Milano Malpensa Airport
Milano Malpensa Airport lies 40 kilometers from Italy’s capital Milan in the Milan Metropolitan Area. The airport code is MXP.
One of the oldest airfields in Italy was established in 1910 and witnessed the first flight of famous “flying machine” invented by Caproni brothers. Previously known as Airport of City of Busto Arsizio, it ranks high in the terms of efficiency and facilities among the best airports on the globe.
Nearly 70 air carriers bring passengers from Europe, America, Middle East, Asia and Africa to the Milano Malpensa Airport on a daily basis. Air Berlin, British Airways, KLM, Turkish Airways, Lufthansa and many others have their representatives inside the airport buildings.
Two modern terminals are situated within few kilometers from each other and stand for taxi to Milano Malpensa Airport. Transfer between them is provided by free shuttle bus running 24 hours a day. Two runways 3.9km long each serve largest aircrafts in the world. Plenty of international chain restaurants (McDonalds, Pizza Chef) offer tasty meal at affordable prices, cheap taxi is available. The closest hotels are Sheraton Hotel, Novotel Hotel and Crowne Plaza Hotel reachable by airport taxi Milano Malpensa Airport.
Milano Airport is considered one of the convenient gateways in the world convenient for taxi service. From Terminal 1 passengers can get to Milan stations by fast train line (30 minutes, €11) or airport taxi Milano Malpensa Airport. Bus line STIE leaves from both terminal and services Central Station of Milan (50 minutes, €10). Taxi from Milano Malpensa Airport fare to the capital starts from €11, the taxi Milano Malpensa Airport ride takes 45 minutes.