There are 8 ways to get from Milan to Zell am See by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train  •  8h 43m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Woergl Hbf Ecb
  3. Take the train from Woergl Hbf to Zell Am See Re / ...

59€ - 138€

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Bus, train  •  9h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Milan to Innsbruck Milan > Bolzano > Brennero - Italie > Brennero - Autriche > Innsbruck > Kiefersfelden - Autriche > Kiefersfelden - Allemagne > Munich - Bus station > Nuremberg > Leipzig > Berlin - Bus station / ...
  2. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Zell Am See Ec / ...

42€ - 62€

6 alternative options

Bus  •  13h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Milan Centrale to Bergamo Airport Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Orio al Serio Airport to Bruneck
  3. Take the bus from Krimml Wasserfälle to Zell am See Postplatz 670

111€ - 160€

Night train  •  9h 8m

  1. Take the night train from Milano P.Garibaldi to Schwarzach-St.Veit Nj

54€ - 71€

Drive  •  5h 52m

  1. Drive from Milan to Zell am See 528.4 km

70€ - 110€

Fly Milan Linate to Salzburg, train  •  8h 5m

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Salzburg (SZG) LIN - SZG
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Zell Am See

90€ - 459€

Fly Milan Malpensa to Munich, train  •  8h 45m

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Munich (MUC) MXP - MUC
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Ost to Woergl Hbf
  3. Take the train from Woergl Hbf to Zell Am See

117€ - 299€

Fly Milan Linate to Trieste, train  •  9h 32m

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Trieste (TRS) LIN - TRS
  2. Take the train from Trieste Airport to Villach Hbf
  3. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Schwarzach-St.Veit

83€ - 457€

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The cheapest way to get from Milan to Zell am See is to bus and train which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 9h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Milan to Zell am See is to drive which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 5h 52m.

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No, there is no direct train from Milan to Zell am See. However, there are services departing from Milano Centrale and arriving at Zell Am See via Verona Porta Nuova and Woergl Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 43m.

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The distance between Milan and Zell am See is 345 km. The road distance is 528.4 km.

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The best way to get from Milan to Zell am See without a car is to train which takes 8h 43m and costs 55€ - 140€.

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It takes approximately 8h 43m to get from Milan to Zell am See, including transfers.

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Milan to Zell am See train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Milano Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Milan to Zell am See is to train which takes 8h 43m and costs 55€ - 140€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 110€ - 160€ and takes 13h 1m.

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There is no direct flight from Milan Linate Airport to Salzburg Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 10m and has one stopover.

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Milan to Zell am See train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Zell Am See station.

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Map of how to get from Milan to Zell am See.
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  • Distance: 345.3 km
  • Duration: 8h 43m

What companies run services between Milan, Italy and Zell am See, Austria?

You can take a train from Milan to Zell am See via Verona Porta Nuova and Woergl Hbf in around 8h 43m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Milan to Zell am See via Orio al Serio Airport, Bruneck - Autostazione, Casere, and Krimml Wasserfälle in around 13h 1m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Salzburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 390€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 380€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
190€ - 320€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
220€ - 360€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 280€
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 500€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Trieste
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 440€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Salzburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
160€ - 650€
Train operators
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 Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
14€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
14€ - 20€
Base Standard
30€ - 45€
Base Premium
35€ - 55€
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 45€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
16€ - 24€
Smart Low Cost
14€ - 20€
Smart Flex
30€ - 45€
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45€ - 80€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Woergl Hbf to Zell Am See
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 55€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Zell Am See
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 85€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Woergl Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Muenchen Ost to Woergl Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Woergl Hbf to Zell Am See
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 21€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Zell Am See
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
26€ - 35€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Zell Am See
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
17€ - 23€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Trieste Airport to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Villach Hbf to Schwarzach-St.Veit
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
20€ - 27€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Woergl Hbf to Zell Am See
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Muenchen Ost to Woergl Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
25€ - 40€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
bahntouristikexpress.de
Train from Woergl Hbf to Zell Am See
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Once a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Milano P.Garibaldi to Schwarzach-St.Veit
Ave. Duration
8h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Nightjet
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Train from München Ost to Wörgl
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
90€ - 110€
Book at
Urlaubs-Express
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Muenchen Ost to Woergl Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
18€ - 27€
Website
Railjet
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Ost to Woergl Hbf
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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
Bus from Milan to Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Website
Blablabus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Milan, Milan to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
20€ - 25€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autostradale
Phone
+39 02 3008 9000
Email
info@autostradale.it
Website
autostradale.it
Bus from Milan Centrale to Bergamo Airport Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
Autostradale
Website
Autostradale
Salzburg Verkehr Gmbh
Phone
0662 632900
Email
office@salzburg-verkehr.at
Website
salzburg-verkehr.at
Bus from Krimml Wasserfälle to Zell am See Postplatz
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Schedules at
salzburg-verkehr.at

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan to Zell am See is 528 km. It takes approximately 5h 52m to drive from Milan to Zell am See.

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British Airways, Alitalia and Lufthansa offer flights from Milan Linate Airport to Salzburg Airport.

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There are 1596+ hotels available in Zell am See. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Milan to Milan Linate Airport is to line 73 bus which takes 18 min and costs 1€ - 2€.

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