There are 12 ways to get from Duisburg to Italy by train, plane, car, car train or bus

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  •  4 h 51 min

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

$51 - $225

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Train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly to Bologna  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena
  2. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Bologna (BLQ) CGN - BLQ

$90 - $290

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Milan Malpensa  •  5 h 7 min

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

$52 - $228

Fly Dusseldorf to Rome  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Rome (FCO) DUS - FCO

$71 - $279

Fly Dusseldorf to Naples  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Naples (NAP) DUS - NAP

$81 - $334

Train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly to Milan Bergamo  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena
  2. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) CGN - BGY

$62 - $208

Train  •  13 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Duisburg 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 Ece / ...
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini Fr

$234 - $415

Train, drive  •  16 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Milano Centrale Ece / ...
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova Fr / ...
  4. Drive from Verona Porta Nuova to Rome

$245 - $475

Cartrain, train  •  20 h 3 min

  1. Take the cartrain from Düsseldorf Hbf to Verona Porta Nuova UEX 1385
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Roma Termini Fa / ...

$128 - $230

Bus FlixBus  •  22 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Duisburg to Florence, Florence N537
  2. Take the bus from Florence, Florence to Rome 518 / ...

$85 - $148

Bus Eurolines FR  •  32 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Duisburg to Strasbourg
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Roma

$169 - $265

Drive  •  13 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Duisburg to Rome 916.3 miles

$220 - $320

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Duisburg to Italy. However, there are services departing from Duisburg and arriving at P.le Tiburtino via Florence, Florence and Tiburtina/Verano. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Duisburg to Italy. However, there are services departing from Duisburg Hbf and arriving at Roma Termini via Mannheim Hbf, Basel SBB and Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 26 min.

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The distance between Duisburg and Italy is 1075 km. The road distance is 1466.1 km.

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The best way to get from Duisburg to Italy without a car is to train which takes 13 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 51 min to get from Duisburg to Italy, including transfers.

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Duisburg to Italy bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Duisburg station.

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Duisburg to Italy train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Duisburg Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Duisburg to Italy is to fly which takes 5 h 27 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 13 h 26 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 22 h 35 min.

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The quickest flight from Dusseldorf Airport to Milan Linate Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Duisburg to Italy bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Rome station.

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Map of how to get from Duisburg to Italy.
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  • Distance: 671.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 51 min

What companies run services between Duisburg, Germany and Italy?

Eurowings, Alitalia and six other airlines fly from Duisburg to Rome hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Duisburg to Rome via Mannheim Hbf, Basel SBB, and Milano Centrale in around 13 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 Cologne/Bonn Apt to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Dusseldorf to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 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 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Dusseldorf to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Dusseldorf to Naples via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Dusseldorf to Naples via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $430
Flights from Dusseldorf to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Dusseldorf to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Naples
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Flights from Dusseldorf to Naples via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $850
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 Dusseldorf to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Flights from Dusseldorf to Rome via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Flights from Dusseldorf to Naples via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from Dusseldorf to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
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
Flights from Dusseldorf to Rome via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $240
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 Dusseldorf to Naples via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
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
Flights from Dusseldorf to Rome via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Naples via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $430
Flights from Dusseldorf to Naples via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Rome via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Naples
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $350
Train operators
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Düsseldorf, Flughafen
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $18
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
bahn.de
Abellio NRW
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Düsseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
abellio.de
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hauptbahnhof to Düsseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
eurobahn.de
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Düsseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 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
$45 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Standard
$45 - $80
First
$55 - $130
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$130 - $230
Website
bahn.de
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$45 - $80
First
$55 - $130
Train from Basel Sbb to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
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
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Verona Porta Nuova Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
italotreno.it
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
14 h 16 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Passenger
$68
Motorcycle
$115
Vehicle
$126
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Duisburg to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
18 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Florence, Florence to Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from Firenze - Terminal Tramvia Villa Costanza to Roma - Autostazione Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Florence, Parcheggio Villa Costanza to Rome, Largo Mazzoni
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
regiojet.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Duisburg to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
14 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Strasbourg to Roma
Ave. Duration
16 h 42 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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Duisburg to Italy train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Roma Termini station.

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Air France, Alitalia, KLM and Lufthansa offer flights from Dusseldorf Airport to Milan Linate Airport.

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