Köln Hbf to Milan route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time9h 11m
Fare range€61-€275
Distance631km
First & last trains
First train departs at03:17
Last train departs at23:53
Fastest journey
Fastest route8h 40m
Changes1 change
Stations
Origin StationKöln Hbf
Destination StationMilan

Train times for Tue 21 Nov

07:03
07:05
Köln Hbf
Milan
9h 28m7 changes
07:55
09:23
Köln Hbf
Milan
8h 40m3 changes
08:55
12:47
Köln Hbf
Milan
8h 42m3 changes

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Köln Hbf to Milan start at €185.70 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€185.70
1 day
in advance
€213.33
Avg. single price
On the day
€215.90
Avg. single price

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Köln Hbf to Milan?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Köln Hbf to Milan is €60.5. To buy train tickets from Köln Hbf to Milan for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from Köln Hbf to Milan by train?

The average journey time between Köln Hbf and Milan is 9 hours and 11 minutes and the fastest journey time is 8 hours and 40 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 15 trains per day travelling from Köln Hbf to Milan. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Köln Hbf to Milan?

The first train from Köln Hbf to Milan departs at 03:17. The last train from Köln Hbf to Milan departs at 23:53. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Köln Hbf and Milan?

No, it is not possible to travel from Köln Hbf to Milan without having to change trains. To travel from Köln Hbf to Milan will require a minimum of 1 change. More changes may be necessary on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

How do I get back to Köln Hbf?

By train, of course. See trains from Milan to Köln Hbf.

  • *Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. “14 days in advance” includes days 13 and 15.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Köln Hbf to Milan for a typical week day using timetable data for 21/11/2017. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 24/08/2017 for travel on 25/08/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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