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Milano-Malpensa is 28 miles (45 km) northwest of Milan. There is a tourist information office in the central rail station. Both Malpensa and Linate airports can be accessed through the
Milan airports' Web site, which offers the following:
Due to the distance to the city, a taxi is very expensive. The fare to the center can be up to 110,000 lira ($60). The travel time will be around 40 to 80 minutes.
The shuttle train, Malpensa Express, runs between Terminal 1 and Milan Cadorna Station. The 40-minute trip makes intermediate stops at Milan Bovisa Politecnico and Saronno. Trains run every 30 minutes throughout the day.
There is regular bus service from Malpensa to Porta Garibaldi Station and Stazione Centrale (central rail station). From the central station it is easy to get a taxi to your final destination. The buses run about every 1/2 hour from 6 A.M. to midnight. The fare to the central station is around 13,000 lira ($8) and the travel time will be about 1 hour.
Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, and Maggiore are at the airport. Some have offices at the central rail station.
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Adapted from How to Get Out of the Airport