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Traveling from Milan to Alessandria by train

Looking to travel from Milan to Alessandria by train? You've come to the right place!

On average, it takes around 2 hours 18 minutes to travel from Milan to Alessandria by train, the fastest services can get you there in as little as 1 hour 21 minutes though. You'll usually find 47 trains per day running along the 77 km route between these two destinations. Once you're onboard, you can sit back and relax, as you won't need to make any changes on your way to Alessandria. You'll probably be traveling with Trenitalia train to get to Alessandria, as they are the main operators of services on this route.

Plan your trip ahead of time and book early if you want to snap up the cheapest fares. Tickets from Milan to Alessandria start from $4.16 when you book in advance, so start a search in our Journey Planner to view the latest prices.

If you're feeling ready to book, start looking for cheap train tickets with us today. Keep reading for more information on the journey to Alessandria by train, including our train schedule where you can view first and last train times.

Milan to Alessandria by train

It takes an average of 2h 18m to travel from Milan to Alessandria by train, over a distance of around 48 miles (77 km). There are normally 47 trains per day traveling from Milan to Alessandria and tickets for this journey start from $4.16 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 1h 21m
PriceFrom $4.16
Distance48 miles (77 km)
Frequency47 trains per day
First train00:38
Last train23:28
Departure stationMilan
Arrival stationAlessandria
ChangesDirect trains available
Train and bus operatorsTrenitalia, Flixbus, Trenord

Milan to Alessandria train times

Check out the next trains departing from Milan to Alessandria for Tuesday Oct 18th 2022. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
12:38 14:21 1h 43m, 1 change
12:38 14:05 1h 27m, 2 changes
12:49 14:32 1h 43m, 1 change
13:10 15:14 2h 4m, 2 changes
13:15 15:14 1h 59m, 1 change
13:38 15:21 1h 43m, 1 change
13:49 15:21 1h 32m, 2 changes
14:38 16:21 1h 43m, 1 change
14:38 16:05 1h 27m, 2 changes
14:49 16:21 1h 32m, 2 changes

Trenitalia trains from Milan to Alessandria

You can travel from Milan to Alessandria on Trenitalia trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

Trenitalia is the national railway company of Italy, with a fleet including high-speed trains (Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca), Intercity and Intercity night trains and regional trains. Trenitalia offers discounts and special promotions on selected routes, two types of discounted tickets for young people under 30 and people over 60.

Cheap train tickets from Milan to Alessandria

The price of train tickets from Milan to Alessandria starts at $4.16 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Milan to Alessandria by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Milan to Alessandria

Want to know more about your journey from Milan to Alessandria? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Milan to Alessandria take?

The average journey time by train between Milan and Alessandria is 2 hours and 18 minutes, with around 47 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Milan and Alessandria by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Milan to Alessandria is 1 hour and 21 minutes.

How much does the train from Milan to Alessandria cost?

Train tickets from Milan to Alessandria can start from as little as $4.16 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Milan to Alessandria?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Milan to Alessandria without having to change trains. There are 5 direct trains from Milan to Alessandria each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Milan to Alessandria leave?

The first train from Milan to Alessandria leaves at 00:38. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Milan to Alessandria leave?

The last train from Milan to Alessandria leaves at 23:28. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Milan and Alessandria by train?

Trains travelling from Milan to Alessandria cover a distance of around 48 miles (77 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Alessandria to Milan.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Milan to Alessandria for a typical week day using timetable data for 10/18/2022. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 06/05/2022 for travel on 06/05/2022 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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