Like in London, subway tickets must now be validated when leaving stations. .:.The new rule is enforced gradually. It does not apply always or everywhere yet. .:.Keep your ticket at hand anyway, as you are increasingly likely to be stuck in the station, if you can't prove you bought a regular ticket.Milan boasts long experience
of public transport: its first street cars date back to 1841. Today,
the wide assortment of trams, buses, trolley-buses and the three lines
of the subway makes it easy to get to almost every corner of town.
Milano City, for instance, is on the red subway line 1 (direction
Rho Fiera, Amendola Fiera stop).
Euro 1.50 from September 1, 2011)
are not on sale on vehicles: you can buy them at most newsstands and
in some bars, or from ticket vending machines in subway stations. You can use a ticket for
many trams and buses as you like, but only once on the subway. .:. Tickets to reach some suburban subway stations (Rho and Rho Fiera, Sesto San Giovanni, the two stops for Milanofiori Assago, the three ones in Cologno, and towards Gessate beyond Cascina Gobba) are more expensive.
.:.Special daily (24 hours, Euro
4.50) and two-day tickets (48 hours, Euro
8.25) are on
sale at subway newsstands. Prices of all types of tickets are on the ATM official website.
transport information is available from the ATM office
in the Duomo subway station (Mon through Sat 7:45am-8:15pm), at the
phone (Toll Free 800-808181, every day 7:30am-7:30pm) or at the ATM official website.
.:. To get information on the Passante,
in operation since December 1997, click here.
.:. Milan's white TAXIs
can be called by phone dialing 02 4040 or 02 8585.
Another option is to go to a taxi rank (a list is here). The wave-down system doesn't
work too well, especially when international fairs are in progress
and all the towns 4,500 cabs seem to be busy.
MILAN CITY TOURS
Double-deckers? The San Siro stadium?
The Last Supper?
You can reserve a bus or a specialized tour through our partner Viator.
CiaoMilano is conceived and edited by KIWI, Milano .:.Monica Levy, who created this website, is no longer with us. Her smile is behind this word.