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11 h 34 m
11 h 34 m
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It's difficult to get from Milan to Hamburg without changing at least once.
|Average train duration||11 h 34 min|
|Average train ticket price||£164 (€186)|
|Train frequency||2 a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn with connection, FlixTrain, ÖBB | Nightjet, Deutsche Bahn or Trenord|
Trains from Milan to Hamburg cover the 560 miles long route taking on average 11 h 34 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection, FlixTrain, ÖBB | Nightjet, Deutsche Bahn or Trenord. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £164, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £116. Travellers depart most frequently from Milano Centrale and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.
You can travel by train between Milan and Hamburg with ÖBB Nightjet and Deutsche Bahn for as low as £116. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
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 to Hamburg from 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.
One of the best ways to travel to Hamburg from Milan is by taking a train with ÖBB Nightjet. Omio helps you find the ideal ÖBB Nightjet train between Milan and Hamburg by showing you ÖBB Nightjet current train timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like luggage policy) and the best prices for this Milan to Hamburg route. You can expect to travel 560 miles (903 km) between Milan and Hamburg on a train with ÖBB Nightjet. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains from Milan to Hamburg, you can check straight away if the ÖBB Nightjet ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your ÖBB Nightjet train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip between Milan and Hamburg!
Travel by train between Milan, Italy and Hamburg, Germany is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 08/08/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Milan to Hamburg closer to your date of departure here.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Hamburg to Milan is: Fully open
Reentry to Italy is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
What are the entry requirements?
The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last verified on 28/07/2022. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Hamburg to Milan train here.
Some of the Milan train stations to Hamburg you can start your journey from include Milano Centrale, Milano Rogoredo and Milano Porta Garibaldi. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Hamburg include Hamburg Hbf, Hamburg-Altona and Hamburg-Harburg.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Milano Centrale and arriving in Hamburg Hbf.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Milano Centrale, is located 2.3 miles (3.7 km) from the city centre of Milan.
The most popular arrival train station, Hamburg Hbf, is located 1.8 miles (2.9 km) away from the city centre of Hamburg.
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