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Overview: Train from Barcelona to Bologna

distanceDistance510 miles (822 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Barcelona to Bologna cover the 510 miles (822 km) long journey taking on average 24 h 54 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Bologna Centrale.

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FAQs

Is travel by train currently allowed from Barcelona, Spain to Bologna, Italy?

Travel between Barcelona, Spain and Bologna, Italy by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Italy from Spain?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 48 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) 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 1/27/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Bologna from Barcelona as this information can change.

Are there restrictions on returning to Spain from Italy by train?

The restriction level for your return train to Barcelona, Spain from Bologna is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Barcelona from Bologna restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

What are the safety rules to follow in Barcelona, Spain?

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

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 1/27/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Barcelona from Bologna closer to your date of departure here here.

How far is Bologna from Barcelona by train?

The Barcelona to Bologna train distance is approximately 510 miles (822 km).

What is the Barcelona to Bologna train travel time?

The Barcelona to Bologna train duration is on average 24 h 54 min, which is to be expected when traveling 510 miles (822 km) from Barcelona to Bologna. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

What is the departure train station in Barcelona and arrival train station in Bologna?

There are a few train stations in Barcelona to start your trip from including Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Passeig De Gracia and Barcelona Estació De França. In Bologna you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Bologna Centrale and Bologna Borgo Panigale.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants   and arrive in Bologna Centrale.

Where is the train station in Barcelona to go to Bologna? Where is the train station in Bologna located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Barcelona Sants, located approximately 1.2 miles (1.9 km) from the city center of Barcelona. The most popular arrival train station in Bologna, called Bologna Centrale, is located around 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away from its city center.

How many train services per day are there from Barcelona to Bologna?

The average number of trains departing Barcelona for Bologna is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Bologna
Barcelona Sants is the most popular Barcelona 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 Barcelona for your trip to Bologna.
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Public transit options for Barcelona Sants
Metro lines: L3, L5
Bus lines: A1, A2
Train lines: AVE, Alvia, Euromed, Talgo, Trenhotel, TGV, Avant, Intercity, R1, R2, R2 Nord, R2 Sud, R3, R4, RG1, R11, R12, R13, R14, R15, R16, R17