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There are 10 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.

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Train via Verona Porta Nuova  •  7 h 53 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 - $133

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Train Trenitalia  •  11 h 10 min

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

$45 - $100

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Bus  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Salzburg, Salzburg South to Bozen
  2. Take the bus from Bolzano to Orio al Serio Airport
  3. Take the bus from Bergamo Airport Bus Station to Milan Centrale Piazza Luigi di Savoia

$82 - $123

Night train  •  11 h 8 min

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

$55 - $110

Train, drive  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Landeck-Zams Rj
  2. Drive from Landeck-Zams to Milan

$91 - $141

Drive  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Salzburg to Milan 361.8 miles

$85 - $130

Fly Salzburg to Milan Linate  •  5 h 55 min

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

$135 - $569

Fly Salzburg to Milan Malpensa  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Salzburg (SZG) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) SZG - MXP

$129 - $308

Train to Munich, fly to Milan Malpensa  •  6 h 58 min

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

$89 - $198

Train to Munich, fly to Milan Bergamo  •  7 h 11 min

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

$132 - $464

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The cheapest way to get from Salzburg to Milan is to train which costs 40€ - 90€ and takes 11 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Salzburg to Milan is to drive which costs 75€ - 110€ and takes 5 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Salzburg to Milan. However, there are services departing from Salzburg, Salzburg South and arriving at Milan Centrale Piazza Luigi di Savoia via Bolzano and Bergamo Airport Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 12 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Salzburg Hbf. and arriving at Milano Centrale. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h 10 min.

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The distance between Salzburg and Milan is 392 km. The road distance is 578.9 km.

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The best way to get from Salzburg to Milan without a car is to train which takes 7 h 53 min and costs 60€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 53 min to get from Salzburg to Milan, including transfers.

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

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Salzburg to Milan train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Salzburg Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Salzburg to Milan is to train which takes 7 h 53 min and costs 60€ - 120€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 9 h 12 min, you could also fly, which costs 110€ - 500€ and takes 5 h 55 min.

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Map of how to get from Salzburg to Milan.
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  • Distance: 245.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 53 min

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 7 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Salzburg to Milan via Bozen, Bolzano, and Bergamo Airport Bus Station in around 9 h 12 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Salzburg to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Salzburg to Milan Linate via Dusseldorf, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Salzburg to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $750
Flights from Salzburg to Milan Malpensa via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Salzburg to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $900
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
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Salzburg to Milan Linate via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Salzburg to Milan Malpensa via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Flights from Salzburg to Milan Malpensa via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Salzburg to Milan Malpensa via London Luton
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Munich to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $150
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Salzburg to Milan Malpensa via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Salzburg to Milan Malpensa via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Salzburg to Milan Malpensa via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
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
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Salzburg to Milan Malpensa via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $900
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Salzburg to Milan Linate via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,300
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Salzburg to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Munich to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $210
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Munich to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Night train from Salzburg Hbf to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
11 h 8 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Landeck-Zams
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
italotreno.it
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 Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Salzburg Hbf. to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $100
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$80 - $100
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 Salzburg, Salzburg South to Bozen
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autostradale
Phone
+39 02 3008 9000
Email
info@autostradale.it
Website
autostradale.it
Bus from Bergamo Airport Bus Station to Milan Centrale Piazza Luigi di Savoia
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
autostradale.it
TerraVision IT
Email
customerservices@terravision.eu
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Milan Bergamo Airport to Milan Central Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
terravision.eu

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There is no direct flight from Salzburg Airport to Milan Linate Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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Salzburg to Milan bus services, operated by Autostradale, arrive at Milan Centrale Piazza Luigi di Savoia station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Salzburg to Milan is 579 km. It takes approximately 5 h 50 min to drive from Salzburg to Milan.

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