Milano has four underground lines: M1 Rossa (Red), M2 Verde (Green), M3 Gialla (Yellow) and M5 Lilla (Purple) connecting the city to the suburbs. Besides the underground, the Passante Ferroviario (suburban trains) connects Milano to the province, to other cities in Lombardy and outside the region.
The public transport in Milano is managed by Azienda Trasporti Milanesi - ATM.
Call center ATM +39 02 48607607 Mon-Sat. 07.30 a.m. - 07.30 p.m.
ATM POINT offices are located inside the following underground stations:
M1 M3 Duomo Mon - Sat 07.45 a.m. - 08.00 p.m. Sun 10.15 a.m. - 01.15 p.m.
M2 M3 Centrale Mon - Sat 07.45 a.m. - 08.00 p.m. Sun 10.15 a.m. - 01.15 p.m.
M1 M2 Cadorna Mon - Sat 07.45 a.m. - 08.00 p.m. Sun 10.15 a.m. - 01.15 p.m.
M1 M2 Loreto Mon - Sat 07.45 a.m. - 08.00 p.m.
M2 Romolo Mon - Sat 07.45 a.m. - 08.00 p.m.
M2 M5 Garibaldi Mon - Sat 07.45 a.m. - 08.00 p.m.
The service on underground lines M1, M2 and M3 starts around 05.30 a.m. and ends around 12.30 a.m.; the M5 starts at 05.40 a.m. and stops at midnight.
At night our night bus services and underground replacement bus services are in operation.
Download your underground map here.
According to each line, trams are in operation approximately from about 04.30 a.m. to 02.30 a.m. and buses from about 05.30 a.m. to 01.45 a.m.. Info here.
On some lines you can still find the historic trams from the 20s operating, adding a certain retro flair.
Lines 90 and 91 (external ring-road, 40 km) are operating 24/7.
Children under 14 travel free of charge.
There are several types of tickets:
- Single ticket, valid 90 minutes € 2,00
- 24-hour pass € 7,00
- Pass for 3 consecutive days € 12,00
- 10-ticket pass: it cannot be used by more than one people at a time € 18,00
The ticket can be used with no limitation on buses, trams, underground lines and on the urban tracks of the suburban trains (Passante Ferroviario); it must be validated at the beginning of the journey and at any transportation change.
- All authorized sellers: bars, newspaper stands and tobacco shops (located inside the underground stations and overground) and automatic counters inside the underground stations.
- ATM MILANO OFFICIAL APP: App for smartphones allowing to buy and validate tickets directly from the App.
- Via SMS. Service available only for mobile phones with an Italian sim card.
Inside underground stations and on buses nr 56, 70 and 73 it is possible to travel by paying directly with a contactless card belonging to certain circuits. Info here.
Integrated ticket for 1, 2, 3 or 7 days to travel at affordable costs on all public transport in Milan and all over Lombardy, included ferries serving the Lakes' areas. Purchase possible in all train stations.