There are 8 ways to get from Milan to Friedrichshafen by train, ferry, 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  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Zuerich Hb Ec
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Schaffhausen 4 / ...
  3. Take the train from Schaffhausen to Friedrichshafen Stadt Ire

$85 - $130

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Zurich N177 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Friedrichshafen 006 / ...

$19 - $61

6 alternative options

Train, ferry  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Zuerich Hb Ec
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Romanshorn 8 / ...
  3. Take the ferry from Romanshorn Autoquai to Friedrichshafen Autoquai

$86 - $137

Bus, ferry  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Milán, Terminal Bus di Lampugnano to St.Gallen, Lagerstrasse Rj
  2. Take the ferry from Romanshorn Autoquai to Friedrichshafen Autoquai 166-Y

$28 - $58

Drive  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Milan to Friedrichshafen 221 miles

$50 - $80

Fly Milan Linate to Friedrichshafen  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Friedrichshafen (FDH) LIN - FDH

$76 - $396

Fly Milan Malpensa to Zurich, train, ferry  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Zurich (ZRH) MXP - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Romanshorn
  3. Take the ferry from Romanshorn Autoquai to Friedrichshafen Autoquai

$122 - $346

Fly Milan Malpensa to Stuttgart, bus, train  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Stuttgart (STR) MXP - STR
  2. Take the bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Ulm
  3. Take the train from Ulm Hbf to Friedrichshafen Stadt

$77 - $207

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

You can take a train from Milan to Friedrichshafen via Zuerich Hb, Zürich HB, and Schaffhausen in around 6 h 19 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Milan to Friedrichshafen via lampugnano m1, Milan, Milan, and Zurich in around 8 h 24 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Friedrichshafen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $440
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Schaffhausen
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Schaffhausen to Friedrichshafen Stadt
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Romanshorn
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Romanshorn
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Ulm Hbf to Friedrichshafen Stadt
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Milan, Milan to Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zurich to Friedrichshafen
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Ulm
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Milán, Terminal Bus di Lampugnano to Curych, Carparkplatz Sihlquai
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Bus from Milán, Terminal Bus di Lampugnano to St.Gallen, Lagerstrasse
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Ferry operators
BSB Ferries
Phone
+49 (0) 7531 3640-0
Email
info@bsb.de
Website
bsb.de
Ferry from Romanshorn Autoquai to Friedrichshafen Autoquai
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
bsb.de

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Milan and Friedrichshafen is 245 km. The road distance is 354 km.

The cheapest way to get from Milan to Friedrichshafen is to bus and ferry which costs 23€ - 50€ and takes 8 h 38 min.

The quickest way to get from Milan to Friedrichshafen is to drive which takes 3 h 59 min and costs 45€ - 70€.

No, there is no direct train from Milan to Friedrichshafen. However, there are services departing from Milano Centrale and arriving at Friedrichshafen Stadt via Zürich HB and Schaffhausen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 19 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Milan to Friedrichshafen. However, there are services departing from via orefici p.za cordusio and arriving at Friedrichshafen via Milan, Milan and Zurich. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 24 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 19 min to get from Milan to Friedrichshafen, including transfers.