Trains from
Milano Centrale to Köln Hbf

Milano Centrale to Köln Hbf route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time9h 57m
Fare range€29-€377
Distance629km
Train operatorsDB, Thalys, Thello,
First & last trains
First train departs at07:23
Last train departs at23:05
Fastest journey
Fastest route8h 30m
Changes1 change
Stations
Origin StationMilano Centrale
Destination StationKöln Hbf

Train times for Tue 21 Nov

11:23
15:29
Milano Centrale
Köln Hbf
8h 42m2 changes
11:25
14:09
Milano Centrale
Köln Hbf
8h 40m3 changes
12:23
14:16
Milano Centrale
Köln Hbf
8h 30m5 changes

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Milano Centrale to Köln Hbf start at €163.46 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€163.46
14 days
in advance
€179.67
Avg. single price
On the day
€238.34
Avg. single price

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

The minimum price of a train ticket from Milano Centrale to Köln Hbf is €29. To buy train tickets from Milano Centrale to Köln Hbf 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 Milano Centrale to Köln Hbf by train?

The average journey time between Milano Centrale and Köln Hbf is 9 hours and 57 minutes and the fastest journey time is 8 hours and 30 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 20 trains per day travelling from Milano Centrale to Köln Hbf. 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 Milano Centrale to Köln Hbf?

The first train from Milano Centrale to Köln Hbf departs at 07:23. The last train from Milano Centrale to Köln Hbf departs at 23:05. 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 Milano Centrale and Köln Hbf?

No, it is not possible to travel from Milano Centrale to Köln Hbf without having to change trains. To travel from Milano Centrale to Köln Hbf 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 Milano Centrale?

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

  • *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 Milano Centrale to Köln Hbf 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 25/08/2017 for travel on 28/08/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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