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There are 11 ways to get from Milan to Phantasialand by plane, train, bus, night bus or car

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Fly Milan Linate to Dusseldorf, train

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Dusseldorf (DUS)
  2. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Bruehl

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Bus to Milan Bergamo, fly to Cologne Bonn

  1. Take the bus from Milan Centrale to Bergamo Airport Bus Station
  2. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Cologne Bonn (CGN)

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Fly Milan Malpensa to Cologne Bonn, train, bus

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Cologne Bonn (CGN)
  2. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Bruehl
  3. Take the bus from Brühl Bf to Brühl Phantasialand

Fly Milan Malpensa to Dusseldorf, train

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Dusseldorf (DUS)
  2. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Bruehl

Fly Milan Linate to Frankfurt, train

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Frankfurt (FRA)
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt to Köln Deutz Messe/Deutz Bf

Fly Milan Linate to Brussels, train

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Brussels (BRU)
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nord to Koeln Hbf

Train

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Take the train from Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof to Köln Hbf

Train via Zürich

  1. Take the train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Como S.Giovanni
  2. Take the train from Como S. Giovanni to Zürich HB
  3. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Bonn Hbf

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Milan to Bonn Gronau UN Campus Bf

Night bus, bus, train

  1. Take the night bus from Milan to Karlsruhe central train station
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe central train station to Coblenz central train station
  3. Take the train from Koblenz Hauptbahnhof to Brühl Bf

Drive

  1. Drive from Milan to Phantasialand

Milan to Phantasialand by train, bus and walk

The journey time between Milan and Phantasialand is around 9h 50m and covers a distance of around 882 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 5m. Operated by Trenitalia EuroCity, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) and others, the Milan to Phantasialand service departs from Milano Centrale and arrives in Phantasialand. Typically seven services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

7 Weekly Services
9h 50m Average Duration
€160 Cheapest Price
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International entry into Germany from Italy

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Conditions of entry into Germany from Italy

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
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  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Germany from Italy.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Phantasialand is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Phantasialand is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Phantasialand is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Italy from Germany.

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Last updated: 18 May 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Milan to Phantasialand is to bus which costs €40 - €55 and takes 15h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Milan to Phantasialand is to bus and fly which costs €27 - €160 and takes 6h 2m.

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The distance between Milan and Phantasialand is 617 km. The road distance is 811.3 km.

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The best way to get from Milan to Phantasialand without a car is to train which takes 9h 50m and costs €160 - €350.

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It takes approximately 6h 4m to get from Milan to Phantasialand, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Milan to Phantasialand is to train which takes 9h 50m and costs €160 - €350. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €40 - €55 and takes 15h 30m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan to Phantasialand is 811 km. It takes approximately 7h 37m to drive from Milan to Phantasialand.

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

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There are 496+ hotels available in Phantasialand. Prices start at €87 per night.

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  • Distance: 617.4 km
  • Duration: 6h 4m

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

You can take a train from Milan to Phantasialand via Mannheim Hbf, Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof, Koeln Hbf, Bruehl, Brühl Bf, and Brühl Phantasialand in around 9h 50m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Milan to Bonn Gronau UN Campus Bf twice daily. Tickets cost €40 - €50 and the journey takes 12h 35m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €400
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Cologne Bonn via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€120 - €390
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €440
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €440
Flights from Milan Linate to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €380
Flights from Milan Linate to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€95 - €420
Flights from Milan Linate to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €310
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €250
Flights from Milan Linate to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €370
Flights from Milan Linate to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €270
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€21 - €200
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €470
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€14 - €160
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €370
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dusseldorf via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €470
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Cologne Bonn via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€21 - €200
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €480
Train operators
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Bruehl
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€12 - €16
Website
National Express Rail
Train from Koeln Hbf to Bruehl
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
National Express Rail
Train from Koblenz Hauptbahnhof to Brühl Bf
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€17 - €22
Website
National Express Rail
TRANS REGIO Deutsche Regionalbahn GmbH
Phone
+49-261-98887070
Email
service@trans-regio.de
Website
mittelrheinbahn.de
Train from Koeln Hbf to Bruehl
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
TRANS REGIO Deutsche Regionalbahn GmbH
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Bruehl
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€13 - €17
Website
TRANS REGIO Deutsche Regionalbahn GmbH
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt to Köln Deutz Messe/Deutz Bf
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€120 - €280
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
€120 - €170
1st Class
€200 - €280
Train from Como S.Giovanni to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€45 - €120
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
€45 - €65
1st Class
€85 - €120
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€70 - €130
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Como S. Giovanni to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€60 - €120
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zuerich Hb to Bonn Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€150 - €270
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
ÖBB Intercity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€30 - €50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Como S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
Trenord
Bus operators
Stadtwerke Brühl
Phone
02232 702-0
Email
info@stadtwerke-bruehl.de
Website
stadtwerke-bruehl.de
Bus from Brühl Bf to Brühl Phantasialand
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stadtwerke Brühl
Autostradale
Phone
+39 02 3008 9000
Email
info@autostradale.it
Website
autostradale.it
Bus from Milan Centrale to Bergamo Airport Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Autostradale
Website
Autostradale
TerraVision IT
Email
customerservices@terravision.eu
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Milan Centrale Piazza Luigi di Savoia to Bergamo Airport Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€6 - €10
Website
TerraVision IT
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Milan to Bonn Gronau UN Campus Bf
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€40 - €50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Milan to Karlsruhe central train station
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€27 - €35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Karlsruhe central train station to Coblenz central train station
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€12 - €15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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