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There are 7 ways to get from Rimini to Milan by train, bus, night train, rideshare, car or plane

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Train  •  2h 32m

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

20€ - 85€

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  3h 59m

  1. Take the rideshare from Rimini to Milan 330.7 km

16€ - 20€

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Bus, train  •  4h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Rimini to Bologna
  2. Take the train from Bologna Centrale Station to Milano Centrale Station 9974 / ...

53€ - 99€

Bus  •  6h 54m

  1. Take the bus from S. Giuliano Via Coletti to Pavia - Via Trieste

49€ - 92€

Night train  •  3h 31m

  1. Take the night train from Rimini to Milano Centrale Ini

35€ - 50€

Drive  •  3h 4m

  1. Drive from Rimini to Milan 331.2 km

40€ - 60€

Train, fly  •  6h 47m

  1. Take the train from Rimini to Bologna Centrale
  2. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Milan Linate (LIN) BLQ - LIN

59€ - 185€

Rimini to Milan by train

The train journey time between Rimini and Milan is around 3h 15m and covers a distance of around 323 km. The fastest train normally takes 2h 32m. Operated by Trenitalia Frecce and Trenitalia Intercity, the Rimini to Milan train service departs from Rimini and arrives in Milano Centrale. Typically 35 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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The cheapest way to get from Rimini to Milan is to rideshare which costs 16€ - 20€ and takes 3h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Rimini to Milan is to train which costs 20€ - 85€ and takes 2h 32m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rimini to Milan. However, there are services departing from S. Giuliano Via Coletti and arriving at Milano - Via Vittadini via San Genesio ed Uniti. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 54m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Rimini and arriving at Milano Centrale. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 32m.

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The distance between Rimini and Milan is 309 km. The road distance is 331.2 km.

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The best way to get from Rimini to Milan without a car is to train which takes 2h 32m and costs 20€ - 85€.

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The train from Rimini to Milano Centrale takes 2h 32m including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Rimini to Milan bus services, operated by Grouppo Stat, depart from S. Giuliano Via Coletti station.

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Rimini to Milan train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Rimini station.

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The best way to get from Rimini to Milan is to train which takes 2h 32m and costs 20€ - 85€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 45€ - 95€ and takes 6h 54m.

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Map of how to get from Rimini to Milan.
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  • Distance: 309 km
  • Duration: 2h 32m

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

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Rimini to Milano Centrale 3 times a day. Tickets cost 25€ - 85€ and the journey takes 2h 32m. Trenitalia Intercity also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, Grouppo Stat operates a bus from S. Giuliano Via Coletti to Pavia - Via Trieste twice daily. Tickets cost 45€ - 90€ and the journey takes 5h 10m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Bologna to Milan Linate via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 130€
Flights from Bologna to Milan Linate via Rome, Cagliari
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 130€
Flights from Bologna to Milan Linate via Rome, Olbia
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 130€
Flights from Bologna to Milan Linate via Olbia, Rome
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 130€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bologna to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 330€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bologna to Milan Linate via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 230€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Bologna to Milan Linate via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 550€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Bologna to Milan Linate via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
50€ - 230€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Bologna to Milan Linate via Lampedusa
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
45€ - 160€
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 Rimini to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
25€ - 85€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
25€ - 35€
Base Standard
45€ - 65€
Base Premium
55€ - 85€
Train from Rimini to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 50€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
12€ - 17€
Base Standard
27€ - 40€
Base Premium
30€ - 50€
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 Rimini to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
20€ - 29€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
20€ - 29€
Train from Rimini to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
8€ - 12€
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 Bologna Centrale Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 50€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
19€ - 27€
Smart Low Cost
17€ - 24€
Smart Flex
35€ - 50€
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 Rimini to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Trenitalia ICN
Schedules at
Trenitalia
Schedules at
Bahn DB
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 Rimini to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
7€ - 16€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
14€ - 16€
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Rimini to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Rimini to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Grouppo Stat
Phone
+39 0142 452854
Email
autoticinostac@statcasale.com
Website
gruppostat.com
Bus from S. Giuliano Via Coletti to Pavia - Via Trieste
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45€ - 90€
Website
Grouppo Stat
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.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Rimini to Milan
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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There is no direct flight from Bologna Airport to Milan Linate Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 45m and has one stopover.

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Rimini to Milan bus services, operated by Grouppo Stat, arrive at Pavia - Via Trieste station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Rimini to Milan is 331 km. It takes approximately 3h 4m to drive from Rimini to Milan.

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KLM, Air France, Iberia and four other airlines offer flights from Bologna Airport to Milan Linate Airport.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Rimini and Milan. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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