You can get from Cologne to Milan by train, bus or flight.
To get from Cologne to Milan on Oct 06 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||391 miles (630 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight, ferry or train|
|Ticket price range||$75 - $302|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $75 (€72) • 12 h 40 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $302 (€290) • 1 h 25 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus, Malta Air or FlixTrain|
Travel 391 miles (630 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train between Cologne and Milan. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 25 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $75 (€72). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus, Malta Air or FlixTrain among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Cologne to Milan.
Travel between Cologne, Germany and Milan, Italy is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.
Conditions of entry into Italy:
To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Italy has imposed the following measures:
This information was last checked on 10/3/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your journey between Cologne and Milan.
The restriction level for your return to Cologne, Germany from Italy is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.
Conditions of reentry into Germany:
You should observe these safety measures in Germany as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
This information about your return travel to Germany was last checked on 10/4/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Cologne from Milan closer to your date of departure here.
There are 4 ways that you can travel to Milan from Cologne. You can take a bus, flight, ferry or train.
The cheapest way to travel between Cologne and Milan is by taking a bus with an average price of $75 (€72).
This is compared to other travel options to Milan:
Taking a bus is usually $227 (€218) less than taking a flight to Milan, which costs on average $302 (€290) for the same trip.
Taking a bus is usually $19 (€18) less than taking a train to Milan, which costs on average $94 (€90) for the same trip.
The fastest way to get to Milan from Cologne is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 25 min.
Other travel options to Milan can usually take longer:
In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 12 h 40 min.
In comparison, taking a train requires on average 8 h 44 min of travel time.
The distance is approximately 391 miles (630 km) from Cologne to Milan.
The average frequency per day from Cologne to Milan is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Cologne and Milan as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Cologne to Milan:
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