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from Karlsruhe to Milan

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

Our recommendation

To get from Karlsruhe to Milan on Jan 28 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:11AMKarlsruhe Hbf6h44 03:55PMMilan Porta Garibaldi
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$1191One-way
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12:35PMKarlsruhe23h25 12:00PMMilan
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$831One-way
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11:50PMKarlsruhe21h50 09:40PMMilan
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$1251One-way

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Fri
Jan 28
$119Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus
Sat
Jan 29
$83Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus
Sun
Jan 30
$83Deutsche Bahn
$88BlaBlaCar Bus
Mon
Jan 31
$83Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus
Tue
Feb 1
$53Deutsche Bahn
$28Flixbus

Travel Information to Milan from Karlsruhe

distanceDistance247 miles (398 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$29 - $72
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $29 (€24) • 8 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $72 (€60) • 6 h 42 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 247 miles (398 km) by bus or train between Karlsruhe and Milan. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 6 h 42 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $29 (€24). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Karlsruhe to Milan.

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FAQs

Am I allowed to travel from Karlsruhe, Germany to Milan, Italy?

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

Is international entry into Milan from Karlsruhe 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 Karlsruhe?

  • 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

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 1/26/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Karlsruhe to Milan closer to your planned date of departure here.

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

Return travel to Karlsruhe, Germany from Italy is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Germany from Italy?

Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Germany from Italy?

Requirements for reentering Germany:

  • 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

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Germany?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Germany to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

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

The above information about your return travel to Karlsruhe, Germany was last verified on 1/26/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Karlsruhe from Milan.

How do I reach Milan from Karlsruhe?

You can travel to Milan from Karlsruhe 2 different ways: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Karlsruhe to Milan?

The cheapest way to travel from Karlsruhe to Milan is by taking a bus with an average price of $29 (€24).

This is compared to other travel options to Milan:

Taking a bus is usually $43 (€36) less than taking a train to Milan, which costs on average $72 (€60) for the same trip.

What is the quickest way to get from Karlsruhe to Milan?

The fastest way from Karlsruhe to Milan is by train with an average journey time of 6 h 42 min.

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

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 8 h 15 min.

What is the distance from Karlsruhe to Milan?

The distance is approximately 247 miles (398 km) from Karlsruhe to Milan.

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

The average frequency per day from Karlsruhe to Milan is:

  • 2 trains a day.

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

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

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

  • Most travelers who book a bus ticket from Karlsruhe to Milan depart from Karlsruhe, Hinterm Hauptbahnhof to Milan, Stazione Centrale.
  • Most travelers take a train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Milano Centrale.

Which travel companies can take me from Karlsruhe to Milan?

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

  • You can travel between Karlsruhe and Milan by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $29 (€24) with Flixbus from Karlsruhe to Milan.
  • You can travel to Milan from Karlsruhe by train with Deutsche Bahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $72 (€60) with Deutsche Bahn from Karlsruhe to Milan.

Can I find a direct route to Milan from Karlsruhe?

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

  • You'll find 2 direct trains a day to Milan with Deutsche Bahn.

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 trip.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Karlsruhe to Milan?

Looking to extend your trip from Karlsruhe to Milan? Many Omio customers who go from Karlsruhe 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 Karlsruhe to Milan tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets cost $29 (€24) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average $72 (€60) one way.

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