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Tickets and Timetables for Lugano - Milano

Traveling by train with Trenord: discover all the comforts of the route Lugano - Milano


Do you need to reach Milano from Lugano, but you have no intention of getting stuck in highway traffic?

Whether you need to travel for work, leisure, or any other reason, the train is the way to go. Trenord trains can connect you in just 1 ora e 15 minutes without changes and offer you a comfortable and relaxing journey without any worries. The railway connection starts from 6:02 in the morning and continues until 21:30.
This way, you can choose to depart at any time of the day. If you still need information or further clarification, keep reading, and you'll find the answers to all your questions.


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Travel Information

The Trenord railway service of the Locarno - Lugano - Chiasso - Milano Centrale connects Lugano to Milano in approximately 1 ora e 15 minutes.


From Lugano, the first train is at 6:02, the last train at 21:30.
From Milano, the first train is at 6:43, the last train at 21:43.

Simulate your journey and check train departure times using the timetable engine.

The ticket price varies based on the kilometers traveled or based on tariff zones (in STIBM area). Calculate the price of your journey by entering the origin and destination stations on the railway timetable page.

Reduced tickets are also available for young people and seniors, as well as supplements for transporting bicycles and animals.


The Locarno - Lugano - Chiasso - Milano Centrale crosses the provinces of Milan and Monza and Brianza, where the integrated STIBM tariff system is in effect. Only for traveling between two stations, both in the STIBM area, is it necessary to purchase an integrated STIBM ticket.

Departure station


First train


Last train


Travel time

Approximately 1 ora e 15 minutes

Trenord trains connect Lugano to Milano in just 75 minutes without changes.

The ticket price is calculated based on the kilometers traveled or the zones crossed within the STIBM area.
You can calculate the ticket price by entering the origin and destination stations in the timetable tool.
Discounted fares are also available for seniors, children and youths, as well as additional fees for transporting pets and bicycles.

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