Düsseldorf to Milan by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    04:52
  • Last train
    23:35
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    9hr 5m

Travelling from Düsseldorf to Milan by train

Fast trains from Düsseldorf to Milan take around 9 hours and 5 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 665 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Düsseldorf and Milan.

Are there direct trains from Düsseldorf to Milan?

Journeys between Düsseldorf and Milan usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 24 departures on the route from Düsseldorf to Milan every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

How long is the train journey from Düsseldorf to Milan?

The Düsseldorf to Milan train travel time is normally about 9 hours and 5 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Düsseldorf to Milan train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Milan is usually scheduled to depart Düsseldorf around 04:52 and the last train is around 23:27. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Düsseldorf around 06:05, and the last at 23:35.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Düsseldorf to Milan train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 6 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Düsseldorf to Milan by train.

Which train companies operate between Düsseldorf and Milan?

More than one train company operates on the route from Düsseldorf to Milan, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • EuroCity
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Eurocity-Express
  • ICE
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Intercités
  • Interregio
  • Nightjet
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionale

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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