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from Hamburg to Milan

You can get from Hamburg to Milan by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Hamburg to Milan on Sep 27 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:25AMHamburg Airport1h45 08:10AMMilan Malpensa Airport
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$2551One-way
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03:20AMHamburg Hbf12h30 03:50PMMilan Centrale
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$1801One-way
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06:55AMHamburg Airport4h10 11:05AMMilan Malpensa Airport
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$2681One-way
06:55AMHamburg Airport4h25 11:20AMMilan Linate Airport
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$2681One-way
11:50AMHamburg Airport6h10 06:00PMMilan Linate Airport
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$2681One-way

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Sun
Sep 26
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$62Flixbus
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Mon
Sep 27
$180Deutsche Bahn
$75Flixbus
$208Air France
Tue
Sep 28
$130Deutsche Bahn
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$180Eurowings
Wed
Sep 29
$130Deutsche Bahn
$62Flixbus
$168Eurowings
Thu
Sep 30
$130Deutsche Bahn
$63Flixbus
$280Eurowings
Fri
Oct 1
$155Deutsche Bahn
$68Flixbus
$357Lufthansa
Sat
Oct 2
$89Deutsche Bahn
$50Flixbus
$231Malta Air
Sun
Oct 3
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$62Flixbus
$255Eurowings
Mon
Oct 4
$89Deutsche Bahn
$62Flixbus
$215KLM
Tue
Oct 5
$89Deutsche Bahn
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$130Eurowings
Wed
Oct 6
$89Deutsche Bahn
$50Flixbus
$130Eurowings
Thu
Oct 7
$89Deutsche Bahn
$56Flixbus
$173KLM
Fri
Oct 8
$105Deutsche Bahn
$62Flixbus
$155Eurowings
Sat
Oct 9
$105Deutsche Bahn
$50Flixbus
$96Malta Air
Sun
Oct 10
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$62Flixbus
$93Eurowings
Mon
Oct 11
$89Deutsche Bahn
$56Flixbus
$60Malta Air
Tue
Oct 12
$89Deutsche Bahn
$56Flixbus
$32Malta Air
Wed
Oct 13
$105Deutsche Bahn
$50Flixbus
$93Eurowings
Thu
Oct 14
$130Deutsche Bahn
$61Flixbus
$130Eurowings
Fri
Oct 15
$137Deutsche Bahn
$62Flixbus
$159Brussels Airlines
Sat
Oct 16
$105Deutsche Bahn
$56Flixbus
$114Malta Air

Travel Information to Milan from Hamburg

distanceDistance560 miles (903 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$64 - $251
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $64 (€51) • 17 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $182 (€145) • 1 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesEurowings, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 560 miles (903 km) by flight, bus or train from Hamburg to Milan. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 45 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $64 (€51). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Eurowings, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight, bus or train from Hamburg to Milan.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel to Milan, Italy from Hamburg, Germany currently allowed?

Travel from Hamburg, Germany to Milan, Italy is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Milan from Hamburg restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Milan, Italy from Hamburg?

  • 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 COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Milan, Italy?

The government of Italy has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 9/25/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Milan from Hamburg closer to your planned date of departure here.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Germany from Milan, Italy?

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

Am I allowed to reenter Hamburg, 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 Hamburg 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 Hamburg, 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 9/25/21. 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 Hamburg from Milan here.

How do I get from Hamburg to Milan?

You can travel from Hamburg to Milan 3 different ways: flight, bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Hamburg to Milan?

The cheapest way to go to Milan from Hamburg is by taking a bus, which costs on average $64 (€51).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Milan:

Taking a bus is usually $118 (€94) less than taking a flight to Milan, which costs on average $182 (€145) for the same trip.

A bus is $187 (€149) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Hamburg to Milan costing on average $251 (€200).

What is the fastest way to travel between Hamburg and Milan?

The fastest way from Hamburg to Milan is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 45 min.

There are alternative travel options to Milan that can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 17 h 15 min   on average.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 12 h 30 min   of travel time.

How many miles from Hamburg to Milan would I travel?

Milan is approximately 560 miles (903 km) away from Hamburg.

How many services a day are there to Milan from Hamburg?

The average frequency per day from Hamburg to Milan is:

  • 8 trains per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Hamburg and in Milan?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Hamburg to Milan:

  • Most travelers board their plane from Hamburg Airport and arrive in Milan Malpensa Airport.
  • Most travelers catch their bus from Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf and arrive in Milan, Stazione Centrale.
  • Most travelers who book a train ticket from Hamburg to Milan depart from Hamburg Hbf to Milano Centrale.
Which travel companies can get me from Hamburg to Milan?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Hamburg to Milan, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Eurowings to go to Milan by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Eurowings Hamburg to Milan tickets on Omio for $182 (€145).
  • Travel with Flixbus for buses to Milan. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Hamburg to Milan tickets on Omio for $64 (€51).
  • Deutsche Bahn can take you to Milan by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Deutsche Bahn from Hamburg to Milan for $251 (€200).
Is there a way to travel directly from Hamburg to Milan?

Yes, there are direct services available from Hamburg to Milan with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find 8 direct trains per day with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Milan as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Hamburg and Milan.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Hamburg to Milan?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Hamburg to Milan often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Rome, Paris or Naples. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Hamburg and Milan itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Milan and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I book tickets to Milan from Hamburg online for the best deals?

When planning your trip from Hamburg to Milan, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets cost $182 (€145) one way on average.
  • Bus tickets cost on average $64 (€51) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $251 (€200) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Hamburg to Milan online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Hamburg
Milan
Hamburg, ZOB am Hbf.
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Hamburg Hbf
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Hamburg-Altona
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