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Jan 30
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Jan 31
$154Deutsche Bahn
$41Flixbus
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Feb 2
$189Deutsche Bahn
$35Flixbus
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Feb 3
$189Deutsche Bahn
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Feb 4
$154Deutsche Bahn
$41Flixbus
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Feb 5
$236Deutsche Bahn
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Feb 6
$148Deutsche Bahn
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$124Deutsche Bahn
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$260Deutsche Bahn
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Travel Information from Milan to Dortmund

distanceDistance424 miles (684 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$32 - $180
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $32 (€27) • 13 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $180 (€150) • 11 h 1 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus or train to travel 424 miles (684 km) between Milan and Dortmund. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 11 h 1 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $32 (€27). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Milan to Dortmund.

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FAQs

What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Dortmund, Germany if I’m coming from Milan, Italy?

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

Is international entry into Dortmund from Milan restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Dortmund, Germany 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

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Dortmund, Germany?

The government of Germany 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 1/27/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Milan to Dortmund closer to your planned date of departure here.

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

The restriction level for your return to Milan, Italy from Germany is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Milan from Dortmund restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Milan from Dortmund?

Conditions of reentry 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

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Milan, Italy?

You should observe these safety measures in Italy as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Italy was last checked on 1/28/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Milan from Dortmund closer to your date of departure here.

How do I reach Dortmund from Milan?

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

What is the cheapest way to travel to Dortmund from Milan?

The cheapest way to get from Milan to Dortmund is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $32 (€27) compared to other travel options to Dortmund:

A bus is generally $147 (€123) less than a train for the same journey. Taking a train costs on average $180 (€150) from Milan to Dortmund.

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

The fastest way from Milan to Dortmund is by train with an average journey time of 11 h 1 min.

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

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 13 h 55 min.

What is the distance from Milan to Dortmund?

You should expect to travel around 424 miles (684 km) between Milan and Dortmund.

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

The average frequency per day from Milan to Dortmund is:

  • 1 train per day.

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

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

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

  • Most travelers board their bus from Milan, Stazione Centrale and arrive in Dortmund, Hauptbahnhof.
  • Most travelers who purchase a train ticket from Milan to Dortmund depart from Milano Centrale to Dortmund Hbf.

Which travel companies can get me from Milan to Dortmund?

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

  • Flixbus can get you to Dortmund by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Flixbus from Milan to Dortmund for $32 (€27) on Omio.
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn to go to Dortmund by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn Milan to Dortmund tickets on Omio for $180 (€150).

Is there a direct service between Milan and Dortmund?

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

  • You can take a direct bus with Flixbus.

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

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Milan to Dortmund?

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

How far in advance should I book tickets from Milan to Dortmund online to get the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket costs $32 (€27) one way on average for this journey.
  • A train ticket costs $180 (€150) one way on average for this trip.

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