There are 11 ways to get from Düsseldorf to Milan by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Dusseldorf to Milan Linate  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Milan Linate (LIN) DUS - LIN

$50 - $195

Cheapest option

Train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly to Milan Bergamo  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln Hbf
  2. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) CGN - BGY

$37 - $213

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Fly Dusseldorf to Milan Malpensa  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) DUS - MXP

$49 - $200

Train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly to Milan Malpensa  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln Hbf
  2. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) CGN - MXP

$62 - $288

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Milan Linate  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Milan Linate (LIN) FRA - LIN

$123 - $350

Train via Basel SBB  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale Ec

$210 - $335

Train  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Milano Centrale Ece / ...

$145 - $315

Bus FlixBus  •  14 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Milan, Milan N11 / ...

$55 - $91

Bus Ouibus  •  16 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Milan Ouibus

$38 - $63

Train, drive  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ice
  2. Drive from Bietigheim-Bissingen to Milan

$168 - $252

Drive  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Düsseldorf to Milan 545.2 miles

$130 - $190

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Düsseldorf to Milan is to bus which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 16 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Düsseldorf to Milan is to fly which costs 40€ - 170€ and takes 4 h 3 min.

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The distance between Düsseldorf and Milan is 664 km. The road distance is 872.3 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to get from Düsseldorf to Milan, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Düsseldorf to Milan. However, there are services departing from Düsseldorf and arriving at p.le baracca via lampugnano m1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 37 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Düsseldorf to Milan. However, there are services departing from Düsseldorf Hbf and arriving at Milano Centrale via Mannheim Hbf and Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 37 min.

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What companies run services between Düsseldorf, Germany and Milan, Italy?

Alitalia, Lufthansa and KLM fly from Düsseldorf to Milan every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Düsseldorf to Milan via Mannheim Hbf and Basel SBB in around 9 h 37 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Dusseldorf to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Dusseldorf to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Frankfurt to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Milan Linate via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Dusseldorf to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $240
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$130 - $230
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Düsseldorf to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$16 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $40
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf central station to Cologne, Cologne central station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Düsseldorf to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Deinbus
Phone
+49 069/17 53 73 200
Email
info@deinbus.de
Website
deinbus.de
Bus from Düsseldorf to Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Schedules at
deinbus.de
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Frankfurt to Milan
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
Ouibus

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