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Overview: Bus from Cologne to Milan

distanceDistance391 miles (630 km)
durationAverage bus duration12 h 40 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$58 (€49)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersFlixbus

Buses from Cologne to Milan cover the 391 miles (630 km) long journey taking on average 12 h 40 min with our travel partners like Flixbus. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $58 (€49), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $36 (€30). Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Milan, Stazione Centrale.

Bus providers: FlixBus from Cologne to Milan

You can travel by bus between Cologne and Milan with FlixBus for as low as $36 (€30). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

FlixBus

FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost bus companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance bus services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

  • Average Price: $36

FlixBus' current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your bus between Cologne and Milan are the following:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips: Bus to Milan from Cologne

Take the bus to Milan 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 Cologne to Milan.
FAQs

Is cross-border travel by bus between Cologne, Germany and Milan, Italy allowed?

Travel between Cologne, Germany and Milan, Italy by bus is: Partially open.

Can I enter Italy from Germany?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 48 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

All travelers in Italy must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 1/21/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus between Cologne and Milan as this information can change.

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

Return travel from Italy to Germany is: Partially open.

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

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

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • 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 Cologne, Germany?

The government of Germany 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 1/21/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your bus to Cologne from Milan.

How much do cheap bus tickets from Cologne to Milan cost?

Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest bus from Cologne to Milan for the next 7 days starting from $36 (€30)  one way.

What is the price of a bus ticket from Cologne to Milan?

In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $58 (€49)  for a bus ticket to Milan from Cologne.

How far is Cologne to Milan by bus?

The Cologne to Milan bus distance is approximately 391 miles (630 km).

How long is the bus from Cologne to Milan?

While the time it takes to travel 391 miles (630 km) to Milan from Cologne can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Cologne to Milan bus journey time is on average 12 h 40 min.

When traveling by bus from Cologne to Milan, which bus station in Cologne do I depart from and which bus station in Milan do I arrive in?

When taking the bus between Cologne and Milan, you can choose to depart from bus stations like Köln, Köln Bonn Airport and Cologne, Siegburger Street (Access Tankstelle). Your journey can end in bus stations such as Milan, Stazione Centrale, Milan, MILANO - P. Zza Laghi usc. Autostrada new svinc and Milan, Largo Tazio Nuvolari (Romolo).

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Köln Hbf   and arrive in Milan, Stazione Centrale.

Where do I find the Cologne bus station to Milan? Where is the Milan bus station?

You can find the most popular departure bus station for this route, Köln Hbf, located approximately 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from the city center of Cologne. The most popular arrival bus station in Milan, called Milan, Stazione Centrale, is located around 1.9 miles (3 km) away from its city center.

Which bus providers can take me from Cologne to Milan?

For the best Cologne to Milan bus to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Flixbus. However, it's always good to check all possible bus providers with services between Cologne and Milan to compare what amenities they may offer.

When does the first bus depart from Cologne to Milan? When does the last bus depart from Cologne to Milan?

You can take the first bus from Cologne to Milan at 10: 45 AM. The last bus from Cologne to Milan that you can take departs at 10: 40 PM. Omio shows you the latest bus from Cologne to Milan schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.

When should I book the Cologne to Milan bus for the best deals on tickets?

If you purchase the Cologne to Milan bus within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $58 (€49). However, booking your bus ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for buses from Cologne to Milan. Look out for bus tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.