Cheap Flight Deals to Milan

Milan, Italy’s fashion capital and the country’s richest city, has been welcoming fashionistas and shopaholics since decades to flaunt their wealth in style. The country’s most stylish city with its glorious history, rich art and culture, and gastronomic traditions offers plenty of reasons to book cheap flights to Milan and enjoy a vacation here.

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Milan Flight Reservations

Airport

Milan Malpensa Airport

Airport Code

MXP

High Season

April to May

Low Season

November to March

Cheapest Month to Fly

February

Most Expensive Month to Fly

July

Best Time to Fly

April-May & September-October

Cheapest Day to Fly

Tuesday

Most Expensive Day to Fly

Friday

Cheapest Time of Day to Fly

Morning

Most Expensive Time of Day to Fly

Evening

Time Zone

Central European Standard Time (GMT +1)

Must see places in Milan

Piazza del Duomo: Milan’s grandest square Piazza del Duomo is also home to the largest Gothic cathedral in the city. Spend some time at a café soaking up the scene outside. Consider visiting the rooftop terraces of the huge Duomo with its 135 spires and numerous statues to enjoy the amazing city skyline.

Castello Sforzesco: Walking on the walls of the 15th century castle and museum Castello Sforzesco or Sforza Castle is an amazing experience indeed. The castle with its large courtyard resembles more of a fortress. You will find a library and many museums here.

Leonardo da Vinci National Museum of Science and Technology: Milan’s one of most popular historical sites the Leonardo da Vinci National Museum of Science and Technology looks like a Renaissance monastery from outside. A tour of the museum offers a glimpse into the educational and interactive exhibits related to Leonardo da Vinci’s mechanical designs such as those of locomotion, particle physics and aviation.

Milan, popularly called Milano by the natives, is among Italy’s prominent city visited by millions of tourists every year. A hub of finance and business in the country, Milan is ready to amaze the visitors with its rich history and cultural heritage, a fair share of attractions. Some of the major places of tourist interest worth visiting here include Il Duomo (Milan Cathedral), Basilica di Santa Tecla, Battistero di San Giovanni alle Fonti, Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, Piazza della Scala, San Maurizio, Civico Museo Archeologico (Archaeology Museum), Pinacoteca di Brera, Museo Teatrale alla Scala, Sant'Ambrogio, Cimitero Monumentale, Poldi-Pezzoli Museum and Museo Bagatti Valsecchi.

Best Time to Fly to Milan

Foreign visitors and avid shoppers can be seen mostly taking discount flights to Milan during spring or fall for participating in the semi-annual fashion week. Milan flight reservations can however be cheaper when booked at least 60 days in advance when planning to attend the hugely popular Milan Fashion Show. If you are a fan of racing then visiting Milan in September will be best for seeing the Italian Formula 1 Grand Prix.

Getting Around in Milan

Milan is served by three airports – Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP), Milan Linate Airport (LIN) and Il Caravaggio International Airport (BGY). However, most international flights arrive at the busiest Milan Malpensa Airport, which is only 20 minutes drive away from downtown Milan. The city center can be easily reached from the airport by taking a train, bus or rental car. Many hotels around the airport offer free shuttle service as well.  

Milan Travel Tips

  • Visit the 18th century opera house Teatro alla Scala for watching an Italian opera, classical ballets or an orchestral concert
  • Enjoy shopping in one of Milan’s most picturesque neighbourhoods Brera in the city’s historical zone. Buy arts and antiques at the flea market on Via Fiori Chiari every third Sunday
  • Plan to attend the famous Milan Fashion Week. The biennial trade show is held February-March (autumn/winter) and September-October (spring/summer) every year
  • Relish Northern Italy’s specialty Milanese Risotto at Il Marchesino at one of the city’s restaurants
  • Conclude your Milanese experience with an aperitivo in one of the city’s downtown bars. It is well-cherished and classic Italian pre dinner tradition

MILAN WEATHER
Frequently Asked Questions

You can find best flight deals to Milan when booking at least two months in advance before your planned departure date.

Summers in Milan are muggy and hot, particularly in July and August with temperatures hovering in the upper 80s F. Winters are cold and damp with temperatures below freezing. Spring and fall are pleasant with the temperatures in the 60s F and 70s F. The city receives heavy rainfall in October and November.

Flights to Milan from New York City take around 8hrs 30 min. If you are taking flights from Denver or Dallas it will reach in over 11 hours, while flights from Los Angeles to Milan is usually of 12 hrs 30 min.

A number of U.S. airlines offer direct flights to Milan. These include United Airlines, Delta Air Lines, American Airlines and JetBlue Airways.

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