Thinking about taking the train from Milan Malpensa Airport T1 to Castellanza? We’ve got you covered.
It usually takes around 25 minutes to travel the 8 miles (13 km) from Milan Malpensa Airport T1 to Castellanza by train, although you can get there in as little as 11 minutes on the fastest services. You’ll normally find around 60 trains per day running on this route. You won’t need to worry about making any changes along the way either as direct trains are available.
Train tickets from Milan Malpensa Airport T1 to Castellanza start from £4.55 when you book in advance, which can be cheaper than buying them on the day. Start a search in our Journey Planner to check out the latest prices.
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It takes an average of 25m to travel from Milan Malpensa Airport T1 to Castellanza by train, over a distance of around 8 miles (13 km). There are normally 60 trains per day travelling from Milan Malpensa Airport T1 to Castellanza and tickets for this journey start from £4.55 when you book in advance.
Milan Malpensa Airport T1
8 miles (13 km)
60 trains per day
Direct trains available
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Founded by Trenitalia and FNM (Ferrovie Nord Milano), Trenord run suburban and regional trains in Lombardy and from Lombardy to Ticino, the Italian-speaking region in Switzerland. With Trenord, you can travel between Milan, Bergamo, Como, Varese, Pavia, Brescia, Chiasso, Milan Malpensa Airport and Bergamo Orio al Serio Airport in total comfort. All Trenord trains have First and Second Class and offer special discounts to travellers under 14, over 60 and groups.
Explore Lombardy and its neighbouring regions at an affordable price. You don't need to reserve a seat – just sit back and enjoy the views around you.
You can travel in Trenord's First Class only if you have a First Class ticket. Store your luggage in the dedicated luggage racks, sit back and enjoy your journey.
At the moment, a restaurant service is not available on Trenord trains. However, you can take your own food on board so pick up some snacks at the station before you set off.
Trenord do not offer an entertainment portal on board. However, you can make use of your internet data, as well as charge your devices thanks to the power sockets that are available at your seat.
Passengers with disabilities can:
To request special assistance, passengers will need to call the toll-free number 800210955 (active every day from 08:15 to 19:45) at least 48 hours before departure.
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 Malpensa Airport T1 to Castellanza by booking early.§
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.
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!
For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.
The average journey time by train between Milan Malpensa Airport T1 and Castellanza is 25 minutes, with around 60 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.
The fastest journey time by train from Milan Malpensa Airport T1 to Castellanza is 11 minutes.
Train ticket prices from Milan Malpensa Airport T1 to Castellanza can start from as little as £4.55 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Milan Malpensa Airport T1 to Castellanza without having to change trains. There are 21 direct trains from Milan Malpensa Airport T1 to Castellanza each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
The first train from Milan Malpensa Airport T1 to Castellanza leaves at 00:26. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Milan Malpensa Airport T1 to Castellanza leaves at 23:26. 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.
Trains travelling from Milan Malpensa Airport T1 to Castellanza cover a distance of around 8 miles (13 km) during the journey.
If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Castellanza to Milan Malpensa Airport T1.