This international airport is situated in the area between Busto Arsizio, Gallarate and the Ticino River. It is at about 48 Km from the centre of Milan and at about 60 Km from that of Lugano (Switzerland). The fact that Malpensa is situated in one of the most industrialized area of Europe makes it the ideal crossroads for intense market flows. Today, the opening of the new airport ensures an elevated number of national, European and intercontinental flights. Malpensa is a new hub, a great pole of attraction and sorting centre both for air, road and railroad traffic, which is targeted towards the new century.
Connections to Lugano
Taxis are available on the Arrivals floor at exits 4 and 5; they may be identified by the sign on the cab “Taxi autorizzato al servizio aeroportuale Lombardo” (Authorized Lombard Airport Taxi Service). There’s also the possibility of using a collective taxi (3 people).
Taxis are available in front of “arrivals” and may be identified by the sign on the cab “Taxi autorizzato al servizio aeroportuale Lombardo”.
Malpensa Airport is daily served by three companies that ensure the transportation between Lugano and Milan. Detailed information on timetable and ticket prices may be found on the web sites of the bus companies: Giosy Tours SA, Lugano Servizi/Morandi and SPT - Società Privata Trasporti S.r.l.