Aachen to Bologna train

Cheap train tickets from Aachen to Bologna

Showing times and prices for May 23

Cheapest

47

Average

75

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.

Deutsche Bahn
04:51AMAachen14h25 07:16PMBologna
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471One-way
Deutsche Bahn
08:51PMAachen16h19 01:10PMBologna
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791One-way
Deutsche Bahn
05:39AMAachen12h37 06:16PMBologna
0 transfers
1001One-way

Train schedule from Aachen to Bologna

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Deutsche Bahn
04:51AMAachen14h25 07:16PMBologna
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Deutsche Bahn
05:39AMAachen12h37 06:16PMBologna
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Deutsche Bahn
08:51PMAachen16h19 01:10PMBologna
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Fastest train times from Aachen to Bologna

Showing times and prices for May 23

Fastest Journey

12 h 37 m

Average

14 h 27 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

801 km

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.

Deutsche Bahn
05:39AMAachen12h37 06:16PMBologna
0 transfers
1001One-way
Deutsche Bahn
04:51AMAachen14h25 07:16PMBologna
0 transfers
471One-way
Deutsche Bahn
08:51PMAachen16h19 01:10PMBologna
0 transfers
791One-way

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Overview: Train from Aachen to Bologna

distanceDistance497 miles (801 km)
durationAverage train duration12 h 37 min
priceAverage train ticket price$91 (€81)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche 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.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Aachen to Bologna trains

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets to Bologna from Aachen from $72 (€64) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular journey.

Deutsche Bahn

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.

  • Average Price: $72

Travel Tips: Trains from Aachen to Bologna

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FAQs

Travel between Aachen, Germany and Bologna, Italy by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Italy from Germany?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Italy from Aachen?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 result is required for quarantine release
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)

What are the safety rules to follow in Bologna, Italy?

All travelers in Italy must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

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

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Germany from Italy?

Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Bologna?

What are the requirements?

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

What are the safety rules to follow in Aachen, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

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.

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Aachen to Bologna to cost as little as $72 (€64)  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Aachen to Bologna train price to come in at an average of $91 (€81)  one way.
The Aachen to Bologna train distance is approximately 497 miles (801 km).
The Aachen to Bologna train duration is on average 12 h 37 min, which is to be expected when traveling 497 miles (801 km) from Aachen to Bologna. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

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.

For the best Aachen to Bologna train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Aachen to Bologna to compare what amenities they may offer.
The earliest train for this route departs from Aachen at 4: 51 AM. The last train leaves from Aachen at 9: 51 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Aachen to Bologna and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this route and save money. If you buy train tickets between Aachen and Bologna within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $91 (€81) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Aachen to Bologna a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Aachen Hbf is the most popular Aachen railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Aachen for your trip to Bologna.

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