There are 10 ways to get from Kaiserslautern to Italy by train, plane, bus, night bus, night train 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

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly to Milan Linate  •  5 h 17 min

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

$118 - $340

Cheapest option

Bus  •  20 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Kaiserslautern to Karlsruhe N236
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Rome N77

$80 - $135

8 alternative options

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly to Bologna  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Bologna (BLQ) FRA - BLQ

$119 - $373

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly to Florence  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Florence (FLR) FRA - FLR

$128 - $405

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly to Turin  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Turin (TRN) FRA - TRN

$131 - $361

Train, train to Luxembourg, fly to Milan Linate  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Saarbrücken Hbf
  2. Take the train from Saarbrücken Hbf to Luxembourg
  3. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Milan Linate (LIN) LUX - LIN

$109 - $514

Train  •  11 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale Ec
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini Fr

$211 - $383

Bus, night bus  •  21 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Kaiserslautern Hertelsbrunnenring to Karlsruhe
  2. Take the night bus from Karlsruhe to Strasbourg
  3. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Roma

$123 - $200

Train, night train  •  18 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to München Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the night train from Muenchen Hbf to Roma Termini En

$124 - $313

Drive  •  11 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Kaiserslautern to Rome 774.2 miles

$180 - $270

What companies run services between Kaiserslautern, Germany and Italy?

You can take a train from Kaiserslautern to Rome via Mannheim Hbf, Basel SBB, Milano Centrale, Roma Termini, and Termini in around 11 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kaiserslautern to Rome via Karlsruhe, Rome, and Staz.Ne Tiburtina in around 20 h 52 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $310
Flights from Frankfurt to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $340
Flights from Frankfurt to Turin
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Turin via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Luxembourg to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Frankfurt to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Turin
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Turin via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,700 - $3,400
Flights from Luxembourg to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Luxembourg to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $26
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$23 - $26
Train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Saarbrücken Hbf to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$23 - $110
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $24
1st Class
$34 - $38
Train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $25
1st Class
$35 - $39
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 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Roma Termini Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Night train from Muenchen Hbf to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
13 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $170
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$140 - $170
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Kaiserslautern to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Karlsruhe to Rome
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Turancar
Website
turancar.sk
Bus from Kaiserslautern Hertelsbrunnenring to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
turancar.sk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Night bus from Karlsruhe to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Strasbourg to Roma
Ave. Duration
16 h 42 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kaiserslautern and Italy is 846 km. The road distance is 1239 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kaiserslautern to Italy is to bus which costs 65€ - 110€ and takes 20 h 52 min.

The quickest way to get from Kaiserslautern to Italy is to train and fly which takes 5 h 17 min and costs 95€ - 280€.

No, there is no direct bus from Kaiserslautern to Italy. However, there are services departing from Kaiserslautern and arriving at P.Le Tiburtino via Karlsruhe and Staz.Ne Tiburtina. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 52 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 17 min to get from Kaiserslautern to Italy, including transfers.