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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 Jan 27 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:00PMHamburg Airport5h00 11:00PMMilan Linate Airport
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$2431One-way
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06:00PMHamburg Airport15h50 09:50AMMilan Malpensa Airport
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$2131One-way
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12:00PMHamburg Airport6h25 06:25PMMilan Malpensa Airport
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$2431One-way
06:00AMHamburg Airport8h00 02:00PMMilan Linate Airport
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$2431One-way
07:15AMHamburg Airport6h50 02:05PMMilan Linate Airport
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$2661One-way

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Thu
Jan 27
$167Deutsche Bahn
$54Flixbus
$213HOP!
Fri
Jan 28
$167Deutsche Bahn
$48Flixbus
$60Eurowings
Sat
Jan 29
$131Deutsche Bahn
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$188KLM
Sun
Jan 30
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$21Malta Air
Mon
Jan 31
$125Deutsche Bahn
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$84Eurowings
Tue
Feb 1
$102Deutsche Bahn
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$126Eurowings
Wed
Feb 2
$113Deutsche Bahn
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Thu
Feb 3
$113Deutsche Bahn
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Fri
Feb 4
$143Deutsche Bahn
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Sat
Feb 5
$149Deutsche Bahn
$48Flixbus
$188KLM
Sun
Feb 6
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$48Flixbus
$18Malta Air
Mon
Feb 7
$113Deutsche Bahn
$48Flixbus
$18Malta Air
Tue
Feb 8
$86Deutsche Bahn
$33Flixbus
$96Eurowings
Wed
Feb 9
$113Deutsche Bahn
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$48Eurowings
Thu
Feb 10
$143Deutsche Bahn
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$10Malta Air
Fri
Feb 11
$113Deutsche Bahn
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$48Eurowings
Sat
Feb 12
$99Deutsche Bahn
$48Flixbus
$134Air France
Sun
Feb 13
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$33Flixbus
$21Malta Air
Mon
Feb 14
$86Deutsche Bahn
$33Flixbus
$18Malta Air
Tue
Feb 15
$113Deutsche Bahn
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Travel Information between Hamburg and Milan

distanceDistance560 miles (903 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$48 - $126
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $48 (€40) • 17 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $66 (€55) • 1 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 560 miles (903 km) 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 $48 (€40). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or flight from Hamburg to Milan.

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FAQs

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

Travel between Hamburg, 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 Hamburg?

Conditions of entry into Italy:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 48 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • 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 1/25/22. 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 to Milan from Hamburg.

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 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

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 1/25/22. 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 reach Milan from Hamburg?

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

How do I get from Hamburg to Milan the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to go to Milan from Hamburg is by taking a bus, which costs on average $48 (€40).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Milan:

A bus is generally $18 (€15) less than a flight for the same trip. Taking a flight costs on average $66 (€55) from Hamburg to Milan.

Taking a bus is usually $78 (€65) less than taking a train to Milan, which costs on average $126 (€105) for the same trip.

What is the quickest way from Hamburg to Milan?

The quickest way to travel to Milan from Hamburg is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 45 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

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

In comparison, getting to Milan by train can take on average 12 h 35 min.

How far is it from Hamburg to Milan?

The distance from Hamburg to Milan is approximately 560 miles (903 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Hamburg to Milan is:

  • 8 trains per day.

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

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Hamburg to Milan?

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

  • Most travelers who purchase a bus ticket from Hamburg to Milan depart from Hamburg Hbf to Milan, Stazione Centrale.
  • Most travelers board their plane from Hamburg Airport and arrive in Milan Malpensa Airport.
  • Most travelers who buy 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:

  • Flixbus can get you to Milan by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Flixbus from Hamburg to Milan for $48 (€40) on Omio.
  • Eurowings can take you to Milan by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Eurowings from Hamburg to Milan for $66 (€55).
  • Deutsche Bahn can get you to Milan by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn from Hamburg to Milan for $126 (€105) on Omio.

Can I find a direct route from Hamburg to Milan?

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

  • You'll find direct buses with Flixbus.
  • You can take a direct flight with Eurowings.

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

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Hamburg to Milan?

Your trip from Hamburg to Milan doesn't have to end in Milan. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Rome, Paris or Naples. If you’d like to add Rome, Paris or Naples to your Hamburg to Milan tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Milan today!

When should I buy a ticket from Hamburg to Milan online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Hamburg 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 $48 (€40) one way for this journey.
  • A plane ticket for this route costs on average $66 (€55) one way.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $126 (€105) one way for this route.

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