The cheapest trains from Berlin to Bologna

Showing times and prices for Sep 24

Cheapest

$137

Average

$146

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.

The average ticket from Berlin to Bologna will cost around $ 146 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 137.

Cheapest
08:30AMBerlin Hbf11h46 08:16PMBologna Centrale
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$1371One-way
2nd Cheapest
04:30AMBerlin Hbf11h49 04:19PMBologna Centrale
1 changes
$1551One-way

Timetable Berlin to Bologna

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04:30AMBerlin Hbf11h49 04:19PMBologna Centrale
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08:30AMBerlin Hbf11h46 08:16PMBologna Centrale
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Thu
Sep 23
$124Deutsche Bahn
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Fri
Sep 24
$137Deutsche Bahn
$63Flixbus
$168Eurowings
Sat
Sep 25
$75Deutsche Bahn
$81Flixbus
$75Malta Air
Sun
Sep 26
$99Deutsche Bahn
$76Flixbus
$270KLM
Mon
Sep 27
$58Deutsche Bahn
$63STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$168Eurowings
Tue
Sep 28
$58Deutsche Bahn
$92Flixbus
$324KLM
Wed
Sep 29
$58Deutsche Bahn
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$118Malta Air
Thu
Sep 30
$75Deutsche Bahn
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$324KLM
Fri
Oct 1
$124Deutsche Bahn
$70Flixbus
$129Malta Air
Sat
Oct 2
$87Deutsche Bahn
$67Flixbus
$75Malta Air
Sun
Oct 3
$87Deutsche Bahn
$70Flixbus
$101Malta Air
Mon
Oct 4
$58Deutsche Bahn
$58Flixbus
$87Malta Air
Tue
Oct 5
$58Deutsche Bahn
$92Flixbus
$168Eurowings
Wed
Oct 6
$58Deutsche Bahn
$106Flixbus
$40Malta Air
Thu
Oct 7
$58Deutsche Bahn
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$193Eurowings
Fri
Oct 8
$99Deutsche Bahn
$63STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$137Malta Air
Sat
Oct 9
$71Deutsche Bahn
$67Flixbus
$199Malta Air
Sun
Oct 10
$75Deutsche Bahn
$57Flixbus
$118Malta Air
Mon
Oct 11
$75Deutsche Bahn
$57Flixbus
$137Malta Air
Tue
Oct 12
$58Deutsche Bahn
$92Flixbus
$123KLM
Wed
Oct 13
$58Deutsche Bahn
$75Flixbus
$61Malta Air

The fastest trains from Berlin to Bologna

Showing times and prices for Sep 24

Fastest Journey

11 h 46 m

Average

11 h 47 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

906 km

It's difficult to get from Berlin to Bologna without transferring at least once.

Fastest
08:30AMBerlin Hbf11h46 08:16PMBologna Centrale
1 changes
$1371One-way
2nd Fastest
04:30AMBerlin Hbf11h49 04:19PMBologna Centrale
1 changes
$1551One-way

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Train Information to Bologna from Berlin

distanceDistance561 miles (905 km)
durationAverage train duration11 h 49 min
priceAverage train ticket price$87 (€70)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Berlin to Bologna cover the 561 miles (905 km) long trip taking on average 11 h 49 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $87 (€70), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $58 (€47). Travelers depart most frequently from Berlin Hbf and arrive in Bologna Centrale.

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Deutsche Bahn trains from Berlin to Bologna

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Berlin to Bologna from $58 (€47) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient trip.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) trains take you between Berlin and Bologna in comfort. Find the DB train schedule for your route between Berlin and Bologna on Omio and book cheap DB tickets online. The distance between Berlin and Bologna is 561 miles (905 km) by DB and prices for a Deutsche Bahn ticket between Berlin and Bologna start at $58 (€47).

Deutsche Bahn is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international train journeys every day. DB is well-known for its wide range of ticket types, savings offers such as the Super Saver fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use at Omio.

Travel on different types of DB trains, including 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 needed to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Please follow the recommendations outlined by Deutsche Bahn when booking your train tickets between Berlin and Bologna due to the coronavirus:

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended


Deutsche Bahn trains from Berlin to Bologna

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Deutsche Bahn is the main railroad company in Germany. On average, about 40,000 train journeys are made in Germany every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types—make savings with offers such as the Sparpreis ticket or apply discount cards with the BahnCard. Check whether you can also use them on the DB route from Berlin to Bologna. You can find information on ticket cancelation in our Help Center.

DB has different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its railroads, which differ in terms of comfort and travel time. While restrooms, for example, are part of the standard equipment, other offers such as an on-board restaurant or Wi-Fi access are only available on certain trains. With Omio you can easily check the Deutsche Bahn timetable for your journey from Berlin to Bologna and book cheap DB tickets. More information on rail travel in Germany and Europe.


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Trains from Berlin to Bologna
Travel by train to Bologna easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Berlin to Bologna.
FAQs
Is cross-border travel by train between Berlin, Germany and Bologna, Italy allowed?

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

What is the status of international entry into Italy from Germany?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Italy from Berlin?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

When traveling in Italy, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/22/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Bologna from Berlin before traveling.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Berlin, Germany from Bologna, Italy?

Return travel from Italy to Germany is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Berlin from Bologna?

Entry into 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?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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

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

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

Last checked on 9/22/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Berlin from Bologna.

What is the price of the cheapest train from Berlin to Bologna?
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Berlin and Bologna for the next 7 days starting from $58 (€47)  one way.
How much is the train to Bologna from Berlin on average?
The train price between Berlin and Bologna is on average $87 (€70)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
How many miles is it from Berlin to Bologna by train?
The distance from Berlin to Bologna by train is approximately 561 miles (905 km).
How long is a train between Berlin and Bologna on average?
On average the Berlin to Bologna train travel time is 11 h 49 min  for the 561 miles (905 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What station does the train from Berlin to Bologna depart from? Which Bologna train station do I come into from Berlin?

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Berlin Hbf   and arrive in Bologna Centrale.

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

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Berlin Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center of Berlin.

The most popular arrival train station, Bologna Centrale, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of Bologna.

Which train providers can take me to Bologna from Berlin?
For the best Berlin to Bologna train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Bologna from Berlin to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many train services per day are there to Bologna from Berlin?
The average number of trains departing Berlin for Bologna is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When is the earliest train from Berlin to Bologna? When is the last train from Berlin to Bologna?
You can take the first train from Berlin to Bologna at 6: 30 AM. The last train from Berlin to Bologna that you can take departs at 8: 29 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Berlin to Bologna schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
How early should I buy Berlin to Bologna train tickets to get the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Berlin to Bologna is on average $87 (€70) if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets between Berlin and Bologna available a few months in advance.
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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Berlin
Bologna
Berlin Ostbahnhof
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