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The Mi­lan metro and sub­ur­ban rail net­work: how to get around the city

ATM - Azienda Tras­porti Mi­lanesi – Lo­cal Pub­lic Trans­port Com­pany - Open daily 7.30am-7.30pm. www.atm.it. T: 02 48607607 (7.30am-7.30pm). Lost and Found on ATM Ve­hi­cles: Mon-Fri 8.30am-4pm. Via Fri­uli, 30. T: 02 88453900.

Or­di­nary ticket (1.50€) Valid for 90 min­utes. Can be used on buses, trams or the metro (one trip only).

Day ticket (4.50€) Valid 24h. Un­lim­ited travel on buses, trams and the metro. Two-day ticket (8.25€) Valid 48h. Un­lim­ited travel on buses, trams and the metro. Check rates for the ex­tra-ur­ban sub­way. Tick­ets to Rho Fierami­lano: 2.50€ (re­turn ticket 5€) Where to buy your ticket: from all au­tho­rized

ticket sell­ers, ATM POINTs (Duomo M1-M3, Cen­trale M2-M3, Cadorna M1-M2, Garibaldi M2-M5, Loreto M1-M2, Ro­molo M2). and au­to­matic ticket ven­dors. Night Ser­vice – Ev­ery night with a net­work of 15 routes run by buses re­plac­ing three metro routes M1, M2 and M3, as well as the most com­monly-used lines. giromi­lano.atm.it

Emer­gency

• EURO­PEAN EMER­GENCY NUM­BER. 112 112 is the unique Euro­pean Emer­gency Num­ber cre­ated to pro­vide all Euro­pean cit­i­zens with a sin­gle num­ber: Am­bu­lance, Fire­fight­ers, Po­lice.

• OPEN PHAR­MA­CIES T: 800 801185 • PASS­PORTS Ques­tura di Mi­lano, via Fatebene­fratelli, 11. T: 02 62261

Taxi

SIN­GLE BOOK­ING NUM­BER T: 02 7777 (con­nect­ing the Taxi park­ing ar­eas) AUTORADIOTAXI T: 02 8585 - www.028585.it RA­DIO TAXI T: 02 6969 - www.yel­low­taxi.it ETAXY T: 02 5353 - www.etaxi.it TAXI BLU T: 02 4040 - tax­i­blu.it Taxi fixed fares: Malpensa Air­port – Mi­lan (any lo­ca­tion): € 95 Malpensa Air­port – Fiera Mi­lano (Rho): € 65 Malpensa Air­port – Li­nate Air­port: € 105 Li­nate Air­port – Fiera Mi­lano (Rho): € 55

Trains

FERROVIE DELLO STATO  Tren­i­talia Rail­way Com­pany - Info T: 892021. www.tren­i­talia.com Mi­lan of­fers fast-track ac­cess to ma­jor cities across Italy thanks to its high-speed trains. • Turin: 55 min • Bologna: 1 hour • Florence: 1 hour 40 min • Venice: 2 hours 35 min • Rome: 2 hours 55 min • Naples: 4 hours 15 min ITALO  Info T: 060708. Italo As­sis­tance T: 892020. www.italotreno.it

TRENORD  Mi­lano Lom­bardy Rail­way Info T: 02 72494949. Mon-Sun 7am-9pm. From Mi­lano/Cadorna to Volan­dia Mu­seum, via Malpensa Express in 30’. www.trenord.it

Air­ports

MI­LANO MALPENSA MXP  (45 km from the cen­tre of Mi­lan - A8 di­rec­tion Varese). Flight and bus info T: 02 232323. www.sea-aero­por­tim­i­lano.it • How to reach Malpensa by train The Malpensa Express ser­vice links the city with Malpensa Air­port (Terminal 1 and Terminal 2) with 146 trains a day, be­tween 4.27am and 0.26am. www.malpen­saex­press.it From Stazione Cen­trale FS > plat­form 3, travel time 50 min., ticket 13 eu­ros. From Porta Garibaldi FS > plat­form 13, travel time 50 min., ticket 13 eu­ros. From Cadorna FN > plat­form 1, travel time 50 min., ticket 13 eu­ros. • How to reach Malpensa by bus The Malpensa Shut­tle con­nects each 20 min­utes the Stazione Cen­trale with Malpensa Air­port, from 3.45am un­til 0.15am (de­par­ture: out of the sta­tion turn right in IV Novem­bre square corner with Via G.B. Sam­mar­tini). Travel time 50 min.; ticket 10 eu­ros, re­turn 16 eu­ros (Malpensa to Li­nate: 12 eu­ros, re­turn 26 eu­ros). www.malpen­sashut­tle.com MI­LANO LI­NATE LIN - (6 km from the cen­tre of Mi­lan). Flight in­for­ma­tion 24h-24h T: 02 232323 (call cen­ter). www.sea-aero­por­tim­i­lano.it • How to reach Li­nate by bus From Stazione Cen­trale FS, pi­azza Luigi di Savoia (M2-M3 Cen­trale FS), travel time 30 min., ticket 5 eu­ros. www.atm.it. From via Gon­zaga corner of pi­azza Diaz (M1-M3 Duomo) by ATM 73 Li­nate Express, travel time 30 min., ticket 1.50 euro. www.atm.it ORIO AL SERIO BGY) - (45 km from the cen­tre of Mi­lan – A4 di­rec­tion Berg­amo). Flights and bus info 24h-24h. T: 035 326323. www.orioaero­porto.it. • How to reach Orio al Serio by bus The Orio Shut­tle con­nects each 20 min­utes the Stazione Cen­trale with Orio al Serio (de­par­ture: pi­azza Luigi di Savoia). Travel time 50 min.; ticket start­ing from 4 eu­ros. www. orioshut­tle.com

Tourist In­for­ma­tion

INFOMILANO  Gal­le­ria Vit­to­rio Emanuele II corner of pi­azza della Scala. T: 02 88455555. Mon-Fri 9am7pm / Sat 9am-6pm; Sun and hol­i­days 10am-6pm.

