Milan teens in Ryanair adventure

Return from UK to Milan in people carriers. A group of 30 teenagers from Milan suburb of Magenta suffered a four-day adventure when low-cost carrier Ryanair left them stranded in the UK last weeken...

Ryanair crew strike hits Milan

Hundreds of passengers stranded in Milan. Milan, a major hub of the Dublin-based low-cost airline Ryanair, is among the destinations hardest hit by the longest ongoing strike in the company’s histo...

Milan names tram, metro stop for Leonardo’s Last Supper

In the run-up to Milan celebrations for Leonardo anniversary. As Milan starts to celebrate next year’s 500th anniversary of the death of Leonardo da Vinci, who spent the greater part of his life in...

Weekend strikes to affect holiday departures

Milan and Lombardy will suffer slowdowns. Strikes by workers of Trenitalia, Trenord and Italo this weekend will likely hit the plans of travellers beginning their summer holiday, but the air traffi...

Milan urban transport on reduced summer timetable

Less frequent, but still all day (and night) long. On 7 July, Milan’s urban transport system ATM switches to summer mode as more and more residents (and ATM staff) leave the city for vacation in th...

Rail strike to hit Milan travellers

Trenord workers to down tools Friday 6 July. Milan-based regional rail network Trenord has announced that strike action will hit their services on Friday 6 July from 09.00 to 17.00. This period...

Milan introduces contactless swipes on metro

First city in Italy for credit-card payment. Milan’s transport authority ATM has introduced “swipeable” turnstiles in all 113 metro stations, which accept credit cards for payment of the fare. J...

Milan’s most dangerous streets mapped

Data analysed from 9,000 traffic accidents. Milan-based online magazine The Submarine has published an analysis of traffic accidents on Milan streets, and arrived at helpful conclusions for urban p...

Transport strike to hit Milan

National general strike, but hours still vague. Transport workers across Italy have declared a brief general strike on Thursday and Friday, 7-8 June, but the exact timing has still not been announc...

Milan publishes map of bike routes, BikeMI stations

In time for spring rides through Milan. As spring approaches, bike enthusiasts now have a new tool to plan their excursions: a map of all of Milan’s bike paths and BikeMI stations. The individua...

Milan gets new night bus line

Milan suburbs to see increased services. A new all-night circular bus line, a boost to transport services in many outlying suburbs of Milan, and a shortening of the period of reduced summer timetable...

First all-electric city bus on Milan’s line 84

First of 26 buses to help clean Milan’s air. Milan’s first 100 per cent electrically powered bus has entered service on route 84, from San Donato to Largo Augusto in the city’s south-east quadrant....

Milan deploys security personnel on public transport

Safety of travelling public at risk in Milan. Squads of security guards from Milan’s urban transit authority ATM and personnel from the city’s municipal police force have started patrolling station...

Trenitalia inaugurates new Milan-Genoa service

Genoa now only 75 minutes away. Trenitalia national rail service has launched a new high-speed link between Milan and Genoa, with a travel time of only one hour and a quarter. The new Freccia Ro...

Emergency services continue on Milan commuter line

Train disaster continues to affect Milan and Cremona line. Regional train network operator Trenord will continue emergency connections until at least Friday 9 February after the derailing of a comm...

Milan withdraws almost 3,000 traffic fines for error

Milan motorists charged too much, says city hall. Milan’s municipal police commissioner has apologised for a computer error which meant that 2,974 speeding fines have to be torn up. The fines, i...

€400m boost for Milan’s public transport

But planned hike in Milan ticket price sparks protest. Good and bad news for commuters and tourists in Milan: while central government has earmarked €396.5m for improvements to the city’s urban tra...

First snow in Milan – claim compensation for cancelled trains

Compensation also due for late arrivals. As the first snow of the winter dusted the streets of Milan, rail transport was immediately plagued by cancellations and delays across Lombardy. The consume...

Milan taxis support nation-wide strike call

Milan a whole day without taxis. Milan taxis are supporting the union's call for a nationwide, full-day strike on Thursday 14 December, lasting from 08.00 to 22.00. The union is protesting against...

Winter tyres or chains on board until April

Legal requirement in Milan from 15 November. As winter weather approaches and the first snow is already falling around Milan, drivers must mount winter tyres, or at least be able to demonstrate the...

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