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Milan Central Station to Ancona by train

It takes an average of 3h 28m to travel from Milan Central Station to Ancona by train, over a distance of around 248 miles (399 km). There are normally 26 trains per day travelling from Milan Central Station to Ancona and tickets for this journey start from €10.90 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 2h 56m
Price€10.90 - €168.90
Distance248 miles (399 km)
Frequency26 trains per day
Departure stationMilan Central Station
Arrival stationAncona
ChangesDirect trains available
Train and bus operators

Milan Central Station to Ancona train times

Check out the next trains departing from Milan Central Station to Ancona for Saturday 11th Jul 2020. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesTrainDuration
11:05 Milano Centrale14:35 Ancona stazioneFrecciargento 8865 Trenitalia Get tickets3h 30m, direct
11:10 Milano Centrale14:35 Ancona stazioneFrecciarossa 9531 Trenitalia Get tickets3h 25m, 1 change
12:05 Milano Centrale15:31 Ancona stazioneFrecciargento 8889 Trenitalia Get tickets3h 26m, direct
12:10 Milano Centrale15:31 Ancona stazioneFrecciarossa 9535 Trenitalia Get tickets3h 21m, 1 change
12:35 Milano Centrale16:35 Ancona stazioneFrecciabianca 8869 Trenitalia Get tickets4h 00m, direct
13:10 Milano Centrale16:35 Ancona stazioneFrecciarossa 9539 Trenitalia Get tickets3h 25m, 1 change
14:05 Milano Centrale17:34 Ancona stazioneFrecciargento 8813 Trenitalia Get tickets3h 29m, direct
14:10 Milano Centrale17:34 Ancona stazioneFrecciarossa 9543 Trenitalia Get tickets3h 24m, 1 change
15:10 Milano Centrale18:31 Ancona stazioneFrecciarossa 9547 Trenitalia Get tickets3h 21m, 1 change
15:35 Milano Centrale18:47 Ancona stazioneFrecciarossa 9809 Trenitalia Get tickets3h 12m, direct

Frecciarossa, Trenitalia, Frecciabianca and Intercity trains from Milan Central Station to Ancona

You can travel from Milan Central Station to Ancona on Frecciarossa, Trenitalia, Frecciabianca and Intercity 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.

Frecciarossa trains are Trenitalia's flagship high-speed trains capable of reaching speeds of up to 186 mph (300 km/h). The "red arrow" trains are distinguished by their comfort, their ultra-modern design and their reduced impact on the environment. All Frecciarossa trains are equipped with a food carriage, a free WiFi connection and four levels of service – Standard, Premium (with drinks and welcome snacks served on arrival, as well as a morning newspaper), Business (with drinks and snacks, morning newspaper and larger seats) and Executive (with Fast Track, access to FrecciaClub lounges in train selected stations, and gourmet meals served to your seat).

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.

Frecciabianca trains operate outside Trenitalia high-speed lines. Offering more than 40 daily routes, they're capable of reaching a maximum speed of 125 mph (200 km/h). Frecciabianca trains connect the centres of northern and southern Italy, running along the Adriatic and Tyrrhenian coasts. All Frecciabianca trains have power sockets and large reclining seats, as well as ample space for luggage. There are two classes of service – First Class and Second Class. In First Class, customers can look forward to a welcome service with snacks and drinks and a morning newspaper.

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Trenitalia's Intercity trains run on standard lines outside the high-speed network, offering more than 90 trains a day that guarantee long and medium distance connections, ensuring wide coverage of the rail network. All Intercity trains are modern and comfortable with plenty of seats, retractable tables, power sockets, air conditioning, courtesy lights and plenty of luggage space. Intercity Night trains allow you to travel overnight in cabins with beds, berths or seating.

Cheap train tickets from Milan Central Station to Ancona

Train tickets from Milan Central Station to Ancona start at €10.90 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around €60.94.
lowest price found
from10.90
4 weeksin advance
avg. single price56.07
2 weeksin advance
avg. single price58.65
on the day
avg. single price60.94

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 Central Station to Ancona 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 guide to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap 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.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Milan Central Station to Ancona? 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 Central Station to Ancona take?

The average journey time by train between Milan Central Station and Ancona is 3 hours and 28 minutes, with around 26 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 Central Station and Ancona by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Milan Central Station to Ancona is 2 hours and 56 minutes.

How much does the train from Milan Central Station to Ancona cost?

Train tickets from Milan Central Station to Ancona can start from as little as €10.90 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 Central Station to Ancona?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Milan Central Station to Ancona without having to change trains. There are 13 direct trains from Milan Central Station to Ancona. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Milan Central Station to Ancona leave?

The first train from Milan Central Station to Ancona leaves at 05:00. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Milan Central Station to Ancona leave?

The last train from Milan Central Station to Ancona leaves at 20:50. 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 Central Station and Ancona by train?

Trains travelling from Milan Central Station to Ancona cover a distance of around 248 miles (399 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Ancona to Milan Central Station.
Average savings on fares booked prior to day of travel vs full price fares on day of travel in Italy. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.
 / Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Milan Central Station to Ancona for a typical week day using timetable data for 11/07/2020. 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 06/07/2020 for travel on 18/04/2020 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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