Spe­cial Tours

CITYSIGHTSEEING MI­LANO HOP ONHOP OFF Hall­mark red dou­ble-decker bus. 7 days a week, all year around. 48 hours: ticket valid for 3 lines, over 40 stops. 10 lan­guage com­men­tary. Prices: Adults (48 hours) € 25 Adults (1 day) € 22 - re­duced € 10. De­par­ture: Foro Bon­a­parte 12, in front of Zani Vi­aggi/ Mi­lan Vis­i­tor Cen­ter (M1 Cairoli). T: 02 867131. You can join the tour from any stop. Tick­ets on board, in ho­tels and au­tho­rized agen­cies or on in­ter­net. A Line: Castello, Ce­na­colo, Sant'Am­bro­gio, Nav­igli, Univer­sità Statale, Duomo, La Scala, Arena. B Line: Castello, Triennale, Corso Como, Stazione Cen­trale, Buenos Aires, San Ba­bila, Br­era. C Line: Castello, Garibaldi, Mon­u­men­tale, Fierami­lanoc­ity, Sta­dio San Siro, Parco Sempione.

Combo tick­ets for top Mi­lan at­trac­tions can be pur­chased on board at spe­cial prices. www.mi­lano.city-sight­see­ing.it Map E4

LOOKALS  ITAL­IAN TOURS The new plat­form where trav­el­ers can choose among the best se­lec­tion of tours and ac­tiv­i­ties in Italy cre­ated by lo­cals and tour guides can pro­mote and sell their own itin­er­ar­ies, get­ting in touch with thou­sands of trav­el­ers from all over the world. www.lookals.com.

MI­LAN OPEN TOUR  Two tours and more than 37 stops to dis­cover Mi­lan on board mod­ern dou­bledecker buses. A Hop On Hop Off tourist ser­vice (the main de­par­ture point is Pi­azza Castello 26).

Line 1 "City Cen­ter": Castello, Ce­na­colo, Museo Scienza e Tec­nolo­gia, Nav­igli, Duomo, La Scala, Stazione Cen­trale, Gae Au­lenti. Line 2 "Sport­ing": Triennale, Fiera Mi­lano City, Casa Mi­lan, Ip­po­dromo, Sta­dio San Siro. Prices: Adults 22€ (2 con­sec­u­tive days 25€); Child (5 -15 years), 9.50€; 0-4 years free; Fam­ily: from 60€. On board: au­dio­gu­ide ser­vice (10 lan­guages), com­men­tary for kids in 3 lan­guages, free Wi Fi, USB charger, dis­abled ac­cess, GPS lo­ca­tor - re­al­time map to find bus po­si­tion on­line. Tick­ets on­board, on­line at www.mi­lanopen­tour.com, at Mi­lan Open Tour Of­fice by Frige­rio Vi­aggi (via De Ami­cis, 57 - M2 S. Am­bro­gio. T: +39 02 83123903), and through over 800 of­fi­cial re­sellers in Italy. www.mi­lanopen­tour.com. Map E3

SEG­WAY  The trendi­est, most en­vi­ron­men­tally friendly ways to visit the city. It of­fers a wide range of ser­vices in­clud­ing: walk­ing and bike tours (Group and Pri­vate), Seg­way tours and a bike and Seg­way rental ser­vice. English and French lan­guages or au­dio-guide in­cluded. Reser­va­tions rec­om­mended T: +39 340 1220904 and T: +39 339 1228195 (7 days a week) – info@ seg­way­tour­mi­lan.com. Via Rovello 1/N02 corner of via San To­maso (side of via Dante). M1 Cairoli. www.seg­way­tour­mi­lan.com www.mi­lanci­ty­tour.it. Map E4

In­ter­preters

STU­DIO BER­NITZ  carey.ber­nitz@gmail.com T: 02 26410024/335 6348682. LAN­GUAGE CON­SULT­ING  www.lcc.it Via Lan­zone, 6. T: 02 8057846/864156.

Bike Shar­ing

BIKEMI – A pub­lic bi­cy­cle trans­port sys­tem. The ser­vice runs 365 days a year, from 7 am to 1 am, with tra­di­tional and elec­tric bi­cy­cles. Max­i­mum con­sec­u­tive use is 2 hours. Tem­po­rary sub­scrip­tions > daily: 4,50 eu­ros; weekly: 9 eu­ros; an­nual: 36 eu­ros. Credit cards only. Price: first 30 min. free of charge, then 0.50 eu­ros ev­ery 30 min. In­fo­line ATM T: 02 48607607. www.bikemi.com MOBIKE – A new bike-shar­ing model in­tro­duced in Mi­lan at the end of sum­mer. The ‘free float­ing’ sys­tem al­lows you to book a bike via a smart­phone App, iden­tify the po­si­tion of the bike near­est to you and then leave it in any au­tho­rized park­ing area in the city. Cost: 1 euro de­posit, and 0.30 eu­ros ev­ery 30 min­utes. For more in­for­ma­tion visit www.mobike.com

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