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Milan to Prato by bus

The journey from Milan to Prato by bus is 143.84 mi and takes 5 hr 13 min. There are 26 connections per day, with the first departure at 7:00 AM and the last at 7:10 PM. It is possible to travel from Milan to Prato by bus for as little as $8.18 or as much as $71.28. The best price for this journey is $8.18.

Lowest Price$8.18
Journey Duration5 hr 13 min
Connection per Day26
Lowest Price$8.18
Highest Price$71.28
First Departure7:00 AM
Last Departure7:10 PM
Distance143.84 mi
DepartureMilan
ArrivalPrato
CarriersRegionale Veloce, DB - IntercityMore

Milan to Prato Bus Times

Departure date
Wednesday, May 22, 2024

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How can I get the cheapest bus tickets to travel from Milan to Prato?

The cheapest bus tickets from Milan to Prato cost $8.18. On average, you can expect to spend around $30.97 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Milan to Prato.
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The prices for bus tickets from Milan to Prato vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. The average bus ticket price is approximately $30.97. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

How long does it take to get from Milan to Prato by bus?

The average journey time is 5 hr 13 min. This is how long it takes to cross the 143.84 mi from Milan to Prato. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Milan to Prato to take longer than 5 hr 13 min. The journey between Milan and Prato runs for about 143.84 mi and usually takes approximately 5 hr 13 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 3 hr 20 min. If you are trying to get from Milan to Prato as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

What time are the departures from Milan to Prato?

The first daily departure from Milan to Prato leaves at 7:00 AM, while the last journey of the day sets out at 7:10 PM. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Milan and Prato. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking. In general, the first departure of the night will leave Milan at 7:00 AM, and the last departure will leave at 7:10 PM. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Milan to Prato can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change.

How many daily journeys are there from Milan to Prato?

If you want to get from Milan to Prato, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 26 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 8 direct journeys between Milan and Prato. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 18 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Milan to Prato. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap bus tickets from Milan to Prato
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Milan to Prato.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Milan to Prato, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Milan to Prato.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Price as departure date approaches

Bus companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $3.07 to $43.74 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 93% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Milan to Prato

The cheapest Milan - Prato bus tickets can be found for as low as $12.22 if you’re lucky, or $20.99 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $27.49.

Find the best day to travel to Prato by bus

When travelling to Prato by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

Frecciarossa, operated by Trenitalia, the national railway company, is a renowned high-speed train service in Italy. FRECCIAROSSA trains, reaching speeds of up to 300 km/h, connect major cities including Rome, Milan, Naples, Florence, and Turin.

Itabus is a bus company that operates in Italy, offering long-distance bus services between major cities and airports. It provides service to Milan, Rome, Bologna, Venice, and other key cities in Italy. Itabus aims to provide affordable and sustainable travel options for passengers, with a focus on reducing carbon emissions and promoting eco-friendly practices.

While not as swift as the high-speed ICE trains, Deutsche Bahn’s InterCity trains boast speeds up to 200km/h, offering spacious carriages and dining options. Operating across numerous German routes, such as Cologne-Hamburg, these trains also extend to international destinations, including Amsterdam and Luxembourg. Some routes even feature double-deck trains.

Ticket types and facilities from Milan to Prato

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by Frecciarossa and DB - Intercity when traveling from Milan to Prato.

Premium

Premium service includes a wider seat, more legroom, and access to additional amenities such as a welcome drink and a choice of newspapers. Coach 4 on the Frecciarossa 1000 train is reserved for the Premium level.
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Standard

Standard is the basic level of service and includes a comfortable seat and access to basic onboard services. Coaches 5-8 are for the Standard level with seats covered in gray eco-leather.
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Executive

Executive is the highest level of service and includes all of the amenities of the Business level, as well as a personal entertainment system, and gourmet meals served by a dedicated onboard chef.
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Business

Business service is designed for business travelers and includes all of the amenities of the Premium level, as well as access to a dedicated Business Lounge and priority boarding. Coaches 2 and 3 of Frecciarossa 1000 are reserved for the Business level of service.
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Second Class

On SBB Intercity trains, in addition to basic amenities for Second Class ticket, there's a Family Zone specially designed to offer comfort for families with children. If you get hungry during the journey, you can enjoy tasty meals in the restaurant carriage.
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First Class

On Deutsche Bahn IC trains, if you have a Flexpreis First Class ticket in addition to the standard second class offerings, you can access Fast Track and DB lounges at some German stations for free and enjoy the complimentary refreshments. Plus, experience a quieter travel environment and savor the view.

