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Overview: Train from Bologna to Budapest

distanceDistance422 miles (681 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Bologna to Budapest cover the 422 miles (681 km) long trip taking on average 13 h 17 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Bologna Centrale and arrive in Budapest-Déli.

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Trains from Bologna to Budapest
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FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train to Budapest from Bologna?

Travel by train between Bologna, Italy and Budapest, Hungary is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Budapest 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 Hungary from Bologna?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

What are the safety rules to follow in Budapest, Hungary?

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

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

The above information was last checked on 12/7/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Budapest from Bologna closer to your date of departure here

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Bologna, Italy from Budapest, Hungary?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Budapest to Bologna is: Partially open

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

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

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

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 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?

The government of Italy 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 12/7/21. 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 Bologna from Budapest here.

How far is Budapest from Bologna by train?
The distance between Bologna and Budapest by train is approximately 422 miles (681 km).
What is the Bologna to Budapest train travel time?
On average the Bologna to Budapest train time is 13 h 17 min  covering the 422 miles (681 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
Which train station from Bologna to Budapest do I depart from? Which Budapest train station from Bologna do I arrive in?

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Bologna Centrale   and arrive in Budapest-Déli.

Where is the train station in Bologna? Where is the train station in Budapest?

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Bologna Centrale and need to travel around 0.9 miles (1.4 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Budapest most often arrive at Budapest-Déli and need to travel around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from this train station to the city center.

How many trains are there from Bologna to Budapest a day?
On average, there is 1 train a day from Bologna to Budapest. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bologna
Budapest
The major railway station for departures from Bologna is Bologna Centrale. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Bologna Centrale for your journey to Budapest from Bologna.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+39 892021
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 00 - 21: 00
Public transit options for Bologna Centrale
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