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Paris to Milan Train Tickets E‑TICKET

Paris to Milan Train Tickets

Make the fashion capital of Italy the next stop on your tour of elegant Europe by traveling from Paris to Milan by train! Every evening at 7:10pm, a single Thello high-speed train leaves Paris Gare de Lyon and travels non-stop overnight, arriving at Milan Centrale the following morning at 6:00am. These comfortable, highly-accommodating “hotels on wheels” have no traditional seating layout. Instead, you have a choice of accommodation which can be reserved in advance, ranging from 1- to 3-bed cabins to 4- or 6-berth (bed) couchette compartments. So get that much-needed shuteye and let Thello do the rest!

Milan is an international mecca for the arts, entertainment, finance, and of course, fashion design. You’ll feel runway-ready browsing Milan’s upscale boutique shops and fully engaged exploring its many famous landmarks. The historic Santa Maria delle Grazie church, Piazza del Duomo square, Sforza Castle and Via Monte Napoleone shopping district are just a few must-see Milan attractions to include during your visit.

Since Venice is made up of over 100 small islands, there are no roads - only easy-flowing canals. At the center is the Grand Canal, the city’s main thoroughfare. During your stay, be sure to visit the Piazza San Marco square, Rialto Bridge and Doge’s Palace!

Purchase your Thello e-ticket right here. Once you’ve placed your order with us, you will receive your purchase confirmation complete with a PNR identification number (“XXXXXX”) by email. Just show this ID number at the station when boarding and you’ll be set to travel overnight from Paris to Milan by train!

Journey details

Each day, one Thello train departs at 7:10pm to travel overnight from Paris to Milan

Travel time
10 hours and 50 minutes non-stop

Train stations
Paris Gare de Lyon and Milan Centrale

Train features
Trenitalia Thello high-speed night trains, reaching a maximum speed of 200km/h

Thello E-ticket fares and conditions

Thello e-tickets are ideal for travelers who want to make an overnight journey from Paris to Milan by train. Tickets include a reservation for a specified sleeper/berth. To travel in beds or couchettes on night trains, passengers are required to travel with a valid ID card or passport.
  • Thello E-ticket Flexi Fare (Base)
    100% refundable up to 1 day before departure. Not refundable as from 1 day before departure date (policy is subject to changes).
  • Thello E-ticket GO Fare (Economy)
    50% refundable up to 1 day before departure. Not refundable as from 1 day before departure date (policy is subject to changes).
  • Thello E-ticket SMART Fare (Super Economy)
    Not refundable before or after departure. Available in limited numbers.

Thello E-ticket discounts

  • Child discount
    Children between 4 and 14 years old receive a discount on the adult fare in Base Fare only. Children under 4 years old travel for free, provided they share the accompanying adult’s bed or couchette.

Thello night train comfort classes

  • Cabins (1-3 beds)
    Suited for 1 to 3 persons. Individual beds are grouped in designated female passenger and male passenger cabins. Each cabin has 1, 2 or 3 beds, a wash basin with towels and a power outlet. Beds are 180 x 80 cm in size and come fitted with sheets, a covered duvet plus a pillow encased in a cotton pillowcase. A complimentary travelkit containing essential toiletries and a bottle of water are supplied. A welcome drink and breakfast are included in the ticket price.
  • Couchette compartments (4-6 berths)
    Ideal for small groups or friends traveling together. May be purchased as designated female passenger or male passenger compartments. While the 6-berth compartment offers the cheapest option for overnight travel, the 4-berth compartment is perhaps the best solution for the budget-conscious who need more personal space. Couchette compartments have a room temperature control. Each berth comes with a bedding kit and complimentary bottle of water. Separate washrooms and sinks are provided in each railcar.

Thello night train services

  • Air-conditioned and soundproofed cabins
  • Compartment doors equipped with security locks
  • Fold-away beds to allow for regular seating
  • Restaurant car with drink bar
  • Large dedicated storage areas for luggage items
  • Wake-up service
  • Complimentary newspapers and magazines

More info

Seat reservations
Your Thello e-ticket includes travel in a specific sleeper/berth.

E-ticket delivery
To use your Thello e-ticket, simply go directly to the train. Upon boarding, you will need to show the PNR identification number you received by email to the crew as proof of purchase.

Read more about Thello night trains

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