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Overview: Train from Milan to Karlsruhe

distanceDistance247 miles (398 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 7 min
priceAverage train ticket price£64 (€72)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Milan to Karlsruhe cover the 247 miles (398 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 7 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £64, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £44. Travellers depart most frequently from Milano Centrale and arrive in Karlsruhe Hbf.

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Deutsche Bahn trains Milan to Karlsruhe

Travel from Milan to Karlsruhe from £44 with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip for you.

Deutsche Bahn

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 Karlsruhe 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.

Milan to Karlsruhe train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 36 min
  • Average Price: £44
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 1 a day

When purchasing your Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Milan to Karlsruhe, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

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

Travel Tips

Trains from Milan to Karlsruhe
Travel by train to Karlsruhe 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 Karlsruhe.
FAQs
Is travel by train currently allowed from Milan, Italy to Karlsruhe, Germany?

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

Can I enter Germany from Italy?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

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

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

All travellers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 07/12/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Karlsruhe from Milan as this information can change.

What restrictions are there on reentering Italy from Karlsruhe, Germany?

Return travel from Germany to Italy is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Milan from Karlsruhe?

Entry into Italy is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 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:

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

Last checked on 07/12/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Milan from Karlsruhe.

What is the price of the cheapest train to Karlsruhe from Milan?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Milan to Karlsruhe for the next 7 days starting from £44  one way.
What is the cost of a train ticket from Milan to Karlsruhe on average?
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Milan to Karlsruhe train price to come in at an average of £64  one way.
How many miles is it from Milan to Karlsruhe by train?
You should expect to travel around 247 miles (398 km)  to Karlsruhe from Milan by train.
How many hours does it take from Milan to Karlsruhe by train?
On average the train from Milan to Karlsruhe duration is 6 h 7 min  for the 247 miles (398 km) long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
What station does the Milan to Karlsruhe train leave from? Which Karlsruhe train station do I come into from Milan?

Some of the Milan train stations to Karlsruhe you can start your journey from include Milano Centrale, Milano Rogoredo and Milano Porta Garibaldi. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Karlsruhe include Karlsruhe Hbf, Karlsruhe-Durlach and Karlsruhe-Knielingen.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Milano Centrale   and arriving in Karlsruhe Hbf.

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

Passengers board their train most frequently from Milano Centrale and travel around 1.7 miles (2.8 km) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Karlsruhe Hbf and need to travel approximately 1 mile (1.6 km) from the train station to the city centre in Karlsruhe.

What train providers offer a service from Milan to Karlsruhe?
When taking a train from Milan to Karlsruhe, you can count on Deutsche Bahn for the best way to get you to Karlsruhe. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Milan and Karlsruhe and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
How many train services per day are there from Milan to Karlsruhe?
The average number of trains departing Milan for Karlsruhe is 3 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When can I take the first train from Milan to Karlsruhe? When can I take the last train for the day?
If you prefer early morning trains from Milan to Karlsruhe, the first train leaves at 10: 20. If you prefer late night trains from Milan to Karlsruhe, the last train of the day leaves at 10: 20. Omio shows you the latest train from Milan to Karlsruhe times to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
How far in advance should I buy a train ticket between Milan and Karlsruhe to get the best deals?
You can find a train from Milan to Karlsruhe to cost on average £64 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Milan to Karlsruhe train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Milan
Karlsruhe
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 Karlsruhe.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+39 892021
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 05: 50 - 22: 20
Public transport options for Milano Centrale
Metro lines: M2 (green), M3 (yellow)
Tram lines: 1
Bus lines: 5, 9, 10, 42, 81, 87, 152, 728, N26, NM2, NM3, Air Bus, Orio Shuttle
Train lines: FR, FB, EC, Thello, XP2, R28, IC, ICN, RV, R, Regio, Italo
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+39 892021
Public transport options for Milano Porta Garibaldi
Metro lines: M2, M5
Bus lines: 43, 56, 70, 94
Train lines: R21, R31, S1, S11, S2, S5, S7, S8