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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf Rj
  2. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Verona Porta Nuova Ec
  3. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale Fr / ...

$71 - $124

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Salzburg to Innsbruck
  2. Take the bus from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to Milan, Milan N95

$45 - $66

6 alternative options

Night train Trenitalia  •  11 h 15 min

  1. Take the night train from Salzburg Hbf. to Milano Centrale En / ...

$45 - $110

Night train Austrian Railways (ÖBB)  •  11 h 23 min

  1. Take the night train from Salzburg Hbf to Milano Centrale Nj

$60 - $110

Drive  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Salzburg to Milan 361.8 miles

$85 - $130

Fly Salzburg to Milan Linate  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Salzburg (SZG) to Milan Linate (LIN) SZG - LIN

$135 - $572

Train to Munich, fly to Milan Malpensa  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) MUC - MXP

$90 - $198

Train to Munich, fly to Milan Bergamo  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) MUC - BGY

$133 - $464

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Salzburg to Milan is to bus which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 9 h 7 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Salzburg to Milan is to drive which takes 5 h 50 min and costs 70€ - 110€.

More details

The distance between Salzburg and Milan is 392 km. The road distance is 579 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 8 h 8 min to get from Salzburg to Milan, including transfers.

More details

Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Salzburg Hbf. and arriving at Milano Centrale. This train operates every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h 15 min.

More details

What companies run services between Salzburg, Austria and Milan, Italy?

You can take a train from Salzburg to Milan via Innsbruck Hbf and Verona Porta Nuova in around 8 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Salzburg to Milan via Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße, Milan, Milan, and Lampugnano in around 9 h 7 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Salzburg to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Munich to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Flights from Munich to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $1,400
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Munich to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $1,400
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Salzburg to Milan Linate via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Salzburg to Milan Linate via Brussels, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $430
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Salzburg to Milan Linate via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,300
Meridiana
Website
meridiana.it
Flights from Salzburg to Milan Linate via Olbia
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $390
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Munich to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $210
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Munich to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $150
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Munich to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Night train from Salzburg Hbf to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
11 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Night train from Salzburg Hbf to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
11 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Night train from Salzburg Hbf. to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $100
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$85 - $100
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Salzburg to Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Book at
eurolines.ch
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk

Want to know more about travelling around Italy

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.