

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The best way to get from Milan to Solothurn without a car is to train which takes 4 h 13 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 13 min to get from Milan to Solothurn, including transfers.

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Milan to Solothurn train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, depart from Milano Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Milan to Solothurn is to train which takes 4 h 13 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 7 h 35 min.

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The quickest flight from Milan Malpensa Airport to Zurich Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Milan to Solothurn train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Bern station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan to Solothurn is 332 km. It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to drive from Milan to Solothurn.

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Swiss offers flights from Milan Malpensa Airport to Zurich Airport.

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Map of how to get from Milan to Solothurn.
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  • Distance: 144.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 13 min

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

You can take a train from Milan to Solothurn via Brig and Bern in around 4 h 13 min. Alternatively, Lufthansa, easyJet and eight other airlines fly from Milan to Solothurn hourly.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Flights from Lugano to Zurich
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Flights from Milan Linate to Basel via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lugano to Zurich
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Flights from Milan Linate to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Basel via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Geneva
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Basel via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Milan Linate to Geneva
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Basel via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Basel via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Train operators
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 Brig
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Thun
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Olten
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Lugano
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Brig to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Solothurn
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Solothurn
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Thun to Solothurn
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bls.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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There are 140+ hotels available in Solothurn. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Milan to Milan Malpensa Airport is to train which takes 37 min and costs .

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