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Milan to Ancona by train

The journey from Milan to Ancona by train is 249.05 mi and takes 4 hr 29 min. There are 40 connections per day, with the first departure at 5:10 AM and the last at 9:15 PM. It is possible to travel from Milan to Ancona by train for as little as $21.45 or as much as $173.45. The best price for this journey is $21.45.

Lowest Price$21.45
Journey Duration4 hr 29 min
Connection per Day40
Lowest Price$21.45
Highest Price$173.45
First Departure5:10 AM
Last Departure9:15 PM
Distance249.05 mi
DepartureMilan
ArrivalAncona
CarriersDB - Intercity, Regionale VeloceMore

Milan to Ancona Train Times

Departure date
Thursday, Apr 18, 2024

Travel by train from Milan to Ancona

The average journey from Milan to Ancona takes on average 4 hr 29 min. Around 40 trains depart a day from Milan to Ancona. The average price is $52.44, and the lowest ticket pricing starts at around $21.45.

If you travel from Milan to Ancona by train you will leave from Milano Centrale station, which is located in the northern part of the city. 

Transportation is provided by the Trenitalia train company and there are several possible trains to take:

  • Frecciarossa and Frecciargento: the fastest and most expensive trains, often the Frecciarossa directly connects the cities of Milan and Ancona.
  • Regional Train: the slowest train, expected changes to other trains.
    Regional Fast Train: is a faster alternative to Regional Train, for the same price changes to other trains are provided.
  • Intercity: in this train you can select your seat for free. This train can offer direct service between the cities of Milan and Ancona, check availability.
  • Italo: this is the other train company you can cover your trip with. Here your train will arrive at Bologna Centrale station and then you can continue your journey by selecting one of the alternatives listed above. 

Within train types #2 and #3, you will not have WiFi service or a choice of seats. However, we recommend that you select a more comfortable and faster alternative to make your trip enjoyable. 

Inside the Frecciarossa and Frecciargento trains you will have free Wi-Fi, seating and places to store your luggage. From Premium Class, there is an on-board welcome service offering snacks and hot and cold drinks, served at your seat.

As for seats, you can choose from the following alternatives, listed from cheapest to most expensive:

  • Standard Class
  • Premium Class
  • Business Class
  • Executive Class

Transportation can also be provided by the Italo train company.

Inside the Italo train you will have free Wi-Fi, and as for seats, you can choose from the following alternatives, listed from the cheapest to the most expensive:

  • Smart: you will find a snack area, where you will find convenient vending machines to buy espresso coffee, cold drinks and snacks.
  • Prima: the seats are wider and more comfortable, and you can take advantage of Italo's free welcome service with snacks, coffee and drinks, served directly to your seat
  • Club Executive: you have a dedicated entrance to the train, to skip the lines, you can sit in comfortable seats and if you choose the Lounge, you will travel in a reserved environment. Food service is always available to you, items are served directly to your seat. Personal 9" screens available at your seat to enjoy all the exclusive entertainment content of the on-board portal and surf the internet for free.

From Milan to Ancona, the train is one of the best ways to travel. Once you reach Ancona station, you certainly won't run out of things to do or see. We suggest you visit Piazza del Plebiscito, where you can take a walk and enjoy the view of numerous palaces such as the Government Palace, the Civic Tower with the Clock and other magnificent noble palaces. Then visit the Mole Vanvitelliana, which was commissioned by Pope Clement XII to fulfill several functions: in fact, the Mole served as a warehouse for goods arriving from the sea, as a defense structure, and was finally also a Lazaretto, where people arriving from unknown places were kept. If you are passionate about museums and art, don't forget the Pinacoteca Civica Podesti: a small museum which holds wonderful works. 

If you are planning to visit Ancona from Milan by train, let Virail advise you. We compare thousands of train, bus and flight destinations to help you find the best price. Check our convenient price calendar below and find the best prices among all available public transportation between Milan and Ancona.

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

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Milan to Ancona, 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 Ancona.

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

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $12.21 to $37.59 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 68% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Milan to Ancona

The cheapest Milan - Ancona train tickets can be found for as low as $24.46 if you’re lucky, or $30.96 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $33.03.

Find the best day to travel to Ancona by train

When travelling to Ancona by train, 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.

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 Ancona

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

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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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 and Frecciarossa from Milan to Ancona
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Milan to Ancona CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
28.06kg
Bus
30.06kg
Flight
80.16kg
Car
64.13kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Milan to Ancona by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Milan and Ancona are 28.06kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Milan and Ancona? By taking the train between Milan and Ancona you will save 52.1kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 2kg compared to a bus and 36.07kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Milan to Ancona?
A train ticket from Milan to Ancona is $52.44. 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 $21.45.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Milan to Ancona?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Milan to Ancona is $21.45. 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 Ancona by train?
Milan to Ancona is 249.05 mi.
How long does the train between Milan and Ancona take?
Milan to Ancona is on average 4 hr 29 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 2 hr 56 min.
Which companies operate from Milan to Ancona?
The train journey from Milan to Ancona is covered by 3 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: DB - Intercity, Regionale Veloce, InterCityNotte and Frecciarossa.
How many train connections per day go from Milan to Ancona?
Milan to Ancona has 40 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Milan to Ancona leave?
The earliest train from Milan to Ancona departs at 5:10 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 train from Milan to Ancona depart?
The latest train from Milan to Ancona departs at 9:15 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 Ancona in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $21.45 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 Ancona?
There are on average 16 direct connection(s) from Milan to go to Ancona.
What's the fastest journey time between Milan to Ancona by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Milan and Ancona is 2 hr 56 min.
Is there a direct train from Milan to Ancona?
Yes, there is a direct train between Milan and Ancona.
What are the CO2 emissions for Milan to Ancona by train?
The train journey from Milan to Ancona creates 28.06kg of CO2 emissions.

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