Transfer from Malpensa airport

You can easily get from Malpensa Airport (MXP) to the center of Milan in several ways:

  • Public transport: bus or train
  • Advantages: cheap and cheerful
  • Disadvantages: no night trips, crowded, inconvenient with a lot of luggage.
  • Taxi, transfer service or car rental
  • Advantages: fast, individual, luxurious
  • Disadvantages: costly

→ Malpensa – Milan Bus

Price: from €8

Interval: every 20 minutes

Travel time: 1 hour

Operators: Terravision, Autostradale, FlixBus, GoOpti, Malpensa Shuttle

Malpensa – Milan buses run from 04:00 AM till 03:00 AM, depending on a transport company. You can buy a bus ticket online or in the airport.

Appropriate alternative for travelling light, alone or in a small company.

Finding a bus stop:

  • Terminal T1: gate 3 and 4
  • Terminal T2: common gate

T1 serves intercontinental and domestic flights inside the Schengen Area. T2 is specially designated for servicing low-cost airline EasyJet and charter flights. Both terminals are interconnected with free shuttles.

→ Malpensa – Milan Train

Price: from €13

Interval: every hour

Travel time: 1 hour

Operators: Malpensa Express

Platform of the express to the center of Milan is near terminals T1 and T2. The first departure is at 05:37 AM, the last — at 22:37 PM.

You may get your tickets from the airport ticket office (05:00-00:00) or book online on Malpensa Express.

Good choice for a tourist, small companies and families with grown-up children.

Tips: For better travelling experience in Milan, MilanoCard and Milan Pass offer free public transport network and free or discounted visiting of Milan museums, shops, restaurants and other attractions, for example to climb Duomo observation deck or visit La Scala. MilanoCard is available for 24, 48 or 72 hours, and Milan Pass is a two-day pass with validity period of 200 days.

→ Taxi

Price: from €90

Interval: none

Travel time: 45 minutes

Operators: Milano taxi, TaxiBlu, City Airport Taxis and others

Malpensa Airport is 45 km from the center of Milan and taxi is costly, about €90 – 100.

→ Transfer

Price: from €40

Interval: none

Travel time: 45 minutes


Transfer from Milan Airport is the best choice for a tourist, big groups and families with children. You can book in advance. Name sign and 1 hour waiting at the airport — for VIP experience.

For groups of 3 people and more you can book a van or minibus. Transfer price is fixed.

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→ Car rental in Milan

Price: from €17

Interval: none

Travel time: 45 minutes

Operators: RentalCars, Avis, etc.

You can also drive a rented car from the airport to the center of Milan. Book a rental car without a driver in advance or at the airport. Basic insurance is included in the price. Your foreign passport, driver’s license and driving experience of at least 1 year are mandatory, as well as booking confirmation in case of online booking.

Familiarize yourself with local traffic rules. There are heavy traffic fines in Italy.