Milan is served by two large airports: Malpensa Airport, which mostly handles international flights, and the smaller Linate Airport, with mainly domestic and European flights. Milan’s main airport, Malpensa is located 48 km from the center of Milan, which can be accessed within 50 minutes.
Milan Malpensa airport has got two terminals:
Milan Malpensa Terminal 1 serves arrivals and departures for international and domestic services.
Milan Malpensa Terminal 2 mostly serves charter flights and some international and domestic flights, as well. There is a regular, free shuttle bus service between the airport`s two terminals which departs from the forecourt.
Malpensa Airport provides several facilities to ensure that you have a comfortable stay at the airport while waiting for your flight.
Handicapped Facilities at Milan Malpensa airport
Malpensa Airport is completely accessible for passengers with reduced mobility and special needs of all descriptions. The airport is equipped with disabled facilities such as wide lifts, ramps, lowered telephones, disabled toilets, wheelchairs and also designated car parking bays in the long-term and short-term parking areas outside both of the terminals. Disabled passengers should always request any special assistance when booking flights.
For more information about handicapped facilities at Malpensa Airport, please visit the airport’s official website.
Money and communication
There are banking and foreign currency exchange facilities available at the airport. You can also find a number of ATM machines, post offices, bureau de change outlets located throughout both of the terminals.
Restaurants at Milan Malpensa airport
Malpensa Airport has a number of eating facilities within its two terminal buildings. You can find something to eat and drink to suit all tastes and budgets ranging from items in vending machines to snack bars, self service restaurants through pizzerias and even a wine bar.
You can find a list of restaurants at Malpensa airport here.
Shopping at Malpensa Airport
Malpensa Airport offers a number of shopping facilities within both of its terminal buildings. You can find a great selection of shops to browse through whilst waiting for your flight, from clothes shops to jewellery, pharmacy to perfumery and a newsagents.
You can find a list of shops at Malpensa airport on the below links:
Conference and Business at Malpensa airport
Conference and business facilities including work areas, telephones, fax machines, photocopying, Internet access, videoconferencing, meeting rooms and well-equipped Club SEA lounges are available at the airport. Further meeting and conference rooms can be found at the nearby First Hotel Malpensa Airport, within easy reach of the terminal buildings.
Other services at Malpensa airport
Other services include left luggage areas, basic first aid facilities, pharmacies, travel agents and a peaceful chapel.
For more information about Malpensa Airport you can visit their official website.