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Train Information to Hamburg from Milan

distanceDistance560 miles (903 km)
durationAverage train duration11 h 26 min
priceAverage train ticket price£126 (€143)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn or ÖBB | Nightjet

Trains from Milan to Hamburg cover the 560 miles (903 km) long trip taking on average 11 h 26 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB | Nightjet. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £70, but the average price of train tickets is £126. Travellers depart most frequently from Milano Centrale and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.

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Travel with Deutsche Bahn from Milan to Hamburg

Deutsche Bahn trains will get you from Milan to Hamburg from £70. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Deutsche Bahn

Travel 560 miles (903 km) in comfort with Deutsche Bahn (DB) from Milan to Hamburg. Check the DB train timetable for your trip between Milan and Hamburg on Omio and then book DB tickets online quickly, easily and safely. For a Deutsche Bahn ticket between Milan and Hamburg you can pay as low as £123.

Deutsche Bahn is the main operator of Germany’s train services and makes an average of 40, 000 train journeys domestically and internationally every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn includes its wide range of ticket types, savings offers such as the Super Saver fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use at Omio.

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, toilets are standard amenities, but other services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Operator ticket policies for COVID

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Milan to Hamburg
Travel by train to Hamburg easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Milan to Hamburg.
FAQs
Am I allowed to travel by train from Milan, Italy to Hamburg, Germany?

Travel between Milan, Italy and Hamburg, Germany by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Germany from Italy?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Germany from Milan?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Hamburg, Germany?

When travelling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 25/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Milan and Hamburg before travelling.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Milan, Italy from Hamburg, Germany?

The restriction level for your return train to Milan, Italy from Hamburg is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Milan from Hamburg restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Italy from Hamburg?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Milan, Italy?

The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 25/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Milan from Hamburg closer to your date of departure here.

What is the cost of cheap trains to Hamburg from Milan?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train between Milan and Hamburg for as little as £70  in the next 7 days.
What is the average price of train tickets from Milan to Hamburg?
If you’re looking to purchase tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Milan to Hamburg train prices are on average £126  one way.
What is the distance between Milan and Hamburg via train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Milan to Hamburg via train to be approximately 560 miles (903 km).
How long is the train between Milan and Hamburg?
While the time it takes to travel 560 miles (903 km) from Milan to Hamburg can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Milan to Hamburg is on average 11 h 26 min.
What station does the Milan to Hamburg train leave from? Which Hamburg train station do I come into from Milan?

There are a few train stations in Milan to start your route from including Milano Centrale, Milano Rogoredo and Milano Porta Garibaldi. In Hamburg you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Hamburg Hbf, Hamburg-Altona and Hamburg-Harburg.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Milano Centrale   and arrive in Hamburg Hbf.

Where is the departure train station in Milan located? Where is the arrival train station in Hamburg located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Milano Centrale, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city centre of Milan. The most popular arrival train station in Hamburg, called Hamburg Hbf, is located around 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from its city centre.

What train companies offer a service from Milan to Hamburg?
For the best Milan to Hamburg train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn or ÖBB | Nightjet. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from Milan to Hamburg to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many train services per day are there between Milan and Hamburg?
The average number of trains departing Milan for Hamburg is 7 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When can I take the first train from Milan to Hamburg? When can I take the last train for the day?
The first train from Milan to Hamburg leaves at 09: 20   and the last train for this leaves at 21: 25. Omio shows you the latest train from Milan to Hamburg schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
When should I book Milan Hamburg train tickets to score the best deals?
If you buy Milan to Hamburg train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £126. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Milan and Hamburg. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Milan
Hamburg
Milano Centrale is the most popular Milan railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Milan for your journey to Hamburg.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 05: 50 - 22: 20
Connections to/from station
Train lines: FR, FB, EC, Thello, XP2, R28, IC, ICN, RV, R, Regio, Italo
Tram lines: 1
Bus lines: 5, 9, 10, 42, 81, 87, 152, 728, N26, NM2, NM3, Air Bus, Orio Shuttle
Metro lines: M2 (green), M3 (yellow)
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
Connections to/from station
Metro lines: M2, M5
Bus lines: 43, 56, 70, 94
Train lines: R21, R31, S1, S11, S2, S5, S7, S8