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Travel by Private Jet to Milan Malpensa Airport

Milan (MXP) Airport is approximately 47 kilometres outside the city of Milan. It is easy to reach thanks to the well-developed traffic connections. Malpensa Airport is the largest of the three Milan airports. Flight handling takes place on two parallel runways, while check-in, security control and boarding are carried out in the two terminals. The airport has more than 100 boarding gates in total, with several million passengers flying per year.

History of Milan Malpensa Airport

The airport first had to go through some developments before taking on private jets in Milan Malpensa. The official opening took place in 1949 as soon as the first runway was opened. In 1956, the Ministry of Defence approved the construction of a second runway as well as a new manoeuvring area and new service facilities for passengers, such as restaurants and duty-free shops.

Booking a scheduled or charter flight to and from Milan Malpensa is becoming increasingly popular. Over the years, passenger numbers and the number of destinations available have risen steadily. It is because of this steady growth, that the parking facilities and terminals have been expanded several times over the past few years.

Location of Milan Malpensa Airport

Distances from Milan Malpensa Airport:

  • Milan city centre: approx. 47 kilometres by car
  • Milan Cathedral: approx. 47 kilometres by car
  • Varese: approx. 30 kilometres by car

After your private jet has landed at Milan MXP Airport, you can travel comfortably to the city centre. If you opt for a chauffeur service, your own personal driver will take you comfortably from A to B and stick to your schedule. Alternatively, a range of taxi companies as well as car rental services are available for the onward journey from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP).

Private Jets at Milan Malpensa: Priority Extras

While one person might want to use their waiting time productively, for other passengers it’s important to be able to relax before a flight from Milan Malpensa. Milan Malpensa Airport is part of the Viamilano lounges, which are exclusive VIP lounges of the Società Esercizi Aeroportuali (SEA). Here, style, comfort and great service is top priority. Terminal 1 houses a total of three lounges: the Pergolesi Lounge, the Monteverdi Lounge and the Montale Lounge.

Each lounge has a multilingual, friendly team and a number of exclusive services including:

  • High quality catering
  • Unlimited, high-speed Wi-Fi
  • A large selection of newspapers and magazines
  • Up-to-date flight information

Thanks to Fast Track, you can get through security quicker – without endless queuing and waiting. This means you can save time, which you can instead use for relaxing or browsing through the shops before your private jet from Milan Malpensa.

Enjoy some peace and quiet in the many cafés, restaurants and shops in the airport. With "Shop & Collect", you can purchase your desired items prior to departure and collect them on the return journey – this means you don’t have to keep your purchases with you during your business trip.

Since 2011, the airport has had a Sheraton Hotel, which is directly connected to Terminal 1 in the airport. Hotel guests can be on their private charter from Milan Malpensa within a short time.

Charter Flights from Milan Malpensa

You can travel by private jet from Milan Malpensa to many places in the world. Short or long-haul flights bring you to your desired destination, whether it be in Italy, across Europe or further overseas. Here are the most frequent connections for flights from Milan Malpensa:

You can get to Milan Linate Airport, which is close to the city centre, in a short amount of time. With a flight time of just 35 minutes, a private jet can easily take you from Milan Malpensa Airport to Milan’s smaller airport. It takes 45 minutes to get to Geneva in Switzerland and around 50 minutes to reach Nice on the Côte d’Azur. Another destination in France is Paris Le Bourget, which takes around 1 hour and 15 minutes by charter flight from Milan Malpensa. Among the domestic destinations is the Italian capital’s airport Rome Ciampino. You can expect to reach Rome in around 1 hour and 10 minutes.

Milan Malpensa Airport Runways

Runway Length and width Surface
35R/17L 3,920 m x 60 m Asphalt
35L/17R 3,920 m x 60 m Asphalt

If you plan to spend some time in Milan after your business appointments and before your charter flight from Milan Malpensa, the city boasts a designer quarter full of premium shops of top-class luxury – not just for ladies. Gucci, Moschino, Versace, Louis Vuitton or Chanel are just a few of the many designer shops, from which you can purchase a souvenir to remember your time in the fashion capital of the world. Fashionistas should not miss out on the Quadrilatero d’Oro quarter before leaving Milan Malpensa Airport. In September, Formula 1 fans gather in Monza for the annual Grand-Prix race . If you like high speeds and motorsport, this is your opportunity to see it live in action.

Airport Facts

  • Airport code: LIMC / MXP
  • Altitude: 234 m (768 ft) MSL
  • Passengers: 15,898,282 (2016)
  • Aircraft: all common aircraft types and weight classes
  • Runway operating hours: 24/7 (only quiet aircraft 11.30pm – 6.30am)
  • Runways: 2 (both 3,920 m)

Top Connections

  • Nice Airport (France)
  • Rome Ciampino Airport (Italy)
  • Milan Linate Airport (Italy)
  • Geneva Airport (Switzerland)
  • Paris Le Bourget Airport (France)
  • Moscow Vnukovo Airport (Russia)
  • Zurich Airport (Switzerland)
  • Olbia Costa Smeralda Airport (Italy)
  • London Luton Airport (UK)
  • Munich Airport (Germany)
  • London Farnborough Airport (UK)
  • RAF Northolt Airport (UK)
  • Turin Airport (Italy)
  • Basel Mulhouse Airport (France)
  • Naples Airport (Italy)