There are 9 ways to get from Naples to Milan by train, bus, night train, rideshare, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 30m

  1. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Milano Centrale Fr / ...

40€ - 160€

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Fly to Milan Bergamo  •  3h 47m

  1. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) NAP - BGY

21€ - 155€

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Bus  •  11h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Naples, Naples to Milan, Milan N528 / ...

39€ - 48€

Bus via Duomo M3  •  12h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Napoli - Corso A. Lucci Parcheggio Metropark to Milano - Autostazione San Donato Baltour / ...

33€ - 49€

Night train  •  9h 20m

  1. Take the night train from Napoli Centrale to Milano P.Garibaldi Ini

65€ - 90€

Rideshare  •  9h 1m

  1. Take the rideshare from Naples to Milan 775.4 km

37€ - 40€

Drive  •  6h 57m

  1. Drive from Naples to Milan 773.2 km

100€ - 160€

Fly to Milan Linate  •  2h 55m

  1. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Milan Linate (LIN) NAP - LIN

41€ - 187€

Fly to Milan Malpensa  •  3h 34m

  1. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) NAP - MXP

41€ - 191€

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The cheapest way to get from Naples to Milan is to rideshare which costs 37€ - 40€ and takes 9h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Naples to Milan is to fly which costs 40€ - 190€ and takes 2h 55m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Naples to Milan. However, there are services departing from Naples, Naples and arriving at cavallotti via san donato m3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 50m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Napoli Centrale and arriving at Milano Centrale. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 30m.

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The distance between Naples and Milan is 658 km. The road distance is 773.2 km.

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The best way to get from Naples to Milan without a car is to train which takes 4h 30m and costs 40€ - 160€.

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The train from Napoli Centrale to Milano Centrale takes 4h 30m including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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Naples to Milan train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Napoli Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Naples to Milan is to train which takes 4h 30m and costs 40€ - 160€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 50€ and takes 11h 50m, you could also fly, which costs 40€ - 190€ and takes 2h 55m.

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Map of how to get from Naples to Milan.
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  • Distance: 657.5 km
  • Duration: 4h 30m

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

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Napoli Centrale to Milano Centrale every 4 hours. Tickets cost 50€ - 160€ and the journey takes 4h 30m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Naples, Naples to Milan, Milan every 3 hours. Tickets cost 35€ - 50€ and the journey takes 11h.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Naples to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 210€
Flights from Naples to Milan Linate via Rome
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
40€ - 210€
Flights from Naples to Milan Malpensa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 270€
Flights from Naples to Milan Bergamo via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 220€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Naples to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 150€
Flights from Naples to Milan Malpensa via Palermo
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 150€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Naples to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
16€ - 280€
Meridiana
Website
meridiana.it
Flights from Naples to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
29€ - 240€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Naples to Milan Bergamo via Olbia
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
30€ - 150€
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 Napoli Centrale to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
50€ - 160€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
50€ - 75€
Base Standard
90€ - 130€
Base Premium
110€ - 160€
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 Napoli Centrale to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 120€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
40€ - 60€
Smart Low Cost
40€ - 60€
Smart Flex
80€ - 120€
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 Napoli Centrale to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
8h 46m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
45€ - 65€
Trenitalia Intercity Night

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
800 90 60 60
Website
trenitalia.com
Night train from Napoli Centrale to Milano P.Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65€ - 90€
Website
Trenitalia ICN
Schedules at
Trenitalia
Schedules at
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Bus operators
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 Naples, Naples to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
global.flixbus.com
Bus from Napoli - Corso A. Lucci Parcheggio Metropark to Milano - Autostazione San Donato
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 40€
Website
Baltour
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Naples to Milan - San Donato
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
47€
Website
Marino Autolinee
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 Naples to Milan
Ave. Duration
9h 1m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
37€ - 40€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Naples Airport to Milan Linate Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Naples to Milan bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Milan, Milan station.

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Naples to Milan train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Milano Centrale station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Naples to Milan is 773 km. It takes approximately 6h 57m to drive from Naples to Milan.

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Alitalia offers flights from Naples Airport to Milan Linate Airport.

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There are 3923+ hotels available in Milan. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Naples and Milan. 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 Naples to Naples Airport is to bus which takes 14 min and costs 1€ - 5€.

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