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 Frankfurt am Main will cost around $ 149 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 149.
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Of the 1 trains that leave Milan for Frankfurt am Main 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 519 km distance in an average of 7 h 24 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 7 h 24 m .
The slowest trains will take 7 h 24 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||321 miles (518 km)|
|Average train duration||7 h 24 min|
|Average train ticket price||$150 (€121)|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn or Trenitalia|
Trains from Milan to Frankfurt am Main cover the 321 miles (518 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 24 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Trenitalia. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $87 (€70), but the average price of train tickets is $150 (€121). Travelers depart most frequently from Milano Centrale and arrive in Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen.
Trenitalia and Deutsche Bahn trains will get you between Milan and Frankfurt am Main from $87 (€70). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
Trenitalia is Italy’s national railroad company providing services across the whole country, giving you ample opportunity to discover the beauty and culture of Italy. Trenitalia’s fleet of trains include its high-speed trains Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca as well as intercity, regional and night trains. Bathrooms and WiFi access are standard services on long-distance routes, and, in most cases, there is barrier-free access on Trenitalia trains.
Taking a train with Trenitalia is a great way to travel between Milan and Frankfurt am Main, and Omio can show you the best times and tickets available for the 321 miles (518 km) long train route. Trenitalia offers different fares for the Milan to Frankfurt am Main journey with ticket options like Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria. You can even apply Trenitalia discount cards on Omio at the time of purchasing tickets. Simply check the current Trenitalia train schedule, compare the cheapest, fastest, or earliest routes between Milan and Frankfurt am Main, and buy your cheap Trenitalia train ticket on Omio easily and securely today.
When purchasing your Trenitalia train tickets between Milan and Frankfurt am Main, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:
From today you can reach Frankfurt from Milan with the direct Eurocity train and Trenitalia offers. Thanks to the direct connection you can reach the German city from Milan without changes and reducing the price of the ticket. In addition to the connection offered by Trenitalia, you can also reach Frankfurt with the EC and ICE trains provided by the German company Deutsche Bahn.
From 10 December 2017, Trenitalia will provide a direct daily connection to the German city of Frankfurt. The route will be served by a Eurocity train departing at about 11.20 a.m. from Milano Centrale every day, including Sundays. The train will also stop at Basel and Freiburg and reach Frankfurt in about 7 hours and 30 minutes.
On the train you can take advantage of the bar service and minibar, restaurant, electrical outlets and monitors in each wagon.
Buying your tickets with Omio, you can have access to the special Trenitalia fares for the new direct train Milan - Frankfurt. You can also pay conveniently by credit card, debit card, PostePay and Paypal and receive your tickets via email or on our App, which is available for
The German company Deutsche Bahn connects with EC and ICE trains Milan to Frankfurt with regular runs. The trains depart from Milano Centrale station, arriving at their destination in Frankfurt am Main Hbf after a journey of varying duration from 9 h 30 min to 14 h 30 min. Depending on the departure time, the route includes different changes along the way, in the stations of Zurich, Brig, Bern, Basel or Cologne. There are two daily connections: one departing at about 13:30 and the other in the evening at about 21:30.
Note: times may be subject to change, check times and prices from the search window Omio.
Trains to Frankfurt start from Milan Centrale, the second largest station in Italy that you can reach with:
Trains from Milan arrive at the station of Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof, from where you can move by different means of public transport:
The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:
Travel by train between Milan, Italy and Frankfurt am Main, Germany is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 9/25/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Milan and Frankfurt am Main closer to your date of departure here
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Frankfurt am Main to Milan is: Partially open
Reentry to Italy is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
What are the requirements?
The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/25/21. 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 Milan from Frankfurt am Main here.
When departing from Milan, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Milano Centrale, Milano Rogoredo and Milano Porta Garibaldi. When arriving in Frankfurt am Main, you can end your route in train stations like Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen, Frankfurt Main Ost and Frankfurt am Main - Stadion.
Omio customers book a train from Milano Centrale to Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen most frequently for this route.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Milano Centrale, is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center of Milan.
The most popular arrival train station, Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen, is located 6 mile (s) / 10 km away from the city center of Frankfurt am Main.
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