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from Düsseldorf to Milan

You can get from Düsseldorf to Milan by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Düsseldorf to Milan on 18 Oct we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:25Cologne/Bonn Airport1h30 07:55Milan Malpensa Airport
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£401One-way
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06:25Cologne/Bonn Airport1h30 07:55Milan Malpensa Airport
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£401One-way
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18:50Dusseldorf Airport1h25 20:15Milan Linate Airport
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£741One-way
18:35Dusseldorf Airport1h30 20:05Milan Malpensa Airport
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£1631One-way
16:50Dusseldorf Airport5h45 22:35Milan Malpensa Airport
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£1741One-way

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Mon
18 Oct
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£40Flixbus
£40Tuifly
Tue
19 Oct
£60Deutsche Bahn
£44Flixbus
£12Malta Air
Wed
20 Oct
£62Deutsche Bahn
£35Flixbus
£12Malta Air
Thu
21 Oct
£62Deutsche Bahn
£31Flixbus
£12Malta Air
Fri
22 Oct
£75Deutsche Bahn
£26Flixbus
£14Malta Air
Sat
23 Oct
£60Deutsche Bahn
£81BlaBlaCar Bus
£14Malta Air
Sun
24 Oct
£55Deutsche Bahn
£90BlaBlaCar Bus
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Mon
25 Oct
£60Deutsche Bahn
£40Flixbus
£14Malta Air
Tue
26 Oct
£60Deutsche Bahn
£46BlaBlaCar Bus
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Wed
27 Oct
£66Deutsche Bahn
£72BlaBlaCar Bus
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Thu
28 Oct
£60Deutsche Bahn
£35Flixbus
£33Eurowings
Fri
29 Oct
£66Deutsche Bahn
£40Flixbus
£105Alitalia
Sat
30 Oct
£92Deutsche Bahn
£35Flixbus
£43Malta Air
Sun
31 Oct
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£40Flixbus
£11Malta Air
Mon
1 Nov
£60Deutsche Bahn
£35Flixbus
£9Malta Air
Tue
2 Nov
£60Deutsche Bahn
£72BlaBlaCar Bus
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Thu
4 Nov
£84Deutsche Bahn
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£14Malta Air
Fri
5 Nov
£60Deutsche Bahn
£38Flixbus
£19Malta Air
Sat
6 Nov
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£81BlaBlaCar Bus
£9Malta Air

Travel Information to Milan from Düsseldorf

distanceDistance412 miles (664 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£24 - £200
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £24 • 1 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £24 • 1 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Malta Air or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 412 miles (664 km) by coach, flight or train between Düsseldorf and Milan. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £24. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus, Malta Air or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Düsseldorf to Milan.

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FAQs
Is international travel between Düsseldorf, Germany and Milan, Italy allowed?

Travel between Düsseldorf, Germany and Milan, Italy is: Partially open.

Can travellers from Germany enter Italy?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Milan from Düsseldorf?

Conditions of entry into Italy:

  • 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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Milan, Italy?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Italy has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 17/10/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip between Düsseldorf and Milan.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Düsseldorf, Germany from Milan, Italy?

Return travel to Düsseldorf, Germany from Italy is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Germany from Italy?

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

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Germany from Italy?

Requirements for reentering Germany:

  • 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 requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Germany?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in Germany to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Düsseldorf, Germany was last verified on 16/10/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Düsseldorf from Milan.

How do you get from Düsseldorf to Milan?

There are 3 ways that you can travel between Düsseldorf and Milan. You can take a coach, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel from Düsseldorf to Milan?

The cheapest way from Düsseldorf to Milan is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around £24 compared to other travel options to Milan:

A flight is £12 less than a coach for this route with tickets for a coach from Düsseldorf to Milan costing on average £35.

A flight is generally £176 less than a train for the same route. A train costs on average £200 from Düsseldorf to Milan.

What is the quickest way from Düsseldorf to Milan?

The fastest way to get to Milan from Düsseldorf is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 20 min.

There are alternative travel options to Milan that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Milan by coach can take on average 13 h 50 min.

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 9 h 3 min.

How far is Milan from Düsseldorf?

The distance from Düsseldorf to Milan is approximately 412 miles (664 km).

How many services a day are there between Düsseldorf and Milan?

The average frequency per day from Düsseldorf to Milan is:

  • Around 4 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Düsseldorf and Milan as scheduled services by coach, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Düsseldorf to Milan?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Düsseldorf to Milan:

  • Most travellers who buy a coach ticket from Düsseldorf to Milan depart from Düsseldorf, ZOB am Hbf to Milan, Stazione Centrale.
  • Most travellers who book a plane ticket from Düsseldorf to Milan depart from Dusseldorf Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport.
  • Most travellers board their train from Düsseldorf Hbf and arrive in Milano Centrale.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Düsseldorf to Milan?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Düsseldorf to Milan:

  • You can travel between Düsseldorf and Milan by coach with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £35 with Flixbus from Düsseldorf to Milan.
  • You can take a flight from Düsseldorf to Milan with Malta Air. Cheap tickets can be found for £24 with Malta Air from Düsseldorf to Milan.
  • You can travel from Düsseldorf to Milan by train with Deutsche Bahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £200 with Deutsche Bahn from Düsseldorf to Milan.
What is another destination I should add to my tour from Düsseldorf to Milan?
Omio customers who travel from Düsseldorf to Milan often also extend their holiday to go to Rome, Paris or Naples. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Milan and these popular destinations at a great price.
How far in advance should I book tickets from Düsseldorf to Milan online to get the best deals?

Before travelling from Düsseldorf to Milan, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket for this journey is on average £35 one way.
  • The price of a plane ticket for this journey is on average £24 one way.
  • The price of a train ticket is on average £200 one way for this journey.

But we recommend booking Düsseldorf to Milan tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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