There are 9 ways to get from Solothurn to Milan by train, bus, 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  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Brig 8 / ...
  2. Take the train from Brig to Milano Centrale Eurocity / ...

$62 - $106

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Bus FlixBus  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Bern to Milan, Milan 417

$25 - $45

7 alternative options

Bus Gruppo Di Maio  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Olten to Grandate - Stazione

$36 - $63

Drive  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Solothurn to Milan 208.9 miles

$50 - $75

Train to Zurich, fly to Milan Malpensa  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Solothurn to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) ZRH - MXP

$118 - $340

Train to Geneva, fly to Milan Linate  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Solothurn to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Milan Linate (LIN) GVA - LIN

$88 - $314

Train to Zurich, fly to Lugano, train  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Solothurn to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Lugano (LUG) ZRH - LUG
  3. Take the train from Lugano to Milano Centrale

$132 - $337

Train to Zurich, fly to Milan Linate  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Solothurn to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Milan Linate (LIN) ZRH - LIN

$112 - $447

Fly Basel to Milan Linate  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Milan Linate (LIN) BSL - LIN

$103 - $399

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No, there is no direct train from Solothurn to Milan. However, there are services departing from Solothurn and arriving at Milano Centrale via Bern and Brig. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 37 min.

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The distance between Solothurn and Milan is 232 km. The road distance is 334.3 km.

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The best way to get from Solothurn to Milan without a car is to train which takes 4 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 37 min to get from Solothurn to Milan, including transfers.

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Solothurn to Milan train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Bern station.

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The best way to get from Solothurn to Milan is to train which takes 4 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 47 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 6 h 56 min.

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The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Solothurn to Milan train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Milano Centrale station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Solothurn to Milan is 334 km. It takes approximately 3 h 37 min to drive from Solothurn to Milan.

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Swiss offers flights from Zurich Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport.

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Map of how to get from Solothurn to Milan.
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  • Distance: 144.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 37 min

What companies run services between Solothurn, Switzerland and Milan, Italy?

You can take a train from Solothurn to Milan via Bern and Brig in around 4 h 37 min. Alternatively, Gruppo Di Maio operates a bus from Solothurn to Milan once a week. Tickets cost $13 - $19 and the journey takes 3 h 12 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Lugano
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Flights from Zurich to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $500
Flights from Basel to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Basel to Milan Linate via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Lugano
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Flights from Zurich to Milan Linate via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Basel to Milan Linate via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $360
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Zurich to Milan Linate via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from Zurich to Milan Linate via London City
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from Basel to Milan Linate via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Zurich to Milan Linate via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Basel to Milan Linate via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Basel to Milan Linate via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Geneva to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $210
Flights from Zurich to Milan Linate via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $900
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Zurich to Milan Linate via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Basel to Milan Linate via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $360
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Geneva to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Zurich to Milan Linate via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Train operators
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Brig
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Brig to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Solothurn to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Solothurn to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Brig to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Gruppo Di Maio
Phone
+39 0827 34 117
Email
info@gruppodimaio.it
Website
gruppodimaio.it
Bus from Olten to Grandate - Stazione
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
gruppodimaio.it
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bern to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Bern P+R Neufeld to Mailand Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
globtour.com

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