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There are 7 ways to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly to Milan Malpensa  •  1h 40m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) BER - MXP

€23 - €150

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Fly to Milan Linate, train  •  4h 52m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Milan Linate (LIN) BER - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Bovisa Fnm to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1

€57 - €177

Fly to Milan Bergamo, bus  •  3h 51m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) BER - BGY
  2. Take the bus from Orio al Serio Airport to Milano Malpensa Airport

€53 - €182

Train  •  14h 37m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Spiez Ice
  2. Take the train from Spiez to Gallarate Ec

€325 - €593

Bus  •  18h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin central bus station to Milan N95

€55 - €71

Night train, train  •  17h 41m

  1. Take the night train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Zuerich Hb Nj
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Lugano Ec / ...
  3. Take the train from Mendrisio to Malpensa Aeroporto T2 S50

€142 - €266

Drive  •  9h 16m

  1. Drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) 1028.7 km

€120 - €190

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) by train

The train journey time between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) is around 24h 42m and covers a distance of around 1270 km. The fastest train normally takes 20h 27m. Operated by S-Bahn Berlin, Deutsche Bahn Regional, Bahn DE and others, the Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) train service departs from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 and arrives in Malpensa Aeroporto T2. Typically seven trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
24h 42m
Fastest train time:
20h 27m
Trains per week:
7
Cheapest price:
€235
Carbon emissions:
66 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:14
Last train departs at:
10:49

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) train schedules

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International entry into Italy from Germany

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Italy, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Australia, Canada, Cyprus, Israel, Japan, Monaco, New Zealand, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican

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Conditions of entry into Italy from Germany

  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
This applies to arrivals from Australia, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, Rwanda, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand and United States
  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and United Kingdom
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  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
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Considerations leaving from Germany

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Italy from Germany.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

Yes, entry into Germany from Italy is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 23 Jun 2021
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The most affordable way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) is to fly, which costs €23 - €150 and takes 1h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) is to fly which costs €23 - €150 and takes 1h 40m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP). However, there are services departing from Berlin Airport BER and arriving at Milan via Berlin central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP). However, there are services departing from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 and arriving at Malpensa Aeroporto T2 via Berlin Ostbahnhof, Spiez and Gallarate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 37m.

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The distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) is 826 km. The road distance is 1028.7 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) without a car is to train which takes 14h 37m and costs €320 - €600.

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It takes approximately 1h 40m to fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Milan Malpensa (MXP), including transfers and time at the airport.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Berlin central bus station.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Berlin Ostbahnhof station.

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The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) is to fly which takes 1h 40m and costs €23 - €150. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €320 - €600 and takes 14h 37m, you could also bus, which costs €55 - €75 and takes 18h 20m.

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Map of how to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP).
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  • Distance: 826.5 km
  • Duration: 1h 40m

What companies run services between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER), Germany and Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP), Italy?

Ryanair, easyJet and four other airlines fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) via Berlin Ostbahnhof, Spiez, and Gallarate in around 14h 37m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €400
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €400
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €390
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€30 - €180
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€30 - €180
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Linate via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €140
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Linate via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€80 - €140
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€20 - €95
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Malpensa via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€20 - €95
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€14 - €190
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Malpensa via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €370
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Linate via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €310
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Linate via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €250
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Linate via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €750
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Linate via London City
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
€110 - €750
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Linate via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €430
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €320
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Malpensa via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€90 - €480
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Linate via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €130
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Milan Linate via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €700
Train operators
Malpensa Express
Phone
02 72 49 49 49
Website
malpensaexpress.it
Train from Milano Bovisa Fnm to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
Malpensa Express
2nd Class
€10 - €15
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Milano Bovisa Fnm to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€4 - €5
Website
Trenord
Train from Mendrisio to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €6
Website
Trenord
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Spiez
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€170 - €240
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Spiez
Ave. Duration
9h 12m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€270 - €480
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Spiez to Gallarate
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €100
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zuerich Hb to Lugano
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€50 - €95
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Mendrisio to Malpensa Aeroporto T2
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€22 - €40
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin central bus station to Milan
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €65
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Milan station.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Gallarate station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) is 1029 km. It takes approximately 9h 16m to drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP).

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Swiss, Eurowings, Brussels Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport.

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Book your Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) bus tickets online with Omio and FlixBus.

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