Orio al Serio
Orio is a smaller international airport near Bergamo
, some 50 kms East of Milan. It has become the biggest Italian hub for low cost
flights. Its formal name is "Il Caravaggio", after the famous 16th-century painter from the area.
There are bus services
from and to Milan. The average fare is around 9 Euros.
runs between the Orio airport and Stazione Centrale, Milan's
main railway station. For information, call [+39] 035 318472 (Bergamo) or [+39] 02 33910794 (Milan).
A similar service is offered by the Orio Shuttle
. For information, call [+39] 035 319366 or [+39] 035 330706.
The most recent and cheapest
connection between the Orio airport and Milan Central Station is offered by TerraVision
. It's 5 Euros
one way, and 9 for return tickets; children less than five years old travel free.
Buses by Locatelli Air Pullmann
, the same company that runs the Orio Shuttle, connect the Orio airport with FieraMilano
, the town's biggest fairground.
You can also take a local bus between the Bergamo airport and the Bergamo railway station: trains
between Bergamo and Milan (Euro 5.30) are frequent, though sometimes shabby.