Cheap bus tickets from Milan to Cologne

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Cheapest

$105

Average

$105

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Milan to Cologne will cost around $ 105 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 105.

06:45PMMilan22h50 05:35PMKöln, Köln Bonn Airport
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$1051One-way

Bus schedule from Milan to Cologne

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Wed
Dec 8
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$48Flixbus
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Thu
Dec 9
$204Deutsche Bahn
$48Flixbus
$37Malta Air
Fri
Dec 10
$138Deutsche Bahn
$48Flixbus
$10Malta Air
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Dec 11
$114Deutsche Bahn
$72BlaBlaCar Bus
$16Malta Air
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Dec 12
$256Deutsche Bahn
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$10Malta Air
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Dec 13
$114Deutsche Bahn
$54Flixbus
$10Malta Air
Tue
Dec 14
$102Deutsche Bahn
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$16Malta Air
Wed
Dec 15
$102Deutsche Bahn
$48Flixbus
$12Malta Air
Thu
Dec 16
$102Deutsche Bahn
$117BlaBlaCar Bus
$19Malta Air
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Dec 17
$102Deutsche Bahn
$54Flixbus
$22Malta Air
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Dec 18
$114Deutsche Bahn
$48Flixbus
$18Malta Air
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Dec 19
$198Deutsche Bahn
$54Flixbus
$18Malta Air
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Dec 20
$132Deutsche Bahn
$54Flixbus
$22Malta Air
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Dec 21
$132Deutsche Bahn
$66Flixbus
$18Malta Air
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Dec 22
$132Deutsche Bahn
$78Flixbus
$18Malta Air
Thu
Dec 23
$276Deutsche Bahn
$78Flixbus
$18Malta Air
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Dec 24
$162Deutsche Bahn
$81Flixbus
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Dec 25
$132Deutsche Bahn
$42Flixbus
$137Air Dolomiti
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Dec 26
$96Deutsche Bahn
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$18Malta Air
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Dec 27
$256Deutsche Bahn
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Dec 28
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Bus times from Milan to Cologne

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Fastest Journey

22 h 50 m

Average

22 h 50 m

Buses per day

1

Distance

630 km

It's difficult to get from Milan to Cologne without transferring at least once.

06:45PMMilan22h50 05:35PMKöln, Köln Bonn Airport
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$1051One-way

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Overview: Bus from Milan to Cologne

distanceDistance391 miles (630 km)
durationAverage bus duration13 h 30 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$61 (€51)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersFlixbus

Buses from Milan to Cologne cover the 391 miles (630 km) long trip taking on average 13 h 30 min with our travel partners like Flixbus. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $61 (€51), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $48 (€40). Travelers depart most frequently from Milano Centrale and arrive in Köln, Köln Bonn Airport.

Bus companies

Milan to Cologne with FlixBus

FlixBus buses will get you from Milan to Cologne from $48 (€40). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.

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.

    These are FlixBus' ticket policies for COVID-19 for the bus from Milan to Cologne:

    • 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

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    Bus to Cologne from Milan
    Take the bus to Cologne 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 Cologne.
    FAQs
    Is cross-border travel by bus between Milan, Italy and Cologne, Germany allowed?

    Travel between Milan, Italy and Cologne, Germany by bus 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 Cologne, Germany?

    All travelers 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 12/7/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus between Milan and Cologne as this information can change.

    Are there restrictions on returning to Italy from Germany by bus?

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

    Is my return bus into Milan from Cologne 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 Cologne?

    Conditions of reentry:

    • 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:

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

    Last checked on 12/8/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Milan from Cologne closer to your date of departure here here.

    How much do cheap buses from Milan to Cologne cost?
    Bus tickets from Milan to Cologne for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $48 (€40)  one way in the next 7 days.
    How much is the bus between Milan and Cologne on average?
    If you’re looking to purchase your bus tickets in the next week, you can expect the Milan to Cologne bus price to come in at an average of $61 (€51)  one way.
    How many miles is it from Milan to Cologne by bus?
    The distance to Cologne from Milan by bus is approximately 391 miles (630 km).
    What is the Milan to Cologne bus travel time?
    The Milan to Cologne bus duration is on average 13 h 30 min, which is to be expected when traveling 391 miles (630 km) to Cologne from Milan. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
    What is the departure bus station in Milan and arrival bus station in Cologne?

    When taking a bus from Milan, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Milan, Stazione Centrale, Milan, MILANO - P. Zza Laghi usc. Autostrada new svinc and Milan, Largo Tazio Nuvolari (Romolo). When you arrive in Cologne, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Köln, Köln Bonn Airport and Cologne, Siegburger Street (Access Tankstelle).

    Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Milano Centrale   to Köln, Köln Bonn Airport.

    Where is the bus station in Milan? Where is the bus station in Cologne?

    Passengers board the bus most frequently from Milano Centrale, which is located around 1.7 miles (2.8 km) away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Köln, Köln Bonn Airport, located 8.1 miles (13.1 km) away from the city center.

    Which bus companies should I travel with from Milan to Cologne?
    For the best Milan to Cologne bus to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Flixbus. However, it's always good to check all possible bus companies with services between Milan and Cologne to compare what amenities they may offer.
    Are there any direct buses from Milan to Cologne?
    If you’re looking for a direct bus, consider traveling with Flixbus. Nonstop bus services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your bus tickets.
    When is the earliest bus from Milan to Cologne? When is the last bus from Milan to Cologne?
    The first Milan to Cologne bus departs at 7: 10 AM   and the last bus from Milan to Cologne leaves at 10: 45 PM. Check out the most up-to-date bus schedule from Milan to Cologne on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
    How early should I buy bus tickets from Milan to Cologne to score the best deals?
    You can find buses between Milan and Cologne to cost on average $61 (€51) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying bus tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Milan to Cologne bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.