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Linate (LIN)

About this airport

Linate Airport is one of the two major airports of Milan, Italy, along with Malpensa International Airport. Due to its proximity to Milan (compared to Malpensa), it is mainly used for domestic and short-haul international flights. Its name comes from the small village where it is located in the town of Peschiera Borromeo. Its proper name is "Airport Enrico Forlanini," from the Italian inventor and aeronautical pioneer born in Milan.


Location:


Linate Airport is located 7 kilometers (4 miles) east of Milan in the Segrate Municipality, and the field is located for a large part in the Peschiera Borromeo Municipality.


Transport:


Rail: There is a bus service to the Milan underground, connecting at San Babila Station, as well as service connecting to Milan Central Station.
Bus: There is bus service available to the city center and the Piazza San Babila underground station Linate and Malpensa airports are connected by highways and by service buses. Check online for the schedules of buses to Linate and buses from Linate.
Taxi: Taxis are available from the airport to the city center.


Service:


A bank and bureaux de change are located on both the ground and first floor of the terminal, and a post office on the ground floor. There are self-service restaurants on the first and second floors, a restaurant and a tea room on the second floor, and bars and snack bars throughout the airport.


There are numerous shops selling a wide range of goods can be found throughout the airport, and the duty-free shops are located in the International Departures. There is also a chapel located on the first floor. Other facilities include first aid, a pharmacy, a travel agency, and a hairdresser.

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