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kittycatangel Nov 20th, 2009 07:17 AM

Milan MXP Layover Info (Luggage Check & Security)
 
Hi,
Anyone know where the luggage check is at MXP and how big it is? If I have a 8 hour layover in Milan, will I have sufficient time to check in our carry-on luggage, go through security and see one or two things?

Thanks!

bobthenavigator Nov 20th, 2009 07:40 AM

MXP is 30 miles west of Milan. The bus takes about an hour and leaves every :30. There is also a train that runs that may be faster. Your call !

zoecat Nov 20th, 2009 08:21 AM

There's a baggage storage facility on the ground floor in arrivals area B. The cost is € 3,50 to € 4,00 per bag per day. The facility is open from 6:00 am to 10 pm daily.

The Malpensa airport website is: http://www.sea-aeroportimilano.it/it/mal


I would not take the bus to the train station. Take the Metro into the city center. I'ts fast, cheap and easy.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Milan_T...rtation_System

kittycatangel Nov 20th, 2009 08:50 AM

Thanks for the info everyone! Does the Milan MEtro go from airport to the city center?

I looked on the Metro map & can't find which stop is the airport
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Mailand_Metro_Map.png

zoecat Nov 20th, 2009 11:04 AM

Milan has an express train that connects Cadorna Station in the city center with Malpensa Airport’s Terminal 1 called, cleverly, the Malpensa Express. It’s about a 40-minute trip from end to end with a few intermediate stops along the way, and trains leave Malpensa every half hour - at 23 minutes past the hour and 53 minutes past the hour - round the clock, 7 days a week.

Tickets for the Malpensa Express are €11 for a one-way trip, and don’t forget to validate your ticket before you climb on board the train. There are ticket kiosks and ticket machines.


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