You can easily locate the taxi stands just outside of Terminal 1 (Arrivals), near gates 4 and 5.
Travelling from Milan airport to the city centre by taxi is ideal for a quick and comfortable transfer. Moreover, you can always find a taxi waiting for you since they run 24/7.
Even though taxi rides can be costly, it is ideal to hire a taxi if you are travelling with a group that can split the fare. However, If you are on a budget, you can always use other modes of public transport.
How to get from Milan airport to centre by train
A direct train line connects Milan airport with the metropolitan area of Milan. The Malpensa Express train runs between the two major points of the city over 65 times a day. A regular train ticket costs 13€ and the travel time is approximately 55 minutes.
Waiting time is around 30 minutes.
The Malpensa Express train runs to Milan Central station between 01:06 a.m and 22:56 p.m.
How much is the train from Milan Airport to city centre?
One-way regular tickets from Malpensa airport to Milano Centrale cost 13€. (there is no round-trip ticket available for Milano Centrale)
You can buy train tickets either from the automated ticket machines just before you walk down the ramp to the train platform or from the ticket kiosks which are open from 06:30 a.m to 22:05 p.m on regular working days.
Where do I get it from?
The Malpensa train Station is located in Terminal 1 on floor -1 (basement level). If you land on Terminal 1, follow the signs that say "Treni" as soon as you collect your bags of the carousel. Trains for Milan central station depart from platform 1. As of 2016, there is a new train station connected to Terminal 2 by a footbridge. In case you arrive on Terminal 2, you will find the train station just north of the arrivals hall.
*Malpensa airport also provides a free shuttle bus that travels between the two terminals every 20 minutes.
The train journey from Milan airport to the city centre of Milan is very quick and cheap. However, as of late 2010, there are two major train stops in central Milan: Milan central station and Milan Cadorna station. The Malpensa Express train serves both stations, but they are on different routes; therefore, it is important to make sure that you are getting on the right train.
The train ride may not be ideal for those who travel with many pieces of luggage. Trains usually have limited amount of luggage space and get easily overcrowded because of the multiple stops.
Do not forget to validate your ticket before you get on the train.
Make sure you are getting on the right train.
Always keep in a eye on your belongings while on-board.
Children under 4 years of age travel for free.
Welcome Pickups transfer
Book a trained, English-speaking taxi driver to pick you up at the same price as a regular cab from the line
If you feel more relaxed knowing that somebody is waiting for you, you may as well book a Welcome Pickups transfer. As soon as you arrive at the airport you will be greeted by your driver. He will be waiting for you at the terminal of your arrival with a sign that has your name on it. Your driver will help you out with your luggage and together you will make your way to the vehicle. While he is driving you to your accommodation, the driver can give you some tips and recommendations on what to do during your holidays in Milan. Our drivers are hand-picked and speak fluent English. No need to worry about miscommunication issues that you may face with the local taxi drivers regarding your destination. Relax and enjoy your ride.
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