The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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12 h 37 m
14 h 27 m
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Of the 3 trains that leave Aachen for Bologna every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||497 miles (801 km)|
|Average train duration||12 h 37 min|
|Average train ticket price||$91 (€81)|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Aachen to Bologna cover the 497 miles (801 km) long route taking on average 12 h 37 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $72 (€64), but the average price of train tickets is $91 (€81). Travelers depart most frequently from Aachen Hbf and arrive in Bologna Centrale.
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Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train to Bologna from Aachen. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Travel between Aachen, Germany and Bologna, Italy by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Italy must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 5/19/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Aachen to Bologna as this information can change.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Bologna to Aachen is: Partially open
Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy
What are the requirements?
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 5/21/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Aachen from Bologna here.
When departing from Aachen, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Aachen Hbf, Aachen West and Aachen-Rothe Erde. When arriving in Bologna, you can end your route in train stations like Bologna Centrale, Bologna Borgo Panigale and Bologna Mazzini.
Omio customers book a train from Aachen Hbf to Bologna Centrale most frequently for this route.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Aachen Hbf, is located 1.4 miles (2.3 km) from the city center of Aachen.
The most popular arrival train station, Bologna Centrale, is located 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from the city center of Bologna.
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