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There are 7 ways to get from Venice Airport (VCE) to Milano Centrale Station 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 via Venezia Mestre  •  3h 30m

  1. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Milano Centrale Fr / ...

€26 - €154

Cheapest option

Fly to Milan Bergamo  •  5h 17m

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) VCE - BGY

€19 - €85

5 alternative options

Train  •  3h 58m

  1. Take the train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Milano Centrale 8974 / ...

€27 - €66

Bus  •  5h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Venice Mestre to Milan 402 / ...

€22 - €36

Drive  •  2h 33m

  1. Drive from Venice Airport (VCE) to Milano Centrale Station 266.8 km

€30 - €50

Fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  4h 49m

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) VCE - MXP
  2. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale

€19 - €133

Fly to Milan Linate  •  5h

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Milan Linate (LIN) VCE - LIN

€54 - €197

Venice Airport (VCE) to Milano Centrale Station by bus and train

The journey time between Venice Airport (VCE) and Milano Centrale Station is around 3h 22m and covers a distance of around 269 km. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 39m. Operated by ATVO S.p.A., Nomago, Trenitalia Frecce and others, the Venice Airport (VCE) to Milano Centrale Station service departs from Venice Airport and arrives in Milano Centrale. Typically 90 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
3h 22m
Fastest journey time:
2h 39m
Journey distance:
269 km
Services per week:
90
Cheapest price:
€28
Carbon emissions:
15 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:21
Last service departs at:
22:04

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Venice Airport (VCE) to Milano Centrale Station bus and train schedules

Departing Thursday, July 29, 2021

Venice Airport (VCE) → Milano Centrale Station
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The cheapest way to get from Venice Airport (VCE) to Milano Centrale Station is to bus which costs €21 - €40 and takes 5h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Venice Airport (VCE) to Milano Centrale Station is to drive which costs €30 - €50 and takes 2h 33m.

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The distance between Venice Airport (VCE) and Milano Centrale Station is 244 km. The road distance is 266.8 km.

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The best way to get from Venice Airport (VCE) to Milano Centrale Station without a car is to train via Venezia Mestre which takes 3h 30m and costs €25 - €160.

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It takes approximately 3h 30m to get from Venice Airport (VCE) to Milano Centrale Station, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Venice Airport (VCE) to Milano Centrale Station is to train via Venezia Mestre which takes 3h 30m and costs €25 - €160. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €21 - €40 and takes 5h 1m, you could also fly, which costs €50 - €200 and takes 5h.

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There is no direct flight from Venice Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 30m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Venice Airport (VCE) to Milano Centrale Station is 267 km. It takes approximately 2h 33m to drive from Venice Airport (VCE) to Milano Centrale Station.

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Alitalia, Tunisair, Scandinavian Airlines and eight other airlines offer flights from Venice Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport.

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There are 1363+ hotels available in Milano Centrale Station. Prices start at €75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Venice Airport (VCE) to Milano Centrale Station.
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  • Distance: 244.5 km
  • Duration: 3h 30m

What companies run services between Venice Airport (VCE), Italy and Milano Centrale Station, Lombardy, Italy?

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Venezia Mestre to Milano Centrale 5 times a day. Tickets cost €21 - €75 and the journey takes 2h 15m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Venice Mestre to Milan every 4 hours. Tickets cost €15 - €18 and the journey takes 3h 5m. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Venice to Milan Malpensa via Bari
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€15 - €100
Flights from Venice to Milan Malpensa via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€15 - €100
Flights from Venice to Milan Malpensa via Catania
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€15 - €100
Flights from Venice to Milan Malpensa via Palermo
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€15 - €100
Flights from Venice to Milan Bergamo via Palermo
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€12 - €95
Flights from Venice to Milan Bergamo via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€12 - €95
Flights from Venice to Milan Bergamo via Brindisi
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€12 - €95
Flights from Venice to Milan Bergamo via Catania
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€12 - €95
Flights from Venice to Milan Bergamo via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€12 - €95
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Milan Malpensa via Brindisi
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€80 - €340
Flights from Venice to Milan Malpensa via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €340
Flights from Venice to Milan Malpensa via Olbia
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €340
Flights from Venice to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€80 - €340
Flights from Venice to Milan Malpensa via Kefallinia
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€80 - €340
Flights from Venice to Milan Malpensa via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €340
Flights from Venice to Milan Bergamo via Olbia
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €390
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Venice to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€250 - €1100
Flights from Venice to Milan Linate via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€290 - €1400
Flights from Venice to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€280 - €1400
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Venice to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€210 - €1600
Flights from Venice to Milan Linate via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€210 - €3700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Venice to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €1100
Flights from Venice to Milan Linate via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€190 - €1300
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Venice to Milan Malpensa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€200 - €1300
Flights from Venice to Milan Linate via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €450
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Venice to Milan Malpensa via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€150 - €500
Flights from Venice to Milan Linate via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€220 - €390
Flights from Venice to Milan Linate via London City
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday
Estimated price
€220 - €390
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Venice to Milan Malpensa via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€170 - €1000
Flights from Venice to Milan Malpensa via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€170 - €1000
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Venice to Milan Linate via Pantelleria
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €80
Flights from Venice to Milan Bergamo via Olbia
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€50 - €350
Tunisair
Website
tunisair.com
Flights from Venice to Milan Malpensa via Tunis
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€260 - €550
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Venice to Milan Malpensa via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€210 - €2200
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Venice to Milan Malpensa via Athens
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €470
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Venice to Milan Linate via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€240 - €750
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Venice to Milan Linate via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€290 - €1400
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Venice to Milan Linate via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €550
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 Venezia Mestre to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€21 - €75
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€21 - €29
Base Standard
€40 - €55
Base Premium
€50 - €75
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 Mestre to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€19 - €55
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€21 - €30
Smart Low Cost
€19 - €27
Smart Flex
€40 - €55
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€19 - €55
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€21 - €30
Smart Low Cost
€19 - €27
Smart Flex
€40 - €55
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 Venezia Mestre to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€55 - €140
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
€55 - €80
1st Class
€100 - €140
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 Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
Trenord
Malpensa Express
Phone
02 72 49 49 49
Website
malpensaexpress.it
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Malpensa Express
2nd Class
€11 - €16
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Venice Mestre to Milan
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€15 - €18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Venice - Mestre to Milan
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€11 - €14
Website
Blablabus
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Mestre to Milan
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€13 - €17
Schedules at
ms.mk

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