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There are 11 ways to get from Milan to Germany by plane, subway, train, bus, night train, rideshare 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 Frankfurt  •  4h 11m

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Frankfurt (FRA) LIN - FRA

$91 - $301

Cheapest option

Fly Milan Malpensa to Munich, subway  •  4h 33m

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Munich (MUC) MXP - MUC
  2. Take the subway from München Nordfriedhof to München Marienplatz

$44 - $139

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Fly Milan Malpensa to Stuttgart  •  4h 13m

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Stuttgart (STR) MXP - STR

$45 - $162

Fly Milan Linate to Dusseldorf  •  4h 24m

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Dusseldorf (DUS) LIN - DUS

$50 - $214

Fly Milan Malpensa to Frankfurt  •  4h 24m

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Frankfurt (FRA) MXP - FRA

$102 - $275

Fly Milan Bergamo to Munich, subway  •  4h 41m

  1. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Munich (MUC) BGY - MUC
  2. Take the subway from München Nordfriedhof to München Marienplatz

$87 - $404

Train  •  12h 35m

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

$214 - $390

Bus  •  18h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Berlin, Berlin central bus station N95

$70 - $120

Train, night train  •  17h 18m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Zürich HB Eurocity / ...
  2. Take the night train from Zürich HB to Berlin Hbf Nj

$224 - $401

Rideshare  •  12h 30m

  1. Take the rideshare from Milan to Berlin 653.7 miles

$75

Drive  •  9h 59m

  1. Drive from Milan to Berlin 655.3 miles

$150 - $230

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The cheapest way to get from Milan to Germany is to fly and subway which costs 35€ - 130€ and takes 4h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Milan to Germany is to fly which costs 75€ - 270€ and takes 4h 11m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Milan to Germany. However, there are services departing from via orefici p.za cordusio and arriving at Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. via Milan, Milan, Berlin, Masurenallee/ZOB and S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 7m.

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No, there is no direct train from Milan to Germany. However, there are services departing from Milano Centrale and arriving at S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf via Basel SBB and S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 35m.

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The distance between Milan and Germany is 631 km. The road distance is 1048.5 km.

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The best way to get from Milan to Germany without a car is to train which takes 12h 35m and costs 180€ - 340€.

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It takes approximately 4h 11m to get from Milan to Germany, including transfers.

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

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Milan to Germany train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, depart from Milano Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Milan to Germany is to fly which takes 4h 11m and costs 75€ - 270€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 180€ - 340€ and takes 12h 35m, you could also bus, which costs 60€ - 110€ and takes 18h 7m.

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Map of how to get from Milan to Germany.
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  • Distance: 394.6 miles
  • Duration: 4h 11m

What companies run services between Milan, Italy and Germany?

Lufthansa and Alitalia fly from Milan to Frankfurt am Main every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Milan to Berlin via Basel SBB, Berlin Hbf, and S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof in around 12h 35m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $440
Flights from Milan Linate to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $300
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $1,400
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Milan Linate to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,500
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Milan Linate to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $200
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $150
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $1,400
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Train operators
MVV
Phone
+49 89 41 42 43 44
Website
mvv-muenchen.de
Subway from München Nordfriedhof to München Marienplatz
Ave. Duration
9m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
mvv-muenchen.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 Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$30 - $120
First
$75 - $190
Train from Milano Centrale to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$21 - $90
First
$55 - $140
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 Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$180 - $270
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Night train from Zürich HB to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
11h 54m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$200 - $310
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 Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
16h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Milan to Berlin
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Milan Linate Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Milan to Germany bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Berlin, Berlin central bus station.

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Milan to Germany train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Berlin Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan to Germany is 1048 km. It takes approximately 9h 59m to drive from Milan to Germany.

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Alitalia and Lufthansa offer flights from Milan Linate Airport to Frankfurt Airport.

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There are 238+ hotels available in Germany. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Milan and Germany. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Milan to Milan Linate Airport is to line 73 bus which takes 24m and costs 1€ - 2€.

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