Get all the latest travel info you need.

Trenitalia
Italo

The best prices from hundreds of train and bus companies

Join millions of people who use us every day

Travel to thousands of destinations in 45 countries

Taking the train from Milan to Trento

Natural treasures await you as you travel by train from Milan to Trento. Go from shopping in the high-end fashion districts of Milan to taking in the gorgeous views of the Pale Mountains in under two and a half hours. That's so much easier and stress-free than driving to Trento. Relax and enjoy the amazing landscapes passing by, including rare natural beauties such as the Alps, white waterfalls, Segonzano pyramids, and the Non Valley.

With only one change in Verona along the way, you can easily make your transition from shopper to tourist or ice skier in no time. The high-speed Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Italo trains come with free WiFi, allowing you to connect to the onboard entertainment portals to surf the web, read news from around the world, and even listen to music during your journey.

Once you get off at Trento station, which is right in the city centre, you'll find the largest castle complex in Trento, Castello del Buoconsiglio, built in the 13th century. Don't miss Torre Aquila, which is part of the castle and has some of the most beautiful frescoes in the area. Ready to book? Read on for train times, ticket prices, and FAQs about the train journey from Milan to Trento.

Milan to Trento by train

It takes an average of 3h 46m to travel from Milan to Trento by train, over a distance of around 102 miles (164 km). There are normally 20 trains per day travelling from Milan to Trento and tickets for this journey start from $23.48 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 3h 7m
PriceFrom $23.48
Distance102 miles (164 km)
Frequency20 trains per day
Departure stationMilan
Arrival stationTrento
Changes1 change
Train and bus operatorsFlixbus

Milan to Trento train times

Check out the next trains departing from Milan to Trento for Tuesday May 18th 2021. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
11:25 03:30 4h 5m, 1 change
00:25 03:52 3h 27m, 1 change
00:25 03:52 3h 27m, 1 change
01:25 04:57 3h 32m, 1 change
01:45 05:30 3h 45m, 1 change
02:25 05:52 3h 27m, 1 change
02:25 05:52 3h 27m, 1 change
03:25 07:30 4h 5m, 1 change
04:45 07:52 3h 7m, 1 change
05:45 09:15 3h 30m, 1 change

Cheap train tickets from Milan to Trento

The price of train tickets from Milan to Trento starts at $23.48 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 Trento 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 Trento

Want to know more about your journey from Milan to Trento? 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 Trento take?

The average journey time by train between Milan and Trento is 3 hours and 46 minutes, with around 20 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 Trento by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Milan to Trento is 3 hours and 7 minutes.

How much does the train from Milan to Trento cost?

Train tickets from Milan to Trento can start from as little as $23.48 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 Trento?

No, there are no direct train services from Milan to Trento. Travelling from Milan to Trento by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

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

The first train from Milan to Trento leaves at 11:25. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

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

The last train from Milan to Trento leaves at 10:45. 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 Trento by train?

Trains travelling from Milan to Trento cover a distance of around 102 miles (164 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Trento to Milan.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Milan to Trento for a typical week day using timetable data for 05/18/2021. 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 06/07/2021 for travel on 06/07/2021 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

Europe’s leading train and coach app

We help customers across Europe make more than 172,000 smarter journeys every day.