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 Karlsruhe to Milan will cost around $ 113 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 72.
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6 h 39 m
7 h 28 m
Trains per day
Of the 2 trains that leave Karlsruhe for Milan every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 398 km distance in an average of 7 h 28 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 6 h 39 m .
The slowest trains will take 8 h 17 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||247 miles (398 km)|
|Average train duration||6 h 39 min|
|Average train ticket price||$70 (€58)|
|Train frequency||2 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 2 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn or Trenitalia|
Trains from Karlsruhe to Milan cover the 247 miles (398 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 39 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Trenitalia. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $54 (€45), but the average price of train tickets is $70 (€58). Travelers depart most frequently from Karlsruhe Hbf and arrive in Milano Centrale.
For as little as $54 (€45) you can travel by train between Karlsruhe and Milan with Deutsche Bahn and Trenitalia. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Karlsruhe to Milan train.
When purchasing your Deutsche Bahn train tickets to Milan from Karlsruhe, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:
Travel between Karlsruhe, Germany and Milan, Italy by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Italy must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 12/7/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Karlsruhe and Milan as this information can change.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Milan to Karlsruhe is: Partially open
Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy
What are the requirements?
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 12/6/21. 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 Karlsruhe from Milan here.
When taking the train to Milan from Karlsruhe, you can choose to depart from train stations like Karlsruhe Hbf, Karlsruhe-Durlach and Karlsruhe-Knielingen. Your journey can end in train stations such as Milano Centrale, Milano Rogoredo and Milano Porta Garibaldi.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Karlsruhe Hbf and arrive in Milano Centrale.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Karlsruhe Hbf and travel around 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city center to this train station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Milano Centrale and need to travel approximately 1.7 miles (2.8 km) from the train station to the city center in Milan.
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