Bergamo Airport – Orio al Serio

Bergamo Airport – Orio al Serio

Bergamo Airport (BGY), officially called Orio Al Serio Airport, as it is located in the municipal territory of Orio al Serio, is the main low-cost airline airport for the Milan area.

As it is located 30 miles (45 km) away from the city centre it is practically as far away as Milan’s major international airport, Malpensa Airport.

Orio Al Serio Airport is growing thanks to low cost airlines like Ryanair and EasyJet and in 2015 it had over 10 million passengers arriving or departing from its terminals.

How to get to Milan from Bergamo Airport

There are various ways to get to Milan from Bergamo Airport:

Autostradale – Terravision Bus

The Terravision buses are the cheapest way to get from Bergamo Airport to Milan (Milano Centrale Railway Station – Piazza Luigi Savoia). The price of a single ticket is 5 or 9 if you purchase the return ticket.

The Terravision buses run from 4 am until 1 am and depart every 20 – 30 minutes. From Milan, the buses run from 2:15 am until 10:10 pm. The journey takes 1 hour.

We recommend booking your tickets in advance on their webpage and make the most of their online discounts:

Orio Shuttle

Orio Shuttle also connects Bergamo Airport and Milano Centrale. It runs every 30 minutes between 3 am and 12 am (midnight). The price of a single ticket is from 4 € upwards, depending on the day you get the ticket. We recommend booking a ticket in advance on their official webpage.

Train

Bergamo Airport doesn’t have a railway station. However, visitors can take a bus to Bergamo train station and from there take a train to Milan. Although this is the most complicated way of getting to the city centre, if you do it on the way back, you can even stop at Bergamo to see the town before flying home (it all depends on how large your suitcase is and if you feel like carrying it around for a whole day).  

Transfer service

The most comfortable and hassle-free way of getting to your hotel in Milan is to book a private airport transfer service from Bergamo Airport to Milan city centre. A chauffeur will be waiting for you at the terminal and will take you directly to your hotel. If you want to avoid being swindled and misunderstood, you can book a transfer online on Introducing Milan. The private airport transfer service costs €100.

Taxi

A taxi from Bergamo Airport to Milan city centre is over 100 euros. It will take you 50 minutes to get to Milan.