Traveling on a train from Cinque Terre to Milan is a great way to get from Liguria to Lombardy when you are visiting Italy.
Trains depart from the five towns in Cinque Terre and arrive at Milano Centrale train station. Some trains require changes en route.
Trains depart up to twice an hour throughout the day. Rail services are operated by Trenitalia on fast Frecciargento and Frecciabianca trains, regular InterCity trains, and slower Regional trains.
The journey time on trains from Cinque Terre to Milan ranges from 3 hours and 19 minutes to 5 hours and 29 minutes. Direct trains take 4 hours, and are not always the fastest services.
The cost of a train ticket from Cinque Terre to Milan varies depending on what kind of train or trains you take and how far in advance you buy them. Single ticket fares range from 18.35 euros to 34.55 euros for second class, and 33.90 euros to 46.55 euros in first class. Discounts on Frecciargento, Frecciabianca, and InterCity trains can be found if you book online at least 7 days before you travel.