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from Milan to Karlsruhe

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

Our recommendation

To get from Milan to Karlsruhe on 5 Dec we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

11:20Milan Centrale6h07 17:27Karlsruhe Hbf
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£711One-way
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11:20Milan Centrale6h07 17:27Karlsruhe Hbf
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£711One-way
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11:20Milan Centrale7h01 18:21Karlsruhe Hbf
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£1361One-way

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Sat
4 Dec
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£79BlaBlaCar Bus
Sun
5 Dec
£71Deutsche Bahn
£23Flixbus
Mon
6 Dec
£62Deutsche Bahn
£25Flixbus
Tue
7 Dec
£54Deutsche Bahn
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Wed
8 Dec
£62Deutsche Bahn
£87BlaBlaCar Bus
Thu
9 Dec
£45Deutsche Bahn
£21Flixbus
Fri
10 Dec
£54Deutsche Bahn
£21Flixbus
Sat
11 Dec
£45Deutsche Bahn
£23Flixbus
Sun
12 Dec
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£23Flixbus
Wed
15 Dec
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£23Flixbus
Thu
16 Dec
£89Deutsche Bahn
£23Flixbus
Fri
17 Dec
£71Deutsche Bahn
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Sat
18 Dec
£71Deutsche Bahn
£34Flixbus
Sun
19 Dec
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£25Flixbus
Tue
21 Dec
£54Deutsche Bahn
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Wed
22 Dec
£125Deutsche Bahn
£38Flixbus
Thu
23 Dec
£125Deutsche Bahn
£38Flixbus
Fri
24 Dec
£89Deutsche Bahn
£29Flixbus

Travel Information from Milan to Karlsruhe

distanceDistance247 miles (398 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£29 - £62
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £29 • 7 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £62 • 6 h 8 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a coach or train to travel 247 miles (398 km) to Karlsruhe from Milan. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 6 h 8 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £29. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Milan to Karlsruhe.

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FAQs
What are the international travel restrictions for Germany due to COVID-19 if I’m travelling between Milan and Karlsruhe?

International travel from Milan, Italy to Karlsruhe, Germany is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany if coming from Italy?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Karlsruhe if travelling 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 measures do I need to follow in Karlsruhe, Germany due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Germany must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 03/12/2021; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey between Milan and Karlsruhe.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Milan, Italy from Karlsruhe, Germany?

The current restriction level for returning to Milan, Italy from Germany is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Milan, Italy from Karlsruhe, Germany?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Milan from Karlsruhe?

  • 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

Which rules do I need to follow in Milan, Italy regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Italy must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 04/12/2021. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Milan from Karlsruhe here.

What are my Milan to Karlsruhe travel options?

You can travel to Karlsruhe from Milan 2 different ways: coach or train.

How do I get from Milan to Karlsruhe the cheapest way?

The cheapest way from Milan to Karlsruhe is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £29 compared to other travel options to Karlsruhe:

A coach is generally £33 less than a train for the same trip. A train costs on average £62 from Milan to Karlsruhe.

What is the quickest way from Milan to Karlsruhe?

The fastest way to get to Karlsruhe from Milan is by train with an average travel time of 6 h 8 min.

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

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 7 h 45 min.

What is the distance from Milan to Karlsruhe?

The distance from Milan to Karlsruhe is approximately 247 miles (398 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Milan to Karlsruhe is:

  • 3 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Milan to Karlsruhe as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When going from Milan to Karlsruhe, where do I depart from Milan and where do I arrive in Karlsruhe?

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

  • Most travellers who book a coach ticket from Milan to Karlsruhe depart from Milan, Stazione Centrale to Karlsruhe, Hinterm Hauptbahnhof.
  • Most travellers board their train from Milano Centrale and arrive in Karlsruhe Hbf.
Which travel companies can take me from Milan to Karlsruhe?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Milan to Karlsruhe, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Karlsruhe by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Milan to Karlsruhe tickets on Omio for £29.
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn for trains to Karlsruhe. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Deutsche Bahn Milan to Karlsruhe tickets on Omio for £62.
Can I travel directly to Karlsruhe from Milan?

Yes, there are direct routes from Milan to Karlsruhe with the following travel companies:

  • You can find direct coaches per day to take to Karlsruhe with Flixbus.
  • You can check for a direct train to Karlsruhe with Deutsche Bahn with 3 direct trains per day.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Karlsruhe tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this journey.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Karlsruhe from Milan?
Your journey from Milan to Karlsruhe doesn't have to end in Karlsruhe. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Paris or Munich. If you’d like to add Berlin, Paris or Munich to your Milan to Karlsruhe trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Karlsruhe today!
How early should I buy Milan to Karlsruhe tickets online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Milan to Karlsruhe, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing on average £29 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing £62 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Milan and Karlsruhe online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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