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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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On Frecciarossa trains, free WiFi is available. Use their Portale FRECCE service to watch movies, TV, and catch up on news. It also provides travel updates and additional booking options.
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Seek serenity? Frecciarossa offers designated quiet zones for Business Class to ensure a peaceful journey, free from distractions.
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No matter the model – be it ETR 500, ETR 600, ETR 700, or ETR 1000 – every seat comes with its power socket to keep your devices charged.
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On Frecciarossa trains, you won't face any restrictions on the amount of luggage you can bring on board. You can easily stow small bags and items in overhead racks or under your seat, while larger suitcases can be placed in the luggage racks situated in the compartments or close to the exterior doors.
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Special assistance is a call away for those who require it. Dial the toll-free 800 90 60 60 from Italian landlines or the international number +3902323232 from any phone, including from abroad.
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Satiate your hunger at the FrecciaBistrò, stationed at the train's center. Or, for added convenience, order directly to your seat through the Portale FRECCE's EasyBistrò. Premium and Business Class travelers receive complimentary snacks and drinks, while Executive Class passengers delight in gourmet meals curated by chef Carlo Cracc.
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No matter the weather outside, stay comfortably cool with onboard air-conditioning.
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Folding bikes are allowed as hand luggage, while non-folding bikes need to be disassembled and placed in travel cases shown to the conductor or platform staff before boarding, and stowed in a specific part of the train.
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Deutsche Bahn is rolling out free WiFi on their IC trains, with some already offering the service.
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All seats in both classes have power sockets on DB IC trains.
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On IC trains, you can bring any amount of luggage without restrictions. Store small bags either in the overhead racks or beneath your seats. For bigger luggage items, use the racks found in the compartments or close to the exterior doors.
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Deutsche Bahn's Mobility Service provides assistance for boarding, disembarking, and train transfers. Staff are on hand to address questions and ensure a smooth trip.
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On the DB IC trains, there's a restaurant for meals or a bistro for snacks. You can eat at the bistro or in your seat. First Class passengers get free food at their seat. The menu changes but always has local food, including vegetarian and vegan choices.
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Intercity trains have air-conditioned sections.
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For IC trains, a ticket and reservation are required for bicycles, with the reservation cost included. Bikes are typically stored in second class carriages, though your seat may be elsewhere.
Services on board DB - Intercity, Autobus and Itabus from Milan to Prato
Compare services on board when travelling from Milan to Prato by bus.
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Milan to Prato CO2 Emissions by Bus

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16.2kg
Bus
17.36kg
Flight
46.3kg
Car
37.04kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Milan to Prato?
A bus ticket from Milan to Prato is $30.97. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $8.18.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Milan to Prato?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Milan to Prato is $8.18. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Milan and Prato by bus?
Milan to Prato is 143.84 mi.
How long does the bus between Milan and Prato take?
Milan to Prato is on average 5 hr 13 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 3 hr 20 min.
Which companies operate from Milan to Prato?
The bus journey from Milan to Prato is covered by 5 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Regionale Veloce, DB - Intercity, Autobus, Itabus, Frecciarossa and FlixBus.
How many bus connections per day go from Milan to Prato?
Milan to Prato has 26 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Milan to Prato leave?
The earliest bus from Milan to Prato departs at 7:00 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Milan to Prato depart?
The latest bus from Milan to Prato departs at 7:10 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Milan to Prato in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $8.18 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Milan to Prato?
There are on average 8 direct connection(s) from Milan to go to Prato.
What's the fastest journey time between Milan to Prato by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Milan and Prato is 3 hr 20 min.
Is there a direct bus from Milan to Prato?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Milan and Prato.
What are the CO2 emissions for Milan to Prato by bus?
The bus journey from Milan to Prato creates 17.36kg of CO2 emissions.

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