There are 7 ways to get from Milan to Colmar by train, bus, car or plane

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  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB Eurocity / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Colmar

$53 - $151

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Basel, Basel central station N836 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Basel, Basel central station to Colmar N831 / ...

$24 - $44

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  9 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Milan Lampugnano Station to Basel
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Colmar

$52 - $77

Drive  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Milan to Colmar 256.3 miles

$60 - $90

Fly Milan Malpensa to Zurich, train  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Zurich (ZRH) MXP - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Colmar

$127 - $375

Fly Milan Linate to Basel, train  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Basel (BSL) LIN - BSL
  2. Take the train from St-Louis (Haut-Rhin) to Colmar

$100 - $362

Train to Lugano, fly to Zurich, train  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Lugano
  2. Fly from Lugano (LUG) to Zurich (ZRH) LUG - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  4. Take the train from Basel SBB to Colmar

$145 - $354

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The cheapest way to get from Milan to Colmar is to bus which costs 20€ - 40€ and takes 8 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Milan to Colmar is to drive which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 4 h 20 min.

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The distance between Milan and Colmar is 323 km. The road distance is 410.1 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 14 min to get from Milan to Colmar, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Milan to Colmar. However, there are services departing from Milano Centrale and arriving at Colmar via Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 14 min.

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The nearest airport to Colmar is Basel (BSL) Airport which is 54.8 km away. Other nearby airports include Strasbourg (SXB) (55.6 km), Karlsruhe/Baden Baden (FKB) (94.7 km), Zurich (ZRH) (114.1 km) and Stuttgart (STR) (151.7 km).

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Map of how to get from Milan to Colmar.
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  • Distance: 201.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 14 min

What companies run services between Milan, Italy and Colmar, France?

You can take a train from Milan to Colmar via Basel SBB in around 5 h 14 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Milan to Colmar via Lampugnano, Milan, Milan, and Basel, Basel central station in around 8 h 4 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Flights from Lugano to Zurich
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Lugano to Zurich
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Basel via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Basel via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Basel via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Basel via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Train operators
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$30 - $120
First
$75 - $190
Train from Milano Centrale to Lugano
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $28
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$26 - $28
First
$38
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Colmar
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $27
1st Class
$40 - $41
SNCF
Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from St-Louis (Haut-Rhin) to Colmar
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $24
1st Class
$21 - $35
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 Milan, Milan to Basel, Basel central station
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Basel, Basel central station to Colmar
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Milan Lampugnano Station to Basel
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Book at
eurolines.ch
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Mailand Lampugnano to Basel Station Sbb
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
globtour.com

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