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How much currency to bring to vacation to Milan, Italy

Anne November 23rd, 2021
How much currency to bring to vacation to Milan, Italy



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Planning your trip to Milan, Italy? Know how much currency you need to make sure you have a great trip! Don't forget to check out our guide for your stay in Santiago, too.


How much is a cab ride in Italy in US dollars?

In our how much currency to bring abroad chart below, you'll see a 10-mile cab ride is on average about $36.14 USD in Milan, Italy. Having this information on hand will give you a good idea of how much you would need to get around the city.

How much currency to bring abroad

What is the average cost of dinner for two in Milan, Italy?

Polenta with pork sausage tomato sauce stew

Italian food is influenced by Etruscan, Ancient Greek, Ancient Roman, Byzantine, and Arabic cuisines. Pizza and pasta are top dishes in Italian cuisine. Pictured above is a popular dish named polenta, it's coarse cornmeal, paired with pork sausage-tomato sauce stew. Polenta is often referred to as "Italian grits." It's a staple in Northern Italy. It may be served as a porridge or served in a loaf that can be baked, fried, or grilled. As shown in our how much currency to bring abroad chart above, it costs on average $36.14 USD for a budget dinner for two and $4.02 USD for a pint of beer. 


What is the best currency to bring to Italy?

European Euros

The European euro is the official currency of Italy. It has six different denominations: €5, €10,  €20, €50, €100, and €200. While the euro coin series consists of eight different denominations: 1, 2, 5, 10, 20, 50 cents, €1, and €2. Currently, CXI only exchanges €1 and €2 coins. The European euro is the official currency of the 19 member states of the European Union (EU). The euro is the most traded currency with CXI, and the second most traded worldwide. Learn more about the history of Italian money. 

Don't forget to add CXI's Currency Price Protection with your euros - available at our CXI City Center locations. If you have leftover euros after your trip to Milan, CXI will buy protected currencies back from you at our ultimate buy-back rate plus no exchange fee! Order your euros now.  

What is the cheapest month to travel to Milan, Italy?


February is the ideal month to book a flight to Italy, according to cheapflights.com. Roundtrip tickets to Milan, Italy for one typically range from about $650 USD to about $1,093 USD, depending on where you leave from, the airline you fly with, and when you are taking your trip, according to Kayak. There you can find the best days of the week and the best time of year to book flights for your trips to other countries! Don't forget before you book that flight, check out everything you need to know about the five trusted travelers programs in our video above. 

How much does it cost to stay in a hotel in Milan, Italy?

Hotel bedroom

The average nightly cost for an Airbnb in Milan, Italy is $114. Take a look at the best-rated super host places to stay in Milan, Italy from Airbnb. Want a hotel experience instead? Booking.com can help you find the latest prices and deals for Milan.

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