The cheapest times to fly from CGN to MXP are

  • May 21st to June 24th
  • October 29th to March 25th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from CGN to MXP is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $260 for Saturday flights during late July, or as low as $57 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Milan

Flying from Cologne (CGN) to Milan (MXP) will usually cost between $68 to $194 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $85. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $155. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $70 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $104 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CGN to MXP flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the CGN to MXP route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

CGN to MXP Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CGN to MXP flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Cologne. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $73 (43%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $88. Return trip prices are from the MXP to CGN flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from CGN to MXP can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 39 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from CGN to MXP while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Zurich Airport (ZRH) in Zurich

  • 127 miles (204 km) away from MXP
  • Usually 21.74% less expensive than MXP
  • Nonstop flights available

See CGN to ZRH flights

Destination alternative #2: Bergamo Orio Al Serio Airport (BGY) in Bergamo

  • 47 miles (76 km) away from MXP
  • Usually 17.87% less expensive than MXP
  • Nonstop flights available

See CGN to BGY flights

Destination alternative #3: Bologna Airport (BLQ) in Bologna

  • 146 miles (235 km) away from MXP
  • Usually 3.38% less expensive than MXP
  • Nonstop flights available

See CGN to BLQ flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CGN to MXP? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Austrian, Azul, Blue Air, British Airways, easyJet, Eurowings, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Malpensa Airport to Koeln Bonn Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 369 miles or 594 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from CGN to MXP?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CGN to MXP flight is about 1 hour 39 minutes.

How many flights go between Cologne and Milan?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 69 available flights from CGN to MXP.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CGN
Origination airport name Koeln Bonn Airport
City Cologne
Country Germany
Latitude 50.9
Longitude 7.1

Return Airport

Destination code MXP
Destination airport name Malpensa Airport
City Milan
Country Italy
Latitude 45.6
Longitude 8.7


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