Transfers from Bergamo airport (BGY)

are faster and more comfortable than shuttles, buses, trains and taxis to the city center, hotel, resort, airport, train station or to any other place you need to get to.

Why do tourists book private transfers from Bergamo airport (BGY)?

Why do people book transfers from Bergamo airport (BGY)

Transfer is a transportation service which meets and brings you exactly where you asked: a Kiwitaxi driver meets you at the airport (as close to the Arrivals as possible), at the hotel reception or at the exactly given address, helps you with your luggage and brings you fast- track to your destination.

You can pre-order inexpensive taxi transfer to the city center or to the airport, comfortable car transfer for the family with children, Economy minivan for a tourist group or a Luxury transfer. The transfer cost from Bergamo airport (BGY) is fixed at the time of pre-order and never rises : either when the driver is waiting for the passenger, when the stop is necessary, or because of traffic jams.

Customer feedback

The driver did not arrive until almost 12:00 due to traffic, but we were informed all the time, so that was good. Very nice driver and very nice van, driver even offered us water to drink. Will definitely use this service again
Everything was to perfektion. The driver was there, the trip went with no problems and the driver was very nice and kind. Couldn't be better! ?
The driver was very helpful and professional even though the road to our destination was very narrow and in poor condition.
Best drive ever! Even Wifi on board so that I could work on my presentation :-)
Very professional. I recommend this service for stress free transfer
Driver was on time, English speaking, gave us water, spoke to us, explained everything to us, made us laugh... beautiful Car.. best taxi service we've gotten :)
Everything was perfect. As it had been arranged the driver was waiting for us at the arrival zone of Bergamo airport and took us to our hotel in Milan in even less than 50 minutes.
The driver waa waiting for us on arrival. He was very helpful and told us all the facilities the car had to offer (wifi, water, candy). He also told us that we can call him when we are to return to the airport. Thank you :)
The driver was punctual and helpful and the transfer took exactly the amount of time we were told it would at the time of booking. We were also given the requested advice regarding the best drop-off and pick-up points. A smooth transfer; much appreciated.
Great guy, great service.

Transfers vs. Other Ways to Get from Orio Al Serio Airport in Bergamo

International Airport Orio Al Serio is better known by name of the city where it is located - Bergamo. This is the second biggest air hub serving Milan, after Malpensa. Every year more than 10 million people arrive here. Many of them are heading to Como, Desenzano del Garda, Peschiera del Garda (near the lake Garda), Genoa and to the ski resort Livigno.

How to Get from Milan Bergamo Airport to Milan City Center and the other way round

Air hub Orio Al Serio is located approximately 5 km away from Bergamo and 45 km away from Milan. One can get there by:

  • buses of Terravision, Autostradale and Orioshuttle companies, which run from the airport to Milan central station from 04:00 to 00:45, every 20–30 minutes. By ATB buses one can get to Bergamo railway station between 05:17 and 00:31. Buses arrive with intervals of 20 minutes, and after 21:00 — 60 minutes. The stop is located near the terminal exit, and tickets can be bought in ticket offices at the airport or from the driver;
  • trains to Milan, which depart from Bergamo central railway station every 10–40 minutes from 04:53 to 23:00. Tickets can be bought in ticket offices at the train station;
  • taxi, which can be taken on the spot or ordered via the app on smartphone;
  • transfer, booked online in advance.

If you are arriving at Orio Al Serio at night, you will be able to get to the neighbouring cities only by taxi or transfer. Don’t forget about it, when planning your trip.

Transfer from Bergamo Airport to Milan vs. Taxi, taken on the spot or ordered via the app

Advantages of a private transfer

Book in your native language. Italian government forbade Uber service in the territory of the whole country. But, it is possible to order a taxi from Bergamo Airport to Milan via the “it Taxi” app. If you are travelling from Milan, try AppTaxi. But, note that these apps are mostly in Italian.

Begin your journey comfortably. If you have no desire to stand in endless lines instead of visiting beautiful Italian sights, choose a transfer: a Kiwitaxi driver will meet you right upon arrival and your journey will start right away.

Disadvantage of a private transfer

A bit more expensive. A trip by taxi from Milan Bergamo Airport to the city of Bergamo will cost 30 euro, and to Milan — 85 euro. The first route by transfer will cost 40 euro, the second one — 87 euro.

Transfer from Milan Bergamo Airport vs. Bus and Train

Advantages of a private transfer

You and your baggage are safe. Tourists warn, that robberies are possible in buses going from Orio Al Serio. In transfers, there can be no pickpockets so you can comfortably get to your destination.

Queues will not be an obstacle. Do you remember about crazy queues at the airport, everywhere and at any time? For this reason you can miss your bus. In case of Kiwitaxi transfer, 1 hour of waiting at the air hub is already included in the total cost. 

No changes on your way to hotel. One can get from Orio Al Serio by bus only to the central stations of Bergamo and Milan. In order to get to your hotel, you will have to change to public transport. If you choose a train, you will have to change twice: in Bergamo and in Milan.

No need to spend a night at the airport. It is not possible to get to the nearest cities after midnight, either by bus or by train. In order not to wait for a bus till the morning, order a car in advance.

Disadvantage of a private transfer

Much more expensive. One bus ticket to Milan costs 5 euro, a train trip fare makes 6–7 euro (2 euro — a bus trip to Bergamo, 4–5 euro — a train trip to Milan).