How to travel from Milan to Essen

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Travel Information to Essen from Milan

distanceDistance425 miles (685 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeFlight • $112 (€100) • 1 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 425 miles (685 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train to Essen from Milan. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Milan to Essen.

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FAQs

Travel from Milan, Italy to Essen, Germany is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Essen from Milan restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Essen, Germany from Milan?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Essen, 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 7/4/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Essen from Milan closer to your planned date of departure here.

Return travel to Milan, Italy from Germany is: Fully open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Italy from Germany?

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

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

Requirements for reentering Italy:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Italy 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 Milan, Italy was last verified on 7/1/22. 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 Milan from Essen.

You can travel between Milan and Essen 4 different ways: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to travel to Essen from Milan is by taking a ferry with an average price of $1 (€1).

This is compared to other travel options to Essen:

A ferry is $67 (€60) less than a bus for this journey with tickets for a bus from Milan to Essen costing on average $67 (€60).

A ferry is $112 (€100) less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Milan to Essen costing on average $112 (€100).

A ferry is $145 (€130) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Milan to Essen costing on average $145 (€130).

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

Other travel options to Essen can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 15 h 36 min   of travel time.

In comparison, getting to Essen by ferry can take on average 0 h 0 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 9 h 38 min   on average.

The Milan to Essen distance is around 425 miles (685 km).

The average frequency per day from Milan to Essen is:

  • 1 train per day.

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

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

  • Most travelers take a bus from Milan, Stazione Centrale to Essen, Freiheit / Am Hauptbahnhof (Ruhrbahn KundenCenter).
  • Most travelers who purchase a train ticket from Milan to Essen depart from Milano Centrale to Essen Hbf.

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

  • You can travel to Essen from Milan by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $67 (€60) with Flixbus from Milan to Essen.
  • You can travel by plane between Milan and Essen with Eurowings, and you can find Eurowings Milan to Essen tickets for $112 (€100) on Omio.
  • You can travel by train to Essen from Milan with Deutsche Bahn, and you can find Deutsche Bahn Milan to Essen tickets for $145 (€130) on Omio.
Your trip from Milan to Essen doesn't have to end in Essen. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Hamburg or Paris. If you’d like to add Berlin, Hamburg or Paris to your Milan to Essen tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Essen today!

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

  • A bus ticket for this journey is costing $67 (€60) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket for this trip is costing $112 (€100) one way on average.
  • A ferry ticket for this journey is costing $1 (€1) one way on average.
  • A train ticket for this journey costs on average $145 (€130) one way.

But we recommend booking Milan to Essen 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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