The international airport of Malpensa, which falls in the province of Varese, is the main airport in Lombardy and the main destination to reach the city of Milan and beyond. From the Milan-Malpensa airport, in fact, there are rapid connections with the main Lombard locations such as Bergamo, Turin and Venice. The intercontinental airport of Malpensa is served by the major airlines of the World (Alitalia, EasyJet, Blue Panorama Airlines, Ryanair, Emirates) and is about 100 km from the city of Bergamo. From Malpensa airport to reach the city of Bergamo by car, take the SS 336 state road to the Varese exit. Continue on the A8 motorway (towards Milan), until the Bergamo exit of the A4 motorway (in the direction of Venice).
It is advisable to book a rental service with driver (NCC) or TAXI in advance. A professional, licensed for public transport, will pick you up at the airport arrivals hall and take you to your destination. Using a private transfer is definitely the most comfortable and safe solution that will save you time and effort, especially if you travel with lots of luggage, in a group with friends or with your family; in this way, in fact, you will arrive loads and rested to enjoy your holiday in the wonderful city of Bergamo. The cost of the route, depending on the category of the vehicle, luggage and the number of passengers can vary from € 110 to € 200 (per person): you can reach Bergamo in about 80 minutes. The rental service with driver is the choice in any case recommended for groups of friends / family (four or more people), who want to comfortably (and quickly) reach the city of Bergamo directly from Malpensa airport. In fact, special rates are provided for mini-groups of people. For more information, see the Bravodriver.com website.
From the Malpensa airport it is possible to reach the center of Bergamo with various alternative solutions. The fastest and most comfortable connection is the Bravodriver.com driver-hire service (NCC), which will pick you up directly from the arrivals area and take you to your destination. Alternatively, it is possible to reach Bergamo from the Malpensa airport with several bus companies (reaching the city of Milan beforehand), or by train directly from the T1 railway terminal (underground level of the airport).
From Malpensa airport there is no direct connection by bus to the city of Bergamo. In order to reach the Bergamo area from the Milan-Malpensa airport it is in fact necessary to reach the central station of Milan and then continue with a car of the various private transport companies that make the connection between Milan and Bergamo. Travel time is estimated at over 130 minutes.
From the Malpensa "arrivals" terminal a taxi service is available to reach the city of Bergamo. The cost of the ride is subject to metering. Journey time is approximately 80 minutes (excluding peak hours).
From the underground level of the Malpensa airport there are numerous fast connections with the main national locations. The railway connection between Malpensa and the city of Bergamo (with change in Milan) is managed by Trenitalia . Journey time about 120 minutes, to cover a distance greater than 80 km. The first train from Malpensa Airport T1 to Bergamo is scheduled at 05:43, the last one, at 21:56.