There are 12 ways to get from Milan to Dortmund Hbf 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.

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Fly Milan Linate to Dusseldorf, train  •  5 h 14 min

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

$71 - $239

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Bus  •  15 h 55 min

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

$57 - $97

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Fly Milan Malpensa to Dusseldorf, train  •  5 h 36 min

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

$72 - $243

Fly Milan Malpensa to Cologne/Bonn Apt, train  •  5 h 48 min

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

$89 - $300

Fly Milan Linate to Frankfurt, train  •  6 h 8 min

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

$99 - $392

Fly Milan Bergamo to Cologne/Bonn Apt, train  •  6 h 27 min

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

$64 - $222

Fly Milan Malpensa to Frankfurt, train  •  6 h 25 min

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

$110 - $366

Train to Zurich, fly to Cologne/Bonn Apt, train  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Zuerich Hb
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) ZRH - CGN
  3. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Dortmund Hbf

$130 - $317

Train Trenitalia  •  10 h 4 min

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

$163 - $358

Train Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)  •  10 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB Eurocity / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Dortmund Hbf Ice

$154 - $310

Drive, train  •  9 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Milan to Lörrach Hbf
  2. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Dortmund Hbf Ice

$173 - $267

Drive  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Milan to Dortmund Hbf 552.9 miles

$130 - $200

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The cheapest way to get from Milan to Dortmund Hbf is to bus which costs 45€ - 85€ and takes 15 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Milan to Dortmund Hbf is to fly and train which costs 60€ - 210€ and takes 5 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Milan to Dortmund Hbf. However, there are services departing from via orefici p.za cordusio and arriving at Dortmund via Milan, Milan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Milan to Dortmund Hbf. However, there are services departing from Milano Centrale and arriving at Dortmund Hbf via Mannheim Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 4 min.

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The distance between Milan and Dortmund Hbf is 685 km. The road distance is 884.6 km.

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The best way to get from Milan to Dortmund Hbf without a car is to train which takes 10 h 4 min and costs 130€ - 310€.

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

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Milan to Dortmund Hbf bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Milan, Milan station.

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Milan to Dortmund Hbf train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Milano Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Milan to Dortmund Hbf is to train which takes 10 h 4 min and costs 130€ - 310€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 45€ - 85€ and takes 15 h 55 min.

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Map of how to get from Milan to Dortmund Hbf.
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  • Distance: 428.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 14 min

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

You can take a train from Milan to Dortmund Hbf via Mannheim Hbf in around 10 h 4 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Milan to Dortmund Hbf once daily. Tickets cost $55 - $95 and the journey takes 14 h 35 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
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 Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 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 Malpensa to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Milan Linate to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
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 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
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Zurich to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Zurich to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
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
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 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 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Frankfurt via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,400
Train operators
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 Düsseldorf Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$22 - $110
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $29
Schedules at
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 Milano Centrale to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
orario.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
$80 - $200
Trenitalia

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 Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $250
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 Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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.

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 Dortmund
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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

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Milan to Dortmund Hbf bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Dortmund station.

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Milan to Dortmund Hbf train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Dortmund Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan to Dortmund Hbf is 885 km. It takes approximately 8 h 25 min to drive from Milan to Dortmund Hbf.

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

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There are 330+ hotels available in Dortmund Hbf. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Milan to Milan Linate Airport is to line 73 bus which takes 20 min and costs 1€ - 2€.

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