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from Düsseldorf to Milan

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Sep 25
$155Deutsche Bahn
$52Flixbus
$219Vueling
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Sep 26
$78Deutsche Bahn
$50Flixbus
$88Malta Air
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Sep 27
$105Deutsche Bahn
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$16Malta Air
Tue
Sep 28
$84Deutsche Bahn
$50Flixbus
$15Malta Air
Wed
Sep 29
$118Deutsche Bahn
$50Flixbus
$17Malta Air
Thu
Sep 30
$84Deutsche Bahn
$37Flixbus
$64Malta Air
Fri
Oct 1
$130Deutsche Bahn
$37Flixbus
$28Malta Air
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Oct 2
$105Deutsche Bahn
$37Flixbus
$19Malta Air
Sun
Oct 3
$87Deutsche Bahn
$43Flixbus
$17Malta Air
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Oct 4
$84Deutsche Bahn
$43Flixbus
$17Malta Air
Tue
Oct 5
$84Deutsche Bahn
$43Flixbus
$17Malta Air
Wed
Oct 6
$84Deutsche Bahn
$37Flixbus
$19Malta Air
Thu
Oct 7
$84Deutsche Bahn
$43Flixbus
$37Eurowings
Fri
Oct 8
$93Deutsche Bahn
$43Flixbus
$130Eurowings
Sat
Oct 9
$205Deutsche Bahn
$27Flixbus
$45Malta Air
Sun
Oct 10
$105Deutsche Bahn
$43Flixbus
$56Eurowings
Mon
Oct 11
$105Deutsche Bahn
$50Flixbus
$68Eurowings
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Oct 12
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$62Alitalia Cityliner
Wed
Oct 13
$78Deutsche Bahn
$37Flixbus
$93Eurowings
Thu
Oct 14
$105Deutsche Bahn
$50Flixbus
$93Eurowings

Travel Information between Düsseldorf and Milan

distanceDistance412 miles (664 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$33 - $280
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $33 (€27) • 1 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $33 (€27) • 1 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Malta Air or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 412 miles (664 km) between Düsseldorf and Milan. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $33 (€27). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, Malta Air or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Düsseldorf to Milan.

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Travel to Milan easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Düsseldorf to Milan.
FAQs
What are the international travel restrictions for Italy due to COVID-19 if I’m traveling to Milan from Düsseldorf?

Travel between Düsseldorf, Germany and Milan, Italy is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Germany enter Italy?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Milan from Düsseldorf?

Conditions of entry into Italy:

  • 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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Milan, Italy?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Italy has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 9/23/21. 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 Düsseldorf and Milan.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Germany from Milan, Italy?

The current restriction level for returning to Düsseldorf, Germany from Italy is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Düsseldorf, Germany from Milan, Italy?

Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Düsseldorf from Milan?

  • 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

Which rules do I need to follow in Düsseldorf, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/23/21. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Düsseldorf from Milan here.

What are the ways to get from Düsseldorf to Milan?

There are 3 travel options from Düsseldorf to Milan: bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way from Düsseldorf to Milan?

The cheapest way to travel to Milan from Düsseldorf is by taking a flight with an average price of $33 (€27).

This is compared to other travel options to Milan:

Taking a flight is usually $16 (€13) less than taking a bus to Milan, which costs on average $50 (€40) for the same trip.

Taking a flight is about $247 (€199) less than taking a train, which costs on average $280 (€225) for this trip.

What is the fastest way to travel from Düsseldorf to Milan?

The fastest way to get to Milan from Düsseldorf is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 20 min.

Other travel options to Milan can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Milan by bus can take on average 13 h 50 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 9 h 3 min   on average.

How far is it from Düsseldorf to Milan?

Milan is approximately 412 miles (664 km) away from Düsseldorf.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Düsseldorf to Milan?

The average frequency per day from Düsseldorf to Milan is:

  • 4 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Milan from Düsseldorf as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling from Düsseldorf to Milan, where do I depart from Düsseldorf and where do I arrive in Milan?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Düsseldorf to Milan:

  • Buses mostly depart from Düsseldorf, ZOB am Hbf and arrive in Milan, Stazione Centrale.
  • Flights mostly leave from Dusseldorf Airport and tend to arrive in Milan Malpensa Airport.
  • Trains mostly leave from Düsseldorf Hbf and tend to arrive in Milano Centrale.
Who can get me from Düsseldorf to Milan?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Düsseldorf to Milan:

  • You can take a bus from Düsseldorf to Milan with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $50 (€40) with Flixbus from Düsseldorf to Milan.
  • You can go to Milan from Düsseldorf by plane with Malta Air. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $33 (€27) with Malta Air from Düsseldorf to Milan on Omio.
  • You can travel by train between Düsseldorf and Milan with Deutsche Bahn, and you can find Deutsche Bahn Düsseldorf to Milan tickets for $280 (€225) on Omio.
What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Düsseldorf to Milan?
Looking to extend your trip from Düsseldorf to Milan? Many Omio customers who go from Düsseldorf to Milan usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Rome, Paris or Naples. If you're looking to explore Rome, Paris or Naples from Milan, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How early should I buy tickets between Düsseldorf and Milan online for the best deals?

Before traveling from Düsseldorf to Milan, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $50 (€40) one way for this trip.
  • A plane ticket costs $33 (€27) one way on average for this trip.
  • A train ticket for this trip costs on average $280 (€225) one way.

But we recommend booking Düsseldorf to Milan tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Düsseldorf
Milan
Düsseldorf ZOB
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Düsseldorf Hbf
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