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There are 5 ways to get from Novara to Milano Centrale Station by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  40 min

  1. Take the train from Novara to Milano Centrale Re / ...

€3 - €8

4 alternative options

Train via Milano Repubblica  •  1h 6m

  1. Take the train from Novara to Milano Repubblica S6

€4 - €6

Bus, line 90 bus  •  1h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Novara - Casello Autostradale Centro - Ex Veveri to Milano - Piazzale Laghi - Fine Autostrada A4 004 / ...
  2. Take the line 90 bus from v.le r.serra prima di v.le certosa to via tonale prima di via sammartini 90

€10 - €20

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Novara to Milano Centrale Station 51.6 km

€65 - €80

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Novara to Milano Centrale Station 51.6 km

€6 - €10

Novara to Milano Centrale Station by train

The train journey time between Novara and Milano Centrale Station is around 40 min and covers a distance of around 49 km. The fastest train normally takes 40 min. Operated by Trenitalia and Trenitalia Intercity, the Novara to Milano Centrale Station train service departs from Novara and arrives in Milano Centrale. Typically 112 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
40 min
Fastest train time:
40 min
Train distance:
49 km
Trains per week:
112
Cheapest price:
€3
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:05
Last train departs at:
22:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Novara to Milano Centrale Station train schedules

Novara → Milano Centrale Station
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Novara to Milano Centrale Station is to train via Milano Repubblica which costs €4 - €6 and takes 1h 6m.

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The fastest way to get from Novara to Milano Centrale Station is to taxi which takes 38 min and costs €65 - €80.

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No, there is no direct bus from Novara to Milano Centrale Station. However, there are services departing from Novara - Casello Autostradale Centro - Ex Veveri and arriving at via tonale prima di via sammartini via via del ghisallo, 15 prima di via gallarate and v.le r.serra prima di v.le certosa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 8m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Novara and arriving at Milano Centrale. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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The distance between Novara and Milano Centrale Station is 46 km. The road distance is 51.6 km.

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The best way to get from Novara to Milano Centrale Station without a car is to train which takes 40 min and costs €3 - €8.

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The train from Novara to Milano Centrale takes 40 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Novara to Milano Centrale Station bus services, operated by Autostradale, depart from Novara - Casello Autostradale Centro - Ex Veveri station.

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Novara to Milano Centrale Station train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Novara station.

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The best way to get from Novara to Milano Centrale Station is to train which takes 40 min and costs €3 - €8. Alternatively, you can bus and line 90 bus, which costs €10 - €20 and takes 1h 8m.

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Map of how to get from Novara to Milano Centrale Station.
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  • Distance: 45.6 km
  • Duration: 40 min

What companies run services between Novara, Italy and Milano Centrale Station, Lombardy, Italy?

Trenitalia operates a train from Novara to Milano Centrale hourly. Tickets cost €3 - €8 and the journey takes 40 min. Trenitalia Intercity also services this route once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Novara to Milano Centrale Station via Milano - Piazzale Laghi - Fine Autostrada A4, via del ghisallo, 15 prima di via gallarate, v.le certosa, 37 prima di v.le serra, and v.le r.serra prima di v.le certosa in around 1h 8m.

Train operators
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 Novara to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3 - €8
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€7 - €8
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 Novara to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€4 - €7
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€4 - €7
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Novara to Milano Repubblica
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
Trenord
Bus operators
Autostradale
Phone
+39 02 3008 9000
Email
info@autostradale.it
Website
autostradale.it
Bus from Novara - Casello Autostradale Centro - Ex Veveri to Milano - Piazzale Laghi - Fine Autostrada A4
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€12 - €16
Website
Autostradale
Website
Autostradale
Arriva Italia - Torino
Phone
035 289000
Website
torino.arriva.it
Bus from Novara - Casello Autostradale Centro - Ex Veveri to Milano - Piazzale Laghi - Fine Autostrada A4
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€8 - €10
Website
Arriva Italia - Torino
ATM

The Metropolitana di Milano (Milan Metro) consists of four lines (a fifth line to Linate Airport is currently under construction), with most of its 100+ stations located underground. A single fare costs €2 and is valid for 90 minutes once validated. Daily, weekly, monthly, annual, student and senior passes are also available.

Contact Details
Phone
02.48.607.607
Website
atm.it
Bus from v.le r.serra prima di v.le certosa to via tonale prima di via sammartini
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €2
Website
ATM
Other operators
Taxi from Novara to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
€65 - €80
Taxi Service N.C.C
Phone
+39 338 341 8160
Website
ncctaxiservice.it
Taxi Malpensa
Phone
+39 392 245 3287
Ncc Taxi Black
Phone
+39 348 515 0246
Website
ncctaxiblack.com

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Novara to Milano Centrale Station bus services, operated by ATM, arrive at via tonale prima di via sammartini station.

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Novara to Milano Centrale Station train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Milano Centrale station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Novara to Milano Centrale Station is 52 km. It takes approximately 38 min to drive from Novara to Milano Centrale Station.

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