The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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10 h 19 m
10 h 35 m
Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave Dortmund for Milan every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||424 miles (684 km)|
|Average train duration||10 h 8 min|
|Average train ticket price||£158 (€179)|
|Train frequency||2 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 2 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Dortmund to Milan cover the 424 miles (684 km) long journey taking on average 10 h 8 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £158, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £93. Travellers depart most frequently from Dortmund Hbf and arrive in Milano Centrale.
Deutsche Bahn trains will get you to Milan from Dortmund from £93. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main operator of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train between Dortmund and Milan. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Travel by train between Dortmund, Germany and Milan, Italy is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 19/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Milan from Dortmund closer to your date of departure here.
The restriction level for your return train to Dortmund, Germany from Milan is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 20/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Dortmund from Milan closer to your date of departure here.
Some of the Dortmund train stations to Milan you can start your journey from include Dortmund Hbf, Dortmund-Germania and Dortmund-Hörde. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Milan include Milano Centrale, Milano Rogoredo and Milano Porta Garibaldi.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Dortmund Hbf and arriving in Milano Centrale.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Dortmund Hbf, which is located around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Milano Centrale, located 2.3 miles (3.7 km) away from the city centre.
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