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There are 11 ways to get from Netherlands to Milan by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Linate  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Milan Linate (LIN) AMS - LIN

$53 - $254

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Fly Eindhoven to Milan Bergamo  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) EIN - BGY

$35 - $247

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Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) AMS - MXP

$54 - $238

Train to Brussels, fly to Milan Linate  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Breda to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Milan Linate (LIN) BRU - LIN

$50 - $266

Train to Brussels, fly to Milan Malpensa  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Breda to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) BRU - MXP

$42 - $210

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Milan Linate  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Arnhem Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Milan Linate (LIN) DUS - LIN

$83 - $265

Train  •  11 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Basel SBB ICE International
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale Eurocity / ...

$229 - $354

Bus FlixBus  •  20 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Duisburg 011 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Duisburg to Milan, Milan N11

$66 - $115

Bus Eurolines CH  •  22 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam to Zurich
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Milan Lampugnano Station

$102 - $134

Drive, train  •  10 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Duisburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Bad Bf Ice / ...
  4. Drive from Lörrach Hbf to Milan

$192 - $325

Drive  •  10 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Milan 678.9 miles

$160 - $240

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The cheapest way to get from Netherlands to Milan is to train and fly which costs 35€ - 190€ and takes 5 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Netherlands to Milan is to fly which costs 45€ - 220€ and takes 4 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Netherlands to Milan. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, Buiten Brouwersstraat and arriving at conciliazione m1 via Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk, Duisburg and lampugnano m1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Netherlands to Milan. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Milano Centrale via Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 45 min.

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The distance between Netherlands and Milan is 821 km. The road distance is 1086.2 km.

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The best way to get from Netherlands to Milan without a car is to train which takes 11 h 45 min and costs 190€ - 310€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 14 min to get from Netherlands to Milan, including transfers.

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Netherlands to Milan bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk station.

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Netherlands to Milan train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Netherlands to Milan is to fly which takes 4 h 14 min and costs 45€ - 220€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 190€ - 310€ and takes 11 h 45 min, you could also bus, which costs 55€ - 100€ and takes 20 h 27 min.

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Map of how to get from Netherlands to Milan.
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  • Distance: 513.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 14 min

What companies run services between Netherlands and Milan, Italy?

Alitalia, KLM and four other airlines fly from Amsterdam to Milan every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Amsterdam to Milan via Basel SBB in around 11 h 45 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Brussels to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Brussels to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Brussels to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Brussels to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $470
Flights from Dusseldorf to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $360
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Linate via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Brussels to Milan Malpensa via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Dusseldorf to Milan Linate via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Brussels to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $320
Flights from Eindhoven to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $330
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Brussels to Milan Malpensa via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Linate via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Breda to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Abellio NRW
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
abellio.de
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 Basel SBB to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Basel Sbb to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Duisburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Duisburg to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Amsterdam to Zurich
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Book at
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zurich to Milan Lampugnano Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Book at
eurolines.ch

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Milan Linate Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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

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Netherlands to Milan train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Milano Centrale station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Netherlands to Milan is 1086 km. It takes approximately 10 h 16 min to drive from Netherlands to Milan.

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easyJet, Air France, British Airways and three other airlines offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Milan Linate Airport.

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The best way to get from Netherlands to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is to train which takes 16 min and costs 5€ - 11€.

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