There are 11 ways to get from Dortmund to Milan by train, plane, 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.

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Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Milan Linate  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Düsseldorf Flughafen
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Milan Linate (LIN) DUS - LIN

$67 - $243

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  16 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Dortmund to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station 217 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Milan Ouibus

$41 - $63

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Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Milan Malpensa  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Düsseldorf Flughafen
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) DUS - MXP

$68 - $246

Train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly to Milan Malpensa  •  5 h 44 min

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

$84 - $291

Fly Dortmund to Milan Malpensa  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Dortmund (DTM) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) DTM - MXP

$72 - $313

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Milan Linate  •  5 h 43 min

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

$136 - $368

Train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly to Milan Bergamo  •  5 h 59 min

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

$59 - $217

Train via Basel SBB  •  10 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Dortmund 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

$208 - $339

Train  •  10 h 35 min

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

$193 - $324

Bus  •  15 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Dortmund to Milan, Milan N07

$56 - $92

Drive  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Dortmund to Milan 555.6 miles

$130 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dortmund to Milan is to bus which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 16 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dortmund to Milan is to train and fly which takes 5 h 16 min and costs 55€ - 210€.

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The distance between Dortmund and Milan is 685 km. The road distance is 889 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 16 min to get from Dortmund to Milan, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dortmund to Milan. However, there are services departing from Dortmund and arriving at conciliazione m1 via lampugnano m1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Dortmund to Milan. However, there are services departing from Dortmund Hbf and arriving at Milano Centrale via Mannheim Hbf and Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 26 min.

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

easyJet, Ryanair and seven other airlines fly from Dortmund to Milan every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Dortmund to Milan via Mannheim Hbf and Basel SBB in around 10 h 26 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 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 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
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 Dortmund to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Dortmund to Milan Malpensa via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Frankfurt to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 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 35 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
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $330
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 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dortmund to Milan Malpensa via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $300
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
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Dortmund to Milan Malpensa via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Dortmund to Milan Malpensa via Vilnius
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Düsseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $220
Website
bahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Düsseldorf, Flughafen
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
bahn.de
DB Regio NRW - RB33
Website
avv.de
Train from Dortmund, Dortmund Hbf to Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
avv.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Düsseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$23 - $40
1st Class
$40 - $55
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
$85 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Dortmund to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Dortmund to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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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