The cheapest trains from Milan to Frankfurt am Main

Showing times and prices for Sep 27

Cheapest

$149

Average

$149

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.

Cheapest
11:20AMMilan Centrale7h24 06:44PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$1491One-way

Timetable Milan to Frankfurt am Main

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$93Flixbus
$229Alitalia
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Sep 27
$149Deutsche Bahn
$45Flixbus
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Sep 28
$99Deutsche Bahn
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$249Alitalia
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Sep 29
$99Deutsche Bahn
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$214Malta Air
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Sep 30
$239Deutsche Bahn
$43Flixbus
$229Alitalia
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Oct 1
$87Deutsche Bahn
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$158Malta Air
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$87Deutsche Bahn
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Oct 3
$99Deutsche Bahn
$43Flixbus
$196Alitalia Cityliner
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Oct 4
$74Deutsche Bahn
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$75Malta Air
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Oct 5
$87Deutsche Bahn
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$111Brussels Airlines
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Oct 6
$74Deutsche Bahn
$130BlaBlaCar Bus
$26Malta Air
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Oct 7
$239Deutsche Bahn
$98BlaBlaCar Bus
$111Brussels Airlines
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Oct 8
$149Deutsche Bahn
$106BlaBlaCar Bus
$71Malta Air
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Oct 9
$149Deutsche Bahn
$93BlaBlaCar Bus
$22Malta Air
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Oct 10
$239Deutsche Bahn
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$173Malta Air
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Oct 11
$74Deutsche Bahn
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$41Malta Air
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Oct 12
$99Deutsche Bahn
$37Flixbus
$131Alitalia
Wed
Oct 13
$74Deutsche Bahn
$37Flixbus
$22Malta Air
Thu
Oct 14
$74Deutsche Bahn
$37Flixbus
$111Brussels Airlines
Fri
Oct 15
$149Deutsche Bahn
$37Flixbus
$78Alitalia
Sat
Oct 16
$87Deutsche Bahn
$37Flixbus
$49Malta Air

The fastest trains from Milan to Frankfurt am Main

Showing times and prices for Sep 27

Fastest Journey

7 h 24 m

Average

7 h 24 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

519 km

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.

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11:20AMMilan Centrale7h24 06:44PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
0 changes
$1491One-way

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Train Information to Frankfurt am Main from Milan

distanceDistance321 miles (518 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 24 min
priceAverage train ticket price$150 (€121)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche 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.

Train companies

Trenitalia and Deutsche Bahn trains between Milan and Frankfurt am Main

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
Deutsche Bahn

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:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Refund or voucher policy
  • In the case of Trenitalia cancellations, the customer will be contacted directly. If the customer does not intend to travel, they can still obtain a full refund by submitting a cancellation request (relevant special conditions might apply) by filling in a request form for an electronic credit here: https://reclami-e-suggerimenti.trenitalia.com/rimborsi/en/Anagrafica.aspx
  • Alternatively, the customer can request a refund for the payment method they used at the time of purchase by contacting a Trenitalia ticket office and presenting the communication received. Find the refund request form for regional trains here: https://www.trenitalia.com/content/dam/tcom/allegati/trenitalia/in_regione/Modulo_Indennit%C3%A0_Rimborsi_Coronavirus_posta_mail.pdf.
  • For further information and cancellation procedures go to the Trenitalia website: https://www.trenitalia.com/en/info_contacts/refund-for-journey-cancellation.html Or in Italian here: https://www.trenitalia.com/it/informazioni/rimborso-per-rinuncia-al-viaggio-febbraio-2020.html

Milan - Frankfurt train: information about the connection

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.

Trenitalia Milan - Frankfurt

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.

Trenitalia offers for Milan-Frankfurt trains available with Omio

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 Deutsche Bahn Milan - Frankfurt

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.

Where do the trains leave from and arrive in Milan - Frankfurt?

Public transport to Milano Centrale station

Trains to Frankfurt start from Milan Centrale, the second largest station in Italy that you can reach with:

  • the underground lines MM2 and MM3.
  • trams 5,9 and 33, and trolleybuses 90, 91, 92, N90, N91.
  • buses 42, 60, 81, 82, 87, NM2, NM3, N6, N42.


Public transport from Frankfurt station Hbf

Trains from Milan arrive at the station of Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof, from where you can move by different means of public transport:

  • the suburban lines S1 to S9 and those of the subway U1-U2-U3, U5 and U8.
  • buses 16E-33-37-46-64 and the night 16E.
  • the trams 11-12-14-15-16-17-18-19-20-21

Train tickets from Milan to Frankfurt am Main: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 74 €
2 weeks earlier 64 €16%
3 weeks earlier 70 €6%
1 month before 69 €7%
2 months earlier 59 €25%
3 months earlier 52 €42%


Train companies often offer promotional prices and offers—by buying in advance—you can get access the best prices for trains in the U.S., Canada, and the major European railroad operators. Search on Omio to check prices and cheap train tickets from Milan - Frankfurt am Main. Easily find the most attractive rates and choose the your preferred route for your journey. Book and choose your mobile ticket: avoid the queues at the station and the added stress of printing your ticket.

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:

  • Buying your train ticket from Milan - Frankfurt am Main 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 6% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket Milan - Frankfurt am Main with 2 months in advance you save up to about 25% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 42%.
  • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

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Trains from Milan to Frankfurt am Main
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FAQs
Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Milan and Frankfurt am Main?

Travel by train between Milan, Italy and Frankfurt am Main, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Frankfurt am Main from Milan restricted?

International entry 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?

Entry 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 Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

The government of Germany 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 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

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Milan, Italy from Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

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

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

Reentry to Italy is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Italy from Frankfurt am Main?

What are the requirements?

  • 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?

The government of Italy 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 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.

How much do cheap trains to Frankfurt am Main from Milan cost?
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Frankfurt am Main from Milan for the next 7 days starting from $87 (€70)  one way.
How much does it cost to take a train to Frankfurt am Main from Milan?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $150 (€121)  for a train ticket to Frankfurt am Main from Milan.
How far is Frankfurt am Main from Milan by train?
The distance to Frankfurt am Main from Milan by train is approximately 321 miles (518 km).
How long is the train ride between Milan and Frankfurt am Main?
On average the Milan to Frankfurt am Main train travel time is 7 h 24 min  for the 321 miles (518 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What station does the train from Milan to Frankfurt am Main depart from? Which Frankfurt am Main train station do I come into from Milan?

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.

Where is the departure train station in Milan located? Where is the arrival train station in Frankfurt am Main located?

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.

Which train companies can get me from Milan to Frankfurt am Main?
When taking a train from Milan to Frankfurt am Main, you can count on Deutsche Bahn or Trenitalia for the best way to get you to Frankfurt am Main. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Frankfurt am Main from Milan and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Can I find a direct train from Milan to Frankfurt am Main?
Yes, you can find a direct train to Frankfurt am Main from Milan with Deutsche Bahn  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you book your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
What are the first and last departure train times from Milan to Frankfurt am Main?
The first Milan to Frankfurt am Main train departs at 9: 20 AM   and the last train from Milan to Frankfurt am Main leaves at 9: 20 AM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Milan to Frankfurt am Main on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How early should I book train tickets to Frankfurt am Main from Milan to score the best deals?
If you buy a train ticket from Milan to Frankfurt am Main within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $150 (€121) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Frankfurt am Main from Milan are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Milan
Frankfurt am Main
Milano Centrale
Amenities
Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines M1, M2, M3, M5
Milano Porta Garibaldi
Amenities