MXP Airport - Milan Malpensa Airport ( Varese, Lombardia , Italy )


Milan Malpensa Airport MXP serves the Italian region of Lombardia and its capital city of Milan. It is the largest of the three Milan international airports (the other two are Orio al Serio, used for low-cost airlines, and Linate).  In June 2015 ACI voted it 'Best Airport in Europe' among airports of its size.

The Airport is located 40 km northwest of central Milan, and is only about 50 miles from the Swiss Border. It is accessible  by a four-lane highway to the A8 motorway, which connects Switzerland to Milan, and by a four-lane highway to the A4 motorway to Turin and to the Strade Statale 11.

The Customer Service can be reached 6am-11pm at (+39) 02 232323.  For flight information also use this number, then select English, press 1, choose Milan Airport, and dial flight number - this gives you both departure & arrival times; you receive SMS confirmation.

With 19.4 million passengers in 2016, Milan Malpensa Airport is served by a myriad of national, international, low-cost and charter airlines, offering direct and connecting flights to all points of the globe. Ryanair established a base at Malpensa Airport.

The on-Airport Sheraton Milan Malpensa Hotel is inside of Terminal 1 and offers a conference center.
The Moxy Hotel is next to Terminal 2

Milan Malpensa Airport has two passenger terminals - T1 & T2 - (T2 is for low-cost airlines).   For Terminal details at this site open ‘Terminal Map’ and scroll down to the text;  for ground transportation open: ‘Ground Transportation /Buses & Trains.

City-wide discounts with the Milano Card:  At  you can purchase your Milano Card - available at Linate, Malpensa & Bergamo aiprorts , or at the City Center and at  train station 'Stazione Centrale'
.  With that card in hand, you have unlimited access to public transport  with a choice of 24, 48 or 72 hour validity. The card offers the following discounts:
 - 30% on high-speed trains to Turin, Florence, Rome & Naples
 - one free ride with a persoal driver at 12 Euros
 - up to 50% discount on over 20 Milan museums & galleries.
Card Pickup is available upon arrival at the Airport, at various city points, and at the Central Train Station. Show your booking ID (sent to your e-mail address) and you receive a package containing discounts  for museums, affiliated stores, public transportation, and more. Activate your card by using the public transport network.