There are 12 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  •  4 h 8 min

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

$91 - $301

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Fly Milan Malpensa to Stuttgart  •  4 h 13 min

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

$45 - $162

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Fly Milan Linate to Dusseldorf  •  4 h 20 min

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

$50 - $214

Fly Milan Malpensa to Frankfurt  •  4 h 25 min

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

$102 - $275

Fly Milan Malpensa to Munich, subway  •  4 h 32 min

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

$57 - $152

Line 2 subway to Milan Bergamo, fly to Munich, subway  •  5 h 6 min

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

$100 - $414

Train  •  12 h 34 min

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

$215 - $402

Train, bus  •  17 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Lambrate to Verona Porta Nuova Re_6 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Verona Stazione Verona Porta Nuova to Berlin ZOB

$79 - $141

Bus  •  18 h 7 min

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

$70 - $120

Train, night train  •  17 h 18 min

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

$224 - $412

Rideshare  •  12 h 30 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Milan to Berlin 653.7 miles

$76

Drive  •  9 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Milan to Berlin 655.3 miles

$150 - $230

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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 18 h 7 min.

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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 12 h 34 min.

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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 12 h 34 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 8 min 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 4 h 8 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 12 h 34 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 18 h 7 min.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Milan to Germany.
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  • Distance: 394.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 8 min

What companies run services between Milan, Italy and Germany?

Lufthansa and Alitalia fly from Milan to Frankfurt am Main every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Milan to Berlin via Basel SBB, Berlin Hbf, and S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof in around 12 h 34 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 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
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 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 Milan Malpensa to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $1,400
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Milan Linate to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $200
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Milan Linate to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
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
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $150
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $1,400
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
MVV
Phone
+49 89 41 42 43 44
Website
mvv-muenchen.de
Subway from München Nordfriedhof to München Marienplatz
Ave. Duration
9 min
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
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$30 - $120
First
$80 - $190
Train from Milano Centrale to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$22 - $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
7 h 20 min
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
11 h 54 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$200 - $320
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Lambrate to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$19 - $23
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.

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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
16 h
Frequency
Once daily
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
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$76
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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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 9 h 59 min 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 241+ hotels available in Germany. Prices start at $52 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 20 min and costs .

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