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 or Milano Nord Bovisa.
How many daily connections exist to travel to Milan from Florence by train?
If you want to travel from Florence to Milan by train, there are 207 available connections per day. The main part of these connections, that is to say 133 routes, include one or many changes and the rest, that is to say 74 routes, are direct lines. Thus, selecting a ticket with an indirect line could be more efficient if you want to reach Milan at the last minute especially if there are too few connections even though the trip is longer. Despite that, please take a ticket for a direct line if you do not want any change
When are the frist and last trains from Florence to Milan scheduled?
On average, it takes 3 hours and 14 minutes to get to Milan by train, but you will need 1 hour and 38 minutes with the fastest trains. The first one is available at 08:04, whereas the last one leaves Florence at 20:04.