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There are 7 ways to get from Schönefeld to Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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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Fly to Milan Malpensa  •  3h 55m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) BER - MXP

€22 - €93

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Fly to Milan Linate, train  •  7h 3m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Milan Linate (LIN) BER - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Bovisa Fnm to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1

€53 - €183

Fly to Milan Bergamo, bus  •  6h 4m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) BER - BGY
  2. Take the bus from Orio al Serio Airport to Milano Malpensa Airport

€55 - €153

Train  •  14h 23m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Spiez Ice
  2. Take the train from Spiez to Gallarate Ec

€325 - €590

Bus  •  18h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin central bus station to Milan N95

€55 - €72

Night train, train  •  17h 46m

  1. Take the night train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Zuerich Hb Nj
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Lugano Ec / ...
  3. Take the train from Mendrisio to Malpensa Aeroporto T1 S50

€142 - €223

Drive  •  9h 16m

  1. Drive from Schönefeld to Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) 1030.7 km

€120 - €190

Schönefeld to Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) by train

The train journey time between Schönefeld and Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) is around 21h 58m and covers a distance of around 1262 km. The fastest train normally takes 21h 42m. Operated by S-Bahn Berlin, Deutsche Bahn Regional, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express and others, the Schönefeld to Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) train service departs from Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bahnhof] and arrives in Malpensa Aeroporto T1. Typically five trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
21h 58m
Fastest train time:
21h 42m
Train distance:
1262 km
Trains per week:
5
Cheapest price:
€235
Carbon emissions:
66 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
22:38
Last train departs at:
23:58

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Schönefeld to Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) train schedules

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  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Germany from Italy.

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Last updated: 29 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Schönefeld to Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) is to fly which costs €22 - €95 and takes 3h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Schönefeld to Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) is to fly which costs €22 - €95 and takes 3h 55m.

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No, there is no direct train from Schönefeld to Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP). However, there are services departing from Flughafen BER - Terminal 5 [Bahnhof] and arriving at Malpensa Aeroporto T1 via Berlin Ostbahnhof, Spiez and Gallarate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 23m.

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The distance between Schönefeld and Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) is 829 km. The road distance is 1030.7 km.

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The best way to get from Schönefeld to Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) without a car is to train which takes 14h 23m and costs €320 - €600.

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It takes approximately 3h 55m to get from Schönefeld to Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP), including transfers.

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Schönefeld to Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Berlin Ostbahnhof station.

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The best way to get from Schönefeld to Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) is to fly which takes 3h 55m and costs €22 - €95. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €320 - €600 and takes 14h 23m, you could also bus, which costs €55 - €75 and takes 18h 50m.

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The quickest flight from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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Schönefeld to Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Gallarate station.

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Map of how to get from Schönefeld to Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP).
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  • Distance: 828.7 km
  • Duration: 3h 55m

What companies run services between Schönefeld, Brandenburg, Germany and Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP), Italy?

Ryanair, easyJet and four other airlines fly from Schönefeld to Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Schönefeld to Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) via Berlin Ostbahnhof, Spiez, and Gallarate in around 14h 23m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €330
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €350
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Linate via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €350
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€28 - €210
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€28 - €210
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Linate via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €210
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Linate via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€80 - €210
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€16 - €120
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Malpensa via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€16 - €120
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€14 - €130
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Bergamo via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€14 - €130
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Linate via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €350
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€95 - €220
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Malpensa via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €370
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Linate via Brussels
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €310
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Linate via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €450
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Linate via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €700
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Malpensa via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€85 - €430
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Linate via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €400
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Linate via Rome
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€50 - €130
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Linate via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €600
Train operators
Malpensa Express
Phone
02 72 49 49 49
Website
malpensaexpress.it
Train from Milano Bovisa Fnm to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
Malpensa Express
2nd Class
€10 - €15
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 Milano Bovisa Fnm to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€4 - €5
Website
Trenord
Train from Mendrisio to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €6
Website
Trenord
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Spiez
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€170 - €240
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Spiez
Ave. Duration
9h 12m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€270 - €480
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Spiez to Gallarate
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €100
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zuerich Hb to Lugano
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€50 - €95
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Mendrisio to Malpensa Aeroporto T1
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€22 - €40
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin central bus station to Milan
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €65
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Schönefeld to Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) is 1031 km. It takes approximately 9h 16m to drive from Schönefeld to Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP).

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Eurowings, Brussels Airlines, Ryanair and three other airlines offer flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport.

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There are 207+ hotels available in Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP). Prices start at €75 per night.

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The best way to get from Schönefeld to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport is to train which takes 8 min and costs €2 - €4.

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