There are 11 ways to get from Milan to Bielefeld 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 Milan Malpensa to Paderborn, train  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Paderborn (PAD) MXP - PAD
  2. Take the train from Paderborn Hbf to Bielefeld Hbf

$188 - $627

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  18 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Dortmund N07
  2. Take the bus from Dortmund ZOB to Bielefeld Hauptbahnhof N30

$68 - $152

9 alternative options

Fly Milan Linate to Dusseldorf, train  •  6 h 42 min

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

$102 - $285

Fly Milan Malpensa to Cologne/Bonn Apt, train  •  6 h 44 min

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

$105 - $321

Fly Milan Malpensa to Dusseldorf, train  •  7 h 1 min

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

$103 - $290

Fly Milan Bergamo to Cologne/Bonn Apt, train  •  6 h 47 min

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

$80 - $240

Fly Milan Linate to Frankfurt, train  •  7 h 20 min

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

$162 - $407

Train via Basel SBB  •  11 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB Ec
  2. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Köln Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Bielefeld Hbf Ice

$241 - $383

Train Trenitalia  •  12 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Mannheim Hbf Ece
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Bielefeld Hbf Ic / ...

$239 - $386

Bus Eurolines FR  •  31 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Milan to Strasbourg
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Bielefeld

$164 - $244

Drive  •  8 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Milan to Bielefeld 589.3 miles

$140 - $210

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

You can take a train from Milan to Bielefeld via Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bf, and Köln Hbf in around 11 h 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Milan to Bielefeld via lampugnano m1, Milan, Milan, Dortmund, and Dortmund ZOB in around 18 h 30 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Paderborn via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Paderborn via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Paderborn via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Paderborn via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Milan Linate to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Milan Linate to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dusseldorf via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dusseldorf via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Milan Linate to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $240
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$25 - $240
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Paderborn Hbf to Bielefeld Hbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Bielefeld Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Bielefeld Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Bielefeld Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Milan, Milan to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Dortmund ZOB to Bielefeld Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $55
Website
eurolines.de
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Milan to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Strasbourg to Bielefeld
Ave. Duration
20 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Milan to Bielefeld?

The distance between Milan and Bielefeld is 729 km. The road distance is 943 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Milan to Bielefeld?

The cheapest way to get from Milan to Bielefeld is to fly and train which costs 65€ - 200€ and takes 6 h 47 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Milan to Bielefeld?

The quickest way to get from Milan to Bielefeld is to fly and train which takes 6 h 42 min and costs 80€ - 240€.

Is there a direct train between Milan and Bielefeld?

No, there is no direct train from Milan to Bielefeld. However, there are services departing from Milano Centrale and arriving at Bielefeld Hbf via Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bf and Köln Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 29 min.

Is there a direct bus between Milan and Bielefeld?

No, there is no direct bus from Milan to Bielefeld. However, there are services departing from via orefici p.za cordusio and arriving at Bielefeld Hauptbahnhof via Milan, Milan and Dortmund ZOB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 30 min.

How long does it take to get from Milan to Bielefeld?

It takes approximately 7 h 24 min to get from Milan to Bielefeld, including transfers.