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Train Information to Milan from Essen

distanceDistance425 miles (685 km)
durationAverage train duration10 h 9 min
priceAverage train ticket price$117 (€95)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day

Trains from Essen to Milan cover the 425 miles (685 km) long route taking on average 10 h 9 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $77 (€63), but the average price of train tickets is $117 (€95). Travelers depart most frequently from Essen Hbf and arrive in Milano Centrale.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel by train between Essen, Germany and Milan, Italy allowed?

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

What is the status of international entry into Italy from Germany?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Italy from Essen?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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

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

When traveling in Italy, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 10/25/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Milan from Essen before traveling.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Milan, Italy to Essen, Germany?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Milan to Essen 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
  • 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 safety rules to follow in Essen, 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 10/25/21. 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 Essen from Milan here.

How much do cheap trains to Milan from Essen cost?
Train tickets between Essen and Milan for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $77 (€63)  one way in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train from Essen to Milan?
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Essen to Milan train price to come in at an average of $117 (€95)  one way.
What is the distance from Essen to Milan by train?
The distance from Essen to Milan by train is approximately 425 miles (685 km).
How long is the train ride between Essen and Milan?
On average the Essen to Milan train travel time is 10 h 9 min  for the 425 miles (685 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
When traveling by train from Essen to Milan, which train station in Essen do I depart from and which train station in Milan do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Essen to start your route from including Essen Hbf, Essen-Eiberg and Essen-Altenessen. 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 Essen Hbf   and arrive in Milano Centrale.

Where is the train station in Essen to go to Milan? Where is the train station in Milan located?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Essen Hbf and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Milan most often arrive at Milano Centrale and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from this train station to the city center.

How many train services per day are there to Milan from Essen?
On average, there are 2 trains a day from Essen to Milan. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What are the first and last departure train times from Essen to Milan?
You can take the first train from Essen to Milan at 4: 53 AM. The last train from Essen to Milan that you can take departs at 4: 53 AM. Omio shows you the latest train from Essen to Milan schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
How far in advance should I book a train ticket from Essen to Milan to get the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Essen to Milan is on average $117 (€95) if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets between Essen and Milan available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Essen
Milan
Essen Hbf is the most popular Essen 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 Essen for your trip to Milan.