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Train Information to Milan from Dortmund

distanceDistance424 miles (684 km)
durationAverage train duration10 h 3 min
priceAverage train ticket price$91 (€76)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Dortmund to Milan cover the 424 miles (684 km) long route taking on average 10 h 3 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $81 (€68), but the average price of train tickets is $91 (€76). Travelers depart most frequently from Dortmund Hbf and arrive in Milano Centrale.

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Travel with Deutsche Bahn from Dortmund to Milan

You can travel by train from Dortmund to Milan with Deutsche Bahn for as low as $81 (€68). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider 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 from Dortmund to 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 bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

  • Average Price: $81

When you buy your Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Dortmund and Milan don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

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


Deutsche Bahn trains from Dortmund to Milan

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Deutsche Bahn is the main railroad company in Germany. On average, about 40,000 train journeys are made in Germany every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types—make savings with offers such as the Sparpreis ticket or apply discount cards with the BahnCard. Check whether you can also use them on the DB route from Dortmund to Milan. You can find information on ticket cancelation in our Help Center.

DB has different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its railroads, which differ in terms of comfort and travel time. While restrooms, for example, are part of the standard equipment, other offers such as an on-board restaurant or Wi-Fi access are only available on certain trains. With Omio you can easily check the Deutsche Bahn timetable for your journey from Dortmund to Milan and book cheap DB tickets. More information on rail travel in Germany and Europe.


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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel by train from Dortmund, Germany to Milan, Italy?

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

Is international entry into Milan from Dortmund 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 Dortmund?

Entry Requirements:

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

The above information was last checked on 12/4/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Dortmund and Milan closer to your date of departure here

Do I need to quarantine when I return to Germany from Milan, Italy?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Milan to Dortmund is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Germany from Italy?

Reentry to 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?

What are the requirements?

  • 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 Dortmund, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

Last checked on 12/5/21. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Dortmund from Milan here.

How much do cheap trains to Milan from Dortmund cost?
Train tickets from Dortmund to Milan for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $81 (€68)  one way in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket to Milan from Dortmund?
The train price between Dortmund and Milan is on average $91 (€76)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
How far is it from Dortmund to Milan by train?
The distance from Dortmund to Milan by train is approximately 424 miles (684 km).
How long is the train ride from Dortmund to Milan?
On average the Dortmund to Milan train travel time is 10 h 3 min  for the 424 miles (684 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
Which train station from Dortmund to Milan do I depart from? Which Milan train station from Dortmund do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Dortmund to start your route from including Dortmund Hbf, Dortmund-Germania and Dortmund-Hörde. In Milan you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Milano Centrale, Milano Rogoredo and Milano Porta Garibaldi.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Dortmund Hbf   and arrive in Milano Centrale.

Where is the Dortmund train station located? Where is the Milan train station located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Dortmund Hbf, is located 0.4 miles (560 m) from the city center of Dortmund.

The most popular arrival train station, Milano Centrale, is located 1.7 miles (2.8 km) away from the city center of Milan.

What train providers go from Dortmund to Milan?
For the best Dortmund to Milan train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Milan from Dortmund to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many train services per day are there from Dortmund to Milan?
On average, there is 1 train a day from Dortmund to Milan. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When does the first train depart from Dortmund to Milan? When does the last train depart from Dortmund to Milan?
You can take the first train from Dortmund to Milan at 4: 47 AM. The last train from Dortmund to Milan that you can take departs at 4: 47 AM. Omio shows you the latest train from Dortmund to Milan schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
How early should I purchase train tickets between Dortmund and Milan to score the best deals?
If you buy the Dortmund to Milan train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $91 (€76). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Milan from Dortmund. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Dortmund
Milan
Dortmund Hbf is the most popular Dortmund railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Dortmund for your trip to Milan.