Bologna Centrale to Cologne Hbf train

Cheap train tickets from Bologna Centrale to Cologne Hbf

Showing times and prices for Aug 19

Cheapest

150

Average

150

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
09:52AMBologna Centrale12h14 10:06PMCologne Hbf
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1501One-way

Train schedule from Bologna Centrale to Cologne Hbf

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Fastest train times from Bologna Centrale to Cologne Hbf

Showing times and prices for Aug 19

Fastest Journey

12 h 14 m

Average

12 h 14 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

787 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Bologna Centrale for Cologne Hbf every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
09:52AMBologna Centrale12h14 10:06PMCologne Hbf
0 transfers
1501One-way

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Overview: Train from Bologna Centrale to Cologne Hbf

distanceDistance487 miles (786 km)
durationAverage train duration14 h 13 min
priceAverage train ticket price$93 (€87)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesItaloTreno

Trains from Bologna Centrale to Cologne Hbf cover the 487 miles (786 km) long trip taking on average 14 h 13 min with our travel partners like ItaloTreno. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $93 (€87), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $54 (€50). Travelers depart most frequently from Bologna Centrale and arrive in Köln Hbf.

Train companies: Italo from Bologna Centrale to Cologne Hbf trains

You can travel by train to Cologne Hbf from Bologna Centrale with Italo for as low as $54 (€50). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

Italo

Italo is a brand of high-speed trains from the Italian train company Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori (NTV) offering regular services to popular cities around Italy, such as Rome, Naples, Florence and Milan. Among its fleet of trains are the Italo AGV 575, the premier high-speed service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), and the Italo EVO, an eco-friendly train that can reach speeds up to 150 mph (250 km/h). You can choose from the following Italo ticket types when purchasing tickets between Bologna Centrale and Cologne Hbf: Low Cost, Economy, and Flex. Italo offers four different class options: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Standard services in all Italo trains include bathrooms, free WiFi, power outlets, reclining leather seats, footrests, snack machines and Italo Live (free onboard entertainment featuring a selection of films, music and games). While some amenities may differ based on the class option booked, each train car is modernly equipped with a high level of comfort.

Italo from Bologna Centrale to Cologne Hbf train information:

  • Average Duration: 13 h 16 min
  • Italo frequency: 2 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Bologna Centrale to Cologne Hbf

Travel by train to Cologne Hbf 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 Bologna Centrale to Cologne Hbf.
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Travel between Bologna Centrale, Italy and Cologne Hbf, Germany by train is: Fully open.

Can I enter Germany from Italy?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

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

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Cologne Hbf, Germany?

All travelers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 8/8/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Bologna Centrale to Cologne Hbf as this information can change.

The restriction level for your return train to Bologna Centrale, Italy from Cologne Hbf is: Fully open.

Is my return train into Bologna Centrale from Cologne Hbf restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Italy from Cologne Hbf?

Conditions of reentry:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

The government of Italy 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 7/28/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Bologna Centrale from Cologne Hbf closer to your date of departure here here.

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Bologna Centrale to Cologne Hbf trains for as little as $54 (€50)  in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Bologna Centrale to Cologne Hbf train to cost on average $93 (€87)  one way.
The train distance from Bologna Centrale to Cologne Hbf is around 487 miles (786 km).
The train time between Bologna Centrale and Cologne Hbf is on average 14 h 13 min  for the 487 miles (786 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Cologne Hbf from Bologna Centrale by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Bologna Centrale   and arriving in Köln Hbf.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Bologna Centrale, located approximately 1.6 miles (2.5 km) from the city center of Bologna Centrale. The most popular arrival train station in Cologne Hbf, called Köln Hbf, is located around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from its city center.

If you're looking for trains from Bologna Centrale to Cologne Hbf, you can rely on ItaloTreno to get you to Cologne Hbf. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Bologna Centrale to Cologne Hbf journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there is 1 train a day from Bologna Centrale to Cologne Hbf. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train for this journey departs from Bologna Centrale at 5: 45 AM. The last train leaves from Bologna Centrale at 1: 50 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Bologna Centrale to Cologne Hbf and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
If you book the Bologna Centrale to Cologne Hbf train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $93 (€87). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Bologna Centrale and Cologne Hbf. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Trains departing from Bologna Centrale

Distance from Bologna Centrale to city center
Distance from Bologna Centrale to city center
1.6 miles (2.5 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 00 - 21: 00
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: 21, 25, 30, 36, 61, 62, 77, BLQ
Monorail lines: Marconi Express
Train lines: FR, FA, FB, IC, ICN, R, Italo, ÖBB EC, EN
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Bologna Airport
6 miles (9 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The Marconi Express monorail goes from the train station to the airport every 10 minutes. The journey takes about 15 minutes total.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi.
ATM
ATM
ATM is located in the main hall.
Lockers
Lockers
Luggage facility, open daily from 07: 00 to 22: 00, is located in front of binario 7 Ovest (Track 7 West).
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 477 Parking Pricing: €1. 50 per hour | €9. 00 from 05: 30 to 20: 00 | €5. 00 from 20: 00 to 05: 30
Dining
Dining
Burger King | A Cafè | VyTA Boulangerie | Venchi | Scambio | Juice Bar | KFC | Dispensa Emilia | Lavazza | Mokà | & more
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
SIXT
Information Desk
Information Desk
Customer service center is on the ground floor and open every day from 06: 30 to 23: 00.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Accessible facilities including barrier-free restrooms, elevators and ramps. Sala Blu mobility assistance available from 07: 45 to 22: 30 with advanced one-hour notice.

Trains arriving to Cologne Hbf

Distance from Cologne Hbf to city center
Distance from Cologne Hbf to city center
1.7 km
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sat - Sun: 07: 00 - 21: 00
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
U-Bahn lines: U5, U16, U18
S-Bahn lines: S6, S11, S12, S19
Bus lines: 172, 173
Train lines: ICE, IC, EC, FLX, RE, RB
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Cologne/Bonn Airport
9 miles (15 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
Take the S19 train for 14 minutes to reach the airport from the station.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi for 30 minutes only.
ATM
ATM
There are various ATMs around the station.
Lockers
Lockers
There are luggage lockers in the station.
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 410 (including handicapped parking spaces) Parking Pricing: €1. 80 per hour | €18. 00 per day
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Asiagourmet | Coffee Fellows | dean&david | Dunkin' Donuts | KFC | McDonald's | Pizza Hut | Nordsee | Starbucks | Schweinske | & more
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Avis | Europcar | SIXT
Information Desk
Information Desk
One near the departure/arrival board and another near the escalators close to Platforms 4 and 5.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Wheelchair accessible & mobility assistance staff. Contact the Mobility Service Centre at +49 3065212888 or [email protected] Com.

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