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Malpensa Airport (MXP)

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Malpensa Airport (MXP)
Address21010 Ferno, Italy
Telephone02 232 323
Number of terminals2
Time zoneGMT +1 (Please note: daylight savings time may apply between certain dates - please check local sources)
LocationMilan Malpensa Airport is located 45 km (29 miles) northwest of Milan.
Airport codeMXP
Country dialling code39
Airport newsWork is underway on construction of a third satellite area at Terminal 1. A third runway is due to be completed during 2012.
Transfer between terminalsA shuttle bus connects the two terminals.
Driving directionsMilan Malpensa Airport can be reached from the SS336 state road. Take the ‘Busto Arsizio’ exit from the Autostrada dei Laghi (A8), which links directly with Milan.
Car rentalCar hire companies located at Milan Malpensa Airport include: Auto Europa, Avis, EasyCar, Europcar, Hertz, Locauto, Maggiore, Sixt, Targa Rent and Thrifty. Desks for these operators are located on the first floor of Terminal 1.
Public transport and taxisBus: buses run from both terminals to Milan Central Station. There are also services to Milan Linate Airport, Sesto and Torino, among other destinations. The Malpensa Shuttle Air Pullman (tel: 0331 258 411; ticketonline.malpensashuttle.it) runs from both terminals to Milan Central Station, stopping on request at the conference and exhibition centre during Milan fair events (journey time: 50 minutes; fare: EUR 10).
Taxi: are available from outside Arrivals at both terminals. The fixed fare to central Milan is EUR 90.
Rail: the Malpensa Express (tel: 02 8511 4774; www.malpensaexpress.it) trains run direct services from Terminal 1 to Milan Cadorna Station (journey time: 30 to 40 minutes; fare: EUR 11) and to Milan Central Station (journey time: 45 to 50 minutes; fare: EUR 10) in the centre of Milan.
Car parkingShort and long-term parking, operated by SEA Parking (tel: 02 7486 2646) and APCOA (tel: 02 5858 1069), is available close to Terminal 1. APCOA provides covered parking spaces that are linked directly to the terminal by a walkway. SEA Parking also provides long-term and economy parking close to Terminal 2, with a shuttle bus connecting to Terminal 1. Valet parking is available at both terminals.
Information and help desksThere are several information points located throughout both terminals. There is a tourist information desk (tel: 02 5858 0506) in Terminal 1.
Airport FacilitiesMoney and communications: facilities include banks, bureaux de change, post offices, public telephones and fax facilities in both terminals. Wireless internet access is available in the terminals.
Eating and drinking:
there are bars, a cocktail lounge and restaurants.
there are numerous shops at the airport, including duty-free.
Luggage: left-luggage (tel: (02) 5858 0298) is available in Terminal 1.
Other facilities:
there are chemists and travel agencies. First aid and health offices are available in both terminals. Travel agencies and transport tickets desks are also available. Chapels can be found in both terminals.
Conference and business facilitiesClub SEA lounges (tel: 02 7485 2841) offer a range of business facilities to members. Meeting facilities and a fully equipped business centre are also available at the First Hotel Malpensa Airport (tel: 0331 717 045; www.firsthotel.it) and the Crowne Plaza Milan-Malpensa (tel: 0331 21161; www.ichotelsgroup.com).
Disabled facilitiesDisabled passengers should inform their airline of any special needs when making their flight booking. Assistance is available and there are lifts and ramps for access, as well as disabled toilets and telephones in both terminals. The Sala Amica courtesy lounge in Terminal 1 provides toilets for people with reduced mobility, telephones for the hearing-impaired, as well as newspapers and magazines in Braille if required. Designated car parking spaces for disabled travellers are available at both terminals.
Airport hotelsThere are a number of on-site hotels at Milan Malpensa Airport. Most hotels in the vicinity offer free courtesy shuttles to and from the terminals. Our Milan Malpensa Airport guide includes the following accommodation options:

Crowne Plaza Milan-Malpensa Airport
The 4-star Crowne Plaza Milan-Malpensa Airport is located between Terminals 1 and 2. Hotel facilities include in-room wi-fi internet access, a restaurant, bar, and conference facilities for up to 140 delegates.
21019 Case Nuove
7 Via Ferrarin
Somma Lombardo, Italy
Tel: 0331 21161
Web: www.ichotelsgroup.com

Holiday Inn Express Milan Malpensa Airport
Offering parking spaces and conference space for up to 40 delegates, the 121-room Holiday Inn Express Milan Malpensa Airport is located just 1km (0.8 miles) from Terminal 2 and is linked by a free shuttle bus service.
21019 Case Nuove
Via Francesco De Pinedo Ang. Via G. Oldrini
Somma Lombardo, Italy
Tel: 0331 18330
Web: www.hiexpress.com

Airport Motel Malpensa
Airport Motel is a five-minute drive from Milan Malpensa Airport. The hotel provides car parking facilities, a small meeting room, bar and TV room.
21010 Lonate Pozzolo
Tornavento, Italy
Tel: 0331 302 111
Web: www.airportmotel.it

Best Western Jet Hotel
Within five minutes of Milan Malpensa Airport, the Best Western Jet Hotel provides a shuttle bus service to and from the terminals. It also offers car parking, meeting space and an on-site swimming pool and bar.
Via Tiro a Segno
22-21013 Gallarate, Italy
Tel: 0331 772 100
Web: www.jethotel.com

First Hotel Malpensa
First Hotel Malpensa is located just 1km (0.6 miles) from Milan Malpensa Airport and provides a shuttle bus service to/from the terminals. The hotel has an on-site restaurant, conference/meeting space, and is close to a number of golf courses.
21019 Case Nuove
34 Via Baracca
Somma Lombardo, Italy
Tel: 0331 717 045
Web: www.firsthotel.it

Hotel Villa Malpensa
Just 800m (0.5 miles) from Milan Malpensa Airport, to which it is linked via an airport transfer service, Hotel Villa Malpensa has its own swimming pool, restaurant and bar, and offers meeting space for up to 90 people.
Via Don A Sacconago
1-21010 Vizzola Ticino, Italy
Tel: 0331 230 944
Web: www.hotelvillamalpensa.com
Full airport nameMilan Malpensa Airport
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