If you are flexible with your travel dates, always consider that you can buy extremely cheap train tickets if you avoid travelling in the weekends and if you choose to travel during the low season.
For short distances like between Florence and Milan, busses and carpooling are good alternatives to the train, thanks to their low costs. Also, busses have the advantage of getting to the smallest towns where the is no train station.
In which stations can you take the train to Milan and where will you arrive?
The trains to Milan can leave from Firenze Campo Di Marte, Firenze Santa Maria Novella or Firenze Rifredi and arrive at Milano Porta Garibaldi, Milano Rogoredo, Milano Centrale, Milano Nord Bovisa or Milano Porta Venezia.
How many daily connections exist to travel to Milan from Florence by train?
If you need to travel to Milan from Florence please know that there are 72 train connections every day. Please know that there exist 56 direct lines versus 16 routes with at least one change. Therefore, considering choosing a ticket for a direct line seems to be the best option if your priority is to stay in the same train for the whole trip. Yet, choosing a trip including a change is sometimes more efficient although it is longer especially if there are too few connections and if you look for a ticket at the last minute.
When are the frist and last trains from Florence to Milan scheduled?
On average, it takes 2 hours and 40 minutes to get to Milan by train, but you will need 1 hour and 55 minutes with the fastest trains. The first one is available at 08:04, whereas the last one leaves Florence at 22:12.