The main departure hall at Milan's main station that sits behind the concourse

How to take a rail journey from Venice/Venezia to Milan/Milano

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Venezia / Venice / Venedig to Milano / Milan / Mailand by train

Now that the first stage of the Venezia to Milano high speed line has opened west of Brescia, the rail service between Venice/Venezia and Milan/Milano is provided by

  1. high speed 'Frecce' trains operated by the national rail company, Trenitalia
  2. high speed Italo trains
  3. EuroCity (EC) trains which be travelling on to Switzerland (these trains don't use the high speed line).

Routes you can take to go from Venezia / Venice / Venedig to Milano / Milan / Mailand

When travelling between most cities by train there is only one logical option, though on other journeys there is a choice between different trains or alternative routes. If different options are available you can use the info to decide which is best for you.

Choose one of the following options:

Route Information

Option 1: taking the Frecce and EC trains
Travel Time (approx)

2hr 25min (Frecce trains); 2hr 37min (EC trains)



Travel Info

Frecce trains:
Mon-Fri 13 x trains per day
Saturday: 11x trains
Sunday: 12 x trains

EC trains:
2 x trains per day

Route Information

Option 2: taking the Italo trains
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