There are 6 ways to get from Trento to Milan by train, bus, rideshare, car or shuttle

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Train  •  2h 26m

  1. Take the train from Trento to Milano Centrale Fr

20€ - 70€

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  2h 56m

  1. Take the rideshare from Trento to Milan 218.4 km

13€ - 15€

4 alternative options

Train via Verona  •  3h 16m

  1. Take the train from Trento to Verona Porta Nuova Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale Fr / ...

21€ - 139€

Bus  •  4h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Trento, Trento to Milan, Milan 455

14€ - 17€

Drive  •  2h 20m

  1. Drive from Trento to Milan 218.7 km

29€ - 45€

Shuttle, train  •  3h 55m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Trento to Bergamo
  2. Take the train from Bergamo to Milano Centrale Re_2

39€ - 275€

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The cheapest way to get from Trento to Milan is to rideshare which costs 13€ - 15€ and takes 2h 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Trento to Milan is to drive which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 2h 20m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Trento to Milan. However, there are services departing from Trento, Trento and arriving at duomo m1 m3 via sesto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 1m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Trento and arriving at Milano Centrale. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 26m.

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The distance between Trento and Milan is 164 km. The road distance is 218.7 km.

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The best way to get from Trento to Milan without a car is to train which takes 2h 26m and costs 20€ - 70€.

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The train from Trento to Milano Centrale takes 2h 26m including transfers and departs once daily.

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

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

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The best way to get from Trento to Milan is to train which takes 2h 26m and costs 20€ - 70€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 13€ - 18€ and takes 4h 1m.

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Map of how to get from Trento to Milan.
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  • Distance: 164.2 km
  • Duration: 2h 26m

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

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Trento to Milano Centrale once daily. Tickets cost 20€ - 70€ and the journey takes 2h 26m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Trento, Trento to Milan, Milan once a week. Tickets cost 12€ - 16€ and the journey takes 2h 35m.

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 Trento to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
20€ - 70€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
20€ - 27€
Base Standard
35€ - 55€
Base Premium
45€ - 70€
Train from Trento to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
10€ - 45€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
10€ - 15€
Base Standard
25€ - 35€
Base Premium
30€ - 45€
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
14€ - 20€
Base Standard
30€ - 45€
Base Premium
35€ - 55€
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 Trento to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 14€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
12€ - 14€
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Trento to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
14€ - 21€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Trento to Verona - Piazza Nuova
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
12€ - 40€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
14€ - 20€
Smart Low Cost
12€ - 17€
Smart Flex
26€ - 40€
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 45€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
16€ - 24€
Smart Low Cost
14€ - 20€
Smart Flex
30€ - 45€
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
1h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 95€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
35€ - 50€
1st Class
65€ - 95€
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 Bergamo to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
Trenord
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 Trento, Trento to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
12€ - 16€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Trento to Milan
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
13€ - 15€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Trento to Milan bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Milan, Milan station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Trento to Milan is 219 km. It takes approximately 2h 20m to drive from Trento to Milan.

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Book your Trento to Milan bus tickets online with Omio and FlixBus.

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There are 3499+ hotels available in Milan. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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

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